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Crash on Highland Avenue causes power outages

A single vehicle crash on Highland Avenue caused power outages  last night. The St. Joseph Police Department issued a Nixle around 10 p.m. Thursday urging motorists to avoid Highland Avenue between Dewey and I-229 due to a traffic

Prosecutors challenge marijuana legalization effort

A dozen Missouri prosecutors have filed a legal action to prevent the issue of marijuana legalization from going on the November ballot. The prosecutors contend it would be unconstitutional to place it on the ballot because federal

Attempted-murder suspect bound over

Steven R Jones A 38-year-old Rock Port man waived his preliminary hearing today on attempted murder and other charges. Steven Jones was charged in July after a fight at a home in Tarkio. Investigators say the victim,

Adopters free up space at packed animal shelter

The St. Joseph Animal Shelter saw around a dozen adoptions this week, helping free up space in its packed facility. We first learned Tuesday, from Jenna Keyes, Animal Control and Rescue Humane Educator, that the 45 to

Cash Saver in midtown to close permanently

The Cash Saver in midtown St. Joseph will close its doors this weekend. According to a news release the store located at 22nd and Frederick will be shutdown for business at 8 p.m. Saturday. The store was purchased