One person was killed, another critically injured, when a car overturned in the 33-hundred block of Duncan early Tuesday morning. Police say high speed may have been a factor in the single-vehicle wreck. It happened at 2:01 am. Police say one of the three occupants of the car walked away without injuries. So far the […]
Jay’s father could have scolded him for what he’d unearthed. Most parents would say, “Put down that filthy thing!” His father didn’t do that though, and because he didn’t, Jay went on to build a company and a museum about what he’d found….. [audio:http://www.stjosephpost.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/05/Osteology-Museum-2.mp3|titles=Osteology Museum 2]
St. Joseph Animal Control and Rescue received confirmation that a bat submitted to the State Laboratory tested positive for the rabies virus. The bat had been impounded from a residence on the east side of town. Due to the possibility of a potential exposure to domestic animals in the residence, the bat was submitted to the […]
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Motorcycle use is on the rise in Missouri and those numbers tend to increase during warmer weather. This is national Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month. All motorists are reminded to watch for motorcycles and to be extra alert to help keep motorcyclists safe, while motorcyclists are reminded to make themselves visible to other motorists. In 2008, […]
A 17-year-old senior at Lafayette High School has won this year’s “I’m A Safe Driver” campaign, and drove off with a 2004 Mitsubishi Eclipse after an awards ceremony Saturday. Carrera Howie plans to major in Psychology when she attends the University of North Carolina at Wilmington this fall,. “I never expected to win anything […]
Kansas City police will begin testing foot patrols in some of the city’s most crime-ridden areas. Officials say 21 fookies, newly graduated from the police academy, will patrol the selected neighborhoods during a three-month test period starting August 1st. Officials hope to better connect with neighborhood residents. Foot patrols haven’t been practiced in Kansas City […]
At least 143 KCP&L customers in the Country Club Village area lost power Sunday morning after a squirrel caused a short circuit. A spokeswoman for the utility says the outage lasted from about 9:45 a.m. until 11:05 a.m. The area affected was mostly residential, bounded by Blackwell Road to the north, Savannah Road to the […]
A tragic weekend in Northwest Missouri after a string of unusual traffic accidents. A Grandview man, his 13-year-old son and another 13-year-old boy were killed Saturday afternoon when a tire blew out on their SUV on I-29 near US-169 in north Kansas City. The accident Saturday afternoon claimed the life of Lanall Fisher, 40 of […]
Today: Sunny, with a high near 65. North northeast wind between 5 and 9 mph. Tonight: Clear, with a low around 39. East northeast wind between 5 and 9 mph.