Category: News

The City of Tarkio Board of Aldermen held a public hearing and meeting on Tuesday, June 14, 2016, at 5:30 p.m. at Tarkio City Hall. Visitors present for the meeting were Teresa Smith, Jerry James, and Courtney Tetley. City employees…

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced that the nomination period for farmers and ranchers to serve on local Farm Service Agency (FSA) county committees begins Wednesday, June 15, 2016. “Through the county committees, farmers and ranchers have a voice.…

The Bi-Annual Nelson Family Reunion will be held at 12 noon on Sunday, June 26, 2016, at the Tarkio Community Building. Nels and Mary Laumann Nelson descendants and their families are invited to attend.
Nola Zoe Bruce

Sasha and Ronnie Bruce of Westboro, Missouri, are pleased to announce the birth of their baby girl, Nola Zoe Bruce. Nola was born at Community Hospital-Fairfax in Fairfax, Missouri, at 6:59 a.m. on Thursday, June 9, 2016. She weighed eight…
Tarkio Rehab partners with Rehab Care

THE REHAB/THERAPY ROOM – At Tarkio Rehabilitation and Health Care was recently updated by Lisa England, Care Coordinator of Therapy at Tarkio Rehab. (Photo By Lisa England) Tarkio Rehab has partnered with Rehab Care to provide the Pathway to Home…

Sixty is a Serious Number Even the most mathematically obtuse among us cannot avoid some numbers. For instance: April 15 when the taxman takes his pound of flesh. December 25, Christmas and December 31, New Year’s, which come around every…

Improvements are being made to the Tarkio Elementary playground. During the work, there is to be NO ACTIVITY ON THE GROUNDS. Please keep your children away from the area. The Kids’ Korner playground, located on the east side of the…

The Second Harvest Food Bank of St. Joseph, Missouri, the Tarkio/Westboro Ministerial Alliance, and the West Nodaway Minister­ial Alliance has created a “No Hunger Summer” program in Tarkio and Burlington Junction, Missouri. This program will provide free meals for children…

In celebration of Holt County’s 175th anniversary the five museums located in the county are hosting a museum tour at each location on Sunday, June 26, 2016. The museums, located in Maitland, Oregon, Forest City, Fortescue and Mound City, will…
Storytime at the Tarkio Library

LANDRY HURST, LEFT – Listens to Bob Austin read a story at the Tarkio Library on Monday, June 20, 2016. Bob is volunteering his time to read to children through the month of June on Monday and Friday mornings at…