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Obituaries January 30 – February 1

Phillip James Malone 1943-2017 Phillip James Malone, 73, of Plattsburg, Missouri, passed away Monday, January 30, 2017 at Mosaic Life Care hospital. He was born December 30, 1943 in Pittsburg, California, son of the late Phil W.

Northwest students selected as legislative interns

Four Northwest Missouri State University students have been named legislative interns to work alongside state lawmakers this spring and learn about Missouri government directly from the source. The University’s legislative internship program, which began in early January

Buchanan County booking activity 2/2/2017

Here’s the latest booking activity from the Buchanan County Jail. All persons included in this post are innocent of crimes until proven guilty in a court of law. These are courtesy photos. This information is provided by

Salvation Army to receive large donation from Fastgas

File Photo Salvation Army Red Kettle Campaign. Photo by Nadia Thacker A large donation from the Saint Joseph Petroleum Company Fastgas stations will go towards the Salvation Army’s Red Kettle Campaign. According to the Salvation Army, Fastgas

Temps in the 30s and 40s through the weekend

Quiet weather continues through the end of the week, with a gradual warm up into the 40s over the weekend. The next chance for rain will arrive Monday. The chance for any wintry precipitation is low. Here’s the

Missouri Western applications at record high

Missouri Western State University has already seen a record number of applications this academic year. According to Associate Vice President for Enrollment Management and Retention Dr. Paul Orscheln, the university has surpassed 4,300 applications, breaking a record

St. Joe man injured in crash

A St. Joseph man was injured in a crash Wednesday morning in Kansas City. The Missouri State Highway Patrol says Matthew McBeth, 58, had a medical emergency at 6:35 a.m. while driving along I-29 at mile marker

Mosaic receives award for clinical excellence

Mosaic Life Care has been recognized with the Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence.  According to a press release, this is the sixth year Mosaic has received the award and it is one of only three hospitals