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Two hurt in Holt County motorcycle crash

Two people were hurt, one of them seriously, in a motorcycle crash on I-29 near Mound City Friday night. The Missouri State Highway Patrol says the pair were riding along I-29 shortly before 11pm Friday when an

Here’s your 7-day forecast

Rainy weather will give way to hot conditions by midweek. Here’s the 7-day forecast from the National Weather Service. Today: Cloudy, with a high near 80. East southeast wind 5 to 9 mph. Tonight: A slight chance

Buchanan County booking activity 8/8/2016

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

Soles for Christ to distribute shoes this week

A program providing students with new shoes for the school year takes place this week.  The Soles for Christ Shoe Program has been taking in shoe donations from the community for some time and distribution starts Monday. 

Monarch highway efforts underway in northwest Missouri

Photo courtesy Missourians for Monarchs Planning is underway in northwest Missouri for efforts to make one state highway a life-line for the Monarch butterfly population. The Missouri Department of Transportation is working as part of a recent multi-state

Platte County employee charged with stealing 

(News release)- ​Platte County’s Director of Facilities has allegedly spent nearly 15 months using the county’s credit card and business account at a local home improvement store to build a beer garden at his home and purchase

Pickett Elementary collecting memorabilia

Pickett Elementary (Photo courtesy SJSD) Pickett Elementary is setting up a display case this weekend and asking the public for any memorabilia connected to the school or its history. John Davison, Pickett’s Principal  said when he and

36 highway bridge replacement beginning in Cameron

CAMERON, Mo – Starting Monday bridge construction will begin at the U.S. Route 36 and Interstate 35 interchange, according to the Missouri Department of Transportation. Traffic will be head to head as contractors from Emery Sapp and