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8-year-old seriously hurt riding dirt bike

A Stanberry child was transported with serious injuries after a dirt bike crash Sunday in Gentry County. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, the child was driving a Honda dirt bike (50 CC) in the front

Chance of thunderstorms with temps near 70

Light rain chances remain across the area today. Look for well above normal temperatures to continue through Thursday, with readings 20 to 30 degrees above seasonal levels. Here’s the 7-day forecast from the National Weather Service: Washington’s Birthday: Showers

Police investigating officer involved shooting

The St. Joseph Police Department and Missouri State Highway Patrol are investigating a shooting incident involving an officer that occurred early Monday morning. According to Sgt. Brett Kelley with the police department, the incident began at 2:39

Amazonia woman killed in rollover crash

An Amazonia woman was killed Saturday morning in a rollover crash north of Savannah. The Missouri State Highway Patrol says Haylee Smither, 21, was a passenger in a BMW that careened off of U.S. Highway 71 at

Students to take part in mock interviews at Northwest

(Northwest Grad File Photo by Todd Weddle | Northwest Missouri State University) MARYVILLE, Mo. – Northwest Missouri State University Career Services is encouraging students to participate in networking opportunities and gather information about future careers during its

Dr. Suess celebration to be held in St. Joseph

A Dr. Seuss Birthday celebration will be held again in St. Joseph this March. The Third Annual Dr. Seuss’ Birthday Brunch Bonanza will be held Saturday, March 4th, from 10:00 a.m. to Noon at the Keatley Center

Grants to benefit agriculture at Northwest

Soy bean harvest at the University farm Tuesday Nov. 10, 2015. (Todd Weddle | Northwest Missouri State University) MARYVILLE, Mo. – The Northwest Missouri State University School of Agricultural Sciences received two grants recently totaling $225,000 from