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Spring weather weekend

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 Warmer weather is on tap for the weekend, with high temperatures in the 70s. A cold front will bring a …Read More

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Buy Green, Save Green; “Show-Me Green Sales Tax Holiday” Starts At Midnight Friday

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If you were planning on buying a major appliance, you can save some green by going green. The state of …Read More

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Another Phone Scam!

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Livingston County just seems to be a magnet for telephone scams. Sheriff Steve Cox says several citizens have been receiving …Read More

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Michaels Stores report credit card breach

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IRVING, Texas (AP) — The nation’s largest arts and crafts chain, Texas-based, Michaels Stores, says about 2.6 million debit and …Read More

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WireCo Buys Netherlands Shipping Firm

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WireCo WorldGroup announced this week it has acquired most of a company based in the Netherlands that will soon become …Read More

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eXtreme Percussion this week at MWSU

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It’s the time of year when Missouri Western State University percussionists get “extreme” about their love of the percussive arts.The …Read More

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Mo. man injured in Andrew County crash

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SAVANNAH–A Missouri man was injured in a Wednesday crash in Andrew County. The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported a 2013 …Read More

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Experts say video doesn’t show Earhart wreckage

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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Experts retained by an aircraft preservation group say underwater video shot in the South Pacific shows …Read More

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Update – All Clear; Avoid 36 Highway At I-29 Because of Accident

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An overturned semi has disrupted traffic at the intersection of US 36 and Interstate 29. Saint Joseph police are urging …Read More

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Teen injured in Wednesday rollover crash

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HAMILTON—A teenage driver was injured in a Wednesday morning crash in Caldwell County The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported the …Read More

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Haith leaves Mizzou, joins TU as hoops coach

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TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Tulsa has hired Frank Haith as its men’s basketball coach after he spent the last three …Read More

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Source: Mizzou’s Haith front-runner for Tulsa job

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OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Missouri coach Frank Haith is in position to replace Danny Manning at Tulsa. A person with …Read More

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Northwest women’s basketball signs three players

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Northwest Missouri State women’s basketball coach Michael Smith has announced the signings of three players to National Letters of Intent …Read More

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Shields strikes out 12, Kansas City sweeps Houston 5-1

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HOUSTON (AP) — James Shields struck out 12 in eight innings and the Kansas City Royals completed a three-game sweep …Read More

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Cards’ Wainwright limits Nats to 2 hits in complete-game shutout

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Adam Wainwright threw a two-hitter Thursday night for his seventh career shutout, chipped in at the plate …Read More

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Missouri Western softball signs junior college pitcher Shyanne Saladino

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Missouri Western softball coach Jen Bagley announces the signing of a junior college pitcher for the 2014-2015 season. Shyanne Saladino …Read More

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Kansas names Montell Cozart starting quarterback

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Kansas football head coach Charlie Weis announced Thursday morning that sophomore Montell Cozart has been named the Jayhawks’ starting quarterback. …Read More

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Griffon softball ranked 7th in first NCAA Central Regional poll

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The Missouri Western softball team found itself ranked 7th in the first NCAA Central regional ranking, unveiled late Wednesday afternoon …Read More

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Bearcats sign Kearney’s Starzl, Montana State transfer Wentz

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Northwest Missouri State men’s basketball coach Ben McCollum announced the additions of Vance Wentz and Dray Starzl on Thursday afternoon. …Read More

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Moustakas’ home run lifts Royals past Houston in 11 innings

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HOUSTON (AP) — Mike Moustakas homered in the 11th inning to lift the Kansas City Royals to a 6-4 win …Read More

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Man pleads guilty in Salina woman’s death

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ALINA, Kan. (AP) — A 25-year-old Salina man has pleaded guilty to first-degree murder in connection with the death of …Read More

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Kansas governor signs technical abortion changes

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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback has signed abortion legislation addressing legal issues raised in state and federal …Read More

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Murder Suspect Wants Statements Thrown Out

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SPRINGFIELD (AP) – An attorney for a Springfield man suspected of kidnapping and killing a 10-year-old girl want statements he …Read More

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Obituaries for April 18, 2014

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ST. JOSEPH – Diana Margaret Garrett, 72, went to be with her heavenly Father on this 17th day of April …Read More

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Man charged in Kansas City-area highway shootings

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Authorities say a man has been charged with 18 felony counts in connection with about …Read More

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Clinton White House documents set for release

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KEN THOMAS, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The National Archives is releasing about 7,500 pages of documents Friday from former …Read More

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Governor lets SE Kansas casino bill become law

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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Gov. Sam Brownback is allowing a bill aimed at luring a state-owned casino to southeast Kansas …Read More

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Mazda recalls 109,000 older SUVs

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DETROIT (AP) — Mazda is recalling 109,000 Tribute SUVs in cold-weather states to fix rusting frame parts. The recall covers …Read More

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Kansas oil and gas producers ]hold mid-year meeting

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By JONATHAN ZWEYGARDT Hays Post Oil and gas producers from across the state of Kansas gathered Thursday in Hays for …Read More

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USDA orders farms to report pig virus infections

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MILWAUKEE (AP) — The federal government is starting a new program to help monitor and possibly control the spread of …Read More

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Mixed messages on potential Sebelius Senate run

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Will Kathleen Sebelius run for Pat Robert’s Senate seat? The idea was floated in a recent New York Times story, …Read More

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Service set for 2 killed in KC shooting

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LEAWOOD, Kan. (AP) — Services are scheduled for two of the three people shot to death at Jewish sites in …Read More

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Some parents object to Michelle Obama speech

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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Some parents in the Topeka are asking the school district to reconsider plans to have first …Read More

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Semi-truck driver and pedestrian injured in crash

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CHANUTE- A semi truck driver and a good Samaritan were injured in a Thursday crash in Neosho County. The Kansas …Read More

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Kansas majority leader’s wife gets diversion

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HUTCHINSON, Kan. (AP) — The wife of Senate Majority Leader Terry Bruce was granted diversion and fined for a driving …Read More

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NASA’s moon-orbiting robot crashes

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MARCIA DUNN, AP Aerospace Writer CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — NASA’s small moon-orbiting spacecraft LADEE is no more. Flight controllers …Read More

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