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One rescued, one killed, one unaccounted for in house fire

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A long and gruesome chore continues for police and fire investigators after a fatal house fire at 16th and Olive …Read More

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Speed Limit to Change on Route 10

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CARROLLTON, Mo. – Drivers used to driving 55 miles per hour on Route 10 from Carrollton to Hardin are in …Read More

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Arraignment for murder suspect

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A man accused of shooting his ex-wife and fatally shooting her boyfriend is due back in court in May after …Read More

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Dan Colgan’s letter of resignation

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(March 5, 2015)— St. Joseph School District Board of Education President Brad Haggard announced today he received a letter of …Read More

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Saint Joseph School Board addresses Colgan resignation

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(March 5, 2015)— St. Joseph School District Board of Education President Brad Haggard announced today he received a letter of resignation …Read More

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Cabana to open Friday

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(St. Joseph, Mo.) – Cabana Ice Cream will open its South Belt store for the 2015 season Friday for the 25th …Read More

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Red Cross Heroes Campaign in full swing

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The 2015 Red Cross Heroes Campaign kicked off Thursday with more than 60 individuals and teams participating to raise funds …Read More

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(UPDATE) Midtown fire still burns; Status of occupants uncertain

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Two hours after it was first reported, a house in Midtown St Joseph continued to burn, and fire crews were …Read More

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Shakespeare Chateau honored by state preservation group

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A St. Joseph landmark was recognized for its preservation efforts. The Shakespeare Chateau at 809 Hall Street was awarded the …Read More

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SJFD responds to possible house fire

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Fire crews were dispatched to a possible structure fire in the Midtown area. A house near the corner of 16th …Read More

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Chiefs release LB to create salary cap space

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs released veteran linebacker Joe Mays on Thursday as they attempt to …Read More

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Local High School Sectional Scores – Wednesday, March 4

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BOYS CLASS 3 SECTIONAL @ EXCELSIOR SPRINGS HS Lafayette County 58 Bishop LeBlond 40 CLASS 2 SECTIONAL @ STALEY HS …Read More

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Benedictine women defeat Peru State to advance to HAAC semifinals

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The No. 22 Benedictine Women’s Basketball team used six first-half 3-pointers and converted on 91.7 percent from the charity stripe …Read More

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Bearcats move up to No. 3 in latest Central Region rankings

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MARYVILLE, Mo. – The Northwest Missouri State men’s basketball team was ranked third in the latest NCAA Central Region poll …Read More

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Griffon tennis suffers first loss of the season to Northwest Missouri State

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ST. JOSEPH, Mo. – The Missouri Western women’s tennis team suffered their first loss of the season to the hands …Read More

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St. Joe native Jackie Ziesel becomes 17th player to score 1000 points at BC

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The Benedictine faithful didn’t have to wait long on Wednesday night for Jackie Ziesel to become the 17th player in …Read More

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KU’s Self named Naismith Coach of the Year Award finalist

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ATLANTA – Kansas men’s basketball coach Bill Self has been named one of 15 finalists for the 2015 Naismith Men’s …Read More

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Nebraska falls at Illinois for seventh consecutive loss

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CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — In his last game in his hometown arena, Rayvonte Rice started slow. The Illinois guard missed three …Read More

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Prosecutors: No charges for NASCAR driver Kurt Busch

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RANDALL CHASE, Associated Press DOVER, Del. (AP) — Delaware prosecutors say they will not file criminal charges against NASCAR driver …Read More

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Wichita State goes for second straight Valley tourney title

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R.B. FALLSTROM, AP Sports Writer ST. LOUIS (AP) — No. 8 Wichita State is back as the top seed in …Read More

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Report: Suicides by girls and young women continue to climb

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MIKE STOBBE, AP Medical Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Health officials say the suicide rate for girls and young women …Read More

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Danforth aide says Missouri auditor shot himself after call

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JEFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — An aide to former U.S. Sen. John Danforth says she was on the phone with …Read More

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NE Kansas man accused of sex exploitation arrested in Arizona

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FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — A Kansas man wanted for alleged sexual exploitation of a child has been arrested in northern …Read More

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Kansas nuclear plant requests rate increase for upgrades

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LA CYGNE, Kan. (AP) — Westar Energy has requested a $152 million rate increase from the Kansas Corporation Commission to …Read More

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Kan. Bill Would Give Parents More Leeway To Refuse Medication For Kids

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By ANDY MARSO A 14-year-old Washington boy died of leukemia in 2007 after a judge ruled the state could not …Read More

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Sen. Moran Sponsors Legislation to Support General Aviation

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WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Jerry Moran (R-Kan.), member of the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee, recently sponsored bipartisan legislation …Read More

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County sheriffs from Kan., 2 other states sue over Colorado pot law

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DENVER (AP) — Ten sheriffs from three different states are suing Colorado for legalizing marijuana. The sheriffs are from Colorado, …Read More

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Ferguson police chief mulls scathing critique of his department

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FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — The police chief in Ferguson, Missouri, says he’s still reviewing a Justice Department report that lays …Read More

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Good news for delinquent Mo. taxpayers

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JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A measure that would waive penalties for those who agree to pay overdue Missouri taxes …Read More

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Mo. AG sues 3 businesses over violations of No Call laws

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Jefferson City, Mo. – Attorney General Chris Koster announced in a media release today a series of lawsuits against companies …Read More

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Kansas lawmakers consider changes to the juvenile justice system

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By Alyssa Scott KU Statehouse Wire Service TOPEKA – During the past 15 years, there has been a positive shift …Read More

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Supreme Court Justices set date to hear gay marriage cases

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court will hear arguments over same-sex marriage on April 28. The court released its calendar …Read More

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Michael Brown’s parents announce civil lawsuit in death

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JIM SALTER, Associated Press ST. LOUIS (AP) — Lawyers for the parents of an unarmed, black 18-year-old who was fatally …Read More

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Top Kansas GOP lawmakers outline school funding proposal

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JOHN HANNA, AP Political Writer TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Top Republicans in the Kansas Legislature have outlined a school funding …Read More

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State officials investigate bacteria as cause of 2 Mo. deaths

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ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Missouri health department is investigating whether the staph bacteria caused the deaths of two St. …Read More

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