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Jail Inmates To Pick Up Roadside Trash In Buchanan County

A local version of a chain gang could soon be cleaning up Buchanan County roads. Undersheriff Bill Puett says using inmates …Read More

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Where to save on a tank of gas

Gas prices jumped this week. These are the latest prices around St. Joseph. Area Average : $3.420 Last Week: $3.298 Last Month: $3.259 6 Months …Read More

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Traveling version of famous image on display today

Area residents will have the chance to see the traveling version of a famous image of the Virgin Mary and …Read More

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Graves Votes To Balance Federal Budget & Grow The Economy

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Sam Graves (MO-06), House Small Business Committee Chairman, released the following statement on passage of the House Republican Fiscal …Read More

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Mom Faces Up To Seven Years For Traffic Death Of Baby

A mother from Easton, Missouri faces up to seven years in prison for her guilty plea to charges stemming from …Read More

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Have You Seen These Stolen ATVs?

Someone stole a pair of ATVs and the local dealership is offering a reward to get them back. The Horizon …Read More

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Woman injured in Thursday morning rollover crash

BETHANY–One person was injured in a Thursday morning crash in Harrison County. The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported a 2001 …Read More

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Commission approves funds for science research center

ST. JOSEPH, Mo. (AP) — The Buchanan County Commission has approved funding that makes it likely construction will begin on …Read More

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(Opinion) Block Grain Belt Express

By Russ Pisciotta Block Grain Belt Express President By now most everyone has read or heard about the Grain Belt …Read More

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Family Dollar to cut jobs, close about 370 stores

MATTHEWS, N.C. (AP) — Family Dollar says it will be cutting jobs and closing about 370 underperforming stores as it …Read More

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Gas Prices Jump!

We spotted a lot of stations adding twenty cents to their price for a gallon of gasoline Wednesday. Prices ranged …Read More

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Windy Conditions Persist; Open Burning Cancelled

St Joseph police and fire officials have cancelled open burning on Wednesday because of the wind. Wind gusts up to …Read More

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Russell Bucklew

Missouri Supreme Court Sets Another Death Date

ST. LOUIS (AP) – The Missouri Supreme Court on Wednesday set a May execution date for convicted killer Russell Bucklew, …Read More

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Maya Tuylieva Performs at Missouri Western Thursday (VIDEO)

Pianist Maya Tuylieva will perform at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, April 10 in the Kemper Recital Hall inside Spratt Hall on …Read More

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Buchanan County Booking Activity 4/8/2014

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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What’s In A Name? If It’s A NW Mo Ballot, Punctuation Marks!

Ballots winners in Northwest Missouri Tuesday included a number of candidates who include punctuation marks in their names. We have …Read More

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Area Schools Get Mixed Results On Bond Votes

The Mid-Buchanan R-V School District fell short in its efforts to pass a $1.2 million bond issue to build a …Read More

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One injured in Tuesday night rollover crash

A Northeast Kansas woman was injured in a Tuesday night rollover crash in Brown County. The Kansas Highway Patrol reports …Read More

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Serious Injuries When Car Hits Tree in Saint Joseph

One man was seriously injured Wednesday morning when his car slammed into a tree in midtown Saint Joseph. Police Sergeant …Read More

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(Election Results) Smoking Ban Passes; “Kappy” Meet “Spanky”

Smoking will soon be banned in most public places in St Joseph, where voters on Tuesday narrowly approved a clean-air …Read More

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Clear and mild overnight

Tonight Mostly clear, with a low around 36. North northwest wind 9 to 14 mph becoming light and variable. Winds …Read More

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“Slam Busy!” Clear Air Ordinance Brings Voters To The Polls

Buchanan County Clerk Mary Baack-Garvey says the polling places have been “slam, busy.” So far that hasn’t translated to larger …Read More

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