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Chamber Endorses Transportation Sales Tax

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(News Release) — The St. Joseph Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors has agreed to endorse Amendment 7, the transportation …Read More

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Bushman Planetarium Hosts Shows After Training Camp Practices

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MWSU media release Visitors to Missouri Western State University for the 2014 Kansas City Chiefs Training Camp presented by Mosaic …Read More

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Hot, windy Friday

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Hot and muggy conditions make their return to the area on Friday. Expect heat indices in eastern Kansas and far …Read More

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Kansas issues public health warnings for 7 lakes

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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Health officials are alerting the public about potentially harmful algae blooms in Kansas lakes. The Kansas …Read More

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NWS: Heat ADVISORY

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URGENT – WEATHER MESSAGE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL MO …EXTREME HEAT AND HUMIDITY RETURNING TO WESTERN MISSOURI AND …Read More

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New Murder Charges In 2012 Slaying

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A woman originally charged with tampering with the murder weapon is now charged with felony murder. Angela Henderson was charged …Read More

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Buchanan County Booking Activity 7/24/2014

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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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Nodaway County Grand Jury Proceedings Begin

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A Nodaway County grand-jury has been seated and sworn in , a foreman has been chosen, and an investigation is …Read More

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Inmate Charged With Elder Abuse For Brutal Attack On Cellmate

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A detainee being held at the Daviess-Dekalb County Regional Jail has been charged with Elder Abuse for allegedly punching his …Read More

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Casino Will Become Defendant In Court Challenge Of Clean Air Ordinance

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The bar owner challenging the city’s new smoking ban must soon fight that battle on two fronts. Buchanan County Circuit …Read More

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Mustangs stave off elimination, rally past Sedalia to force Game 3

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The St. Joseph Mustangs rallied from a 3-0 deficit Thursday night in Game 2 of the MINK League Championship Series …Read More

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Audio from Chiefs Training Camp at Missouri Western – Thursday, July 24

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The Kansas City Chiefs held their first training camp practice at Missouri Western State University in St. Joseph Thursday.  Click …Read More

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Kansas City wins opener against Indians in 14 innings

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Nori Aoki singled home Lorenzo Cain in the 14th inning to lift the Kansas City …Read More

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Dick’s Sporting Goods lays off 478 PGA golf pros

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IMPERIAL, Pa. (AP) — The Dick’s Sporting Goods chain has laid off 478 Professional Golfers’ Association teaching pros months after …Read More

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Plans for national soccer training center unveiled

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KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — Major League Soccer’s Sporting Kansas City announced plans to build a $75 million National Training …Read More

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Mustangs drop series opener at Sedalia 5-3

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The St. Joseph Mustangs lost at Sedalia Wednesday night 5-3 as they trail the Bombers 1-0 in the best-of-three MINK …Read More

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Royals beat White Sox 2-1 with run in 9th

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CHICAGO (AP) — It took a hard slide for the Kansas City Royals to end their skid. Mike Moustakas scored …Read More

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Chiefs agree to new contract with RB Jamal Charles

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Pro Bowl running back Jamaal Charles has agreed to a contract extension with the Kansas City Chiefs. The Chiefs announced …Read More

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St. Louis gets blanked at home by Tampa Bay

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ST. LOUIS (AP) — Tampa Bay pitcher Alex Cobb threw 10 pitches off the mound on Tuesday and was unhappy. …Read More

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Broncos owner giving up control due to health

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DENVER (AP) — Denver Broncos owner Pat Bowlen is giving up control of the team as he battles Alzheimer’s disease. …Read More

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Kansas court overturns brothers’ death sentences

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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The Kansas Supreme Court has overturned the death sentences of two brothers convicted of capital murder …Read More

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Mo. Farm Bureau Pres. Hurst on HSUS contribution in opposition of Mo. Farm Rights Amendment

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Missouri Farm Bureau President issued the following statement on the Human Society of the United States financial contribution in opposition …Read More

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Lawsuit by Topeka parks employees moves forward

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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A Shawnee County judge has ruled that a lawsuit filed by 10 former parks and recreation …Read More

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Former Student Sentenced for University Computer Breach

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United States Attorney’s Office United States Attorney Deborah R. Gilg announced Thursday that Daniel Stratman, age 23 of Omaha, Nebraska, …Read More

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Senator Blunt Introduces Pro-Growth, Pro-Jobs Amendments

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Roy Blunt (Mo.) introduced two pro-growth, pro-jobs amendments to S. 2569 today in order to …Read More

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Fast food workers prepare to escalate wage demands

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CHICAGO (AP) — Fast food workers from around the country will gather this weekend in Chicago to discuss how to …Read More

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Kansas baby dies after being left in car

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WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Police say a 10-month-old girl died after being left in a hot car outside a house …Read More

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Kansas City Zoo’s oldest lion euthanized

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – The Kansas City Zoo’s oldest lion has been euthanized after veterinary staffers were unable to …Read More

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Humane Society finances opponents of right-to-farm

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JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Humane Society of the United States has contributed $375,000 to an effort to defeat …Read More

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World War I Museum to host commission

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KANSAS CITY (AP) – The National World War I Museum at Liberty Memorial in Kansas City is hosting a public …Read More

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Huckabee endorses Roberts in Kansas Senate race

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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Former Republican presidential candidate Mike Huckabee has endorsed Kansas Sen. Pat Roberts as he battles an …Read More

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Regents ask universities to start early on tuition

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LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Public university leaders in Kansas are being encouraged to start working on next year’s tuition proposals …Read More

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Kansas City offers big dollar settlement

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KANSAS CITY (AP) – The Kansas City Council has proposed to settle a class action lawsuit over ambulance workers’ overtime …Read More

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Bridge worker who fell to his death identified

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KANSAS CITY (AP) – A northwest Missouri man has been identified as the Missouri Department of Transportation contract worker who …Read More

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