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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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More sunshine, less wind

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Back into chill mode for Thursday with plenty of clouds and even some light rain for areas south of the …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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MoDOT: Motorcyclists Urged to Drive With Caution

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JEFFERSON CITY – No one appreciates a warm spring day more than a motorcyclist who’s had a bike sitting in …Read More

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Buchanan County May Withdraw Support For Grain Belt Express

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The Buchanan County Commissioners may withdraw support for the Grain Belt Express power line project. Presiding Commissioner RT Turner says …Read More

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NWS: Wind ADVISORY

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URGENT – WEATHER MESSAGE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL MO ..STRONG SOUTH WINDS ACROSS EASTERN KANSAS AND MISSOURI TODAY… …Read More

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Missouri House Endorses Bright Flight Expansion

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JEFFERSON CITY (AP) – Missouri House members have endorsed legislation that could offer additional financial assistance to persuade more top …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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Missouri Western tennis drops season finale to Washburn

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In a fight for their playoff lives the Missouri Western tennis team was in a must win in order to …Read More

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St. Louis falls short of series sweep at Milwaukee

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MILWAUKEE (AP) — Milwaukee manager Ron Roenicke realizes one victory doesn’t necessarily end the St. Louis Cardinals’ recent dominance over …Read More

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Northwest men’s tennis knocks off UMKC

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The Northwest Missouri State men’s tennis team knocked off Division I member UMKC on Wednesday at the Plaza Tennis Center, …Read More

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Chiefs WR Bowe pleads guilty to lesser charges

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RIVERSIDE, Kan. (AP) — Kansas City Chiefs receiver Dwayne Bowe has pleaded guilty to amended charges of defective equipment and …Read More

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Kansas State gives Weber 1-year contract extension

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MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) – Kansas State basketball coach Bruce Weber has received a one-year contract extension through 2018-19 after leading …Read More

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Missouri Lawmakers Pass E-Cigarette Legislation

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JEFFERSON CITY (AP) – The Missouri House and Senate have each passed bills that would prevent people younger than 18 …Read More

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Silver Alert issued for missing Franklin County man

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A Silver Alert has been issued for a rural Franklin County Kansas man last seen Wednesday afternoon. The Kansas Bureau …Read More

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First Lady to give commencement address in Topeka

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TOPEKA–Topeka Public Schools will have a special Commencement speaker. The school district announced today that First Lady Michelle Obama is …Read More

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Holder: Americans stand with Kansas City mourners

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OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (AP) — Attorney General Eric Holder says all Americans are standing with the mourners of three people …Read More

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Two Mo. drivers injured in Thursday crash

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PITTSBURG-Two Missouri drivers were involved in an accident in a Crawford County Kansas accident on Thursday morning. The Kansas Highway …Read More

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Kansas Regents sticking with social media policy

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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas Board of Regents leaders say they do not plan to back away from the board’s …Read More

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Ministry plans Missouri camp expansion

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SHELL KNOB, Mo. (AP) — An international Christian ministry says it is planning a $21.5 million expansion of its facilities …Read More

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Was pregnant Mo. woman stabbed to death?

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SPRINGFIELD (AP) – A pregnant Springfield woman who was found dead in her home had reported being a victim of …Read More

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Woman who got out of moving vehicle run over, dies

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KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — The Kansas Turnpike Authority says a 52-year-old woman died when she got out of a …Read More

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Motion to dismiss 1997 rape case is dismissed

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LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — A 40-year-old man will go on trial for the second time on charges that he raped …Read More

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Two injured in overnight crash

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LIBERTY- Two people were injured in an early morning crash in Clay County. The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported the crash …Read More

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Kansan’s remains from WWII coming home

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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The remains of a 22-year-old Topeka airman who went missing in World War II are being …Read More

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Boone County hires lawyers for civil rights case

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COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — A central Missouri county has hired four attorneys to help defend itself and three employees named …Read More

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Prairie chickens arrive in Missouri from Nebraska

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JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Missouri Department of Conservation says a group of prairie chickens has been brought to …Read More

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Senators Mull Jumping Jack as State Exercise

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JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) – Missouri lawmakers are considering official designation for the jumping jack. A bill is proposing to …Read More

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Missouri House endorses early voting measures

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JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Missouri House has endorsed a pair of early voting measures, though some Democrats contend …Read More

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