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Weather Closings & Delays

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Monday School Closings St Joseph School District slasses are cancelled Monday, February 2, 2015 due to the winter weather conditions. …Read More

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NWS: Winter weather ADVISORY

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URGENT – WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL MO …WINTER STORM IMPACTING NORTHERN MISSOURI… ATCHISON KS-DONIPHAN-ATCHISON MO-HOLT-ANDREW-DE …Read More

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2 St. Joseph woman hospitalized after SUV hits road sign, fence

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ST. JOSEPH- Two women were injured in an accident just before 10 p.m. on Saturday in Andrew County. The Missouri …Read More

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2 hospitalized after truck overturns in the snow near Princeton

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PRINCETON- Two Missouri men were injured in an accident just after 5 p.m. on Saturday in Mercer County. The Missouri …Read More

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1 hospitalized after crash on I-29 UPDATE

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ST. JOSEPH- A Missouri man was injured in an accident that tied up traffic just after 11 a.m. on Saturday …Read More

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2 hospitalized after truck slides on Gentry Co. bridge

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CARMACK- Two people were injured in an accident just after 6 a.m. on Saturday in Gentry County. The Missouri State …Read More

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Mo. woman hospitalized after vehicle slides on icy bridge

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TRENTON- A Missouri woman was injured in an accident just before 7 a.m. on Saturday in Grundy County. The Missouri …Read More

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2 hospitalized after pickup overturns in Andrew Co.

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ST. JOSEPH- Two people were injured in an accident just before 5 a.m. on Saturday in Andrew County. The Missouri …Read More

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St. Joseph School District to hold another closed meeting

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The St. Joseph School District Board of Education has announced it plans to hold another closed meeting. The Board of …Read More

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Salvation Army reaches goal for first time in five years

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The St. Joseph Salvation Army has exceeded its Red Kettle Campaign goal for the first time in half a decade. …Read More

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Griffons come up short at Lindenwood, 66-57

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ST. CHARLES, MO — The Missouri Western men’s basketball team hung tough but didn’t quite have the firepower against one …Read More

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Bearcats hold off Lincoln for second straight win

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The Northwest Missouri State men’s basketball team led wire-to-wire en route to a 67-57 victory over the Lincoln Blue Tigers …Read More

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No. 7 Ravens upset at home by Avila; snaps 10-game win streak

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A late surge for the No. 7 Benedictine men’s basketball team wasn’t enough to beat the Avila University Eagles on …Read More

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MWSU baseball splits another doubleheader with No. 17 Wonderboys

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RUSSELVILLE, Ark. – The Missouri Western baseball team went split with No. 17 Arkansas Tech Saturday as they finished 2-2 …Read More

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Mizzou falls at home to Ole Miss for seventh straight loss

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COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Leading by two points with 9:37 remaining in the first half at Missouri on Saturday, Mississippi’s …Read More

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Missouri Western women snap road losing streak with 87-59 win at Lindenwood

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ST. CHARLES, MO — Two days removed form their most disappointing loss of the season, the Missouri Western women’s basketball …Read More

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Northwest women rally but fall short against the Blue Tigers

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The Northwest Missouri State women’s basketball team rallied late but ended up just short, losing to Lincoln, 66-56, Saturday afternoon …Read More

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No. 25 Benedictine women defeat Avila to stay in first place

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The No. 25 Benedictine women’s basketball team overcame a three-point halftime deficit on Saturday afternoon to win their 10th game …Read More

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No. 9 Kansas beats Kansas State for 49th time in last 53 games

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LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Getting off to a sensational start is only half the battle. Bill Self hopes No. 9 …Read More

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Former Chief Will Shields elected to Hall of Fame

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HOWARD FENDRICH, AP Pro Football Writer PHOENIX (AP) — Junior Seau, Jerome Bettis, Tim Brown, Charles Haley and Will Shields, …Read More

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REPORT: Federal government failing to protect children

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HOLBROOK MOHR, Associated Press GARANCE BURKE, Associated Press The federal government’s failure to enforce the nation’s child protection laws is …Read More

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Candidate charged with striking 4 high school students UPDATE

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KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — A woman running for the board that governs the Unified Government of Wyandotte County and …Read More

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Slow-moving winter storm hits parts of Kansas, Missouri

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Parts of northern Missouri and northeast Kansas are digging out from a winter storm. National …Read More

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NE Kansas man hospitalized after rear-end collision

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BASEHOR – A Kansas man was injured in an accident just after 11:30 a.m. on Sunday in Leavenworth County. The …Read More

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Olathe Medical Center Unveils $100 Million Expansion Project

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By Mike Sherry Olathe Medical Center on Friday announced the largest expansion in the hospital’s six-decade history, a cradle-to-grave project …Read More

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Governor’s plan leaves end of Kansas income taxes uncertain

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JOHN HANNA, AP Political Writer TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Gov. Sam Brownback and his top aides can’t predict when Kansas …Read More

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Bill would allow chiropractors to clear student athletes with concussions for play

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By Ashley Booker | Testimony this week on a bill that would expand who could clear middle school and high …Read More

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Regulators prepare rules on payday loans to shield borrowers

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HOPE YEN, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal regulators are putting together the first-ever rules on payday loans aimed at …Read More

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Kansas City opens center for science, engineering students

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A new center that hopes to eventually provide resources for science and engineering students throughout …Read More

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Fed. safety mandate may impact passenger rail service in Missouri

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ST. LOUIS (AP) – A long-sought federal safety mandate could threaten passenger rail across Missouri. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports …Read More

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A Benefit to Farmers and Consumers

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BY DAN CASSIDY Cuba remains somewhat of an enigma. It’s hard to believe most people have little idea what lies …Read More

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Just whose Internet is it? New federal rules may answer that

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ANNE FLAHERTY, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Whose Internet is it anyway? The chairman of the Federal Communications Commission says …Read More

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Lawmakers examine tuition for veterans in Kansas

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By Austin Fisher KU Statehouse Wire Service TOPEKA — The Kansas Commission on Veterans Affairs asked the House to consider …Read More

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Gallup migrating away from phones in favor of online polling

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Gallup has long been known for phone polling, but the company is migrating away from that …Read More

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