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Platte County Provides Best Quality of Life in Missouri

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation sites access to exercise opportunities and healthy environment as key factors PLATTE CITY, Mo. — Platte County ranked #1 out of 115 counties in Missouri for quality of life in a new report from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. Platte ranked second highest for health factors. …

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Food and Mood: A Direct Connection

Everyone has heard the expression, “You are what you eat.” Becky Franklin adds another emphasis: You act and feel like you eat. Older Adult Educator for Tri-County Mental Health Services, Franklin travels throughout Clay, Platte and Ray counties to share advice for older adults and their caregivers. On a recent …

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Text to 9-1-1 now available in Kansas City region

In emergency situations, “Call if you can, text if you can’t.” All emergency dispatch centers in the Kansas City metro area’s Regional 9-1-1 System can now receive and respond to text messages. Text to 9-1-1 service can provide a lifesaving option for people in situations where they cannot speak safely …

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This is a submitted press release from the Rob Willard campaign. Rob Willard announces he is running for re-election as Platte County Treasurer.  Willard, elected in 2012, seeks a second four-year term.  In a statement released to supporters, the incumbent highlighted the successes of his first three years in office. …

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