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Tourism numbers hit new records in St. Joseph

Tourism numbers hit new records in St. Joseph last year. The Pony Express Museum recorded its highest attendance, hotel occupancy was up and overall tourism numbers showed an increase for Buchanan County. These increases were part of

Deputy’s vehicle hit in Doniphan County chase

A teenager was taken into custody Tuesday night in Doniphan County after allegedly crashing into a deputy’s vehicle. Deputy Raymond Hall with the Doniphan County Sheriff’s Office said shortly before 11 p.m. a white vehicle was westbound on US

Crash slows traffic on I-29

A crash on northbound I-29 is slowing drivers for several miles. According to a caller, a Semi and a vehicle were seen along the highway around 9:30 a.m. Wednesday. Authorities were also on scene. The caller said traffic was backed

Woman life-flighted after Livingston County crash

A woman was transported by life-flight after a one-vehicle crash Tuesday afternoon in Livingston County. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Jeanne Chaney 60 of Chillicothe was driving a 2012 Ford Focus on Route K just

20 arrested in Drug Strike Force operation

A joint operation Tuesday in Buchanan County led to the round-up of 20 people during a strike force operation. The Buchanan County Drug Strike Force assisted by the Sheriff’s Department and the St. Joseph Police Department arrested

Record warmth expected today

Record warmth is expected across the area today as afternoon temperatures soar into the middle to upper 70s. An elevated fire danger is also expected today. Slightly cooler temperatures arrive on Thursday with the next chance for

Home sales on the increase

Area realtors report another big month for home sales in January. According to new numbers from the St. Joseph Regional Association of Realtors, sales in the nine-county area were just over $11.9 million in January, up more