Brett O'Dell

Former evidence officer pleads guilty to stealing evidence

A former evidence officer in Caldwell County has pleaded guilty to charges he stole evidence. Brett O’Dell, 28, was charged …Read More

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Fire destroys former Doniphan County schoolhouse

Troy, Kan. – Fire destroyed an old abandoned schoolhouse Tuesday morning in Northeast Kansas. Both the Wathena and Troy fire …Read More

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School district announces stipend committee meetings

There is movement within the St Joseph School District on the touchy subject of stipends. On Monday, the district announced …Read More

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Riots in Ferguson, but flight restrictions lifted

A grand jury declined to indict police officer Darren Wilson in the death of Michael Brown, once again sparking riots …Read More

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Chiefs Eric Berry out for season after mass discovered in his chest

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Chiefs have placed Pro Bowl safety Eric Berry on the non-football illness list after a mass was …Read More

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Former SJPD detective gets probation

A former longtime detective for the St Joseph Police Department has been granted probation for withholding information about a man …Read More

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Can you help identify this robbery suspect? (VIDEO)

The Platte County Sheriff’s Office is hoping you can help identify a robbery suspect. The Sheriff’s Office is investigating a …Read More

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Savannah teens drown in farm pond

Two teenagers from Andrew County drowned in a farm pond Saturday evening. In a news release, Sheriff Bryan Atkins said …Read More

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Missing person alert

The St. Joseph Police Department is requesting your assistance in locating a missing person. Michael J. Silvy has been missing …Read More

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Hiawatha men receive marriage license

Two men from Hiawatha were granted a marriage license Monday by courthouse officials in Brown County, Kansas. District Court Clerk …Read More

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Hunter Hayes cancels St Louis appearance over fears of unrest

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Country singer Hunter Hayes has cancelled a Thursday concert at Saint Louis University over concerns about …Read More

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“Historic” agreement reached in Republican River Basin water management

The states of Colorado, Kansas and Nebraska have reached what’s described as “an historic agreement” on management of water in …Read More

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Kansas hunters sentenced for violations of Migratory Bird Treaty Act

Seven hunters in Kansas pleaded guilty in federal court and were sentenced Wednesday for violating the Migratory Bird Treaty Act. …Read More

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(Update) FCI Marketing fire required a huge response

Chief Tommy George of the Savannah Rural Fire Protection District tells us nearly half of his department spent about eight …Read More

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Busy week for firefighters!

It’s been a busy week for firefighters in our area. On Monday, the St Joseph Fire Department responded to a …Read More

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(VIDEO) Fire destroys FCI facility, shuts down US-169

Fire destroyed the FCI Marketing warehouse on US-169 highway near the 102 River south of Savannah Wednesday morning. The blaze …Read More

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Fire damages apartment building; six residents displaced

Officials believe most of the residents of a Midtown apartment building would be able to return to their homes Wednesday. …Read More

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Structure fire blocks US-169 highway

Listener reports indicate a structure fire is blocking traffic on US-169 Highway near the 102 River in Andrew County. Dispatchers …Read More

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Accused child molester free on bond awaiting arraignment

A 51-year-old Savannah man is due in court next month on charges of fondling a 12-year-old girl. According to court …Read More

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Attack with chainsaw leads to misdemeanor assault charges

A 28-year-old St Joseph man faces a misdemeanor charge of 3rd Degree Assault after allegedly attacking the victim with his …Read More

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Burglary suspects arrested after crash

Investigators have wrapped up an unusual case in Livingston County with the arrests of two men. Sheriff Steve Cox says …Read More

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Pets at risk; Cold-weather tips

The Humane Society of Missouri urges pet owners to bring your pets inside and exercise the utmost caution when exposing …Read More

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