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AT&T issues news release regarding DIRCTV blackout

(News Release) – St. Joseph, Missouri, Jan. 19, 2017 — AT&T* calls upon KNPN and its St. Joseph, Missouri-based owner, News-Press & Gazette Broadcasting, to end its local station blackout and allow local fans here to see

“Fractals” and “Nanocams” at the Planetarium

Photo courtesy Missouri Western State University The Bushman Planetarium at Missouri Western State University will present two shows Thursday night that explores both nature’s infinite patterns and its tiniest life forms. “Fractals” and “Nanocams,” begins at 7

Police recover safe in Speedy’s burglary

The St. Joseph Police Department is investigating a gas station burglary that took place Thursday morning. Sgt. Kevin Cummings said the Speedy’s located in the area of Belt and Beck was burglarized around 4:30 a.m. He said officers

Doniphan County starts planning for total solar eclipse

Dr. Maderak speaks about total solar eclipse during public meeting Wednesday night in Troy. Photo by Nadia Thacker Doniphan County is recruiting community members in an effort to start planning for August’s total solar eclipse that could

Federal grant funding approved for projects at Rosecrans

Rosecrans runway. Photo courtesy Abe Forney/Airport Manager Rosecrans Memorial Airport will see renovations due to multiple funding sources. St. Joseph City Manager Bruce Woody said of all the departments and divisions in the city, the one that

Obituaries January 17

George Thomas Worthen III 1957-2017 George Thomas Worthen III 59, of Saint Joseph, Missouri passed away Tuesday January 17, 2017 at a St. Joseph, health care center. He was born July 26, 1957 in St. Joseph, Missouri

Two charged after armed robbery on S. Belt

Williams, Isaiah-robbery-50000-bond Harness, Shania-robbery-50000-bond A man and a woman are facing felony charges after an armed robbery Tuesday night at a cell phone store in St. Joseph. Isaiah Williams,28 and Shania Harness, 18 are both charged in Buchanan County

Buchanan County booking activity 1/19/2017

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