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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

Today is the last day to help Stuff the Bus

Volunteers help collect back to school donations during the 2015 Stuff the Bus drive. Photo courtesy United Way of Greater St. Joseph. Today is the last day to help Stuff the Bus with donations of school supplies

St. Joseph man sentenced for meth conspiracy 

​(News release) – A St. Joseph, Mo., man was sentenced in federal court today for his role in a conspiracy to distribute methamphetamine.   Michael Robinson, 35, of St. Joseph, was sentenced by U.S. District Judge Howard F.

Tarkio school superintendent arrested for DWI

Patrick N Martin An embattled educator in Northwest Missouri is in trouble with the law again. Tarkio Police Chief Tyson Gibbons says in a news release that Tarkio School Superintendent Dr. Patrick Martin was pulled over in