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Mostly sunny with a high near 27 today

Freezing drizzle is expected across the area from Friday morning through Friday evening. This may cause slick roads and slippery sidewalks, driveways, etc. through the day. Temperatures are expected to warm above freezing for areas south of

Western to graduate 330 this weekend

St. Joseph, Mo. —The Winter Commencement ceremony for approximately 330 graduates of Missouri Western State University will be at 11 a.m.Saturday, Dec. 17 in the arena of the M.O. Looney Complex. The commencement speaker will be Dr.

Obituaries December 8-9

Scott P. Coyle 1972-2016 Scott P. Coyle, 44, St. Joseph, Missouri passed away Thursday, December 8, 2016 at Mosaic Life Care. He was born June 26, 1972 in Quincy, Illinois. Scott was a Journeyman Electrician for IBEW

Buchanan County booking activity 12/13/2016

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

Teen murder suspect appears in court

Amanda Bennett A teenager charged as an adult with murder for the death of Kaytlin Root appeared in court Tuesday. Amanda Donna Bennett, along with co-defendant Sebastian Dowell, are charged with luring the 17-year-old Root to Krug