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Meetings set to talk about area Watershed project

The first in a series of public meetings will be held later this month to talk about a watershed project set to impact portions of several counties in northwest Missouri and northeast Kansas. Mo-Kan Regional Council (MKRC) in

St. Joseph open burning dates announced for April

The City of St. Joseph has approved dates for spring open burning season for April. Beginning Monday, April 3 and running through Sunday, April 23 residents are permitted to burn under the following guidelines: • Burning of yard

St. Patrick’s Day parade begins Saturday afternoon

St. Patrick’s Day Parade 2015. Photo courtesy KJO 105.5’s Facebook page. After a week-long delay the St. Patrick’s Day Parade will take place Saturday at noon in St. Joseph. The event was postponed from last weekend due to

Buchanan County booking activity 3/17/2017

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

Maryville JCPenney to close

JCPenney has released a list of 138 store locations it plans to close over the next few months.  Included in that list is its Maryville location. As we previously reported, JCPenney last month announced it will be closing anywhere

Tuition to increase for undergrads at Northwest

A tuition increase has been approved for Northwest Missouri State University for the 2017-18 academic year. Thursday night the University’s Board of Regents, during its regular meeting, approved an increase of the University’s tuition in addition to a