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Clear and mild overnight

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Hot and humid conditions are returning to the region for the remainder of the week with highs in the middle …Read More

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Annette Weeks Moves To Craig School of Business

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Years of practical experience helping entrepreneurs in Northwest Missouri have led Annette Weeks to a new position at Missouri Western …Read More

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Buchanan County Booking Activity 8/20/2014

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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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“Wolfpack” Operation Nets DWI Arrest

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A saturation patrol, or “Wolfpack Operation” conducted to coincide with the Trails West! festival resulted in a number of arrests, …Read More

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Man Arrested For Aiming Rifle At Motorists On I-29

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An Idaho man was taken to an area hospital for evaluation after allegedly pointing a firearm at traffic on I-29. …Read More

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Man Who Identified Self As “God” Allegedly Sneaks Knife Past Metal Detector

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A man who identified himself as “God” got into a scuffle with Livingston County Deputies Monday after making it through …Read More

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Business Expansion To Add Jobs in Saint Joseph

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A Saint Joseph company is expanding. Protein LLC, a supplier of meat ingredients for the pet food industry, will build …Read More

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Former Atchison truancy officer pleads in sex crimes case

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ATCHISON, Kan. (AP) — A former Atchison High School truancy officer has admitted that she had an unlawful sexual relationship …Read More

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Clinton County Booking Activity 8/11/2014–8/17/2014

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Here’s the latest booking activity from the Clinton County Jail. All persons included in this post are innocent of crimes …Read More

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Suspect arrested after chase in NW Missouri

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MARYVILLE, Mo. (AP) — A man driving a car allegedly stolen from the University of Nebraska was arrested after a …Read More

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Blessing Or Curse? Royals Get SI Regional Cover

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The Kansas City Royals and designated hitter Billy Butler are featured on one of this week’s regional covers for Sports …Read More

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Infante’s three doubles lead Kansas City past Colorado

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DENVER (AP) — Omar Infante had three doubles and drove in four runs to help the streaking Kansas City Royals …Read More

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Cardinals beat Reds on bases-loaded HBP in 9th

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ST. LOUIS (AP) — Jon Jay was hit by a pitch from J.J. Hoover with the base-loaded in the ninth …Read More

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Bearcats ranked No. 1 in preseason AFCA Top 25 football poll

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For the third time in school history, the Northwest Missouri State University football team opens the season as the American …Read More

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Royals defeat Twins to win 8th straight series

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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Erik Kratz homered twice after replacing an ailing Salvador Perez, and Jason Vargas pitched seven strong innings …Read More

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Peralta leads St. Louis past Reds in 10th inning

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ST. LOUIS (AP) — Jhonny Peralta’s 10th-inning single, his third hit of the game, drove in the winning run to …Read More

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Chiefs’ Charles injured foot moving out of MWSU dorms

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – The status of Pro Bowl running back Jamaal Charles remains in question after he missed …Read More

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Former KU guard Andrew White transfers to Nebraska

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University of Nebraska Basketball Coach Tim Miles announced Monday that Andrew White III has transferred to the University of Nebraska …Read More

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Chiefs fall in second preseason game at Carolina

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Cam Newton made a successful return following ankle surgery, Jonathan Stewart ran for two touchdowns and …Read More

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Kansas City scores seven in 2nd, beats Twins 12-6

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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Kansas City Royals scored seven runs in the second inning. Then they really started hitting the …Read More

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Almanac predicts colder winter, hotter summer

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RIK STEVENS, Associated Press CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Winter’s going to be colder than usual and next summer hotter. So …Read More

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Kansas man hospitalized after SUV rolls

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WELLSVILLE, Kan- A Kansas man was injured in an accident just after 4 p.m. on Wednesday in Franklin County. The …Read More

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James Foley: Courage in the face of danger

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To just mourn the brutal death of photojournalist James Foley … seems not enough. To just be sickened by the …Read More

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Gov. Christie stumps for Kansas Gov. Brownback

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KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is lending Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback support in his tougher-than-expected …Read More

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Man pleads guilty in Missouri paddlefish case

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JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Colorado man has pleaded guilty to illegally trafficking caviar from paddlefish that were caught …Read More

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Holder: ‘Change is coming’ after police shooting UPDATE

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JIM SUHR, Associated Press CLAYTON, Mo. (AP) — U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder is meeting with college students as part …Read More

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Pedestrian hit, killed on interstate near Kansas City

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BLUE SPRINGS (AP) – The Missouri Highway Patrol is investigating after a man was struck and killed on the Interstate …Read More

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Contract extension for MU president

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COLUMBIA (AP) – The University of Missouri Board of Curators has extended president Tim Wolfe’s contract through June 30, 2018. …Read More

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Kansas man indicted in movie fraud scheme

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WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Federal prosecutors say they have indicted a Derby man who created dozens of false identities so …Read More

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Controversy over closed school in SE Kansas

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MCCUNE, Kan. (AP) — A controversy over the future of a closed school in southeast Kansas continues to brew. The …Read More

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Senate control could rest with well-funded women

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PHILIP ELLIOTT, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate control could lie in the hands of female candidates and the deep-pocketed …Read More

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Kansas man sentenced in fatal police chase

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KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) -€” A Kansas City, Kansas, man was sentenced to more than 22 years and five months …Read More

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George W. Bush takes ice bucket challenge (VIDEO)

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KENNEBUNKPORT, Maine (AP) — Former President George W. Bush took the ice bucket challenge then nominated former President Bill Clinton …Read More

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Protesters demand new prosecutor for Ferguson case

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CLAYTON, Mo. (AP) — A small group of protesters has gathered outside a suburban St. Louis building where a grand …Read More

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Kansas Rep. Joe Edward dies

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HAYSVILLE, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas lawmaker who lost his re-election primary battle earlier this month has died. Kansas House …Read More

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Sharpton to address Mike Brown’s St. Louis funeral

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ST. LOUIS (AP) — The funeral for 18-year-old Michael Brown is scheduled for Monday at a church in St. Louis. …Read More

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Judge: Trucking firm discriminated against women

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SPRINGFIELD (AP) – A federal judge has found that a Missouri-based trucking company had a pattern of discrimination against its …Read More

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U.S. Rep. Kevin Yoder, center, spoke Tuesday about the importance of federal funding for biomedical research at the University of Kansas Edwards Campus in Overland Park- photo by Alex Smith

Yoder stresses importance of federal funding for biomedical research

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By Alex Smith, KCUR OVERLAND PARK — A forum Tuesday in Overland Park drew attention to the importance of National Institutes …Read More

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Audit criticizes Missouri’s school reform deal

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A state auditor says the Missouri education department used a biased bidding process when it …Read More

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Missouri utilities look to Kansas for wind energy

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JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri utilities are looking to Kansas companies to help meet carbon dioxide emission targets proposed …Read More

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