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Buchanan County booking activity 8/31/2016

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

Police investigate shots fired on Seneca Street

Police are investigating after a report of shots fired early Wednesday morning in the 2900 block of Seneca Street. According to Sgt. Wayne Byrom of the St. Joseph Police Department, officers recovered shell casings and were still

Power outage turns out the lights for thousands

Thousands of KCP&L electrical customers lost power in our area Tuesday night. Shortly after 8pm, an outage map showed 3,903 customers in southern St Joseph and areas of Buchanan south of town were without electrical power. St.

St. Joseph man sentenced for child porn

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – A St. Joseph man with a prior murder conviction was sentenced in federal court Tuesday on charges related to child pornography. Tammy Dickinson, United States Attorney for the Western District of Missouri, announced that Robert

Road work beginning soon in Clinton County

ST. JOSEPH, Mo. – After an earlier delay, resurfacing projects are set to begin in Clinton County. Beginning this week, a crew from Herzog Contracting Corp., working with the Missouri Department of Transportation, will begin prepping for

Cub Scout recruitment begins today in St. Joseph

Cub Scout recruitment events begin Tuesday night throughout St. Joseph for the Pony Express Council Boy Scouts of America.  Any boys in 1st through 5th grade can join Cub Scouts. This week in St. Joseph, the Cub Scout Packs

Woman arraigned for alleged shoplifting/biting incident

Catherine Wells A preliminary hearing is scheduled next month for Catherine Wells, the St Joseph woman accused of trying to bite a store’s loss-prevention officer during an alleged shoplifting incident last week. Wells is charged with 2nd

Obituaries August 28-29

Nola “Jean” Bodenhausen 1941-2016 Nola “Jean” Bodenhausen, 75, St. Joseph, Missouri, formerly of Gladstone, Missouri, passed away Sunday, August 28, 2016 at Mosaic Life Care. She was born January 8, 1941 to Charles “Fritz” and Wanda (Nold)