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Arts fund recipients named

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A fund dedicated to supporting the arts in St Joseph has singled out two events for this year’s awards. The …Read More

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Macayla Jo Armstrong

Mother sentenced for her infant son’s death

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A St. Joseph woman has been sentenced in connection with the death of her 7-month-old son. 23-year-old Macayla Jo Armstrong …Read More

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Eight St. Joseph residents indicted for meth conspiracy

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Eight St. Joseph, Mo., residents are among 11 defendants who have been indicted by a federal grand jury for their …Read More

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November jury trial scheduled for child-sex allegations

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A St Joe man accused of having sex with a child under the age of six is scheduled for jury …Read More

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Rain chances continue into Friday

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Thursday Night Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of …Read More

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National Military Heritage Museum operations in jeopardy

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ST. JOSEPH, Mo. (AP) — The board of the National Military Heritage Museum in St. Joseph has fired the museum’s …Read More

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Road closure update for Northwest Missouri

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ST. JOSEPH, Mo. – Two additional routes reopened after being closed due to flooding, according to the Missouri Department of …Read More

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Buchanan County booking activity 5/28/2015

Jail Activity, Local News

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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Senators sue to block stadium deal

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State Senator Rob Schaaf of St Joseph is among half a dozen lawmakers taking the Governor to task over a …Read More

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St. Joseph teen crashes bike into vehicle

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A St. Joseph teenager escaped serious injury Wednesday afternoon after running her bicycle into the side of a moving vehicle. …Read More

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St. Joseph uses seven-run sixth to cruise past Carroll 10-0

Sports, St. Joseph Mustangs

The St. Joseph Mustangs improved to 2-0 Thursday night as they defeated the Carroll (IA) Merchants 10-0 inside Phil Welch …Read More

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Big 12 Men’s Basketball Tournament stays in KC through 2020

College, Kansas, Kansas State, Sports

IRVING, Texas (AP) — The Big 12 is keeping its men’s basketball tournament in Kansas City through at least 2020, …Read More

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Mizzou to play Arkansas on Thanksgiving Friday for second-straight year

College, Missouri, Sports

DESTIN, FLA.  – CBS Sports has selected a handful of Southeastern Conference football games for early television designation, and the …Read More

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Mustangs open season with 7-4 win over Carroll

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The St. Joseph Mustangs opened their 2015 season at home Wednesday night with a 7-4 victory over the Carroll (IA) …Read More

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Royals get sweep by Yankees for first time since 2007 in New York

Professional, Royals, Sports

NEW YORK (AP) — Alex Rodriguez checked off another age-old milestone in a comeback season that’s surpassing almost anyone’s expectations. …Read More

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St. Louis rallies in ninth to sweep Arizona

Cardinals, Professional, Sports

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Jason Heyward shook off a critical error with a game-tying homer. Peter Bourjos’ legs did the …Read More

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Heart agrees to TV partnership with ESPN and Niles Media Group

Benedictine, College, Sports

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Heart of America Athletic Conference commissioner Lori Thomas has signed a historic agreement with the Niles …Read More

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St. Joseph Mustangs open 2015 season Wednesday night

Sports, St. Joseph Mustangs

The St. Joseph Mustangs begin their seventh season Wednesday night as they host the Carroll (IA) Merchants at 7:00 PM …Read More

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Benton

Benton loses to Smithville in Class 4 baseball sectional

Benton, High School, Sports

The Benton baseball team had its season come to an end Tuesday night as they lost to Smithville 5-3 in …Read More

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Royals, Hosmer make cover of Sports Illustrated

Professional, Royals, Sports

It remains to be seen if this is good news or bad news. Eric Hosmer and the Kansas City Royals …Read More

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Guthrie, Royals get roughed up by Yankees 14-1

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NEW YORK (AP) — Brett Gardner got a little silly after hitting the Yankees’ third homer of the first inning, …Read More

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St. Louis outlasts Arizona 3-2 in 10 innings

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ST. LOUIS (AP) — The St. Louis Cardinals reminded Jhonny Peralta it was getting close to dinner time. Then he …Read More

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Fort Hays

Fort Hays to offer first doctoral degree

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HAYS, Kan. (AP) — Fort Hays State University plans to offer its first doctoral degree, beginning in September. The school …Read More

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USPS

Postal Service reports $1.5B loss

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. Postal Service on Friday is reporting a net loss of $1.5 billion during the first …Read More

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FDA questions benefit of cystic fibrosis drug from Vertex

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal health regulators say an experimental combination drug for cystic fibrosis developed by Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated helped …Read More

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Voices of America to host Summer Concert in St. Joseph

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St. Joseph will ring with the sounds of a men’s capella and barbershop music this summer. The Voices of American …Read More

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Cemetery clean-up slated for St. Joseph Memorial Park and Mount Auburn Cemetery

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Saint Joseph, MO — The 2015 second semi-annual clean-up of St. Joseph Memorial Park and Mount Auburn cemeteries will begin …Read More

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Toyota

Toyota zooms to record profit for year on sales growth, yen

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TOKYO (AP) — Toyota zoomed to a record 2.17 trillion yen ($18.1 billion) profit for the fiscal year through March, …Read More

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Changes coming to local Kansas Elections

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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The Kansas House has approved a measure that would move local elections to the fall in …Read More

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Mizzou’s season ends against No. 7 UCLA in Super Regional

Most Recent & College, Missouri, Sports

LOS ANGELES – Senior 1B Kelsea Roth (Yorba Linda, Calif.) did not want Mizzou Softball’s 2015 season to be over. …Read More

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Missouri State selected as NCAA Baseball Regional host

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INDIANAPOLIS — The NCAA Division I Baseball Committee has announced the 16 regional sites for its 69th annual baseball championship, …Read More

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Royals lose series finale to Wacha, Cardinals 6-1

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. — (AP) When Michael Wacha is on the mound, Matt Carpenter and the St. Louis Cardinals like …Read More

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Kansas House approves bill upping secretary of state’s power

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TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The House has approved a bill that would give Kansas’ secretary of state the power to …Read More

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Missouri could face Canadian sanctions over labeling program

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By Mike Lear (Missourinet) – Economic sanctions could target Missouri, as well as the other 49 states, if the U.S. …Read More

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Roadwork in Northwest Missouri May 25-31

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ST. JOSEPH, Mo.  – The following is a listing of general highway maintenance and construction work in the Northwest Missouri …Read More

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Gov. Nixon urges Missourians to take time on Memorial Day to honor those who made the ultimate sacrifice

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JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – In observance of Memorial Day, Gov. Jay Nixon has ordered that the U.S. and Missouri flags …Read More

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I-70 delays continues over Memorial weekend, travel advisory issued

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JEFFERSON CITY – The Missouri Department of Transportation has issued a travel warning for motorists heading westbound on Interstate 70 …Read More

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Jobs

US employers add 223,000 jobs, rate falls to 5.4 percent

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WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. employers added 223,000 jobs in April, a solid gain that suggests the economy may be recovering …Read More

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Travel

AAA sees most holiday travelers in 10 years

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(AP) – With more money in their pockets thanks to lower gas prices and an improved job market, AAA expects …Read More

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Missouri suspect in killing of woman, teen son is dead

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KNOB NOSTER, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri sheriff says there’s a “huge amount of relief” in the community, after authorities …Read More

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McDonald’s key sales figure dips in April

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OAK BROOK, Ill. (AP) — McDonald’s says a key sales metric edged lower in April, with weakness across most regions. …Read More

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Sculpture Walk opening announced

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Sculpture Walk to open up in St. Joseph in June. The Sculpture Walk is a program of the Allied Arts …Read More

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