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National Weather Service Issues Flash Flood Watch

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The National Weather Service has issued a Flash Flood Watch for areas in Northwest Missouri and Northeast Kansas. FLASH FLOOD …Read More

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Buchanan County booking activity 5/22/2015

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Here’s the latest booking activity from the Buchanan County Jail. All persons included in this post are innocent of crimes …Read More

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Police search for man who attempted to rob woman at bus depot

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The St. Joseph Police Department is searching for a suspect who attempted to rob a woman at the city’s bus …Read More

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Man who planned to rape 13-year-old in Platte County sentenced to 10-years behind bars

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A man who arrived at a Platte County hotel with a plan to rape with a 13-year-old girl to the …Read More

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Buchanan County roads to remain closed through Memorial Day

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Roads closed off due to flooding earlier this with in Buchanan County will remain closed through the Memorial Day weekend. …Read More

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Dollar Tree to sell 330 Family Dollar stores

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NEW YORK (AP) — Dollar Tree says it expects to reach a deal in the coming days to sell about …Read More

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Ceramic exhibition features many forms of “Resistance”

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An art exhibit opens Friday night in downtown St Joseph that shows off many different forms of “resistance.” Dooley Lawrence …Read More

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Dog park grand opening Saturday

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Saturday is the grand opening and ribbon-cutting for the first off-leash dog park in Saint Joseph. Kappy Hodges of Friends of …Read More

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Bridges closure to impact 36 hwy in St. Joseph

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ST. JOSEPH, Mo. – Routine bridge maintenance will close two bridges over U.S. Route 36 in St. Joseph next week, …Read More

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Travel advisory issued for I-70 over Memorial Weekend

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JEFFERSON CITY – The Missouri Department of Transportation has issued a travel warning for motorists heading westbound on Interstate 70 …Read More

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Morales homers twice to lead Royals past Cardinals 5-0

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Kendrys Morales hit two home runs and had five RBIs, Chris Young gave up six …Read More

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Northwest’s Wichmann ties school record, finishes tenth at National Championships

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Northwest Missouri State’s Chloe Wichmann rallied for a tenth place finish in the heptathlon on day two at the 2015 …Read More

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Benton wins district baseball title; LeBlond loses to Lawson

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CLASS 4 DISTRICT 16 CHAMPIONSHIP @ MISSOURI WESTERN Benton 2 (9 innings) Maryville 1 CLASS 3 DISTRCIT 16 CHAMPIONSHIP @ …Read More

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Mizzou gets knocked out of SEC Tournament by Alabama

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HOOVER, Ala. – Alabama catcher Will Haynie hit a go-ahead solo homer in the bottom of the seventh inning as …Read More

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Benton graduate Warner wins Division II national title in hammer throw

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ALLENDALE, Mich. – Benton graduate and Central Missouri junior Heavin Warner won the national title in the hammer throw Thursday …Read More

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St. Louis gets two-hit as they lose series finale against Mets

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NEW YORK (AP) — Jacob deGrom was simply overpowering. Almost perfect, too. The reigning NL Rookie of the Year retired …Read More

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Nebraska blows late lead to Michigan State, eliminated from Big Ten Tourney

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Minneapolis – The No. 8 seed Nebraska baseball team (34-23) had a 7-3 lead heading into the bottom of the …Read More

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Missouri Western’s Gillaspy earns two All-American honors

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ST. JOSEPH – Missouri Western senior softball players Tiffany Gillaspy has been named to two All-America teams this week. The …Read More

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Royals beat Cincinnati 7-1 as Guthrie throws six scoreless innings

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Jeremy Guthrie pitched six shutout innings and the Kansas City Royals beat the Cincinnati Reds …Read More

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Tigers blow 6-2 lead and lose in 10 innings to Vandy in SEC Tournament

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HOOVER, Ala. – Vanderbilt scored four runs over the final four innings as it completed a 7-6 comeback win over …Read More

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Pardons granted, Missouri man serving life prison term for drug-related conviction gets chance at parole

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JEFFERSON CITY – Gov. Jay Nixon has granted pardons to three men and two women convicted of non-violent offenses. Each …Read More

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Missouri man sentenced to 55 years for dog expert’s slaying

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KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — A 52-year-old Missouri man is sentenced to more than 55 years for bludgeoning to death …Read More

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Man wanted in double homicide likely still in Sedalia area

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SEDALIA, Mo. (AP) — Police are focusing on the hometown of a man being sought in the deaths of his …Read More

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USDA files complaint over treatment of circus elephants

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ST. LOUIS (AP) — A company hired by Moolah Shriners to stage a circus in suburban St. Louis is accused …Read More

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Demilitarizing the cops: States retool police training

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BURIEN, Wash. (AP) — A campaign is underway in places around the U.S. to “demilitarize” the police and produce officers …Read More

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Court: FAA can allow cellphones during takeoff and landing

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WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal appeals court says aviation officials acted within their authority in clearing passengers to use cellphone …Read More

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Kansas Senate approves bill to bolster ‘webcam’ abortion ban

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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The Kansas Senate has approved a bill aimed at allowing the state to enforce a ban …Read More

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Kansas House balks at setting up alternative to foster care

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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas House members are uneasy about a proposal to allow parents to temporarily give up custody …Read More

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Mexican Nationals sentenced in Missouri Federal Court for selling false ID documents to illegal aliens

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Four Mexican nationals have been sentenced in federal court for their roles in a conspiracy that produced and sold thousands …Read More

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Police continue to search for Missouri man wanted in double homicide

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SEDALIA, Mo. (AP) — SWAT teams searched three Sedalia homes but didn’t find a man suspected of killing his former …Read More

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Missouri woman charged for allegedly using heroin while driving with a child

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ST. LOUIS (AP) — A Missouri woman is facing multiple charges after crashing on Interstate 55, allegedly with a syringe …Read More

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Obituaries for May 22

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Rosemary C. Anderson 1928-2015 Rosemary C. Anderson, 86, Maryville, Missouri passed away Tuesday, May 19, 2015. She was born September …Read More

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