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Easter forecast

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Warm weather is on tap for the weekend, with high temperatures running above normal in the 70s. A cold front …Read More

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More Buchanan County Booking Activity Through 4/19/14

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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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Buchanan County Booking Activity 4/19/14

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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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Two injured in Friday car crash and fire

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Two women were injured in a Friday crash and fire in Buchannan County. The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported a …Read More

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Buy Green, Save Green; “Show-Me Green Sales Tax Holiday” Starts At Midnight Friday

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If you were planning on buying a major appliance, you can save some green by going green. The state of …Read More

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Another Phone Scam!

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Livingston County just seems to be a magnet for telephone scams. Sheriff Steve Cox says several citizens have been receiving …Read More

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Michaels Stores report credit card breach

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IRVING, Texas (AP) — The nation’s largest arts and crafts chain, Texas-based, Michaels Stores, says about 2.6 million debit and …Read More

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WireCo Buys Netherlands Shipping Firm

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WireCo WorldGroup announced this week it has acquired most of a company based in the Netherlands that will soon become …Read More

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eXtreme Percussion this week at MWSU

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It’s the time of year when Missouri Western State University percussionists get “extreme” about their love of the percussive arts.The …Read More

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Mo. man injured in Andrew County crash

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SAVANNAH–A Missouri man was injured in a Wednesday crash in Andrew County. The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported a 2013 …Read More

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Missouri Western drops final two games against No. 24 Mules

College, Missouri Western, Sports

The Missouri Western pitching staff struggled on Saturday afternoon giving up 40 hits and 30 runs against the #24 Central …Read More

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Northwest baseball gets swept by Emporia State

College, Northwest Missouri State, Sports

The Northwest Missouri State University baseball team concluded the road portion of its 2014 schedule on Saturday afternoon, falling twice …Read More

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Royals hold off Minnesota for fifth straight win

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Royals manager Ned Yost turned to pitching coach Dave Eiland in the fifth inning Saturday …Read More

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Lynn improves to NL-best 4-0 as St. Louis defeats Washington

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Lance Lynn was sharper than he had had been all season, which made it all the more …Read More

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Griffons split doubleheader at No. 24 Central Missouri

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The Missouri Western baseball team split a pair of games at 24th-ranked Central Missouri Friday evening. The Griffons won the …Read More

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Bearcats drop two games at Emporia State Friday

College, Northwest Missouri State, Sports

The Northwest Missouri State University baseball team fell in an MIAA doubleheader on Friday afternoon to Emporia State at the …Read More

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Vargas shuts down Twins, leads Royals to 5-0 win

Professional, Royals, Sports

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Jason Vargas pitched seven shutdown innings, Mike Moustakas cracked a two-run homer and the Kansas City …Read More

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Wacha, Cardinals lose pitchers dual at Washington, 3-1

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Washington’s Ian Desmond took a substantial lead off third base in the seventh inning of a tie …Read More

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Haith leaves Missouri to take over at Tulsa

College, Missouri, Sports

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Tulsa hired Frank Haith of Missouri as its men’s basketball coach Friday, landing a major-conference coach …Read More

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Northwest men’s tennis sweeps Bethany, women fall to Newman

College, Northwest Missouri State, Sports

The Northwest Missouri State tennis teams honored seniors Lluis Altimires and Alexis Bartek prior to a pair of non-conference home …Read More

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Senators Mull Jumping Jack as State Exercise

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JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) – Missouri lawmakers are considering official designation for the jumping jack. A bill is proposing to …Read More

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Missouri House endorses early voting measures

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JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Missouri House has endorsed a pair of early voting measures, though some Democrats contend …Read More

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Griffon softball ranked 7th in first NCAA Central Regional poll

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The Missouri Western softball team found itself ranked 7th in the first NCAA Central regional ranking, unveiled late Wednesday afternoon …Read More

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Bearcats sign Kearney’s Starzl, Montana State transfer Wentz

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Northwest Missouri State men’s basketball coach Ben McCollum announced the additions of Vance Wentz and Dray Starzl on Thursday afternoon. …Read More

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Moustakas’ home run lifts Royals past Houston in 11 innings

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HOUSTON (AP) — Mike Moustakas homered in the 11th inning to lift the Kansas City Royals to a 6-4 win …Read More

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Missouri Western tennis drops season finale to Washburn

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In a fight for their playoff lives the Missouri Western tennis team was in a must win in order to …Read More

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St. Louis falls short of series sweep at Milwaukee

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MILWAUKEE (AP) — Milwaukee manager Ron Roenicke realizes one victory doesn’t necessarily end the St. Louis Cardinals’ recent dominance over …Read More

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Northwest men’s tennis knocks off UMKC

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The Northwest Missouri State men’s tennis team knocked off Division I member UMKC on Wednesday at the Plaza Tennis Center, …Read More

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KC Police Investigate Possible Highway Shooting

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – Kansas City police are investigating another possible highway shooting after an incident in which a …Read More

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Chiefs WR Bowe pleads guilty to lesser charges

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RIVERSIDE, Kan. (AP) — Kansas City Chiefs receiver Dwayne Bowe has pleaded guilty to amended charges of defective equipment and …Read More

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Kansas State gives Weber 1-year contract extension

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MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) – Kansas State basketball coach Bruce Weber has received a one-year contract extension through 2018-19 after leading …Read More

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Gov. Nixon not pleased with passage of Tax Cut

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JEFFERSON CITY (AP) – Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon is describing a tax-cut bill passed by the Legislature as a “reckless …Read More

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Experts say video doesn’t show Earhart wreckage

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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Experts retained by an aircraft preservation group say underwater video shot in the South Pacific shows …Read More

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School confirms 6th-grader’s death from meningitis

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LOUISBURG, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas sixth-grader has died from complications of bacterial meningitis, but his school district and state …Read More

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Farm Bureau Opposing Grain Belt Transmission Line

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JEFFERSON CITY (AP) – The Missouri Farm Bureau has voted to act as an intervener in a case before the …Read More

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Missouri Senate Endorses Drug Program Renewal

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JEFFERSON CITY (AP) – The Missouri Senate has endorsed legislation to renew an expiring prescription drug benefit for over 200,000 …Read More

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Sen. Moran Receives Champion of Science Award, Hosts NIH Director

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MANHATTAN, KAN. – U.S. Senator Jerry Moran (R-Kan.), Ranking Member on the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human …Read More

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Update – All Clear; Avoid 36 Highway At I-29 Because of Accident

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An overturned semi has disrupted traffic at the intersection of US 36 and Interstate 29. Saint Joseph police are urging …Read More

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Appeals court upholds Snowden email firm contempt

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LARRY O’DELL, Associated Press RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A federal appeals court has upheld a contempt of court citation against …Read More

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Teen injured in Wednesday rollover crash

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HAMILTON—A teenage driver was injured in a Wednesday morning crash in Caldwell County The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported the …Read More

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Letter to Kansas Board of Regents from Profs on social media policy

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Dear Kansas Board of Regents, We write to offer strong support for the joint working group’s revision of the Kansas …Read More

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Former Kansas City Business Manager Sentenced for Embezzlement

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KANSAS CITY (AP) – The former business manager at a Kansas City doctor’s office has been sentenced for embezzling $170,000, …Read More

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