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Obituaries July 14-16

Helen Hendrickson Hjetland 1920-2016 Helen Hendrickson Hjetland, 95, died Thursday, July 14, 2016, at her home in Hiawatha, Kansas. She was born November 13, 1920, in Lone Jack, Missouri, to Herschel Byron and Bessie Faulkenberry Hendrickson. After

Extreme heat on tap all week in your 7-day forecast

Heat advisories go into effect each afternoon this week through Friday, when temperatures may reach 100 degrees. We could see the index reach 110 degrees each day this week. Here’s the 7-day forecast from the National Weather

Four hurt in interstate rollover crash

Four people from South Dakota were hurt, three of them seriously, in a rollover crash on I-29 south of Rock Port Sunday afternoon. The Missouri State Highway Patrol crash report says four people, including a four-year-old and

Double homicide investigation in the Zoo

The St. Joseph Police Department is investigating after two people were found dead Sunday morning on Safari. According to Sgt. Roy Hoskins officers were called out on a report of shots fired at a van in the

New trooper assigned to northwest Missouri

A St. Joseph native has been assigned as a trooper in northwest Missouri. The Missouri State Highway Patrol announced last week that Trooper Matthew W. Neely of Cameron has been assigned to Zone 10 which covers Dekalb

Discover deals on the sidewalk on Saturday

An upcoming outdoor St. Joseph event gives residents the opportunities to find deals and see what’s new downtown.  Brittany Smith is the Event Coordinator and a First Saturdays Downtown St. Joseph Board Member. Smith said several businesses

Phone scam prompts warning from sheriff

Another phone scam has prompted a warning from the Livingston County Sheriff’s Office. The office said Thursday it received information from a local citizen of a reported receiving a call and message from the phone number 660-646-0520