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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

Museum closed for cleaning after fire

Albrecht-Kemper File Photocourtesy Jane Graves The Albrecht-Kemper Museum of Art is closed as crews work to clean-up after a weekend fire in the loading dock area. Sunday around 8 a.m. the St. Joseph Fire Department responded to

Northwest celebrates International Education Week

Northwest File Photo. MARYVILLE, Mo. – Northwest Missouri State University will celebrate International Education Week Nov. 14-18 with a series of activities and events to educate students about study abroad and international experiences offered by the University.

Chase shuts down northeast Kansas highway

Jason ThomasBrown County Booking Photo A police chase shutdown a northeast Kansas Highway Saturday afternoon as authorities allegedly tried to convince a driver to surrender. The Brown County Sheriff’s Office said Saturday around 2:30 p.m. deputies responded

Buchanan County booking activity 11/14/2016

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

Obituaries November 9-12

Charles L. Martinez 1940-2016 Charles L. Martinez, 76, Independence, Missouri died Wednesday, November 9, 2016 at his home. Memorial services will be Saturday, November 19, 2016 at 2:00 P.M. in the chapel of Arensberg-Pruett Funeral Home, Atchison,

ATV crash kills Elmo man

A 56-year-old Missouri man is dead after crashing his ATV along Route-KK in Nodaway County Sunday evening. The Missouri State Highway Patrol says Mark Armentrout of Elmo, Missouri was driving an ATV in Elmo shortly before 6pm