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Atchison distillery acquires whiskey with bootleg history

Courtesy photo An Atchison, Kan. distillery has acquired a whiskey brand named after a famous bootlegger. MGP Ingredients announced earlier this month the acquisition of the George Remus whiskey brand from Queen City Whiskey LLC, Cincinnati. Terms

Plan Ahead for a Safe and Sober Ride Home

The holidays have arrived, and with them comes more travel than usual as people fill their calendars with shopping trips, parties, out-of-town family visits and vacations. For those who plan to celebrate, the Missouri Coalition for Roadway

Obituaries November 18-23

Jackie Ray Coulter-Byrd 1955-2016 Jacqueline “Jackie” Coulter-Byrd 61, of Saint Joseph, Missouri, passed away Friday, November 18, 2016 at her home. She was born September 19, 1955 in St. Joseph, MO, daughter of the late Mary and

SJPD respond to multiple crashes Friday morning

The St. Joseph Police Department worked multiple car crashes Friday morning. Shortly before 9 a.m. authorities responded to the 4100 block of King Hill Ave. after a car hit a pole knocking an electrical line down. Sgt.

Temps in the mid to upper 50s through the weekend

Today: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 53. West northwest wind 5 to 7 mph. Tonight: Clear, with a low around 32. South southwest wind 5 to 7 mph. Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 58.

Buchanan County booking activity 11/25/2016

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

Gas prices continue to drop

Gas prices continue to head downward, even though the days leading up to Thanksgiving Day are typically the busiest driving days of the year. We spotted $1.82 to $1.85 all over St. Joseph. The best price we