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Winter weather prep kicks off with a rodeo

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A snowplow rodeo was held Thursday in the Heritage Park parking lot for city workers to prepare for the onset …Read More

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REC center gym to be dedicated in honor of Hirter

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A dedication ceremony will be held to name the REC Center gymnasium in honor of former Chief of Police and …Read More

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St. Joseph Police make multiple arrests after kidnapping

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The St. Joseph Police Department responded to the 6000 block of Gordon Street Wednesday night to a kidnapping at gunpoint …Read More

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Criminal Justice Scholarships Available

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College-bound students interesting in pursuing a career in criminal justice in Missouri can get a leg up via a scholarship …Read More

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Dump Truck Rollover Blocks I-229N

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A rollover crash on I-229 is blocking all northbound traffic on the interstate near West Highland Avenue in St Joseph. …Read More

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Rep. Graves on protecting 6th district municipalities from undue costs

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WASHINGTON – U.S. Congressman Sam Graves, House Small Business Committee Chairman, made the following statement after sending a letter to …Read More

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(UPDATE) Owners chase “borrowed” truck through Midtown

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Police are investigating the theft of a truck in the midtown area Thursday morning. The owner of the truck pursued …Read More

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Wal-Mart tests matching prices with online rivals

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ANNE D’INNOCENZIO, AP Retail Writer   NEW YORK (AP) — Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is considering matching online prices from competitors …Read More

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Republican Supermajority at stake. 680 KFEQ’s Barry Birr reports

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A lot of questions will be answered next Tuesday. Will Republicans take control of the US Senate? If so, by …Read More

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Buchanan County booking activity 10/29/2014

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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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Royals host 2014 season celebration today at Kauffman Stadium

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KANSAS CITY-  The Kansas City Royals have announced they will host a 2014 Royals Season Celebration tat Kauffman Stadium. The …Read More

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Royals come up short in Game 7 as Giants win World Series

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Madison Bumgarner and the San Francisco Giants succeeded where no team had in 3½ decades, …Read More

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Missouri Western volleyball ranked No. 8 in first Central Region poll

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The Missouri Western volleyball team sits in eighth in the first edition of the 2014 Central Region poll. The top-8 …Read More

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Missouri rolls past William Jewell 72-31 in first exhibition game

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The Missouri men’s basketball team launched its 2014-15 campaign with a 72-31 victory over William Jewell College in exhibition action …Read More

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Western soccer moves up one spot in Central Region poll

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The Missouri Western women’s soccer team has moved up one spot in the NCAA Central Region poll after going 1-1 …Read More

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Mizzou mourns the passing of John Kadlec

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The University of Missouri is saddened to announce the loss of John Kadlec, who passed away early Wednesday morning in …Read More

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Smith to Practice Despite Shoulder Injury

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith plans to practice Wednesday despitechiefs logo spraining his troublesome throwing shoulder …Read More

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Bret Saberhagen to toss ceremonial first pitch

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Major League Baseball and the Kansas City Royals announced Wednesday that legendary Royals pitcher Bret Saberhagen will throw out the …Read More

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Royals Guthrie will face Hudson in Game 7

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — After long waits to make their World Series debuts, Tim Hudson and Jeremy Guthrie will …Read More

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Royals dominate Giants to force decisive Game 7 in the World Series

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The raucous roar at Kauffman Stadium swelled with every batter in the second inning and …Read More

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Average US 30-year mortgage rate changes course

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Average U.S. long-term mortgage rates arrested their five-week decline this week but the benchmark 30-year loan remained …Read More

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Adjusting to life in the United States has been a challenge for Jenga Chhetri, left, and his mother, Ratna Chhetri, who moved to the Kansas City area almost three years ago.- photo by Alex Smith

KU professor solving puzzling mental health issues

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By Alex Smith, KCUR KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Making the rounds at a public housing complex in Kansas City, Kan., …Read More

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Kansas governor uses EPA rule to tie foe to Obama

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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A protest by Kansas regulators against federal efforts to limit carbon emissions is giving Republican Gov. …Read More

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Police seek suspect in KSU star’s death

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CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland police are searching for a man accused of killing a former Kansas State University football player …Read More

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Fire Chief: 2 dead, 4 injured in plane crash at Wichita airport UPDATE

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ROXANA HEGEMAN, Associated Press WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A small plane that reported losing engine power has crashed into a …Read More

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11, including Mo. man, sentenced in international child porn ring

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Eleven men from across the country have been sentenced to between 15 and 19 years in prison …Read More

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Kansas State football coach endorses Sen. Roberts (VIDEO)

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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Beloved Kansas State University football coach Bill Snyder has endorsed Sen. Pat Roberts for re-election and …Read More

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Washburn pledges to stop sexual violence on campus

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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Washburn University faculty, staff and students are pledging to help stop sexual violence on campus. The …Read More

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Mo. man gets life in prison for fake drug deal murder

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JEFFERSON CITY (AP) – A St. Louis man was sentenced to life in prison for a shooting death in Jefferson …Read More

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Second developer interested in casino in SE Kansas

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PITTSBURG, Kan. (AP) — Odds are better for a casino in southeast Kansas after a second developer expressed interest in …Read More

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Apple CEO Tim Cook: ‘I’m Proud to Be Gay’

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NEW YORK (AP) — Apple CEO Tim Cook says he’s proud to be gay. In an essay written for Bloomberg …Read More

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For-profit colleges face ‘gainful employment’ rule

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KIMBERLY HEFLING, AP Education Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — For-profit colleges that don’t produce graduates capable of paying off their student …Read More

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Former union officer pleads in embezzlement case

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The former secretary-treasurer of a railroad union has admitted embezzling more than $12,000 from the …Read More

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Zombie apocalypse teaches Missouri S&T students

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ROLLA (AP) – A zombie apocalypse is helping Missouri University of Science and Technology students prepare for careers in engineering …Read More

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