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Arbor Day celebrated by Oak Grove Elementary School

Students at Oak Grove Elementary got a chance to celebrate Arbor Day with the planting of a tree. In honor …Read More

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Abandoned commercial development in St. Joseph gets a second start

A re-groundbreaking ceremony was held Friday for the Tuscany Village Project, nearly 7-years since the project was shut down. “Everybody’s been …Read More

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Sex offender arrested in Chillicothe for failing to comply

A sex offender was arrested Tuesday in Chillicothe after failing to register. The Livingston County Sheriff’s Office said it began …Read More

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911 scam hits St. Joseph area

The St. Joseph Police Department is warning residents to be aware of a 911 spoof that has already impacted several …Read More

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Thunderstorm chances Friday

Today Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5pm. Cloudy, with a high near 65. South southeast wind 13 to 16 …Read More

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Doniphan West school board votes to close primary school

The school board in Doniphan County made it official this week, voting to close the Doniphan West Primary School in …Read More

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Drunk driver gets four years for death of passenger

A Kansas City man whose drunk driving claimed the life of his passenger faces four years in prison. Rasheed Cottonham …Read More

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Buchanan County booking activity 4/24/2015

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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Missouri Western adopts master plan for future development

Missouri Western announced Thursday that it’s board of governors has accepted a master plan for future growth and development of the …Read More

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A fall through the floor during a call sends one St. Joseph Police Officer to the hospital

An officer with the St. Joseph Police Department was transported to the hospital after responding to a burglary call Thursday …Read More

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Trail’s End Project to kick off weekend festivities in Sedalia

This is a big weekend in Sedalia. The city is hosting a celebration to dedicate what will be a national …Read More

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Re-groundbreaking to kick off Tuscany Village project nearly 10-years later

A re-groundbreaking ceremony will be held Friday for the Tuscany Village Project that gained approval by St. Joseph City Council …Read More

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Two men arrested on warrants after Grand St. standoff

The St. Joseph Police Department has taken two men into custody after a police situation on Grand St. Wednesday evening. …Read More

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Rollover accident sends St. Joseph man to the hospital

A rollover accident sent a St. Joseph man to the hospital Wednesday night. According to Sgt. Wayne Byrom with the St. …Read More

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Fryer fire shuts down St. Joseph Ave. Burger King

A small fire has forced the St. Joseph Ave. Burger King to keep its doors closed Thursday Morning. According to …Read More

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Buchanan County booking activity 4/22/2015

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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Administrative Professionals Day at YWCA sees slight increase this year in St. Joseph

Attendance was up slightly at this year’s YWCA Administrative Professionals Day event. Around 55 people attended Wednesday’s  luncheon hosted by …Read More

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Two sentenced for Burlington Junction bank robbery

Two Iowa men were sentenced in federal court Wednesday for the armed robbery of a Burlington Junction, Mo., bank. Donald …Read More

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“Cronkite” production entered in Pulitzer competition

A group of scholars and journalists entered Missouri Western State University’s multimedia performance about Walter Cronkite in the competition for …Read More

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Man sentenced in Platte County for “sextortion” case

A Kansas City man was sentenced to 18-years in prison for trying to coerce a 16-year-old girl to have sex …Read More

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Fugitive from out-of-state arrested in Daviess County on rape charge

The Missouri State Highway Patrol has arrested an Oklahoma man in Daviess County wanted on rape charges. 44-year-old Wayne K. Edwards …Read More

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Maryville man charged with abuse of 4-month-old

A Maryville man was charged Tuesday with felony abuse of his 4-month-old daughter. According to online court documents 23-year-old Dalton James …Read More

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