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Start making your plans for Old Fashioned Saturday Night. The 32nd Annual event will be held on September 17. It starts at 5 p.m. Don’t miss the kids tractor pull. Registration begins at 5 p.m with the pull starting at…
Midwest Trophies open for business in Tarkio

Brad Mathers of Tarkio, Missouri, has moved his Midwest Trophies business from Burlington Junction, Missouri, to 417 Main Street, Tarkio, and the shop is now open for business. A grand opening is planned for later this month. Purchased from Scott…

Northwest Missouri State University football fans will be able to purchase their own piece of Bearcat Stadium turf this summer. The Department of Athletics will be selling 3×3 and 6×6 pieces of the recently removed turf. Fans can purchase an…

The Fairfax Queen Contest is one of the time-honored traditions of the Fairfax Fair. The contest will take place again this year on Friday, August 12, following the baby show in the Fairfax City Park. Any young lady going into…

Visitors to this year’s Missouri State Fair can help support the fight against hunger by participating in the fair’s sixth annual Missouri Farmers Care Food Drive on Tuesday, August 16. Youth will also be involved in raising awareness about hunger…

The deadline to submit changes for the 2016-2017 community calendar is this Friday, July 15, 2016. The calendar runs August to August to coincide with the school year. It contains birthdays, anniversaries and the school/sports activities. There is no charge…

July 13, 2006 Laurie Yocum began her duties as superintendent secretary for the Fairfax R-3 School District on July 5, 2006. She will also be the bookkeeper for the school district. Karen Burke has been hired to serve as the…

Plans for a “Royal Celebration” at the Fairfax Fair are in full swing. The 2016 Fairfax Fair will be held August 12 – 14 at the city park. To reserve booth space at the park during the Fairfax Fair, contact…