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SJPD statistics show increase in car thefts

Vehicle thefts increased within the past year, according to statistics from the St. Joseph Police Department.  Commander Mike Wilson with the St. Joseph Police Department, said last year at this time, there were 289 vehicle thefts reported

Chamber welcomes new executives at Tuesday luncheon

Chamber member new executives 2016. Photo courtesy the St. Joseph Chamber of Commerce. The St. Joseph Chamber of Commerce hosted its 44th annual New Executives Luncheon Tuesday, honoring 79 new members to the executive level of the St.

Obituaries September 16-19

Jeffery Wayne Owens 1964-2016 Jeffery Wayne Owens, 51, St. Joseph, Missouri passed away Friday, September 16, 2016 at his home. He was born November 1, 1964 in St. Joseph, Missouri. Jeffery married Lisa Hawkins on April 25,

More warm weather in your 7-day forecast

Warm temperatures continue in our area. Here’s the seven-day forecast from the National Weather Service. Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Heat index values as high as 97. South wind 6 to 13 mph. Tonight:

Police search for driver after stolen vehicle crash

Police are searching for a driver after a possible stolen vehicle was crashed on North Woodbine Wednesday morning. Sgt. Brett Kelly with the St. Joseph Police Department said an officer was patrolling near 3100 North Woodbine around

Buchanan County booking activity 9/21/2016

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

Scams old and new arise in Livingston County

Livingston County Sheriff Steve Cox says his department has taken a variety of reports of scams lately. In all of these circumstances, Cox advises you simply do not respond or engage in conversation with these people. If