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Obituaries August 6-7

Roger Lee Chatman, Sr. 1954-2016 Roger Lee Chatman, Sr. Jack of All Trade’s and Master of Most Roger Lee Chatman, Sr., 61, Rushville, MO, passed away Saturday, August 6, 2016, after his heart slowed him into a

Man seriously injured in Atchison County crash

A man was life-flighted to the hospital Monday morning in Atchison County after a one vehicle crash. The Missouri State Highway Patrol said Anthony Bryan, 51 of Louisiana was driving northbound on I-29 around 11 a.m. in a 2015

“Rockin’ the River” lineup announced

Organizers of the Parties on the Parkway have announced the musical lineup for this year’s “Rockin’ the River” encore to the concert series. Rockin’ on the River ends the summer with a bang, with fireworks, two bands

Here’s the 7-day forecast

Hot weather returns to Northwest Missouri. Here’s the 7-day forecast from the National Weather Service. Today: Scattered showers before noon, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between noon and 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high

Amish man to serve 25 years in wife’s 2006 poisoning

Samuel Borntreger An Amish minister will serve 25 years in prison in connection with his wife’s death nine years ago in northwest Missouri. 39-year-old Samuel Borntreger of Kentucky pleaded guilty to a felony for second-degree murder in Harrison County

OSHA investigating forklift injury

The Occupational Safety & Health Administration is investigating after a man was injured by a forklift in St. Joseph. According to OSHA on July 29th around 6 p.m. a 69-year-old man was reported to have sustained injuries