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Road Work for Northwest Missouri, April 27 – May 3

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ST. JOSEPH, Mo. – The following is a listing of general highway maintenance and construction work in the Northwest Missouri …Read More

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Authorities identify man pulled from river, murder investigation underway

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The Buchanan County Sheriff’s Department has identified the body of a man pulled from the Platte River Saturday evening as …Read More

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Authorities investigating death of man pulled from river

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The Buchanan County Sheriff’s Dept. is investigating the death of a man after his body was pulled from the river. …Read More

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Local woman wins “Spirit Award” for singing contributions

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A St. Joseph woman has been recognized for her contributions in singing. Dr. Leslie Galbreath has won the Sweet Adeline …Read More

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Wings over Weston to take look at area birds

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Weston, Mo. – Birds, such a simple word for creatures that fly, sing, strut and swim with amazing variety. Their …Read More

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Ancient artifacts to grace visitors at Northwest

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MARYVILLE, Mo. – A new feature that is tens of millions years old now greets students, faculty and visitors entering …Read More

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Western Opera taking the stage with ‘La Tragédie de Carmen’

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The Opera Workshop at Missouri Western State University is presenting “La Tragédie de Carmen.” It’s a 90-minute version of Bizet’s famous …Read More

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Bowling alleys in St. Joseph are giving kids free summer options

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Several area bowling alleys are kicking off summer programs to give kids more affordable activities. Belt Bowl and Olympia Lanes …Read More

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Northwest professor receives award from Gov. Nixon

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MARYVILLE, Mo. – Dr. Sue Myllykangas, associate professor of recreation in Northwest Missouri State University’s Department of Health and Human …Read More

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Arbor Day celebrated by Oak Grove Elementary School

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Students at Oak Grove Elementary got a chance to celebrate Arbor Day with the planting of a tree. In honor …Read More

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Griffons earn home series against Washburn to open MIAA Tournament

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ST. JOSEPH – After winning 10 of its final 13 games of the regular season, the Missouri Western baseball team …Read More

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Kansas City drops two games to White Sox Sunday

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CHICAGO (AP) — David Robertson threw the first pitch of the afternoon and the last one. And the Chicago White …Read More

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Western softball gets No. 4 seed in MIAA Tournament; open with Northwest

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ST. JOSEPH – The Missouri Western softball team has landed the fourth seed in the MIAA Tournament after finishing the …Read More

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Bearcat softball ends regular season with sweep of Washburn

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The Northwest Missouri State softball team picked up a pair of victories in the regular season finale against Washburn Sunday …Read More

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No. 14 Mizzou gets swept at 8th-ranked Vanderbilt

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. – No. 14 Mizzou baseball dropped its series finale at No. 8 Vanderbilt on Sunday at Hawkins Field. …Read More

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Cardinals drop series finale at Milwaukee 6-3

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MILWAUKEE (AP) — Adam Lind’s homer gave a quick boost to the Brewers’ struggling hitters. The runs that Mike Fiers …Read More

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Northwest men’s tennis wins MIAA Tournament Championship

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The Northwest Missouri State University men’s tennis team claimed the 2015 MIAA Tournament Championship on Sunday with a 5-0 victory …Read More

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Western to poll board of Governors over Spratt Stadium

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Missouri Western sent out a public notification Friday afternoon regarding the polling of its Board of Governors on renovation to …Read More

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Griffon softball gets swept at home by No. 20 Emporia State

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ST. JOSEPH – The Missouri Western softball team had its offense stymied in a doubleheader sweep at the hands of …Read More

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No. 14 Missouri loses Saturday at 8th-ranked Vanderbilt 12-2

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. – No. 14 Mizzou baseball dropped game two of its series at No. 8 Vanderbilt, 12-2, on Saturday …Read More

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Salad techniques tackled by St. Joseph restaurant owner

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A Summer Salad course will be held in St. Joseph to talk about new techniques using what’s in the garden, …Read More

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Famed musician Melissa Etheridge finds ancestor with a Missouri connection

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By Kyle Loethen (Missourinet) – A rock singer and songwriter’s look into her family history has brought her to eastern Missouri’s …Read More

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Conservation Commissioner Marilynn Bradford (left) presented June Glaser with a copy of the photo and information honoring her husband Ed Glaser as the 41st inductee into the Missouri Conservation Hall of Fame.  (Photo courtesy MDC)

MDC honors Missouri man for contributions to conservation efforts

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JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) recently honored the late Edwin “Ed” Glaser as the 41st …Read More

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No. 19 Northwest defeats Lindenwood to advance to MIAA men’s title championship

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The No. 19 ranked Northwest Missouri State men’s tennis team beat Lindenwood University, 5-0, on Saturday in the semifinal round …Read More

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St. Louis beats Milwaukee after Wainwright leaves with injury

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MILWAUKEE (AP) — St. Louis lost ace Adam Wainwright to an ankle injury, and then got a boost from Mitch …Read More

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Seven players disciplined for Royals-White Sox brawl

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CHICAGO (AP) — The Kansas City Royals and Chicago White Sox each lost Saturday without playing a game. Four members …Read More

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Bearcat women’s tennis falls to SBU in MIAA semifinals

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The Northwest Missouri State University women’s tennis team fell to Southwest Baptist on Saturday afternoon in the MIAA semifinals, 5-3, …Read More

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Missouri House OKs allowing aspiring doctors to retake exam

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JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Republican lawmaker who is an orthopedic surgeon says a measure moving forward in the …Read More

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