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Chamber Primetime attendance takes hit from Royals

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The first game of the world series impacted attendance Tuesday at the St. Joseph Chamber of Commerce’s Primetime event held to introduce new …Read More

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Man pleads guilty to Nodaway Co. bank robbery

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — An Iowa man has pleaded guilty to his part in a Missouri bank robbery after …Read More

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Celebrate Halloween This Friday With MERIL

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MERIL is hosting a “Trunk or Treat” event Friday. Midland Empire Resources for Independent Living will open up their facility …Read More

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Students To Paint Sidewalks Red

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Students from every school in the St Joseph School District will help promote Red Ribbon Week as they paint the …Read More

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Blood drive to honor brothers who share more than just family

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The Midland Empire Chapter of the Red Cross is sponsoring a Blood Drive in honor of two brothers whose lives …Read More

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Open burning set to begin in St. Joseph

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Fall Open Burning Season Open burning for fall 2014 begins Monday, November 3, 2014, and runs through Sunday November 23, …Read More

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College students learn to work the polls

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More than a dozen Missouri Western students will be running the polls on Election Day after receiving training from Buchanan …Read More

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Watch a replay of Brownback, Davis debate here

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Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback and challenger Paul Davis met to debate Tuesday at the Kansas Association of Broadcasters convention in …Read More

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Children’s eyesight to benefit from poker run, 680 KFEQ’s Barry Birr reports

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Lions Club members in Northwest Missouri have added another organization that fights visual impairment to the programs they support. The …Read More

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Northwest’s Distinguished Lecturer Is A Comic Book Hero

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Marvel Comics Creative Director Bill Rosemann will appear Monday, Oct. 27, at Northwest Missouri State University as the next guest …Read More

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Game 2 starters Ventura, Peavy study in contrasts

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DAVE SKRETTA, AP Sports Writer KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The starting pitchers for Game 2 of the World Series …Read More

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Griffons Face Hornets in Televised Homecoming Game

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Missouri Western Athletics ST. JOSEPH, Mo. – Now 5-2 after two road wins, Griffon Football returns to Spratt Stadium for …Read More

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Coach Snyder Weekly Football Press Conference Highlights

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Head Coach Bill Snyder On quarterback Jake Waters… “As I have said often in here, I see a young guy …Read More

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Royals drop Game 1 of World Series to Giants 7-1

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Madison Bumgarner and the San Francisco Giants put a sudden stop to the Kansas City …Read More

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Michael Sam released by the Cowboys

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IRVING, Texas (AP) — The Dallas Cowboys have released Michael Sam from the practice squad, another setback as the NFL’s …Read More

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Royals make roster changes prior to the World Series

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Infielder Jayson Nix has been added to the Kansas City Royals’ active roster for the …Read More

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Korean ‘superfan’ of Royals headed back to KC

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SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A die-hard long-time Kansas City Royals fan from Seoul who was superstitiously credited with sparking …Read More

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Rest or rust? Royals, Giants set for World Series

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BEN WALKER, AP Baseball Writer KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Buster Posey and the San Francisco Giants zipped through the …Read More

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Griffon volleyball now receiving votes in latest AVCA Top 25 poll

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Coming off their second victory over a top-5 ranked opponent in 2014, the Missouri Western volleyball team is now receiving …Read More

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Missouri’s Murphy, Ray win weekly SEC football honors

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To the victor go the spoils, and the University of Missouri football team has collected two-fold from its 42-13 road …Read More

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Ex-ConAgra exec pleads guilty to fraud

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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A former ConAgra sales executive is scheduled to be sentenced on Jan. 12 in Omaha for …Read More

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2 senators seek to eliminate food sales tax in Kansas

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    WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Two state senators from Wichita say they want to introduce a plan in the …Read More

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J&J to spend up to $200M on Ebola vaccine program

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NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. (AP) — Johnson & Johnson will start safety testing in early January on a vaccine combination that …Read More

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Increase in holiday deliveries predicted

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MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — FedEx expects another record for holiday-season deliveries. The company forecast Wednesday that deliveries between Thanksgiving and …Read More

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Government ups air bag warning to 7.8M vehicles

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DETROIT (AP) — The U.S. government is adding more than 3 million vehicles to a rare warning about faulty air …Read More

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Sen. Blunt On DHS Announcement: Simply Doesn’t Go Far Enough

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Roy Blunt (Mo.) released the following statement today in response to the U.S. Department of Homeland …Read More

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Democratic chair: Election is ‘neck and neck’

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The head of the Democratic Party says the mid-term campaign for control of the Senate is “a …Read More

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Two women hospitalized after Tuesday night collision

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EDWARDSVILLE- Two women were injured in an accident just before 8:30 p.m. on Tuesday in Wyandotte County. The Kansas Highway …Read More

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Missouri hosts competition for script writers

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JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri is hosting a competition for authors of screenplays and TV pilot scripts that use …Read More

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Police search for pair after fatal Kansas crash UPDATE

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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Topeka police say two people suspected of being involved in a fatal hit-and-run have turned themselves …Read More

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Sheriff: Kansas fire chief charged with theft

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HOLTON, Kan. (AP) — A Northeast Kansas fire chief has been arrested on theft charges after authorities say he embezzled …Read More

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Kansas secretary of state candidates have debate

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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Republican Secretary of State Kris Kobach is likely to face questions during a televised debate about …Read More

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Mo. man on probation charged with murder

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GRANDVIEW, Mo. (AP) — A Kansas City-area man on probation for a 2010 killing has been charged in a separate …Read More

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Judge rules in favor of guard in inmate lawsuit

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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A federal judge has ruled in favor of a former Shawnee County corrections officer who was …Read More

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Methodist panel to hear appeal over gay wedding

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MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — A Methodist pastor who became a gay rights activist after he was disciplined for officiating at …Read More

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New charges in vandalism at congressman’s office

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A federal grand jury has added more charges against a Kansas City man accused of …Read More

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