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Buchanan County booking activity 4/5/2017

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

(Update) More area road closures due to flooding

ST. JOSEPH, Mo. – One road has reopened and several others have closed due to high water across northwest Missouri. Route V in Andrew and DeKalb counties has reopened, while others in Buchanan, Caldwell, Carroll, Chariton, Daviess,

Flood watch in effect until afternoon

Last night through this morning many areas have received 1 to 2 inches of precipitation over already saturated grounds. This has caused many area rivers to go into flood or be forecasted to go into flood. Additional

Buchanan County election results

Voters in rural Buchanan County went to the polls Tuesday for to decide one school bond issue, elect one mayor, and elect several school board members, alderman and other elected offices. But turnout was light, according to

Teen shooting suspect appears in court

William Dowlen A teenager from Wathena accused of shooting another man during an underage drinking party appeared in Buchanan County court Tuesday on one count of unlawful use of a weapon. As we reported, the victim, 20-year-old