State Senator Rob Schaaf, Saint Joseph

Missouri Republicans call for Ebola travel ban

JEFFERSON CITY (AP) – Some Missouri lawmakers are concerned the state isn’t doing enough to prevent an Ebola outbreak. At …Read More

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Vacant Storefront Features Historic Photographs Of Downtown St Joe (Gallery)

Take a walk through downtown St Joseph and you might not recognize it. As as example, consider these storefronts near …Read More

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Pedestrian hit by law enforcement vehicle during Atchison Co. chase

ATCHISON- A pedestrian was injured in an accident just before 10 a.m. on Wednesday in Atchison County. The Kansas Highway …Read More

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School bullying; now the St. Joseph School District says there’s an App for that

St. Joseph School District counselors are tackling the issue of bullying during October as part of National Bullying Prevention Month. …Read More

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Walter Cronkite memorabilia on temporary display at Western

St. Joseph, Mo. —Oct. 22, 2014—Memorabilia on loan from the Walter Cronkite family will be temporarily displayed during the public …Read More

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Chamber Primetime attendance takes hit from Royals

The first game of the world series impacted attendance Tuesday at the St. Joseph Chamber of Commerce’s Primetime event held to introduce new …Read More

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Man pleads guilty to Nodaway Co. bank robbery

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — An Iowa man has pleaded guilty to his part in a Missouri bank robbery after …Read More

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Celebrate Halloween This Friday With MERIL

MERIL is hosting a “Trunk or Treat” event Friday. Midland Empire Resources for Independent Living will open up their facility …Read More

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Students To Paint Sidewalks Red

Students from every school in the St Joseph School District will help promote Red Ribbon Week as they paint the …Read More

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Blood drive to honor brothers who share more than just family

The Midland Empire Chapter of the Red Cross is sponsoring a Blood Drive in honor of two brothers whose lives …Read More

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Open burning set to begin in St. Joseph

Fall Open Burning Season Open burning for fall 2014 begins Monday, November 3, 2014, and runs through Sunday November 23, …Read More

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College students learn to work the polls

More than a dozen Missouri Western students will be running the polls on Election Day after receiving training from Buchanan …Read More

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Watch a replay of Brownback, Davis debate here

Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback and challenger Paul Davis met to debate Tuesday at the Kansas Association of Broadcasters convention in …Read More

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Children’s eyesight to benefit from poker run, 680 KFEQ’s Barry Birr reports

Lions Club members in Northwest Missouri have added another organization that fights visual impairment to the programs they support. The …Read More

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Northwest’s Distinguished Lecturer Is A Comic Book Hero

Marvel Comics Creative Director Bill Rosemann will appear Monday, Oct. 27, at Northwest Missouri State University as the next guest …Read More

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Salvation Army Is Looking For Holiday Bell Ringers

The Salvation Army is looking for volunteers to assist with its 2014 Red Kettle Campaign, which kicks off November 14, …Read More

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Buchanan County Booking Activity 10/21/2014

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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Tuesday’s forecast 10/21/14

Today Sunny, with a high near 73. Calm wind becoming east southeast 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Tonight …Read More

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Trick-or-treating to be held on Northwest Campus

MARYVILLE, Mo. – Area children and their families are invited to trick-or-treat in Northwest Missouri State University residence halls from …Read More

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Mo. man dies in Monday motorcycle accident

LAWSON- A Missouri man died in an accident just before 6 p.m. on Monday in Clinton County. The Missouri State …Read More

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World Series traffic has MoDOT urging motorists to prepare

KANSAS CITY – World Series traffic congestion can be expected around the Truman Sports Complex, particularly along I-70 and I-435 …Read More

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#CHSiapplied has Seniors at Central High School prepping for college

Central High School is taking college applications to social media as Seniors apply to their schools of choice during College …Read More

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