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Labor Day weekend weather

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Quiet conditions are expected today through most of Sunday, with highs in the upper 80s to lower 90s and mainly …Read More

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NWS: Flood WARNING

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FLOOD STATEMENT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL MO …The Flood Warning is cancelled for the following rivers in Missouri… …Read More

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Northeast Kansas woman convicted in death of 4-year-old

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HIAWATHA, Kan. (AP) — A northeast Kansas woman has been convicted in last year’s beating death of her boyfriend’s 4-year-old …Read More

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Rep. Jenkins’ completes annual northeast Kansas Ag tour

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TOPEKA, KAN.– This week, Congresswoman Lynn Jenkins (KS-02) held her annual Agriculture Tour in Northeast Kansas. The Congresswoman toured sites …Read More

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Double fatal accident remains under investigation

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OREGON- An investigation into a fatal Thursday afternoon accident in Holt County continues. The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported a …Read More

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Caldwell Co. man hospitalized after being ejected in accident

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CAMERON- A Missouri man was injured in an accident just after 9:30 p.m. on Thursday. The Missouri State Highway Patrol …Read More

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Check out the Labor Day weekend gas pump prices

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Need to fill up for the Labor Day weekend? Here are the latest gas pump prices around town. Area Average …Read More

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Sen. Blunt Discusses Executive Overreach With St. Joseph Job Creators & Community Leaders

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – As part of his efforts to meet with Missourians across the state concerned about the Obama Administration’s …Read More

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NWS: Flood WARNING

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FLOOD STATEMENT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL MO …The Flood Warning is cancelled for the following rivers in Missouri… …Read More

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JoeStock Music Festival Opens Friday

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The fifth annual JoeStock Music Festival opens Friday afternoon at Coleman Hawkins Park in downtown Saint Joseph. More than 33 musical …Read More

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Area High School Football Scores – Friday, August 29

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CITY Bishop LeBlond 48, Van Horn 27 Benton 21, Grain Valley 7 St. Joseph Christian 52, South Nodaway 0 Platte …Read More

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Royals drop series opener against Cleveland 6-1

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Once again, Carlos Santana was a huge hit in Kansas City. Santana, who homered five …Read More

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St. Louis lets late lead slip away against Cubs

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ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Chicago Cubs’ kids roughed up an All-Star reliever who has been close to untouchable. Rookies …Read More

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Chiefs drop final preseason game at Green Bay 34-14

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GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Mike McCarthy dreads this time of year. The Green Bay Packers’ roster must be trimmed …Read More

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Chen, Royals fall apart in 10th inning and lose to Minnesota

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Jordan Schafer tied a career high with four RBIs, including a two-run single in the …Read More

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Griffon women’s golf picked 6th, men 7th in preseason MIAA coaches polls

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The Missouri Wesern Women’s Golf team was picked sixth and the men seventh in the MIAA Preseason Coaches Polls. The …Read More

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Stewart to return to competition Sunday

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JENNA FRYER, AP Auto Racing Writer Tony Stewart will return to Sprint Cup competition Sunday night at Atlanta Motor Speedway, …Read More

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NFL increases penalties for domestic violence

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HOWARD FENDRICH, AP Pro Football Writer NEW YORK (AP) — NFL players will be subject to a six-week suspension for …Read More

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Chiefs’ bus involved in accident

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GRAND CHUTE, Wis. (AP) – Authorities say a bus taking the Kansas City Chiefs to their Wisconsin hotel was involved …Read More

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Royals scored six runs in eighth inning to rally past Minnesota

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Royals conjured up a little more late-game magic Wednesday night. This time, …Read More

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Research could make solar energy more attractive

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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — University researchers and utilities are conducting solar panel research that could make the energy source more …Read More

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Kansas City Man Sentenced to Life In Federal Drug Trafficking Case

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United States Attorney’s Office KANSAS CITY, KAN. - A Kansas City man was sentenced Thursday to life in prison in a …Read More

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Trading Post Listings 08/30/14

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Got something you want to buy? Something to sell? The Trading Post on 680 KFEQ is the place for you! …Read More

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Democrat taps into doubts about Kansas governor

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LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — A Democratic legislator still unknown to some Kansas voters is giving Republican Gov. Sam Brownback a …Read More

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Missouri seeks disaster declaration for Ferguson

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JEFFERSON CITY (AP) – Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon has asked federal officials to issue an economic-injury disaster declaration in St. …Read More

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Bruffett confirmed as KDADS chief

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By Andy Marso KHI News Service TOPEKA — Kari Bruffett was confirmed this week as secretary of the Kansas Department …Read More

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Obama on Labor Day: Don’t take rights for granted (VIDEO)

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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is asking Americans this Labor Day to think about the rights and benefits that …Read More

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Mo. Teacher evaluation changes coming to the your Nov. ballot

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JEFFERSON CITY (AP) – Missouri voters are likely to hear a lot about good teachers and local control in the …Read More

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New plan emerges for southeast Kansas casino

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PITTSBURG, Kan. (AP) — Efforts to develop a state-owned casino in southeast Kansas are getting off the ground with a …Read More

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New challenge for HealthCare.gov: Tax forms

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RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The federal agency that brought you the glitchy HealthCare.gov website has a massive …Read More

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Senators, candidates dismiss residency questions

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BILL BARROW, Associated Press CHARLES BABINGTON, Associated Press ATLANTA (AP) — Looking for advantages as they battle for Senate control, …Read More

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Obama to raise federal, military pay by 1 percent

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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is offering civilian federal workers and members of the military a 1 percent pay …Read More

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Huelskamp, Roberts & Moran Tour Future Home of NBAF

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MANHATTAN, KS – Today Representative Tim Huelskamp along with U.S. Senators Pat Roberts and Jerry Moran received a tour from …Read More

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Kansas taxes $4M less than expected in August

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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A new report says Kansas collected $4 million less in taxes than expected in August. The …Read More

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Altec is hiring a Maintenance Technician

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Maintenance Technician Altec Industries, Inc., a leading manufacturer of Digger Derrick and Aerial Devices for the utility industry, has 2nd …Read More

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Stalemate between insurer, hospital chain

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The contract between Blue Cross Blue Shield of Nebraska and Catholic Health Initiatives is set to …Read More

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