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Blown transformer moves up Mustangs game

Photo courtesy St. Joe Mustangs Thunderstorms have caused some issued for the St. Joseph Mustangs forcing the team to move up its Wednesday start time. The Nevada Griffons will take on the St. Joe Mustangs tonight at 5:30 p.m.

Man arrested after crash on N. Belt Hwy

JAMES ROBERT SCOTT A man has been charged after a crash last week in St. Joseph. James R. Scott, 28 was charged Friday in Buchanan County with a felony of resisting arrest. According to court documents on June

Obituaries July 4

Helen Louise Kieser 1925-2016 Helen Louise Kieser, 90, of Easton, Missouri went home to be with the Lord on Monday, July 4, 2016. Helen was born on December 28, 1925 in Frazier, Missouri to James Keene Moore

Ag economy barometer turns higher in June

The Purdue University/CME Group Ag Economy Barometer, which measures the overall health of the nation’s agriculture economy, turned higher in June with an index setting of 104, which is a seven-point increase over May’s report. June marked

Bridge inspections scheduled in northwest Missouri

ST. JOSEPH, Mo. (News release) – In-depth under-bridge inspections are scheduled for several bridges in northwest Missouri over the next few weeks. Crews from the Missouri Department of Transportation may close a single lane on the bridges

Hundreds without power in St. Joseph

Numerous power outages have been reported in St. Joseph as a storm rolled through Wednesday morning. According to the Kansas City Power & Light Power Outage map more than 2,000 customers in St. Joseph were still without

Roads closed due to flash flooding in the area

The National Weather Service issued a flash flood warning for southeastern Doniphan County in northeastern Kansas, southeastern Andrew County and northern Buchanan County until 11:15 a.m. Wednesday. The St. Joseph Police Department issued a Nixle alert at

Buchanan County booking activity 7/6/2016

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