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Mo. man hospitalized after truck blows a tire, hits a fence

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CRAIG- A Missouri truck driver was injured in an accident just after 11 a.m. on Tuesday in Holt County. The …Read More

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Governor visits Dekalb farm to announce prevention grant

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Gov. Jay Nixon today visited the farm of Doug and Vicki Hickman in DeKalb to announce a $6 million competitive …Read More

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Former Progressive Community Services Dir. charged with stealing

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A former finance director at Progressive Community Services has been charged with stealing thousands of dollars from the agency. 43-year-old …Read More

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Funeral scheduled for shooting victim

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Services are scheduled later this week for the victim of a shooting near Faucett, Missouri Saturday morning. Daron Simpson, 34, …Read More

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Ramp closure on Hwy 36 in St. Joseph

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ST. JOSEPH, Mo. – The ramp from westbound U.S. Hwy 36 to southbound Interstate 29 will be closed on Tuesday, …Read More

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Free senior tax preparation taking appointments

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United Way Partner Agency InterServ is now accepting appointments for free tax preparation services for seniors. They will be offering …Read More

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St. Joseph Chamber endorses Sewer Revenue Bonds

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The St. Joseph Chamber of Commerce issued a news release Tuesday endorsing the consideration of additional Sewer Revenue Bonds up …Read More

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Kansas City area including St. Jo to get 1,001 public, electric car chargers

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Kansas City Power & Light says it’s planning to spend about $20 million to install …Read More

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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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DWI checkpoints planned in St. Joseph

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The St. Joseph Police Department along with the Northwest DWI Task Force will be conducting a sobriety checkpoint in St. …Read More

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Royals, Dyson agree to a new contract


KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Royals and outfielder Jarrod Dyson have avoided arbitration by agreeing to a one-year contract …Read More

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Missouri Western’s Jordan named D2Football.com First-Team All-American

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A few days after being recognized as an All-American by the Missouri Sports Hall of Fame, Missouri Western junior Michael …Read More

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City High School Basketball Scores – Monday, Jan. 26

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GIRLS Park Hill 60 Central 46 (5-10) CAMERON TOURNAMENT – 1st ROUND Bishop LeBlond 44 (11-6) Savannah 34

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Kuligowski to remain as Mizzou’s defensive line coach

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The University of Missouri announced on Monday that assistant football coach Craig Kuligowski has withdrawn his name for consideration for …Read More

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Royals Invite 23 Non-roster Players to Spring Training

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – The Royals have invited 23 non-roster players to spring training, including former fifth overall draft …Read More

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KU’s Alexander named Big 12 Newcomer of the Week

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Kansas freshman Cliff Alexander has been named the Phillips 66 Big 12 Newcomer of the Week in a vote by …Read More

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Wichita State guard Frankamp arrested on suspicion of DUI


WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Authorities say Wichita State guard Conner Frankamp has been arrested on suspicion of DUI. Wichita police …Read More

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Kansas State’s Williams earns Big 12 Honors

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K-State senior Nino Williams has earned Phillips 66 Co-Big 12 Player of the Week honors for the second time this season …Read More

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Jordy Nelson scores a Pro Bowl touchdown on a pass from Saints QB Drew Brees

Former KSU star Jordy Nelson scores in friendly Pro Bowl


BOB BAUM, AP Sports Writer GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Some of the best played football on Sunday, a gentler, friendlier …Read More

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Griffons allow 27-2 second half run and lose to Missouri Southern

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ST. JOSEPH, Mo. – A run by Missouri Southern to begin the second half left the Griffon Men in a …Read More

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Senator Roberts Introduces Bipartisan Bill to Protect Rural Hospitals

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WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Senator Pat Roberts (R-Kan.) today introduced bipartisan legislation to protect rural Critical Access Hospitals (CAH) and …Read More

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Kansas House moves to stop wee-hours sessions, bill bundling

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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas House members are moving to ban post-midnight sessions of their chamber and make it harder …Read More

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Surgeon general: ‘Desperate need of clarity’ on e-cigarettes

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MICHAEL FELBERBAUM, AP Tobacco Writer RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The U.S. surgeon general says officials are “in desperate need of …Read More

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Photo by Westar Energy Environmental activists and wind industry representatives are girding for another fight over the state’s renewable energy standards.

Legislature may take another look at renewable energy standards

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By ANDY MARSO Rep. John Whitmer says he didn’t follow the ongoing debate on whether to repeal the state’s renewable …Read More

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TSA finding more guns in airport carry-on bags

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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — The government says it is finding more guns in carry-on bags at U.S. airports. The Transportation …Read More

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Mo. House member dumps the democratic party

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JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri state Rep. Keith English of Florissant is leaving the Democratic Party to become an …Read More

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Google expanding fiber service beyond Kansas City

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ERIK SCHELZIG, Associated Press NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Google is bringing its ultra-fast fiber optic Internet service to four metro …Read More

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Overland Park bank robber sentenced

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A Missouri man was sentenced Tuesday for robbing a bank in Overland Park. US Attorney Barry Grissom says Alvin J. …Read More

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Gov. Appoints New Superintendent of Kansas Highway Patrol

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Topeka – Governor Sam Brownback today announced the nomination of Major Mark A. Bruce as Superintendent of the Kansas Highway …Read More

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Woman accused of drowning puppy so she could board plane

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GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (AP) — A Florida woman is suspected of drowning a 2-week-old puppy in a Nebraska airport bathroom …Read More

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Bill would shield Mo. human trafficking victims’ info

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JEFFERSON CITY – The Missouri secretary of state is pushing a bill that would allow the state to keep human …Read More

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Mo. County Assessor Zimmerman to run for Attorney General

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JEFFERSON CITY – St. Louis County Assessor Jake Zimmerman says he is running for attorney general in 2016. Zimmerman announced …Read More

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Money from the Health Care Foundation of Greater Kansas City will enable Samuel U. Rodgers Health Center to share patient data electronically with health care providers.
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Health Care Foundation To Fund Computer Links for area Safety Net Clinics

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by MIKE SHERRY The Health Care Foundation of Greater Kansas City will help three Kansas City safety net clinics share …Read More

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Kansas measure would boost penalties for burglaries UPDATE

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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas would increase penalties for home burglaries under a bill being considered in the state Senate. …Read More

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Bill would ban use of carbon monoxide to euthanize animals

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  TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas House committee is considering a bill that would ban the use of carbon …Read More

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Plans outlined to help care for Missouri’s veterans

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January 27, 2015 by Kyle Loethen Missourinet Governor Jay Nixon said Monday he wants to help Missouri’s veterans by reducing …Read More

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