School of Health Science and Wellness opens at Northwest

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MARYVILLE, Mo. – Northwest Missouri State University celebrated the opening of its School of Health Science and Wellness Tuesday with a grand-opening ceremony and ribbon-cutting. Northwest’s Board of Regents gave the University its approval in June to launch the School. Beginning this fall, the academic entity is operating as a free-standing, interdisciplinary unit. The school […]

Rain clearing out into the afternoon

Photo by Nadia Thacker

Today Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before noon. High near 87. South wind 6 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms. Tonight Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind […]

Buchanan County booking activity 9/2/2015


Here’s the latest booking activity from the Buchanan County Jail. All persons included in this post are innocent of crimes until proven guilty in a court of law. These are courtesy photos. This information is provided by the Buchanan County Sheriff’s Office and is not criminal history. The St Joseph Post assumes no legal liability […]

SJSD invites public to groundbreaking on new Advanced Science Research Center

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A groundbreaking ceremony for the Advanced Science Research Center at Hillyard Technical Center has been set. The St. Joseph School District is inviting the public to attend the groundbreaking Friday Sept. 4 at 10 a.m. at Hillyard Technical Center located at 3434 Faraon Street. Joey Austin with the St. Joseph School District said the plans […]

Sheriff’s department warns of electric scam

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The Livingston County Sheriff’s Department is warning residents of scammers threatening to cut off their power. The Department said Farmer’s Electric customers may be targeted by fake callers from a 888 phone number threatening to shut off their power in an attempted to steal money and gain credit and personal information. “We strongly urge our […]

Chillicothe man charged with child sex crimes

Adam Woodworth

A Chillicothe man is facing 17 felony charges in a child sex investigation. 36-year-old Adam Woodworth is charged in Livingston County with six counts of statutory sodomy, six counts of first-degree child molestation, one count of sexual trafficking of a child under 18 years, two counts of sexual misconduct or attempt involving a child under […]

Strike Force busts net more than $38,000 in drug money

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The Buchanan County Drug Strike Force said three investigations last week led to the recovery of around $38,000 in drug-related money. The Buchanan County Sherrif’s Department said on Monday, Aug. 24 investigators from the Drug Strike Force searched a home at 28th and Pear St. There around 28 grams of methamphetamine was seized with a […]