Council approves pay raise for city manager

Bruce Woody - Feature

The St Joseph City Council voted to approve a new employment agreement with City Manager Bruce Woody. In a 6-to-3 vote, the council approved the package, which includes a pay raise of one-and-a-half percent. That’s the same percentage increase budgeted for city employees for the 2016 budget year. Mr Woody’s annual salary now stands at […]

Buchanan County booking activity 8/4/2015


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 […]

Route W in Andrew County to close Tuesday


ST. JOSEPH, Mo. – Route W in Andrew County will close for an emergency culvert replacement, according to the Missouri Department of Transportation. On Tuesday, August 4, local maintenance crews plan to close Route W from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. between Route O and 296th Road. Motorists will need to use an alternate route […]

St. Joseph man seriously injured in weekend crash

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A St. Joseph man suffered serious injuries over the weekend in Platte County after being thrown from his vehicle. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, 35-year-old Jason Eagan was driving a 1998 Ford on I-29 near mile marker 25 around 10:25 p.m. Saturday when his vehicle went off the right side of the roadway […]

Preliminary Hearing set for man charged with 32 counts in child porn case

Wilson Feature

A Preliminary Hearing was set Monday for a Gallatin man charged with more than 30 counts for allegedly possessing hundreds of photos and videos of child porn and showing a Juvenile images of nude minors. 32-year-old Cameron Curtis Wilson is charged in Daviess County with a misdemeanor for Furnish Pornographic Material Or Attempt To Furnish To A […]

Teens injured in weekend crash


Two teens were injured in a crash in Livingston County over the weekend. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol 16-year-old Brianna Cairns of Cameron was driving a 2005 Ford Ranger eastbound on US 36 1 miles east of Utica Sunday around 2 a.m. when her vehicle traveled off the north side of the roadway and […]

Hot and humid, storm chances back in the forecast


Today A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. East wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms. Tonight A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10pm. Mostly […]