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Heat advisory today; here’s the 7-day forecast

The National Weather Service has issued a heat advisory from 1pm to 8pm Tuesday, with the heat index expected to top 100 degrees. Here’s the 7-day forecast. Today: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 4pm

Drowning confirmed at Mozingo

​ Northwest Missouri State University have confirmed a student attending the Missouri Academy of Science, Mathematics and Computing has died as the result of a drowning accident. Maryville Public Safety and University Police officers responded at about

Buchanan County booking activity 8/1/2016

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

Poll shows a tight Senate race in Missouri

Kander and Blunt (Missourinet) – Polling shows incumbent Missouri Senator Roy Blunt in a tight race to retain his seat. The recently released St Louis Dispatch survey shows the Republican leading Democratic challenger Jason Kander by a

Election authorities prepare for Missouri’s primary election

(Missourinet) – Local election officials are making final preparations for Tuesday’s primary election. Stephanie Fleming with the Secretary of State’s office encourages Missourians to plan ahead before going to the polls. “Traffic at polling places varies depending

Bridge construction to begin on Route 36 in Cameron

Bridge construction is slated to begin on Route 36 in Cameron. Starting Monday, August 8, 2016, bridge construction will begin at the U.S. Route 36 and Interstate 35 interchange, according to the Missouri Department of Transportation. Traffic

Flooding forces road closures in northwest Missouri

File Photo ST. JOSEPH, Mo. – Heavy rains overnight and this morning have led to the closing of several routes in Northwest Missouri due to high water. Situations can change quickly, especially during flooding. Motorists are reminded