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Another Saint Joseph Business Announces Expansion

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Nor-Am Ice and Cold Storage, LLC, a leading public refrigerated warehouse is expanding.  The family-operated business will add 72,000 square …Read More

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Graves Town Hall Meeting Today in Maryville

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 U.S. Congressman Sam Graves continues his listening tour with another in a series of town hall meetings today in Maryville. …Read More

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Large Freshman Class Enters Missouri Western; International Enrollment Up

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Missouri Western Media Release St. Joseph, Mo. -The incoming freshman class starting their college careers at Missouri Western State University …Read More

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St. Jo company will build new plant

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ST. JOSEPH, Mo. (AP) — A St. Joseph company that supplies ingredients to pet food companies is planning a new …Read More

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Cameron woman hospitalized after collision

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HAMILTON- A Missouri woman was injured in an accident on Monday morning in Caldwell County. The Missouri State Highway Patrol …Read More

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Chance of showers overnight

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Tonight A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. East wind 5 …Read More

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One hospitalized after Doniphan County crash

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ELWOOOD, Kan- One person was injured in an accident just after 9 a.m. on Monday in Doniphan County. The Kansas …Read More

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Highland Avenue Partial Closing

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Highland Avenue, from Dewey Avenue to Huntoon Road, will be closed for street repair Tuesday, August 26, through the end of …Read More

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Saint Joseph Kids Dismiss Early Because of Heat

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It’s an early out for students in the Saint Joseph School District Monday. Because of excessive heat and high humidity, …Read More

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Gower man hospitalized after rollover accident

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ST. JOSEPH- A Missouri man was injured in an accident on Sunday in Buchanan County. The Missouri State Highway Patrol …Read More

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Gordon’s two-run HR in ninth lifts KC past Minnesota 2-1

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Royals were trailing the Twins by a run in the ninth inning Tuesday night, …Read More

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Cardinals lose to Pirates on three-run homer in the 8th

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PITTSBURGH (AP) — Ike Davis didn’t complain when the Pittsburgh Pirates told him they were going to eat into his …Read More

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Chiefs cut roster to NFL mandated 75

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The Kansas City Chiefs announced on Tuesday that the club has waived three players in order …Read More

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Royals get blown out by Yankees in make up of June rainout

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Michael Pineda kept throwing strikes. The Royals kept taking them, trying in vain to drive …Read More

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Holliday’s hit lifts St. Louis over Pirates 3-2

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PITTSBURGH (AP) — Jon Jay already had a bat in hand before St. Louis Cardinals manager Mike Matheny even called …Read More

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Chiefs’ Berry, Charles return to practice

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles and safety Eric Berry have returned to practice after dealing …Read More

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Chiefs announce roster moves

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Kansas City Chiefs The Kansas City Chiefs announced Monday the release of 11 players. Additionally, the team has placed safety …Read More

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Kansas City drops series finale at Texas 3-1

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ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Scott Baker has found quite a niche with the Texas Rangers, and is winning again after …Read More

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Masterson struggles again as Cards lose to Philadelphia

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PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A change of scenery has done Jerome Williams well. Jimmy Rollins homered and Williams tossed eight strong …Read More

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Chiefs get dismantled by Vikings in third preseason game, 30-12

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Matt Cassel made a winning return to Arrowhead Stadium, even if it was just a …Read More

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New federal birth control rules appear to track Supreme Court suggestion

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By Julie Rovner Kaiser Health News WASHINGTON, D.C. — Those who favor women being guaranteed no-cost birth control coverage under …Read More

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Leadership Kansas class visits K.C. metro area this week

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Kansas Chamber TOPEKA — The Kansas City Metro area will play host to the 2014 Leadership Kansas class on August …Read More

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Fire damages fraternity house in Lawrence

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LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Members of a fraternity at the University of Kansas are moving back into their chapter house …Read More

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KC man charged with aiming laser at helicopter

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KANSAS CITY (AP) – A 24-year-old Kansas City man is facing a federal charge accusing him of aiming a laser …Read More

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Missouri home leveled by explosion

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INDEPENDENCE (AP) – Investigators are focusing on natural gas as the possible cause of an explosion that leveled a house …Read More

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Former city technology chief faces federal charges

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KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — A former suburban Kansas City technology director has been charged in federal court with selling …Read More

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Fatal fireworks explosion ruled accidental

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PITTSBURG, Kan. (AP) — The state fire marshal says an explosion that killed a worker at a southeast Kansas fireworks …Read More

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Inmate dies after being beaten in Mo. prison

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JEFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri inmate has died after being beaten by his cellmate at the Jefferson City …Read More

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State offers online portal for Water Vision input

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Kansas Water Office TOPEKA – In response to Kansans wanting a simple way to provide feedback on the Preliminary Discussion …Read More

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Caesar salad kit recall

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CORONA, Calif. (AP) — A Southern California food company has recalled nearly 93,000 pounds of fully cooked chicken Caesar salad …Read More

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Suspect charged in death of Kansas State student

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MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — An Olathe man has been charged with involuntary manslaughter in the November 2013 death of a …Read More

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Kevin Counihan will be the new CEO of healthcare.gov, the website that 36 states - including Kansas - use to sell insurance as part of the Affordable Care Act.-Photo by KAISER HEALTH NEWS

CEO named for HealthCare.gov

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration has picked a Connecticut official to run HealthCare.gov ahead of a second open enrollment …Read More

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Town stops using gas chamber to euthanize animals

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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas now has only three shelters that use gas chambers to euthanize animals after a fourth …Read More

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Obama addresses vets at American Legion National Convention Watch LIVE 11 a.m.

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JIM KUHNHENN, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama will be addressing the American Legion National Convention three months …Read More

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Report finds schools not misusing funding formula

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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A report by a Kansas school board association finds the increase in children receiving free or …Read More

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Jodi Buckmeier, a licensed practical nurse, checks medication information for residents at Brewster Place in Topeka. Brewster Place ranks among Kansas nursing homes with the lowest rates of use of antipsychotic medication for its residents - at 7.8 percent for the last quarter of 2013 or the first quarter of 2014 - although the state's overall rate ranks 47th worst-Photo by Susie Fagan

Overuse of antipsychotic drugs in some Kan. nursing homes endangering patients

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By Mike Shields KHI News Service TOPEKA — Experts say powerful antipsychotic drugs — sometimes given in combination — are …Read More

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