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St. Joseph teen crashes bike into vehicle

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A St. Joseph teenager escaped serious injury Wednesday afternoon after running her bicycle into the side of a moving vehicle. …Read More

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Volunteers sought by Red Cross of Northwest Missouri

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The American Red Cross of Northwest Missouri is seeking volunteers to aid in disaster relief. The agency currently has nine …Read More

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Preliminary hearing set in Maryville rape case

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A preliminary hearing has been set for a man charged with rape during a house party in Maryville. Nodaway County …Read More

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State auditor’s office says St. Joseph schools improving (Video)

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ST. JOSEPH, Mo. (AP) — Officials from the Missouri State Auditor’s office say the St. Joseph school district has made …Read More

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UPDATE: Northwest Missouri roads closed due to flood waters

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ST. JOSEPH, Mo. – A third Buchanan County route has closed due to flooding, according to the Missouri Department of …Read More

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Northwest plants garden to help feed community

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MARYVILLE, Mo. – Northwest Missouri State University’s School of Agriculture Sciences has planted a garden with roots that will extend …Read More

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Shots fired at home in St. Joseph, investigation underway

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The St. Joseph Police Department is investigating multiple shots fired at a home Tuesday night in St. Joseph’s North End. According to …Read More

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Vehicle vs. Deer accident sends Chillicothe man to hospital

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A Chillicothe man was taken to the hospital Wednesday morning after his vehicle hit a deer in Livingston County. According to …Read More

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One killed, three “serious” after rollover crash

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Tragedy strikes a Nebraska family along I-29 in Northwest Missouri Tuesday. A woman was killed and four family members were …Read More

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Western Board authorizes $15 million in bonds for Spratt Stadium and refinancing

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St. Joseph, Mo. —The Board of Governors at Missouri Western State University has authorized a bond issue of up to …Read More

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St. Joseph Mustangs open 2015 season Wednesday night

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The St. Joseph Mustangs begin their seventh season Wednesday night as they host the Carroll (IA) Merchants at 7:00 PM …Read More

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Benton loses to Smithville in Class 4 baseball sectional

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The Benton baseball team had its season come to an end Tuesday night as they lost to Smithville 5-3 in …Read More

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Royals, Hosmer make cover of Sports Illustrated

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It remains to be seen if this is good news or bad news. Eric Hosmer and the Kansas City Royals …Read More

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Wright, Lowenberg to be inducted into St. Joseph Baseball Hall of Fame

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St. Joseph’s longest tenured Major Leaguer and a man has spent much of his life promoting youth baseball and mentoring …Read More

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Kansas City drops third straight as they fall to Yankees Tuesday

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NEW YORK (AP) — Mark Teixeira failed to get in on the fun on Monday. He made up for it …Read More

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Garcia gets first win as Cardinals beat Diamondbacks 6-4

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ST. LOUIS (AP) — Jaime Garcia won for the first time in nearly a year, working six solid innings, and …Read More

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Western Board authorizes $15 million in bonds for Spratt Stadium and refinancing

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St. Joseph, Mo. —The Board of Governors at Missouri Western State University has authorized a bond issue of up to …Read More

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Missouri State gets No. 8 national seed; draws Canisius in NCAA regional opener

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SPRINGFIELD, Mo. — For the ninth time in program history, Missouri State has been selected to compete in the NCAA …Read More

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Guthrie, Royals get roughed up by Yankees 14-1

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NEW YORK (AP) — Brett Gardner got a little silly after hitting the Yankees’ third homer of the first inning, …Read More

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St. Louis outlasts Arizona 3-2 in 10 innings

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ST. LOUIS (AP) — The St. Louis Cardinals reminded Jhonny Peralta it was getting close to dinner time. Then he …Read More

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Missouri breaks ground on new psychiatric hospital campus

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FULTON, Mo. – Gov. Jay Nixon joined state and local officials Wednesday in breaking ground on the new Fulton State …Read More

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Texas woman sentenced for adoption fraud of Kansas couple

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KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — A Texas woman was sentenced to five years in federal prison for defrauding a Kansas …Read More

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Body pulled from Missouri River in Jefferson City

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By Alisa Nelson (Missourinet) – The Highway Patrol has confirmed a body was pulled from the Missouri River Tuesday. The …Read More

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Obituaries for May 27

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Philinda “Lyndi” Deiter-McCracken 1955-2015 Philinda “Lyndi” Deiter-McCracken, 59, St. Joseph, Missouri passed away Monday, May 25, 2015 surrounded by family. …Read More

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Graduates from one Missouri university create a ‘smart pillow’

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By Kyle Loethen (Missourinet) -Graduates from Washington University in St. Louis are developing a “smart pillow.” What started out as …Read More

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Ford recalls nearly 423K vehicles for power steering problem

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DETROIT (AP) — Ford is recalling nearly 423,000 cars and SUVs in North America because the power-assisted steering can fail …Read More

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Missouri Democratic state Rep. Otto to run for US Congress

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JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Democratic Missouri state House Rep. Bill Otto says he’s running for Congress. Otto on Tuesday …Read More

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Missouri Senate hires attorney for ‘harassment complaint’

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JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Missouri Senate has hired a lawyer in response to a “workplace harassment complaint.” A …Read More

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Database of historic Missouri prison records now online

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By Mike Lear (Missourinet) -A new tool is online for those who want to research people who spent time in …Read More

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Ray County Coroner accused of smoking meth in hearse outside casino

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The Ray County Coroner has been accused of smoking methamphetamine in his hearse while sitting outside the Argosy Casino. Toby …Read More

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Kansas man rescued after becoming trapped in trench

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KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — A man has been rescued after becoming trapped when a trench collapsed on him in …Read More

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Man pulled from lake missing since 1992

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PAOLA, Kan. (AP) — Authorities say a car pulled from a northeast Kansas lake last week contained the body of …Read More

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Marijuana decriminalization stalls in Topeka

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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A bill that would ease many of Kansas’ marijuana laws has stalled in the Senate and …Read More

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