Two extricated from vehicle after crash on Faraon

Two people were extricated from vehicle after crash on Faraon. Photo by Nadia Thacker

Three people were taken to the hospital after a crash Thursday in St. Joseph. According to Capt. Jeff Wilson around 12:53 p.m. a white car turning out of Hy-Vee apparently failed to yield to an oncoming black pick-up and the pick-up t-boned the drivers side of the car. Emergency responders had to extricate two of the three individuals […]

Thunderstorm chances continue overnight


Tonight Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. South southeast wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible. Friday Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. South […]

Buchanan County booking activity 8/27/2015


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 […]

One at large after armed robbery

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St Joseph police searched a Midtown neighborhood Thursday morning after an armed robbery in the 1300 block of Frederick. Capt. Wilson said a man wearing all black clothing and a black ski mask indicated he had a firearm and demanded cash from the clerk at the Woody’s convenience store. There were unconfirmed sightings of the suspect […]

Two injured in structure fire

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(UPDATE) Two people suffered smoke inhalation and will need housing assistance from the American Red Cross after fire destroyed a home in the 6500 block of King Hill. That fire was reported around 4:30 this morning. Fire apparatus blocked traffic on King Hill for about an hour and a half. Crews were dispatched to a […]

Lovers Lane motorcycle crash victims identified

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The St. Joseph Police Department has identified the two men involved in a Tuesday morning motorcycle crash that shutdown Lovers Lane for several hours. Traffic Sgt. Chris McBane has identified 25-year-old Quinn Reeder as the driver of the motorcycle and 27-year-old Zachary Sauls as the passenger. Officers responded Tuesday around 7:18 a.m. to the 2200 […]

UPDATE: Man charged after allegedly breaking into Maryville home naked

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A St. Joseph man has been charged in Nodaway County after allegedly breaking into a home nearly naked and assaulting two women. 34-year-old Bradley Vulgamott is charged with felonies for first degree assault, first degree burglary, and first degree property damage. According to the Maryville Department of Public Safety officers received a report Wednesday around […]