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Missouri Republicans call for Ebola travel ban

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JEFFERSON CITY (AP) – Some Missouri lawmakers are concerned the state isn’t doing enough to prevent an Ebola outbreak. At …Read More

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Vacant Storefront Features Historic Photographs Of Downtown St Joe (Gallery)

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Take a walk through downtown St Joseph and you might not recognize it. As as example, consider these storefronts near …Read More

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Pedestrian hit by law enforcement vehicle during Atchison Co. chase

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ATCHISON- A pedestrian was injured in an accident just before 10 a.m. on Wednesday in Atchison County. The Kansas Highway …Read More

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School bullying; now the St. Joseph School District says there’s an App for that

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St. Joseph School District counselors are tackling the issue of bullying during October as part of National Bullying Prevention Month. …Read More

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Walter Cronkite memorabilia on temporary display at Western

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St. Joseph, Mo. —Oct. 22, 2014—Memorabilia on loan from the Walter Cronkite family will be temporarily displayed during the public …Read More

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Chamber Primetime attendance takes hit from Royals

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The first game of the world series impacted attendance Tuesday at the St. Joseph Chamber of Commerce’s Primetime event held to introduce new …Read More

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Man pleads guilty to Nodaway Co. bank robbery

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — An Iowa man has pleaded guilty to his part in a Missouri bank robbery after …Read More

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Celebrate Halloween This Friday With MERIL

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MERIL is hosting a “Trunk or Treat” event Friday. Midland Empire Resources for Independent Living will open up their facility …Read More

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Students To Paint Sidewalks Red

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Students from every school in the St Joseph School District will help promote Red Ribbon Week as they paint the …Read More

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Blood drive to honor brothers who share more than just family

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The Midland Empire Chapter of the Red Cross is sponsoring a Blood Drive in honor of two brothers whose lives …Read More

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Royals use five-run 6th inning to beat Giants, even World Series

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Salvador Perez and the pesky Kansas City Royals fought back from a Game 1 flop …Read More

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Griffons picked 10th in MIAA preseason women’s basketball poll

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The Missouri Western women’s Basketball Team was selected 10th in the preseason MIAA Women’s Basketball Coaches Poll. Emporia State received …Read More

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K-State’s Mueller named Lott Trophy Quarterfinalist

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Kansas State senior defensive end Ryan Mueller has been named a quarterfinalist for the Lott IMPACT Trophy, the Pacific Club …Read More

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MWSU women’s golfer team finishes 4th at Lindenwood Invite

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The Missouri Western women’s golf team finished the Lindenwood Fall Invitational in fourth place with a total score of 654 …Read More

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Missouri Western basketball Tip-Off Party set for Tuesday

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Fans can get their first look at the 2014-2015 Missouri Western men’s and women’s basketball teams on Thursday, October 30 …Read More

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Phony World Series tickets, merchandise seized

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – Federal agents have seized phony World Series tickets worth tens of thousands of dollars, along with …Read More

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Game 2 starters Ventura, Peavy study in contrasts

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DAVE SKRETTA, AP Sports Writer KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The starting pitchers for Game 2 of the World Series …Read More

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Griffons Face Hornets in Televised Homecoming Game

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Missouri Western Athletics ST. JOSEPH, Mo. – Now 5-2 after two road wins, Griffon Football returns to Spratt Stadium for …Read More

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Coach Snyder Weekly Football Press Conference Highlights

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Head Coach Bill Snyder On quarterback Jake Waters… “As I have said often in here, I see a young guy …Read More

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Royals drop Game 1 of World Series to Giants 7-1

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Madison Bumgarner and the San Francisco Giants put a sudden stop to the Kansas City …Read More

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Korean ‘superfan’ of Royals headed back to KC

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SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A die-hard long-time Kansas City Royals fan from Seoul who was superstitiously credited with sparking …Read More

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Restaurant owner pleads in illegal workers case

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KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — The owner of restaurants in Kansas City, Missouri and Olathe, Kansas, has pleaded guilty to …Read More

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Staples investigating possible data breach

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NEW YORK (AP) — Staples says that it is looking into a potential credit card data breach and that it …Read More

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Mo. man dies in Monday motorcycle accident

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LAWSON- A Missouri man died in an accident just before 6 p.m. on Monday in Clinton County. The Missouri State …Read More

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Rest or rust? Royals, Giants set for World Series

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BEN WALKER, AP Baseball Writer KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Buster Posey and the San Francisco Giants zipped through the …Read More

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Sheriff: Kan. woman arrested after chase

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ST. MARYS, Kan. (AP) — The Pottawatomie County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a woman who it says led officers on …Read More

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Missouri state senator arrested in Ferguson

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FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — St. Louis County police say a Missouri state senator has been arrested during a protest outside …Read More

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Griffon volleyball now receiving votes in latest AVCA Top 25 poll

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Coming off their second victory over a top-5 ranked opponent in 2014, the Missouri Western volleyball team is now receiving …Read More

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Missouri’s Murphy, Ray win weekly SEC football honors

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To the victor go the spoils, and the University of Missouri football team has collected two-fold from its 42-13 road …Read More

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Kansas governor, challenger discuss gay marriage

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ROXANA HEGEMAN, Associated Press WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Republican Gov. Sam Brownback has vowed during a debate to defend Kansas’ …Read More

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Injuries reported in Mo. school bus collision

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LEE’S SUMMIT, Mo. (AP) — Police say 13 people have been taken to hospitals following an accident involving a school …Read More

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GOP governors don’t see ‘Obamacare’ going away

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RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans may be close to winning control of Congress and more votes to …Read More

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Obituaries for October 20, 2014

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ST. JOSEPH – Wooduard H. “Woody” Stracener, 85, passed away peacefully on Saturday, October 18, 2014. Wooduard H. Stracener was …Read More

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Oklahoma Guard: No injuries after midair collision over Kansas

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MOLINE, Kan. (AP) — The Oklahoma Air National Guard says two of its fighter jets collided over southeast Kansas during …Read More

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Northeast Kansas teenager sentenced for death of father

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OLATHE, Kan. (AP) — A northeast Kansas teenager will spend five years and four months in a juvenile facility for …Read More

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Apple reports record 39.3 million iPhone sales

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BRANDON BAILEY, AP Technology Writer SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple says it sold 39.3 million iPhones in the last quarter, …Read More

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World Series traffic has MoDOT urging motorists to prepare

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KANSAS CITY – World Series traffic congestion can be expected around the Truman Sports Complex, particularly along I-70 and I-435 …Read More

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#CHSiapplied has Seniors at Central High School prepping for college

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Central High School is taking college applications to social media as Seniors apply to their schools of choice during College …Read More

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MWSU’s Schmiemeier named MIAA Special Teams Player of the Week

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Missouri Western kicker John Schmiemeier has been named the MIAA Special Teams Athlete of the Week. The senior went 4-for-5 …Read More

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Big 12 hands out weekly football awards

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Josh Doctson (TCU), Shaq Riddick (West Virginia) and Nick Rose (Texas) were selected Big 12 Football Players of the Week …Read More

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Northwest renews partnership with BCU

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MARYVILLE, Mo. – Northwest Missouri State University on Friday formally renewed a partnership it began in 2010 with Birmingham City University (BCU) in …Read More

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Kansas health officials review Ebola plan

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  By Andy Marso KHI News Service TOPEKA — Health officials say the chances of the Ebola virus spreading to Kansas …Read More

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