This is the first City Council meeting to be open to the public since the COVID-19 pandemic forced the Council to close the City Council meetings off from the public and live stream the meetings th
July 6, 2020: The Bates County Health Center has confirmed a new positive case of COVID-19 in Bates County.
After 32 years of dedicated service to Bates County Memorial Hospital, Carol Lewis retired on July 7, 2020. Carol began her employment in the Medical Records Department in 1988.
On Tuesday, June 30, the board of directors of Bates County Memorial Hospital recognized Jim Shade for 15 years of service on the board.
As the coronavirus pandemic continues, small businesses have reopened across the nation but certainty and optimism are a long way from being restored.