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Buchanan County booking activity 1/9/2017

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

Obituaries January 5-6

Linda Jo Anderson 1941-2017 Linda Jo Anderson, 75, Savannah, Missouri went to be with her Lord & Savior Jesus Christ Thursday January 5, 2017, due to severe dementia. She had lived at Laverna Heights Nursing Home in

St. Joseph man accused of 2013 child sex crime

MATTHEWS, SHAWN RYAN A St. Joseph man is accused of molesting a child in Buchanan County several years ago. Shawn Matthews, 29 is charged in Buchanan County with a felony for first-degree child molestation. Matthews was charged Friday

KinderClub enrollments begin at Mid Buchanan

KinderClub registration is underway for children entering kindergarten this fall at Mid Buchanan Elementary School. The United Way said KinderClub is a free series of classes for parents and children, designed to ease the transition into kindergarten.

Temperatures warm up this week

A warmer and somewhat active work week is expected. Tuesday morning, there is a chance for patchy drizzle in far eastern KS and all of MO. Wednesday evening, there is chance for light rain mainly along and

Volunteers sought for United Way Allocations

(News Release) – United Way of Greater St. Joseph is calling for community volunteers for the annual allocations process. Through the United Way Allocations Process, United Way Partner Agencies are evaluated and allocation funding recommendations are made