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Easter forecast

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Warm weather is on tap for the weekend, with high temperatures running above normal in the 70s. A cold front …Read More

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More Buchanan County Booking Activity Through 4/19/14

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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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Buchanan County Booking Activity 4/19/14

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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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Two injured in Friday car crash and fire

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Two women were injured in a Friday crash and fire in Buchannan County. The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported a …Read More

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Buy Green, Save Green; “Show-Me Green Sales Tax Holiday” Starts At Midnight Friday

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If you were planning on buying a major appliance, you can save some green by going green. The state of …Read More

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Another Phone Scam!

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Livingston County just seems to be a magnet for telephone scams. Sheriff Steve Cox says several citizens have been receiving …Read More

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Michaels Stores report credit card breach

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IRVING, Texas (AP) — The nation’s largest arts and crafts chain, Texas-based, Michaels Stores, says about 2.6 million debit and …Read More

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WireCo Buys Netherlands Shipping Firm

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WireCo WorldGroup announced this week it has acquired most of a company based in the Netherlands that will soon become …Read More

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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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Missouri Western drops final two games against No. 24 Mules

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The Missouri Western pitching staff struggled on Saturday afternoon giving up 40 hits and 30 runs against the #24 Central …Read More

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Northwest baseball gets swept by Emporia State

College, Northwest Missouri State, Sports

The Northwest Missouri State University baseball team concluded the road portion of its 2014 schedule on Saturday afternoon, falling twice …Read More

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Royals hold off Minnesota for fifth straight win

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Royals manager Ned Yost turned to pitching coach Dave Eiland in the fifth inning Saturday …Read More

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Lynn improves to NL-best 4-0 as St. Louis defeats Washington

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Lance Lynn was sharper than he had had been all season, which made it all the more …Read More

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Griffons split doubleheader at No. 24 Central Missouri

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The Missouri Western baseball team split a pair of games at 24th-ranked Central Missouri Friday evening. The Griffons won the …Read More

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Bearcats drop two games at Emporia State Friday

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The Northwest Missouri State University baseball team fell in an MIAA doubleheader on Friday afternoon to Emporia State at the …Read More

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Vargas shuts down Twins, leads Royals to 5-0 win

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Jason Vargas pitched seven shutdown innings, Mike Moustakas cracked a two-run homer and the Kansas City …Read More

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Wacha, Cardinals lose pitchers dual at Washington, 3-1

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Washington’s Ian Desmond took a substantial lead off third base in the seventh inning of a tie …Read More

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Haith leaves Missouri to take over at Tulsa

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TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Tulsa hired Frank Haith of Missouri as its men’s basketball coach Friday, landing a major-conference coach …Read More

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Northwest men’s tennis sweeps Bethany, women fall to Newman

College, Northwest Missouri State, Sports

The Northwest Missouri State tennis teams honored seniors Lluis Altimires and Alexis Bartek prior to a pair of non-conference home …Read More

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Mrs. Obama to appear on May episode of ‘Nashville’

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Michelle Obama is going a little bit country. The first lady’s office says she’ll appear on the …Read More

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Mo. Mulls State Funds to Districts for Preschool

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JEFFERSON CITY (AP) – Missouri lawmakers are moving to put more of the state’s money where their mouths are in …Read More

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Funeral held for 2 shooting victims

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OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (AP) — About 3,000 people attended services for a doctor and his 14-year-old grandson killed in shootings …Read More

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Blunt: Appalling For Obama admin to play politics with Jobs, continue blocking Keystone XL Pipeline

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Roy Blunt (Mo.) issued the following statement in response to the Obama Administration’s announcement today …Read More

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NASA’s space station Robonaut finally getting legs

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MARCIA DUNN, AP Aerospace Writer CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — The first out-of-this-world humanoid robot is finally getting its space …Read More

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Trading Post Listings 04/19/14

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Got something you want to buy? Something to sell? The Trading Post on 680 KFEQ is the place for you! …Read More

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KC Police Say Man Shot to Death at Gas Station

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KANSAS CITY (AP) – Kansas City police say a man was found shot to death in a car where officers …Read More

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Kansas man injured in Saturday morning crash

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HIAWATHA—A Kansas man injured in Saturday morning crash in Brown County. The Kansas Highway Patrol reported a Dodge Ram truck …Read More

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Missouri Republicans Outline New Gun Proposal

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JEFFERSON CITY (AP) – Missouri Republicans have outlined a new approach to prevent federal agents from enforcing gun control laws …Read More

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Topeka site offering compressed natural gas

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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A Topeka business has started publicly offering compressed natural gas to some drivers. Questar Fueling’s, compressed …Read More

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Task force on earthquake increase making little progress

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WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A three-member task force appointed by Gov. Sam Brownback to explore whether man-made activity has caused …Read More

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Governor signs 19 bills into law

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By Trevor Graff KHI News Service TOPEKA — Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback signed 19 bills into law Friday, including measures …Read More

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National energy boom blurs political battle lines

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NICHOLAS RICCARDI, Associated Press DENVER (AP) — The U.S. energy boom is blurring the traditional political battle lines across the …Read More

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KCK preschool trauma program gets national attention

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By Alex Smith KCUR KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Every parent knows that young children have meltdowns now and then — …Read More

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