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Cloudy, wet Labor Day

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The best chance for widespread storms — some strong to severe — will be south of I-70, but an isolated …Read More

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Savannah teen hospitalized after SUV hits a tree

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SAVANNAH- A Missouri teen was injured in an accident just after 5 p.m. on Sunday in Andrew County. The Missouri …Read More

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Northwest unveils ‘Bearcats Connect’

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Northwest Media Release Organizations often try to identify their “special sauce” as a way of describing what makes them special. …Read More

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NWS: Flood WARNING

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FLOOD STATEMENT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL MO …The Flood Warning is cancelled for the following rivers in Missouri… …Read More

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Northeast Kansas woman convicted in death of 4-year-old

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HIAWATHA, Kan. (AP) — A northeast Kansas woman has been convicted in last year’s beating death of her boyfriend’s 4-year-old …Read More

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Rep. Jenkins’ completes annual northeast Kansas Ag tour

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TOPEKA, KAN.– This week, Congresswoman Lynn Jenkins (KS-02) held her annual Agriculture Tour in Northeast Kansas. The Congresswoman toured sites …Read More

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Double fatal accident remains under investigation

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OREGON- An investigation into a fatal Thursday afternoon accident in Holt County continues. The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported a …Read More

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Caldwell Co. man hospitalized after being ejected in accident

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CAMERON- A Missouri man was injured in an accident just after 9:30 p.m. on Thursday. The Missouri State Highway Patrol …Read More

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Check out the Labor Day weekend gas pump prices

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Need to fill up for the Labor Day weekend? Here are the latest gas pump prices around town. Area Average …Read More

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Sen. Blunt Discusses Executive Overreach With St. Joseph Job Creators & Community Leaders

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – As part of his efforts to meet with Missourians across the state concerned about the Obama Administration’s …Read More

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AP source: Chiefs’ Smith agrees to 4-yr extension

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DAVE SKRETTA, AP Sports Writer KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith has agreed to a four-year, $68 …Read More

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Sam clears waivers, meets with Rams head coach

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ST. LOUIS (AP) — Michael Sam showed up for his face-to-face exit meeting with St. Louis Rams coach Jeff Fisher, …Read More

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No. 24 Missouri defeats South Dakota State 38-18

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COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) — Maty Mauk threw for 178 yards and three touchdowns to lead No. 24 Missouri past South …Read More

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Kansas City loses in 11 to fall into first-place tie in AL Central

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — It’s getting very crowded at the top of the AL Central. The surging Cleveland Indians …Read More

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No. 20 K-State has no trouble with Stephen F. Austin in opener

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MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Kansas State coach Bill Snyder gripped the podium, stared into a row of television cameras and …Read More

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No. 22 Nebraska runs over Florida Atlantic in season opener

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LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Ameer Abdullah and Tommy Armstrong Jr. had career games and Nebraska had its most productive offensive …Read More

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Cardinals split doubleheader with Chicago

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ST. LOUIS (AP) — Matt Holliday homered twice and drove in five as the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Chicago …Read More

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Chiefs waiver Succop as they reach 53-man limit

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Veteran kicker Ryan Succop’s tenure with the Kansas City Chiefs is over. Succop was released …Read More

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Michael Sam released by St. Louis Rams

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R.B. FALLSTROM, AP Sports Writer ST. LOUIS (AP) — The St. Louis Rams have cut Michael Sam, the first openly …Read More

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Area High School Football Scores – Friday, August 29

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CITY Bishop LeBlond 48, Van Horn 27 Benton 21, Grain Valley 7 St. Joseph Christian 52, South Nodaway 0 Platte …Read More

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Kan. receives education flexibility waiver approval, high risk status removed

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TOPEKA – The United States Department of Education today announced that it has approved Kansas’ request for a one-year extension …Read More

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JoeStock Music Festival Opens Friday

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The fifth annual JoeStock Music Festival opens Friday afternoon at Coleman Hawkins Park in downtown Saint Joseph. More than 33 musical …Read More

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Mo. suspect in child’s death charged with murder UPDATE

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SEDALIA, Mo. (AP) — A 27-year-old Missouri man was being held on $1 million bond in connection with the slaying …Read More

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Kansas State to offer first massive online course

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MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Kansas State University has announced that a health and wellness course will be its first “massive …Read More

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KanCare payment delays threaten rural hospital

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By Andy Marso KHI News Service HANOVER — The rural hospital that Dr. Roger Warren leads is owed about $140,000 …Read More

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Effort underway to bring theater to Northeast Kan community

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HIAWATHA, Kan. (AP) — A group of residents in Hiawatha are trying to bring a movie theater back to the …Read More

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Cessna’s Independence plant sends 10,000th plane

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WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Cessna Aircraft’s Independence plant has delivered the 10,000th single-engine airplane built at the plant since the …Read More

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3 new innovative school districts get initial approval

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SALINA, Kan. (AP) — Three Kansas school districts have received initial approval to become special innovative districts, which would make …Read More

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Famous barbecue restaurant dropping Oklahoma name

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The well-known Oklahoma Joe’s Bar-B-Que restaurant is changing its name to reflect that it has …Read More

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Fort Leavenworth to break ground on new center

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LEAVENWORTH, Kan. (AP) — Fort Leavenworth is planning a groundbreaking ceremony next week for a $15.6 million battleground simulation training …Read More

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McCaskill Talks Jobs in Kansas City Ahead of Crucial Senate Vote

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KANSAS CITY – U.S. Senator Claire McCaskill today visited Western Forms, Inc. to meet with executives and employees, and rally …Read More

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Chief: ‘Cops’ program leaves Springfield early after employee shot to death

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SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — Springfield Police Chief Paul Williams says the television show “Cops” has ended filming in Springfield early …Read More

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FBI investigating reports of attacks on US banks

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NEW YORK (AP) — The FBI says it’s working with the Secret Service to determine the scope of recently reported …Read More

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Report: Student loan education efforts lacking

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MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — A new report finds that most universities aren’t offering students enough help in understanding the financial …Read More

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Pakistani educators to speak on terrorism at JCCC

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OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (AP) — A panel of college leaders from Pakistan will speak at Johnson County Community College about …Read More

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Public Showings of ‘Cronkite’ Scheduled

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Missouri Western Media Release St. Joseph, Mo. —Four public showings of “Cronkite,” a live multimedia performance about legendary journalist Walter …Read More

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KC executive charged with child porn, enticement

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A federal grand jury has indicted a Kansas City corporate executive on charges of child …Read More

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Chiefs’ bus involved in accident

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GRAND CHUTE, Wis. (AP) – Authorities say a bus taking the Kansas City Chiefs to their Wisconsin hotel was involved …Read More

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Missouri dairy farmers urge veto override

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JEFFERSON CITY (AP) – Missouri dairy farmers are urging lawmakers to override Gov. Jay Nixon’s veto of legislation authorizing financial …Read More

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Kobach reappoints Johnson county’s election chief

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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach has appointed the top elections official in the state’s most …Read More

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Royals scored six runs in eighth inning to rally past Minnesota

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Royals conjured up a little more late-game magic Wednesday night. This time, …Read More

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Wainwright falls again as St. Louis loses at Pittsburgh

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PITTSBURGH (AP) — Ike Davis wasn’t able to play meaningful late-season games during his time with the New York Mets. …Read More

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