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Macayla Jo Armstrong

Mother sentenced for her infant son’s death

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A St. Joseph woman has been sentenced in connection with the death of her 7-month-old son. 23-year-old Macayla Jo Armstrong …Read More

Posted 16 hours ago | 13 Comments


Eight St. Joseph residents indicted for meth conspiracy

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Eight St. Joseph, Mo., residents are among 11 defendants who have been indicted by a federal grand jury for their …Read More

Posted 17 hours ago | 2 Comments

Terry Matson

November jury trial scheduled for child-sex allegations

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A St Joe man accused of having sex with a child under the age of six is scheduled for jury …Read More

Posted 18 hours ago | 6 Comments


Rain chances continue into Friday

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Thursday Night Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of …Read More

Posted 20 hours ago | No Comments

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National Military Heritage Museum operations in jeopardy

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ST. JOSEPH, Mo. (AP) — The board of the National Military Heritage Museum in St. Joseph has fired the museum’s …Read More

Posted 20 hours ago | 2 Comments


Road closure update for Northwest Missouri

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ST. JOSEPH, Mo. – Two additional routes reopened after being closed due to flooding, according to the Missouri Department of …Read More

Posted 21 hours ago | No Comments


Buchanan County booking activity 5/28/2015

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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

Posted 24 hours ago | No Comments

Senator Rob Schaaf

Senators sue to block stadium deal

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State Senator Rob Schaaf of St Joseph is among half a dozen lawmakers taking the Governor to task over a …Read More

Posted 1 day ago | 2 Comments

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St. Joseph teen crashes bike into vehicle

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A St. Joseph teenager escaped serious injury Wednesday afternoon after running her bicycle into the side of a moving vehicle. …Read More

Posted 2 days ago | 1 Comment

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Volunteers sought by Red Cross of Northwest Missouri

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The American Red Cross of Northwest Missouri is seeking volunteers to aid in disaster relief. The agency currently has nine …Read More

Posted 2 days ago | No Comments


St. Joseph uses seven-run sixth to cruise past Carroll 10-0

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The St. Joseph Mustangs improved to 2-0 Thursday night as they defeated the Carroll (IA) Merchants 10-0 inside Phil Welch …Read More

Posted 8 hours ago | No Comments


Big 12 Men’s Basketball Tournament stays in KC through 2020

College, Kansas, Kansas State, Sports

IRVING, Texas (AP) — The Big 12 is keeping its men’s basketball tournament in Kansas City through at least 2020, …Read More

Posted 9 hours ago | No Comments


Mizzou to play Arkansas on Thanksgiving Friday for second-straight year

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DESTIN, FLA.  – CBS Sports has selected a handful of Southeastern Conference football games for early television designation, and the …Read More

Posted 9 hours ago | No Comments


Mustangs open season with 7-4 win over Carroll

Sports, St. Joseph Mustangs

The St. Joseph Mustangs opened their 2015 season at home Wednesday night with a 7-4 victory over the Carroll (IA) …Read More

Posted 1 day ago | No Comments


Royals get sweep by Yankees for first time since 2007 in New York

Professional, Royals, Sports

NEW YORK (AP) — Alex Rodriguez checked off another age-old milestone in a comeback season that’s surpassing almost anyone’s expectations. …Read More

Posted 1 day ago | No Comments


St. Louis rallies in ninth to sweep Arizona

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ST. LOUIS (AP) — Jason Heyward shook off a critical error with a game-tying homer. Peter Bourjos’ legs did the …Read More

Posted 1 day ago | No Comments


Heart agrees to TV partnership with ESPN and Niles Media Group

Benedictine, College, Sports

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Heart of America Athletic Conference commissioner Lori Thomas has signed a historic agreement with the Niles …Read More

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St. Joseph Mustangs open 2015 season Wednesday night

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The St. Joseph Mustangs begin their seventh season Wednesday night as they host the Carroll (IA) Merchants at 7:00 PM …Read More

Posted 2 days ago | No Comments


Benton loses to Smithville in Class 4 baseball sectional

Benton, High School, Sports

The Benton baseball team had its season come to an end Tuesday night as they lost to Smithville 5-3 in …Read More

Posted 2 days ago | No Comments

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Royals, Hosmer make cover of Sports Illustrated

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It remains to be seen if this is good news or bad news. Eric Hosmer and the Kansas City Royals …Read More

Posted 2 days ago | No Comments

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Spelling bee ends in tie again; Co-champs are from Kansas and Missouri

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OXON HILL, Md. (AP) — For the second straight year, the Scripps National Spelling Bee ended with co-champions each holding …Read More

Posted 27 mins ago | No Comments

Quantal Blake

Omaha man convicted of committing robberies while wearing tracking device

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A US court jury this week found an Omaha man guilty on three counts of bank robbery. Authorities say the …Read More

Posted 1 hour ago | 1 Comment

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Kansas City man falls overboard, drowns in Osage River

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TUSCUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — The Missouri State Highway Patrol says a 75-year-old Kansas City man drowned after he fell into …Read More

Posted 17 hours ago | No Comments

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Man shot by officer’s stun gun dies at hospital

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KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — Police in Kansas City, Kansas, say a man shocked by an officer’s stun gun has …Read More

Posted 20 hours ago | No Comments

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Takata air bag recall to include additional vehicle models

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DETROIT (AP) — Automakers and governments are releasing the models covered by a massive expansion of a Takata air bag …Read More

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Missouri man arrested on kidnapping and sexual assault charges

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BELLMAWR, N.J. (AP) — A Missouri man has been arrested in New Jersey for allegedly kidnapping and sexually assaulting his …Read More

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Missouri House intern policy under review following scandal

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JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A group has been formed to review the Missouri House’s intern policy after the former …Read More

Posted 21 hours ago | No Comments

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MU study finds atmospheric release of BPA may reach Missouri waterways

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By Kyle Loethen (Missourinet) – A University of Missouri study says chemicals released in the air by industrial sites and …Read More

Posted 21 hours ago | No Comments

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Obituaries for May 28

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Lloyd L. Gnuschke 1929-2015 Lloyd L. Gnuschke, 85, Cosby, Missouri passed away Wednesday, May 27, 2015 at a healthcare facility …Read More

Posted 21 hours ago | No Comments

Walt Byers

First executive director of NCAA dies at his Kansas home

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EMMETT, Kan. (AP) —Walter Byers, the first executive director of the NCAA who spent 36 years leading and shaping the …Read More

Posted 23 hours ago | No Comments

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Police arrest boy, 13, for investigation of eight child-sex assaults

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WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A 13-year-old boy has been arrested by Wichita police on suspicion of sexually assaulting eight children. …Read More

Posted 23 hours ago | 1 Comment