According to city staff, the Excelsior Springs City Council postponed its vote regarding the proposed water rate increase to the second of its July meetings.
Inspired by a flag in Excelsior Springs, a man created a painting representing hope and patriotism, for a nation on the brink of World War II.
The Excelsior Springs Historic Commission recently announced the creation of the Excelsior Springs Historic Preservation Awards Program to “celebrate the outstanding preservation projects that are recently and substantially completed in the City’s historic districts.
Residents of Excelsior Springs presented their concerns over the City’s proposed water rate increase to the Excelsior Springs City Council in their Monday evening meeting.
A marker for Johnnie Owen Duncan lies amid his Duncan ancestors in the Turner-Siegel Cemetery in rural Excelsior Springs. His body, however, found its final resting place in the English Channel on April 28, 1944, during a training exercise in preparation for D-Day.
Getting help fast is a key to surviving major medical emergencies, including traumas with serious injuries, stroke and heart attack. The state of Missouri’s Time Critical Diagnosis System brings together the 911 response system, ambulance services and hospitals to ensure patients receive the…
One Waterfest performer comes to Excelsior from street performing by way of the Emmy winning dance competition, So You Think You Can Dance.
The Excelsior Springs City Council will hear a proposed almost 40% increase to water rates during their June 17 meeting.
The day after an EF2 tornado tore through portions of Excelsior Springs, neighbor started helping neighbor, bringing the community together to help those impacted.
After learning of the closure of the Excelsior Springs Hospital long-term residential homes, residents prepare for a future in a new home.
Gov. Mike Parson has ordered the lighting of the Missouri State Capitol dome and the Law Enforcement Memorial in the Capitol’s north plaza to shine blue beginning Friday evening in honor of the state’s law enforcement officers who died in the line of duty.
ORLANDO, Florida – The National Corn Growers Association, American Soybean Association, National Association of Wheat Growers and National Sorghum Producers announced their support for the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement, or USMCA, formerly called NAFTA.
WASHINGTON – U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Food and Drug Administration agreed to jointly oversee the production of human food products derived from the cells of livestock and poultry.
WASHINGTON –A new study released by the U.S. Department of Agriculture found greenhouse gas emissions from corn-based ethanol are about 39 percent lower than gasoline.
At approximately 8:50 a.m. on April 26, the Missouri State Highway Patrol responded to Hide-A-Way Lakes just south of Polo, and recovered the body of a white male.
Kearney native and life-long Clay County resident Doug Ervin (R-Kearney) announced his candidacy for Clay County Eastern Commissioner Wednesday.
Monday April 1, 2019, 9:42 AMExcelsior Springs Police DepartmentAdvisory: South Kansas City Avenue will be closed between Concourse Avenue and South Street daily from 9 a.m. - 6 p.m., April 25 - May 3
House Bill 762, a bill that recently passed out of the Missouri House of Representatives, would make it easier for Missouri residents to see the detailed financial information of their city government.
Many Clay County homeowners recently received notices of a change in their property valuations, increasing concern and confusion over property taxes.
The Missouri Department of Transportation, Kansas City District Office will host a recruiting event in an effort to hire at least 40 new Full-Time Highway Maintenance Workers. The event will be held from 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Thursday, April 18 at Morning Star’s Youth & Family Outreach and Care…
The Missouri State Auditor released an audit Tuesday detailing uncertainty and confusion related to the state's individual income tax withholding tables. The report found changes made to withholdings in January 2019 were done unlawfully and will result in over-withholding for the majority of…
Throughout the local election coverage, The Standard published profiles on each city council candidate, including (listed in the order they appear on the ballot) Brent McElwee, Thomas Shue and Carl Harper.
Monday April 1, 2019, 9:42 AMExcelsior Springs Police DepartmentAdvisory: Ameren will be doing pole inspections with a drone this week in Ex Springs. Ameren vehicle will be present.
On Saturday, residents of Wood Heights will have the opportunity to learn more about the candidates and issues appearing on their April 2 ballot.