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YMCA opens its doors at Oak Grove Elementary School

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A ribbon cutting was held Friday to mark the opening of the YMCA Children’s Learning Campus and Early Learning Laboratory …Read More

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Heartland Wal-Mart clinic to close

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The Clinic at Wal-Mart, operated by Heartland Clinic, will be closing on Friday, October 31, 2014. Their new hours until the …Read More

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Missouri State Treasurer visits elementary school to talk college savings

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Missouri State Treasurer Clint Zweifel stopped in at Carden Park Elementary School Friday afternoon to talk to students about saving …Read More

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Missouri Governor releases $2 Million for levee repairs in St. Joseph region

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Missouri Governor Jay Nixon stopped in at Rosecrans Air National Guard base Friday and touted the release of $2 million for …Read More

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Man tased in the Buchanan County Courthouse

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According to Buchanan County Sheriff’s Department Detective Captain Mark Brock a man who was about to be sentenced this morning …Read More

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Buchanan County Among Dozens Reprinting Ballots

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Buchanan County Clerk Mary Baack-Garvey says it will cost the county about $5000 to reprint ballots for the November election. …Read More

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Zweifel to visit Carden Park Elementary to celebrate College Savings Month

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ST. JOSEPH- Missouri State Treasurer Clint Zweifel will speak to students at Carden Park Elementary School on Friday, September 19, about …Read More

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Mo. man hospitalized in Grundy Co. crash

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SPICKARD- A Missouri man was injured in an accident just before 6:30 a.m. on Friday in Grundy County. The Missouri …Read More

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Musser Gets NEA’s “Integrity & Courage Award”

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The St Joseph branch of the National Education Association has honored the St Joe School District’s Chief Financial Officer for …Read More

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Rep. Graves Votes to Lower Energy Costs and Create Jobs

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Sam Graves (MO-06), House Small Business Committee Chairman, released the following statement after voting in favor …Read More

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Area High School Football Schedule – Friday, Sept. 19

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CITY Raymore-Peculiar (2-2, 0-1 SUB Gold) @ Central (0-4, 0-1 SUB Red) Smithville (3-1, 2-0 MEC) @ Lafayette (3-1, 2-0 …Read More

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No. 20 Kansas State comes up short against 5th-ranked Auburn 20-14

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MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Gus Malzahn squeezed into the ramshackle shed used for postgame news conferences at Kansas State, gripped …Read More

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Cardinals outlast Milwaukee and win in 13 innings

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ST. LOUIS (AP) — Tony Cruz singled in the winning run in the 13th inning and the St. Louis Cardinals …Read More

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Mizzou-UCONN Agree to home-and-home football series

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The University of Missouri and the University of Connecticut have finalized an agreement to play a home-and-home football series between …Read More

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Chiefs QB Smith takes responsibility for offense

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – The past two weeks, when the Kansas City Chiefs have struggled to score touchdowns in …Read More

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Royals rough up Sale, White Sox to close AL Central gap

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Lorenzo Cain hit a three-run homer, Nori Aoki kept up his tear at the plate …Read More

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Wainwright throws complete-game against Brewers to earn 19th win

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ST. LOUIS (AP) — Adam Wainwright posted his 19th win, pitching a shutout Wednesday night as the St. Louis Cardinals …Read More

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Despite Short Week It’s Business as Usual For Kansas State

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The Kansas State Wildcats are coming off of a bye week last week and are preparing for a Thursday night …Read More

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Missouri Western hires Chris Canady as women’s tennis coach

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Missouri Western State University Director of Athletics Kurt McGuffin has announced the hiring of Chris Canady as Head Women’s Tennis …Read More

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Royals’ bullpen struggles in 7-5 loss to Chicago

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Kelvin Herrera and Wade Davis both gave up runs for the first time in nearly …Read More

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Schools panel delves into unspent cash

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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Statewide data presented to a Kansas commission studying school efficiency shows districts are hanging onto more …Read More

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Man draws life sentence for triple homicide

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KANSAS CITY (AP) – A Kansas City man has been sentenced to life without parole for the fatal shootings of …Read More

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Kobach to add disclaimer to Kansas Senate ballots

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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach says about 500 voters living overseas will be told they …Read More

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Kansas City area medical team heading to Africa

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OLATHE, Kan. (AP) — The Kansas City-area medical relief nonprofit Heart to Heart International is sending a team to West …Read More

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Two women hospitalized after car runs red light

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 BONNER SPRINGS- Two people were injured in an accident just after 11 a.m. on Friday in Wyandotte County. The Kansas …Read More

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Davenport police chief takes Kansas position

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DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — The police chief of Davenport, Iowa, will leave his position to become police chief in Overland …Read More

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Missouri sets another execution date

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ST. LOUIS (AP) – An execution date has been set for next month for a man who killed a south-central …Read More

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Kansas to share suicide, homicide data with CDC

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By Bryan Thompson, KPR TOPEKA — The Kansas Department of Health and Environment has received a $970,000 grant from the …Read More

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McCaskill-Bill to Eliminate Unnecessary Government Reports Unanimously Passes

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WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Claire McCaskill, Chairman of the Subcommittee on Financial & Contracting Oversight, today applauded passage of a bipartisan …Read More

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KDOT photo of Friday semi truck crash

Semi crash ties up I-70 traffic

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TOPEKA- A semi was involved in an accident Friday morning in Shawnee County. The Kansas Department of transportation reported the …Read More

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Postal service fined in Mo. carrier’s death

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INDEPENDENCE, Mo. (AP) — An administrative law judge has upheld a citation issued to the U.S. Postal Service after a …Read More

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Authorities ID body found floating in Mo. lake

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CAMDENTON, Mo. (AP) — The Missouri Highway Patrol is waiting for autopsy results to determine the cause of death of …Read More

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Suspects identified in vandalism at Lawrence field

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LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Lawrence police say they have identified several suspects in vandalism that included a racial slur at …Read More

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