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Ross to open St Joe location Saturday

A new clothing store opens this weekend in St. Joseph. Ross Dress For Less opens its doors Saturday, July 16 in the Northgate Shopping Center, 1417 N. Belt Highway. The store occupies the space previously used by

Shots fired into home on Dewey

The St. Joseph Police Department is investigating after a report of shots fired Thursday morning on Dewey street. Sgt. Roy Hoskins said officers responded around 3 a.m. to the 2000 block of Dewey after a resident heard five

Murder trial of Cameron man set to go to jury

Adam Baker Jury deliberations were expected to begin Thursday in the murder trial of a Cameron man accused of killing his wife. Adam Baker is charged with second degree murder and armed criminal action in connection with

Obituaries July 12-13

Milton Francis Hines 1931-2016 Milton Francis Hines was born Wednesday, June 24th, 1931; and passed away Tuesday, July 12th, 2016 in Atchison, Kansas. Visitation Saturday, July 16th, 2016, 12:30pm – 2:00pm; located at the Becker-Dyer-Stanton Funeral Home.

Here’s your 7-day forecast

We have a slight chance of rain today and tonight, and then again Friday night through Saturday night. Here’s the 7-day forecast from the National Weather Service. Today: A 20% chance of showers and thunderstorms between noon

16-year-old charged as adult in Powell shooting death

Probable Cause Document After being certified as an adult in Buchanan County Juvenile court Wednesday a 16-year-old is now facing a new charge in connection with the shooting death of 18-year-old Skylar Powell. The Buchanan County Prosecutor’s

Former Benedictine student pleads guilty to lesser charge

Collen A. CareyAtchison County Regional Jail booking photo A former Benedictine College student has pleaded guilty to a lesser charge after allegedly posting a threatening message last year on social media. Colleen Carey, 18 from Colorado pleaded guilty

Crews work to clean up after Wednesday morning storms

Click to view slideshow. Crews are working to clean up trees and get power restored after a severe thunderstorm came through the St. Joseph area late Wednesday morning. At least 2,400 power outages were reported according to KCP&L’s

Teen certified as adult in Powell shooting death

A 16-year-old can now face adult charges in connection with the shooting death of 18-year-old Skylar Powell. According to the Associated Press, Gabriel Dawson was certified Wednesday in Buchanan County Juvenile Court to stand trial as an