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Northwest announces speakers for Distinguished Lecture Series

Co-founding editor of The Onion Scott Dikkers. Photo courtesy Northwest Missouri State University. MARYVILLE, Mo. – Northwest Missouri State University announced its 2016-17 Distinguished Lecture Series.  According to a news release, the schedule features The Onion’s co-founder,

Buchanan County booking activity 9/16/2016

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

Stormy period will let up over the weekend

For today into early tomorrow, shower and thunderstorm chances will persist for much of eastern Kansas into northern and central Missouri. As a front tracks across the region this weekend, look for drier conditions to settle in

Police investigate “threat situation” at Central HS

Police are investigating a “threat situation” at Central High School Friday morning. According to St. Joseph School District Superintendent Dr. Robert Newhart, there was a possible in-person threat made and police have interviewed three students involved. Newhart