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Bicycle mishap sends Union Star man to the hospital

A cyclist from Union Star was hit by the mirror of a passing pickup truck early Thursday. The Missouri State Highway patrol says 43-year-old Glen Miller suffered minor injuries. The accident happened on as Miller was bicycling

Jason Kander stops in St. Joseph ahead of election

Jason Kander spoke at the AFL-CIO Central Labor Council building on Thursday. Photo by Sarah Thomack. Jason Kander made a stop in St. Joseph Thursday ahead of Tuesday’s primary election. Kander, Missouri’s Secretary of State, is also

Rock Port man charged with attempted murder

Awaiting mugshot front the Atchison County Jail A man is accused of trying to stab and kill another man in Tarkio. Steven R. Jones, 38 of Rock Port is charged in Atchison County, Mo. with felonies for

Man arrested after Subway robbery

A man has been arrested after a police chase Wednesday in Atchison, Kan. Joshua L. Jones, 32 of Topeka, Kan. was arrested Wednesday in Atchison for investigation of aggravated robbery, attempted aggravated robbery, possession of stolen property,

Obituaries July 27

Gerva D. Robinson 1921-2016 Gerva D. Robinson, 94, of St. Joseph, Missouri passed away Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at the Mosaic life Care of St. Joseph, Missouri. Gerva was born on November 14, 1921 in Wathena, Kansas

Man charged in shoe store robbery

JOSHUA DREW STARKE A St. Joseph man has been charged after a shoe store robbery. Joshua D. Starke, 25 is charged in Buchanan County with a felony for second-degree robbery. According to court documents, last Thursday Starke