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Buchanan County booking activity 4/20/2015

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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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Mom pleads guilty to malnutrition death of baby

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A St Joseph woman pleaded guilty Monday to charges of child abuse or neglect in connection with what law enforcement …Read More

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Area trooper one of 15 honored for lifesaving efforts

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Recognition was given to one area trooper for his efforts to rescue a woman who drove into floodwaters last fall. …Read More

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Child sex abuser pleads guilty

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A man charged with dozens of sex offenses agreed to a plea bargain Monday, pleading guilty to three of the …Read More

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Cameron inmate dies in custody

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An inmate at the Western Missouri Correctional Center in Cameron has died in custody. In a news release, the Missouri …Read More

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Victims’ Rights to be addressed during Platte County breakfast

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The Platte County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office is tackling the issue of Victims’ Rights with a breakfast. The Prosecuting Attorney’s office …Read More

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Garfield Bridge replacement project could be completed ahead of schedule

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Demolition of a bridge almost 100-years-old is underway in St. Joseph “We should be done with demolition probably within the next …Read More

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The “Wizard of Oz on Ice” to be presented by St. Joseph figure skaters

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St. Joseph figure skaters are gearing up for performances of the “Wizard of Oz on Ice.” The St. Joseph Figure Skating Club …Read More

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(Update) Delayed start on I-29 Bridge project

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(Update:) Delays in materials deliveries prompted crews to put off the start of this project until Tuesday, April, 21. PLATTE …Read More

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Buchanan County booking activity 4/20/2015

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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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Volquez leads KC to 7-1 win over Twins in series opener

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Edinson Volquez is quickly proving his breakthrough season of a year ago was no fluke. …Read More

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MWSU women sixth, men ninth after first day of MIAA golf championship

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LAWRENCE, Kan. – The Missouri Western women’s golf team is in sixth place after the first round of the MIAA …Read More

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Griffon men’s basketball signs three for 2015-2016 season

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ST. JOSEPH – Missouri Western men’s basketball head coach Brett Weiberg has announced the signing of three student-athletes for the …Read More

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Northwest Missouri State sweeps weekly MIAA tennis honors

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Northwest Missouri State University tennis student-athletes Aniek Kolen and Fin Glowick were each named MIAA Tennis …Read More

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KU hires former Emporia State coach Brandon Schneider as women’s basketball coach

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LAWRENCE, Kan. – Brandon Schneider, who has led Stephen F. Austin women’s basketball to the 2014 and 2015 Southland Conference …Read More

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Sunday’s Royals game shatters ratings records for FSKC

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Television ratings from the Kansas City Royals game against Oakland Sunday shattered the records for FOX Sports Kansas City. The …Read More

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Royals overcome five ejections to beat Athletics 4-2

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — After Oakland and Kansas City cleared the benches for the third straight game and five …Read More

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Missouri Western tennis comes up short at Central Oklahoma

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EDMOND, Okla. – The Missouri Western women’s tennis team fell to Central Oklahoma 5-4 after returning to action on Sunday …Read More

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St. Louis finishes off three-game sweep of Cincinnati

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ST. LOUIS (AP) — Two on and two out in the eighth inning with the heart of the Cincinnati Reds …Read More

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Ventura ejected, Kansas City gets blanked by A’s

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Josh Reddick rounded the bases after his three-run homer, celebrated in Oakland’s dugout for just …Read More

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Former state lawmaker gets 18 months for defrauding Kansas bank

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A former Kansas state legislator was sentenced Monday to 18 months in federal prison for defrauding Farmers and Merchants Bank …Read More

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Initial appearance scheduled for suspect in Fort Riley bombing plot

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A 20-year-old Topeka man is scheduled to appear in a federal courtroom Tuesday on charges stemming from his alleged plot …Read More

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Medical marijuana activist in Kansas could face charges

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WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A medical marijuana advocate has lost custody of her 11-year-old son at least temporarily and could …Read More

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Kansas property owner sentenced for violating Clean Water Act

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TOPEKA, KAN. – A man who owns property in Jackson County, Kan., was sentenced Friday for violating the federal Clean …Read More

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Abuse is main reason Kansas removes children from homes

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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Abuse and neglect is the main reason the state of Kansas is removing children from homes, …Read More

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Affordable Care Act contractor logs 13,000 hours in overtime

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Wentzville, Mo. (AP) — Documents show a Wentzville processing facility for Affordable Care Act applications logged more than 13,000 hours …Read More

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Missouri man accused of burning girl with nightlight bulb

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TROY, Mo. (AP) — An eastern Missouri man is accused of felony child abuse after police say he burned his …Read More

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Triumph is hiring

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Maintenance: Triumph Foods, LLC (Triumph) is a leader in the Pork Industry, and is recognized as a top exporter of …Read More

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NOAA proposes to take most humpback whales off endangered list

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HONOLULU (AP) — The federal government is proposing removing most of the world’s humpback whale population from the endangered species …Read More

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Kraft Mac & Cheese shedding the dyes

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NEW YORK (AP) — This is the last year that the original version of Kraft Mac & Cheese sold in …Read More

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