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Murder hearing cancelled as county waits for new judge assignment

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A hearing for a man accused of murder in Clinton County has been cancelled, as officials wait for the State …Read More

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Program to educate Brown County high schoolers on how to save a life

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A new partnership between the Brown County Sheriff’s Office and Highland Community College is giving high school students in Brown …Read More

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Anti smoking ban petition falls short again

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The petition drive to repeal and replace the smoking ban has failed for a second time. Buchanan County Clerk Mary …Read More

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Homeless population in St. Joseph shows a drop in numbers

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St. Joseph, Mo. – The homeless population in St. Joseph saw a huge decrease during the month of January according to the …Read More

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Evening fire destroys a home in rural Doniphan County

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Multiple fire stations in Doniphan County responded to a house fire Tuesday evening near White Cloud, Kan. to find flames shooting …Read More

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Rep. Graves: America has no greater ally in the Middle East than Israel

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Sam Graves released the following statement after Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu addressed a joint …Read More

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Buchanan County booking activity 3/5/2015

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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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Driver hospitalized after he fell asleep in Gentry County

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BERLIN – A Missouri man was injured in an accident just before 3 p.m. on Tuesday in Gentry County. The …Read More

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Target plans $2b in cost-cutting moves

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NEW YORK (AP) — Target Corp. plans $2 billion in cost cuts over the next two years through corporate restructuring …Read More

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Northwest student faces rape charges

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A Northwest Missouri State University student was charged Tuesday with multiple counts of rape. 22-year-old Abraham Acosta of Sibley, Iowa has …Read More

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Wichita State goes for second straight Valley tourney title

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R.B. FALLSTROM, AP Sports Writer ST. LOUIS (AP) — No. 8 Wichita State is back as the top seed in …Read More

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Griffons advance to MIAA Quarterfinals with 80-56 win over Lincoln

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ST. JOSEPH, Mo. – The Missouri Western women’s basketball team kept their season alive with an impressive 80-56 win Tuesday …Read More

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District High School Basketball Scores – Tuesday, March 3

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CLASS 4 DISTRICT 16 GIRLS SEMIFINALS @ SAVANNAH HS Benton 58 (24-2) Kearney 33 Lafayette 37 (18-7) Smithville 31 Championship …Read More

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Shamburger leads Missouri to a win over Auburn

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COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Keith Shamburger scored 21 points, tying his season high, and drained a 10-footer with 10.9 seconds …Read More

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No. 9 KU rallies from 18 down to beat No. 20 West Virginia in OT, win Big 12

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LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Frank Mason III capped one of the biggest comebacks in Allen Fieldhouse history by scoring the …Read More

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Play ball! Quickly! Major League Baseball tries to speed up game this spring

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TOM WITHERS, AP Sports Writer GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) — Tick, tock, baseball is on the clock. Major League Baseball’s new …Read More

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Missouri Western loses heart breaker at UCO in MIAA Tournament 73-72

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EDMOND, Okla.  – The Missouri Western men’s basketball team saw its season end in heartbreaking fashion as Central Oklahoma came …Read More

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City High School Basketball Scores – Monday, March 2

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BOYS CLASS 5 DISTRICT 16 FIRST ROUND @ CENTRAL Central 48 (10-15) Oak Park 29 Central vs. Park Hill South …Read More

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Kansas Wins share of 11th-Straight Conference Regular-Season Title

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  University of Kansas Athletics LAWRENCE, Kan. – With Iowa State defeating Oklahoma on ESPN Big Monday, March 2, Kansas …Read More

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K-State’s First-Day Sales Record Broken for Fourth-Straight Year

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KSU Athletics MANHATTAN, Kan. – For the fourth-consecutive season, K-State fans have stepped up by setting another first-day sales record …Read More

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Missouri Senate panel considers stricter law on deadly force

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JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) – A Missouri Senate panel is considering tightening state law on what justifies the use of …Read More

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Mouse study finds extra oxygen may spur tumor-fighting cells

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LAURAN NEERGAARD, AP Medical Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — A provocative study in mice suggests something as simple as breathing in …Read More

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Roberts, Moran Introduce Bill Providing Ag Industry Relief from Transportation Regs

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senators Pat Roberts (R-Kan.), Heidi Heitkamp (D-N.D.), and Jerry Moran (R-Kan.) today introduced bi-partisan and bi-cameral …Read More

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Mo. Republican wants to bar health insurance subsidies

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JEFFERSON CITY (AP) – Groups advocating for health care access say a bill blocking federal subsidies that help pay for …Read More

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Hearings scheduled on controversial changes in state welfare policies

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By Jim McLean Bills that would further tighten eligibility for public assistance programs will be among the first that lawmakers …Read More

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Kansas Senate panel grills Brownback judge appointee

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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Republican Gov. Sam Brownback’s appointee to the Kansas Court of Appeals has gotten a chilly reception …Read More

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Kansas governor touts tax policy to Missouri lawmakers

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JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) – Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback is touting to Missouri lawmakers what he says is right with …Read More

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Senate fails to override Obama’s veto of Keystone pipeline bill

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DINA CAPPIELLO, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Republican-controlled Senate has failed to override President Barack Obama’s veto of a …Read More

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Michael Brown’s family disappointed with Justice Department

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ST. LOUIS (AP) — Michael Brown’s uncle says a Department of Justice decision not to charge the Ferguson police officer …Read More

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Two times zones, one house

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KENDALL, Kan. (AP) — This weekend’s time change can be rough on some people. But consider Ron and Sherry Finlay. …Read More

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Safety agency closes truck tire probe

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DETROIT (AP) — The U.S. government’s highway safety agency has closed an investigation into reports of Michelin truck tire failures …Read More

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US clears officer in Ferguson case, criticizes police force

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ERIC TUCKER, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department says it won’t prosecute former Ferguson, Missouri, police officer Darren …Read More

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Top Senate Republican tells states: ignore EPA carbon rules

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DINA CAPPIELLO, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate’s top Republican is telling states to ignore a central part of …Read More

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Kansas duo arrested on drug and theft charges

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MANHATTAN- Law enforcement authorities in Manhattan arrested two suspects on Tuesday night on various drug charges. The Riley County Police …Read More

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Kansas governor not backing off cuts to schools, higher ed

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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback’s budget director says he’s not planning to back off cuts in funding …Read More

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SE Kansas man hospitalized after car slides past stop sign

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LACYGNE – A Kansas man was injured in an accident just after 7 a.m. on Wednesday in Linn County. The …Read More

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