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SUV crash with horse-drawn buggy kills boy, 10

A crash in Livingston County between an SUV and a horse-drawn carriage has claimed the life of a ten-year-old boy …Read More

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St Joe Ave fire still under investigation, still “suspicious”

The cause of the two-alarm fire that destroyed a hair salon and an adjacent building and damaged a third is …Read More

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St Joe man pleads guilty to firearms charges after parking lot shooting

A St Joseph man has pleaded guilty to firearms charges stemming from a shooting in the parking lot at the …Read More

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Hearing scheduled in Clinton County homicide

The judge assigned to hear criminal proceedings in a Clinton County homicide has now scheduled the next hearing in the …Read More

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School District investigation expands to Czerwonka’s former employers

Federal investigators have served a subpoena on the West Plains, Missouri, R-7 School District, the district where the former St …Read More

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Fox Sports Kansas City to broadcast Royals preseason games

FOX Sports Kansas City will televise its first Royals Spring Training game of 2015 Wednesday night. The broadcast from Surprise …Read More

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Sheriff announces two more arrests based on tips from “Most Wanted” Web site

The Livingston County Sheriff’s “Most Wanted fugitives” Web site continues to bear fruit. This week Sheriff Steve Cox announced the …Read More

Posted 2 days ago | 4 Comments

Terry Matson

Man accused of sex with six year old pleads not guilty

A St Joseph man accused of having sex with a girl under the age of six pleaded not guilty in …Read More

Posted 2 days ago | 3 Comments

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New judge assigned in Clinton County murder case

A new judge has been assigned in a Clinton County murder case involving a man accused of killing his wife. …Read More

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Listeriosis outbreak prompts another ice cream recall

The Blue Bell Creameries have recalled another series of its ice cream products due to an ongoing outbreak of a …Read More

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Chiefs to receive four “compensatory” draft picks

The Kansas City Chiefs will get four compensatory draft picks under the NFL’s policy of rewarding teams that lose more …Read More

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Meat smoker ignites leaves, then house

Fire Inspectors for the St Joseph Fire Department say some leaves got too close to a meat smoker behind a …Read More

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Missouri Western approves bid for Chiefs Training Camp practice field renovations

The Board of Governors at Missouri Western State University on Monday accept a bid for renovation of football practice fields …Read More

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Terry Lynn Matson

Charges filed for sexual abuse of six year old

A St Joseph man is scheduled to appear in court Tuesday on a charge of Statutory Sodomy for allegedly having¬†sex …Read More

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Doniphan County lifts burn ban

In a Nixle alert issued Monday, officials in Doniphan County, Kansas announced they had lifted the ban on outdoor burning …Read More

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County Commission rescinds support of Grain Belt Express, opts for neutral position

The Buchanan County Commission on Monday decided to rescind an earlier resolution of support for the controversial Grain Belt Express …Read More

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Silver Alert canceled

An endangered person alert for a Cameron man has been cancelled. The Cameron Police Department says 76-year-old Hugo Umphrey has …Read More

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Gasoline prices up…and down

After rising for 40 days in a row, the national average price for regular unleaded gasoline fell for nine straight …Read More

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(Update) Power outage resolved; Traffic on Frederick back to normal.

(Update) Shortly before 5pm, St Joe police advised that the traffic issues along Frederick had been resolved. An earlier power …Read More

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First Ward House fire blamed on electric problem in meat smoker

Officials now believe the fire that gutted a historic saloon on St Joe Avenue to have originated in the kitchen.¬† …Read More

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(Update) Firefighter released from hospital

Fire caused extensive damage to a house at 2301 Penn St in St Joseph Tuesday night. Fire caused extensive damage …Read More

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Rumours Salon fire believed to be suspicous

A fire that destroyed a local hair salon and a neighboring building is believed to be of suspicious origin. The …Read More

Posted 1 week ago | 5 Comments