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Former evidence officer pleads guilty to stealing evidence

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A former evidence officer in Caldwell County has pleaded guilty to charges he stole evidence. Brett O’Dell, 28, was charged …Read More

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Fire destroys former Doniphan County schoolhouse

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Troy, Kan. – Fire destroyed an old abandoned schoolhouse Tuesday morning in Northeast Kansas. Both the Wathena and Troy fire …Read More

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State releases plan to keep Medicare reimbursements at Osawatomie hospital

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By Andy Marso KHI News Service TOPEKA — State officials have a three-pronged plan to ensure Osawatomie State Hospital maintains …Read More

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Cameron man hospitalized after truck hits a tree

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CAMERON- A Missouri man was injured in an accident just before 10:30 p.m. on Monday in Caldwell County. The Missouri …Read More

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School district announces stipend committee meetings

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There is movement within the St Joseph School District on the touchy subject of stipends. On Monday, the district announced …Read More

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Buchanan County Booking Activity 11/25/14

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Here’s the latest booking activity from the Buchanan County Jail. All persons included in this post are innocent of crimes …Read More

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Gov. Jay Nixon issues statement following announcement of St. Louis County grand jury decision

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ST. LOUIS, Mo. – Gov. Jay Nixon today issued the following statement regarding the announcement of the St. Louis County …Read More

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Red Cross to hold disaster training

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The Midland Empire Chapter of the American Red Cross is holding a disaster training for new volunteers. The agency will …Read More

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Food bank hands out more than 1,000 Thanksgiving meals

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The Second Harvest Community Food Bank held its Thanksgiving Meal Distribution to distribute around 1,800 meals in the region. The …Read More

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MoDOT looking ahead at traffic patterns for holidays

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ST. JOSEPH, Mo. – As Missourians are preparing to celebrate Thanksgiving and holiday shopping on Black Friday, MoDOT is taking steps …Read More

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Griffon men fall at Upper Iowa 82-70 for first loss

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The Missouri Western men’s basketball team lost their first game of 2014, falling at Upper Iowa Monday night 82-70. The …Read More

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City High School Basketball Scores – Monday, November 24

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BOYS Bishop LeBlond 39, West Platte 28 GIRLS Bishop LeBlond 49, Lathrop 44 Staley 43, Central 31

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Dewey leads Missouri Western women past Mid-America Nazarene

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The Missouri Western Women’s Basketball team moved to 3-1 on the season with a 76-69 win over MidAmerica Nazarene Tuesday …Read More

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Mizzou can’t keep up with No. 2 Arizona in Maui

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LAHAINA, Hawaii (AP) — Slow starts and strong finishes are nothing new to Arizona. The Wildcats did it in three …Read More

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No. 11 Jayhawks bounce back against Rider

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LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Brannen Greene and the Kansas Jayhawks couldn’t wait to get back on the court after an …Read More

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K-State holds off Purdue in Maui opener

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LAHAINA, Hawaii (AP) — Kansas State’s Marcus Foster felt he let his team down with a poor shooting performance against …Read More

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Chiefs Eric Berry out for season after mass discovered in his chest

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Chiefs have placed Pro Bowl safety Eric Berry on the non-football illness list after a mass was …Read More

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

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MANHATTAN, Kan. – For the seventh time in his career, including the second this season, Kansas State senior wide receiver …Read More

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Royals’ outfielder will help with KC holiday lighting tradition

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Royals’ left-fielder Alex Gordon Actor will flip the switch that lights up Kansas City’s Country …Read More

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Terry Allen out as Missouri State football coach

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SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — Terry Allen is out after nine seasons as Missouri State University’s coach. The school announced Sunday …Read More

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New effort to tighten regulation of mental health drugs concerns advocates

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By Andy Marso KHI News Service TOPEKA — A legislative committee’s recommendation could reignite a debate over whether the state …Read More

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Holder: ‘Disappointed’ by violence in Ferguson

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ERIC TUCKER, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorney General Eric Holder says he’s “disappointed” by the violence that followed the …Read More

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Brownback: ‘Everything’ on table to fix budget gap

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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback says he is “looking at everything” to fill a projected $279 million …Read More

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ACLU’s Missouri chapter suing Ozark fire agency

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OZARK, Mo. (AP) — The American Civil Liberties Union is suing an Ozark fire department for denying spousal benefits to …Read More

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Critics question timing of Ferguson announcement

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ST. LOUIS (AP) – An aide to St. Louis County Prosecutor Bob McCulloch is defending the timing of the grand …Read More

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Thousands of National Guardsmen station in Ferguson

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FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon says more than 2,200 National Guardsmen will be in place in the …Read More

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Man accused in 4 killings, rape appears in court

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OTTAWA, Kan. (AP) — Lawyers have argued whether statements made by a Kansas man accused in the shooting deaths of …Read More

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4 directors to leave Kansas Insurance Department

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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Four directors will retire from the Kansas Insurance Department on Dec. 5. The retirements announced Tuesday …Read More

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Kansas man pleads guilty in girlfriend’s death

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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A Topeka man pleaded guilty in the death of the mother of his child at their …Read More

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Brown’s attorneys criticize grand jury, prosecutor

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ST. LOUIS (AP) – Attorneys for Michael Brown’s family say the process that led to a white officer not being …Read More

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At least 14 injured in Ferguson-related protests

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FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Hospitals report having treated at least 14 people who were injured during the unrest that followed …Read More

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Controversial central Missouri hog farm approved

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COLUMBIA (AP) – The state has issued a permit for a large hog-breeding farm in central Missouri that had been …Read More

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Clergy protest Brown decision in Ferguson

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CLAYTON, Mo. (AP) — About 100 protesters, including many clergy members, are protesting in the streets of the St. Louis …Read More

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Thanksgiving travel woes? There’s an app for that

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JUSTIN PRITCHARD, Associated Press Traveling by plane, train or automobile can be a headache. Mixing in Thanksgiving can make it …Read More

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State postpones vote on agro-defense project

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MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Gov. Sam Brownback and top legislative leaders agreed to delay a vote on issuing bonds needed …Read More

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Mazda recalls cars to fix tire pressure monitors

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DETROIT (AP) — Mazda is recalling nearly 100,000 midsize cars in the U.S. to fix a problem with the tire …Read More

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Man sentenced for heroin ring that led to death

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Kansas City man was sentenced to 30 years in prison without parole for participating …Read More

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