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Northwest Missouri State University 2014 Homecoming candidates selected

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The Northwest Missouri State University Homecoming committee has announced royalty candidates for the University’s 2014 Homecoming celebration. Students may begin …Read More

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City of St. Joseph deemed “Storm Ready”

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St. Joseph residents will soon see new signs up around town identifying the city as as National Weather Service Storm …Read More

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School District Defends Charges For Documents, Even To Member Of BOE

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The St Joseph School District defends its practice of charging for copies and research time associated with large requests for documents …Read More

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Registration open for 7th annual run/walk to benefit Asthma awareness

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Increasing the awareness of asthma, generating funds to support two area hospitals – St. Francis Hospital and Health Services in …Read More

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St Joseph School District Agrees To Provide Info To Board Member, For A Price

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The St Joseph School District is trying to charge a school board member for her request for information under the …Read More

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Controversy continues over Missouri Constitutional Amendment 3

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Even though backers no longer support Missouri Amendment 3 the Missouri School Board Association said it is still concerned. 680KFEQ …Read More

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Tuesday’s weather forecast

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Today: Mostly sunny afternoon with increasing evening clouds. Winds out of the South 5-15 with gusts up to 20 mph. …Read More

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Livingston County Deputy Promoted To Detective

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Livingston County Sheriff Steve Cox on Tuesday announced a promotion in his department. Effective October 1, Deputy Jay Cooksey will …Read More

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200-plus jobs coming to St. Joseph from customer service firm

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ST. JOSEPH, Mo. (AP) — A customer service company says it plans to add more than 200 jobs at its …Read More

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City Taking Applications For Citizens Fire Academy

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The St. Joseph Fire Department will conduct its Second Annual Citizens Fire Academy starting next month. This is NOT a …Read More

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Royals rally past A’s in 12 innings, move on to ALDS

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Royals had waited 29 years to reach the postseason. They weren’t going …Read More

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NFL says Chiefs Abdullah should not have been penalized

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DAVE SKRETTA, AP Sports Writer KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The NFL says Kansas City Chiefs safety Husain Abdullah should …Read More

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(VIDEO) Kansas City Beats Seattle By 4.6 Decibels

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Kansas City’s Arrowhead Stadium is once again the loudest outdoor venue in sports. Chiefs fans reclaimed the mark with a …Read More

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Athletics, Royals rosters set for AL wild-card

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KANSAS CITY (AP) – Royals manager Ned Yost went with a nine-man pitching staff and Oakland counterpart Bob Melvin opted …Read More

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Chiefs get second straight win as they hammer New England 41-14

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Jamaal Charles proved he is back to full speed for the Kansas City Chiefs. Tom …Read More

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Griffons’ Resseguie named MIAA Defensive Player of the Week

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Missouri Western senior outside linebacker Kirk Resseguie has been named the MIAA Defensive Athlete of the Week. Resseguie, a senior …Read More

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Missouri’s Ray earns weekly SEC defensive honor

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University of Missouri junior DE Shane Ray (Kansas City, Mo.) was named the Southeastern Conference Defensive Line Player of the …Read More

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MWSU women’s golf in 4th place after day one at Fort Hay State

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The Missouri Western women’s golf returned to action Monday as they took part in the Fort Hays State University Invitational …Read More

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NU’s Abdullah named Big Ten Offensive Player of the Week

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For the third time in five weeks, Nebraska I-back Ameer Abdullah earned a Big Ten weekly honor, as the senior …Read More

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K-State’s Lockett Nabs Big 12 Player of the Week Honors

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MANHATTAN, Kan. – Kansas State senior wide receiver Tyler Lockett was honored for his efforts in the return game last …Read More

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Kobach: No correspondence in Kansas Senate dispute

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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach’s office says it had no written or email correspondence with …Read More

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Decorated Missouri police dog dies after search

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KANSAS CITY (AP) – A national award-winning police dog in Kansas City has been put down after becoming ill. The …Read More

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McCaskill plans events focused on campus assaults

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JEFFERSON CITY (AP) – U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill is planning to travel to Missouri colleges and universities to discuss ways …Read More

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Missouri lawmakers to start review of water patrol

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JEFFERSON CITY (AP) – Missouri state representatives will hold a hearing Wednesday to review management, trooper training and a 2011 …Read More

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What if high court rejects gay marriage cases?

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MARK SHERMAN, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The fastest and surest path to marriage for same-sex couples in some states …Read More

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Sheriff’s office warns of scam using judge’s name

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OLATHE, Kan. (AP) — Kansas authorities are warning residents to beware of a new scam that’s using the names of …Read More

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Police: Kansas woman sexually assaulted in taxi

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OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (AP) — Overland Park police are looking for a taxi driver after a woman told them he …Read More

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Report: Kansas wheat production lowest since 1989

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WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A new government report says this year’s winter wheat production in Kansas is at the lowest …Read More

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Report: Obama rode elevator with armed man

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ALICIA A. CALDWELL, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Published reports say President Barack Obama rode an elevator this month with …Read More

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FTC to retailers: Drop your caffeinated drawers

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JONATHAN J. COOPER, Associated Press PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — If you purchased caffeine-infused underwear because of promises it will make …Read More

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Contractor fined for Joplin tornado scam

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JEFFERSON CITY (AP) – A California contractor has been fined thousands of dollars and was banned from doing business in …Read More

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Kansas teen admits fatally shooting his father

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OLATHE, Kan. (AP) — A 16-year-old Kansas boy has pleaded guilty to killing his father last year during a routine …Read More

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Mo. man, 70, guilty of killing 66-year-old neighbor

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JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A western Missouri man has been found guilty of killing his neighbor following a feud. …Read More

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Obituaries for September 30, 2014

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ST. JOSEPH – Carolyn “GayE” Widener, 76, passed away Saturday, September 27, 2014 at a local hospital. GayE was born …Read More

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Officials confirm first Ebola case diagnosed in US

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DALLAS (AP) — Federal health officials have confirmed that a patient being treated at a Dallas hospital has tested positive …Read More

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5 Kansas Schools Recognized as 2014 National Blue Ribbon Schools

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TOPEKA – United States Secretary of Education Arne Duncan today announced that six Kansas schools are among the 337 schools …Read More

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Suddenlink set to drop channels in pricing dispute

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ST. LOUIS (AP) — A Missouri-based cable TV provider that serves 16 states plans to drop nearly two dozen channels …Read More

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Kansas tax collections $21M short in September

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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas says its tax collections fell $21 million short of expectations in September. The lower-than-anticipated collections …Read More

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