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Dozens of area kids get to “Shop with a Cop”

Click to view slideshow. More than three dozen kids from Andrew and Buchanan Counties got a chance to go shopping with an officer Wednesday night in St. Joseph. Just ahead of the Christmas holiday, the Fraternal Order of

Obituaries December 17-21

Frances “Frankie” Kirschner 1932-2016 Frances “Frankie” Kirschner 84, of St. Joseph, Missouri, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her loving family on Saturday, December 17, 2016 in Saint Joseph, MO. She was born February 15, 1932 in St.


The Dec. 21 winning number for the Shop St. Joseph Holiday Program is: 0363520 The shopper with the winning ticket has 24 hours to come forward to claim the $10,000 prize. Shoppers are urged to keep their

A family of five celebrates Christmas at the Salvation Army

The Mayfield family. Photo by Sarah Thomack. A veteran and single mother will celebrate the holidays with her four children at the Salvation Army’s homeless shelter. Adriane Mayfield is an honorably discharged United States Army veteran and single mother

Alleged Trump scam hits Brown County

A northeast Kansas sheriff is warning residents of a new scam circulating the area claiming to raise funds for President-Elect Trump. Brown County Sheriff John Merchant said the sheriff’s office has received several reports of county residents

Troy lifts boil order

Residents in Troy, Kansas can resume using their water service without restrictions, after three days under a boil order brought on by a water main break. In a text alert at 11:16am Wednesday, officials announced the boil