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Above normal temps followed by a cold front

Well above normal temperatures will continue through Thursday before a strong cold front moves through on Friday. Some storms will be possible as this front moves through, however severe weather is not expected at this time. Much

Man seriously injured in stabbing Monday night

A man was seriously injured after being stabbed Monday night. According to the St. Joseph Police Department, around 10:45 p.m. in the 300 block of 12th Street, a disturbance broke out due to what police say appeared to

Seasonal concerts this week at Missouri Western

The jazz program of the Missouri Western State University Department of Music will present its Fall Jazz Concert, at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, November 15, in the Potter Hall Theater. The concert will feature performances by the Jazz

County budget meetings begin this week

County officials begin their annual budget meetings this week. The process actually begins with a gathering of all of Buchanan County’s elected office holders in the Tom Mann Room at the courthouse on Tuesday from 9am to

Nail gun incident at Missouri Western

An art student at Missouri Western State University sought medical attention Monday after an incident with a nail gun. Kent Heier, Assistant Dir of Public Relations for Western said a student in an art class accidentally put

Fewer deer harvested during firearms opening weekend

Stock photo Preliminary data from the Missouri Department of Conservation shows that deer hunters in Missouri harvested fewer deer across the state during the opening weekend for firearms. Deer hunters in Missouri harvested 96,131 deer during the

Police investigating possible armed robbery in midtown

S. 27th St. The St. Joseph Police Department responded to an armed robbery call Monday morning in midtown. According to police, officers were dispatched around 9:30 a.m. after a caller reported being robbed at gunpoint. A man reported

Authorities asking for help after Wathena car chase

Authorities seeking person of interest in Wathena car chase. Photo courtesy Doniphan County Sheriff’s Office/Facebook The Doniphan County Sheriff’s Office is asking for help locating a person of interest in a car chase. The department posted a