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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

Temps in the 20s and 30s for the week

Cold temperatures but generally dry weather is expected through the middle portion of the work week. Temperatures will generally range from the 20s across northern Missouri to the 30s along the I-70 corridor. A wintry mix of

SJPD search for missing 1-year-old

The St. Joseph Police Department is asking for help locating a missing 1-year-old.  The department issued an alert around 10:30 p.m. for Levi Sebastian Pearson. Last seen wearing Gray/Red striped t-shirt, black sweatshirt, gray sweatpants: 1 yoa, Black,

Four sentenced in Powell shooting death

More than 100 people crammed into a Buchanan County courtroom Monday for the sentencing of four out of six suspects charged in connection with the death of 18-year-old Skylar Powell in midtown. Powell was shot in May

Mac & Cheese cups recalled for Salmonella concerns

Photo courtesy FDA Certain macaroni and cheese cup products are being voluntarily recalled due to seasoning that could be contaminated with Salmonella. TreeHouse Foods, Inc. announced the recall Sunday. It said the recall follows notification from a

Buchanan County booking activity 12/12/2016

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