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Showers and Thunderstorms Thursdday

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Eastern Kansas and western Missouri will be moving into a very stormy pattern through early next week. The first round …Read More

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SJPD Booking Report 4/23/2014

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Here’s the latest booking report from the St Joseph Police Department. This information is provided by the St Joseph Police …Read More

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Atchison County DWI Enforcement Announced

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The Missouri State Highway Patrol announces another DWI checkpoint in Northwest Missouri. Captain James E. McDonald, the commanding officer of …Read More

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Registration and Screening For SJSD Kindergartners

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Kindergarten registration and screening continues in the St Joseph School District. Every incoming kindergarten student in the St. Joseph School …Read More

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Chillicothe Officer Bound Over On Rape, Sodomy Charges

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A Chillicothe police officer was bound over for trial Tuesday on rape and sodomy charges. A special prosecutor laid out …Read More

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Northwest Wellness Services program awarded for excellence

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By Samantha Cole, Northwest media relations assistant The Every Day Angels Fashion Show at Northwest Missouri State University has been …Read More

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Murder Suspect Rejects Plea Deal; Prosecutor Files More Serious Charges

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A rejected plea offer means a St Joseph murder suspect will face more serious charges. Prosecuting Attorney Dwight Scroggins tells …Read More

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Teen in Tuesday rollover crash

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A teenage driver was involved in a Tuesday  morning rollover crash in Andrew County The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported …Read More

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Arbor Day Tree Planting At Hyde Elementary

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The City of St Joseph, along with state agencies and Hyde Elementary school will once again celebrate National Arbor Day …Read More

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Nebraska Roadwork Will Slow Traffic All Spring and Summer On US-136

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The Nebraska Department of Roads announces highway improvements that will slow your progress through this fall west of Rock Port, …Read More

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Griffon softball moves up to No. 6 in NCAA Central Regional rankings

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The Missouri Western softball team found itself ranked 6th in the second NCAA Central regional ranking, unveiled late Wednesday afternoon …Read More

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Chiefs 2014 schedule released; will play four national TV games

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The National Football League announced on Wednesday the regular season schedule for the 2014 season. The Kansas City Chiefs will …Read More

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Kansas City can’t hold early lead as they lose 5-3 at Indians

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CLEVELAND (AP)  — With seven games still left this month, Jason Kipnis has already surpassed his statistics from last April. …Read More

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Missouri Western volleyball adds three prep players to 2014 recruiting class

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Missouri Western head volleyball coach Marian Carbin announces the signing of three more student-athletes for the 2014 season. Erin Bodenstab …Read More

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Cardinals come up short against Mets, 3-2

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NEW YORK (AP) — Lucas Duda hit a long home run and the New York Mets threw out the potential …Read More

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MWSU golf teams each finish 7th at MIAA Championships

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The Missouri Western men’s golf team shot another solid round on the final day of the MIAA Championships helping them …Read More

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Bearcat tennis teams sweep Washburn; men win MIAA title

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The Northwest Missouri State men’s and women’s tennis teams swept an MIAA matchup with Washburn on Wednesday afternoon at the …Read More

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Western men’s basketball to host elite camp in June

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The Missouri Western men’s basketball program has announced that they will be holding an elite camp on June 18, 2014. …Read More

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Shields, Moustakas lead Royals past Cleveland 8-2

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CLEVELAND (AP) — James Shields allowed two runs in six innings and Mike Moustakas hit a three-run homer to lead …Read More

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Griffon men remain 6th at MIAA Golf Championships

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The Missouri Western men’s golf team shot another solid round on day 2 of the MIAA Championships helping them stay …Read More

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Admirers flock to Dole during Kansas homecoming

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OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (AP) — Dozens of Kansas elected officials and other admirers have helped former Republican presidential candidate Bob …Read More

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City Council Sworn In

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City Council member Pat Jones is the new Deputy Mayor[/caption]St Joseph has a new deputy mayor.  Technically, St Joseph has …Read More

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Mo. Mayor and anti-semitic statements on city agenda

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MARIONVILLE, Mo. (AP) — Officials in the southwest Missouri community of Marionville were expected to discuss anti-Semitic statements made by …Read More

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Elizabeth Spencer wins $30,000 short story prize

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NEW YORK (AP) — Elizabeth Spencer, a revered Southern author still active in her 90s, has won a $30,000 short …Read More

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Despite optimism, obstacles remain for health care

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JUDY LIN, Associated Press SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The federal health care overhaul is providing coverage for millions of Americans, …Read More

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Death Row Appeal Focuses on Execution Drug

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ST. LOUIS (AP) – Appeals that seek to spare the life of a Missouri man facing execution this week focus …Read More

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Brownback to sign Kansas school funding bill

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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Gov. Sam Brownback has scheduled an afternoon signing ceremony to approve a $129 million school funding …Read More

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Bob Dole says US should send weapons to Ukraine

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OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (AP) — Former Republican presidential nominee Bob Dole says the U.S. should send weapons, including tanks, to …Read More

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Three of the four buildings that are being worked on are seen in this wide shot: Housing Unit 3 or McClung Hall at left, the four-story Housing Unit 4 or A-Hall to the right and Housing Unit 1 behind A-Hall. (Photo courtesy, Missouri Office of Administration)

Tours resume and work continues at historic state prison

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By Mike Lear, Missourinet Tours of Missouri’s 178-year-old state penitentiary resumed today as work continues to save its oldest buildings. …Read More

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Buster Keaton Behind Bars

SJPD Booking Report 4/21/2014

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Here’s the latest booking report from the St Joseph Police Department. This information is provided by the St Joseph Police …Read More

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St. Joseph boy injured in ATV accident

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SAVANNAH–A St. Joseph boy was injured in an ATV crash on Sunday in Andrew County. The Missouri State Highway Patrol …Read More

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Drug take-back day is Saturday

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TOPEKA – – Law enforcement officers across the state will be collecting unused medications for safe disposal on Saturday, April …Read More

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Kansas schools resume state testing after glitches

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WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Schools in Wichita and surrounding districts are resuming state testing this week after many of the …Read More

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USDA establishes rural business investment program

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DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The U.S. Department of Agriculture is announcing a new program that will provide $150 million …Read More

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Groups spend $200K on Mo. Lawmakers’ Trips

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ST. LOUIS (AP) – Industry and special interest groups have spent more than $200,000 in the last three years on …Read More

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2-car crash near Topeka results in shooting

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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A 40-year-old Topeka man is shot in the neck and a second was taken into custody …Read More

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Mo. Lawmakers to Send Nixon Criminal Code

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JEFFERSON CITY (AP) – Missouri lawmakers are poised to send Gov. Jay Nixon legislation to overhaul the state’s criminal laws. …Read More

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House Plans Debate on Missouri Student Transfers

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JEFFERSON CITY (AP) – Missouri House members plan to advance legislation that seeks to address a student transfer law requiring …Read More

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Kansas voter program checks nationwide

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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A program run by Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach compares voter registration records among participating …Read More

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Traffic Lights Out At Belt And Frederick Monday Night

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The sidewalk improvement project along Frederick Avenue will disrupt signal lights at the city’s busiest intersection Monday night. MODOT will take the …Read More

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Northwest's Celebration show choir is seen here presenting its 2013 Spring Show. The choir's 2014 Spring Show takes the stage at 8 p.m. Friday, April 25, in the Ron Houston Center for the Performing Arts. (Photo by Darren Whitley/University Relations)

Celebration choir to perform annual Spring Show this week

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By Elisa Lanter, Northwest Missouri State media relations  Celebration, the show choir of Northwest Missouri State University, will present its annual …Read More

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Kansas woman dies in Sunday night crash

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NORTONVALE–A northeast Kansas woman was killed in a Sunday night car accident in Jefferson County. The Kansas Highway Patrol reports …Read More

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