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Buchanan County booking activity 3/31/2017

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

Obituaries March 28-30

Loyd M. Bowlin 1924-2017 Loyd M. Bowlin, 93, St. Joseph, Missouri passed away Tuesday, March 28, 2017 at his home. He was born January 21, 1924 to Harry and Neva (Robertson) Bowlin, they preceded him in death.

Standoff shuts down east side neighborhood

Photo by Nadia Thacker St. Joseph police blocked off streets in an east-side neighborhood and could be heard urging a man believed to be inside to answer his phone or come outside. The standoff began late Friday

Child-sex suspect appears in court

A 33-year-old Climax Springs man appeared in court Friday on charges stemming from the alleged sexual abuse of a teenager. Police say Joseph Sousley initially would not disclose his whereabouts. It now appears he’s been living in

Rainy weekend ahead

We are expecting a few rounds of showers and thunderstorms over the next few days. There will be plenty of lulls in between these periods of rain so the weekend should not be a complete washout. By

Man injured in Holt County crash

A 20-year-old man was injured in a crash in Holt County Thursday morning. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Jamison Loucks of Maitland was driving a 2014 Chevrolet Silverado shortly after 4 a.m. northbound on Mo.