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Sunny skies and cooler temperatures today

Mostly sunny skies and slightly cooler temperatures are expected today, but with highs at or slightly above normal in the 60s. The next chance for rain and thunderstorms comes Tuesday night into Wednesday morning. Temperatures will remain

Teen arrested for murder

Sebastian Dudley Dowell An 18-year-old man is being held in the Buchanan County jail on murder charges St. Joseph Police arrested Sebastian Dowell for second degree murder.  Officials would not say if the charges are in connection

Thousands without power in St. Joseph

More than 15,000 people were without power in St. Joseph Sunday morning. According to Kansas City Power & Light’s outage map around 10 a.m. 15,353 people were without power. According to the map people impacted by the outage

Hit-and-run crash takes out traffic light

St. Joseph Police say someone rammed their vehicle into a downtown traffic light and then left the scene early Saturday morning during the massive firefighting effort just down the street. Sgt. Kevin Cummings says they received the

MGP releases statement on Friday chemical release

From Corie Dunn drone video MGP management issued this statement about Friday’s chemical release in Atchison. “MGP cares deeply about the health and safety of our employees and our community. Following the incident Friday morning, Oct. 21,