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Sunny and breezy with temps near 50

Temperatures briefly cool back down to near normal for the start of meteorological spring but will rebound to above normal by this weekend. As for precipitation chances, those don’t look to return until early next week, which

Two seriously hurt in crash near Cameron

Two men are being treated for serious injuries after a crash on 36 Highway in Daviess County Tuesday morning. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Anthony Bish, 51 of Helena was driving a 1997 Ford eastbound

Buchanan County booking activity 2/28/2017

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

St. Joseph Police Department announces checkpoints

The St. Joseph Police Department has announced sobriety checkpoints will be held sometime during the months of March and April. In a news release, Sgt. Chris McBane said the Northwest Missouri DWI Task Force will be conducting checkpoints

New Principal selected for Lafayette

Christopher Early The St. Joseph School District has announced Chris Early to take on the role as principal at Lafayette High School. Early has been serving as Lafayette’s assistant principal since 2013. He will replace Dr. Tyran

Fire and severe weather concerns today

There are two primary concerns for today: fire and severe weather. Already gusty winds this morning will persist and perhaps strengthen a bit more this afternoon. Gusty winds combined with dry conditions will create a heightened fire