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St. Joseph Sears to close

File Photo of a Sears Men’s Department courtesy Sears, Roebuck and Co. The Sears in St. Joseph is on the chopping block in the latest list of store closings. Sears Holdings said in an effort to continue

Street crews plan for winter storm

Photo courtesy MoDOT Snowplows are getting prepped to hit roadways as a winter storm heads towards the region. The National Weather Service issued a winter weather advisory for northeast Kansas and Northwest Missouri from 8 p.m. Wednesday to 9

Obituaries January 1-2

Mary L. Wigfield 1925-2017 Mary L. Wigfield, 91, St. Joseph, Missouri passed away Sunday, January 1, 2017 at a local healthcare facility. She was born December 14, 1925 to George and Flossie (Kidwell) Mead, they precede her

Conservation hosting nature training program in St. Joseph

Missouri Master Naturalists volunteer for conservation education and service projects.Photo courtesy Bill Graham/MDC A Missouri Master Naturalist training will be held in St. Joseph next month. The Missouri Department of Conservation said the Loess Hills Chapter of Missouri Master

Buchanan County booking activity 1/4/2017

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

Chance of snow in the forecast tonight

One to three inches of snow will fall across much of the region overnight, beginning late this evening and tapering off shortly before dawn. This snow may make for a slow and potentially slick commute Thursday morning,