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Local business greeted by Python

Python found Wednesday outside of First American Title. Photo courtesy Dave Gall Python found Wednesday outside of First American Title. Photo courtesy Dave Gall Workers at one St. Joseph business got a surprise visit from a Python Wednesday

Tax free weekend to kick-off Friday

Shoppers can head out to buy back-to-school supplies without being taxed this weekend. The three day back to school tax holiday in Missouri starts Friday at 12:01 a.m. and runs through Sunday. During that time certain back-to-school

East Hills to open breastfeeding lounge on Saturday

The new breastfeeding lounge at East Hills Shopping Center. Photo courtesy East Hills. East Hills Shopping Center announces a new feature for breastfeeding moms who work or shop at the St. Joseph location.  A new breastfeeding lounge

Man shot near midtown bar

The St. Joseph Police Department is investigating after a man was shot Wednesday night in midtown. Police responded to 17th and Messanie near A’s J R’s McGaughy Lounge shortly before 9 p.m. Capt. Jeff Wilson said a 41-year-old St.

Iatan crash victim identified

Photo courtesy of the Platte County Sheriff’s Department The victim of a fatality crash near Iatan Tuesday has been identified. The Chapel Oaks Funeral Home in Highland, Kansas identified the victim Michael Scott Cunningham, 47, of Everest,

Buchanan County booking activity 8/4/2016

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

Heat advisory precedes rain in 7-day forecast

A heat advisory is in effect from 1pm until 4pm Thursday. Here’s the 7-day forecast from the National Weather Service. Today: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94.