As news about the novel coronavirus continues to evolve, the News Tribune wants to ensure the community is up-to-date. Below are links to up-to-date local event announcements, business closings and changes, and news articles about COVID-19.
Announcements and Resources
Missouri Senate to consider COVID funding next week: The Missouri Senate will meet next week to consider a $1.3 billion COVID-19 spending bill, but the timeline for debating pandemic liability protections is not clear.
Black Friday shoppers turn out early: Despite the COVID-19 pandemic, the post-Thanksgiving tradition of waiting in line for stores to open early on Black Friday continued this year for some Central Missouri residents.
Miller County marks 41 COVID-19 deaths: Miller County has reported four residents' deaths related to COVID-19, bringing the county's total to 41.
Helias students to learn virtually for week after Thanksgiving: Helias Catholic High School students will participate in virtual learning from home next week following Thanksgiving break.