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Cooler temps return with light snow possible

Light snow will be possible across northern Missouri along and north of Highway 36 from mid-morning into this evening. Light accumulations of a dusting to up to half an inch may be possible. Otherwise, expect highs in

MWSU governors approve mid-year tuition increase

The Board of Governors at Missouri Western State University on Thursday approved a mid-year tuition increase of 0.79 percent for in-state, undergraduate students. That’s an increase of $1.58 per credit hour. School officials say Missouri Western does

Savannah man wins $50,000 in Powerball

A Savannah man is $50,000 richer after matching four white ball numbers in the Powerball. According to a news release from the Missouri Lottery Harold Kerns matched his numbers in the Dec. 21 drawing.  He claimed his

Woman thrown from vehicle in DeKalb County crash

A woman was seriously injured in a crash in DeKalb County Thursday morning. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Carrie Long, 44 of Amity was driving a 2000 Chevrolet Monte Carlo around 7:10 a.m. westbound on

Two life-flighted after Atchison, Kan. crash

The Kansas State Highway Patrol said two people were flow to hospitals after a crash Thursday morning in Atchison. According to a crash report, Carl Heugel, 34 of Leavenworth was driving at 2014 Fiesta southbound on U73

St Joe man charged in assault of pregnant woman

Christopher Rowles A St. Joseph man is being held without bail pending his first court appearance on charges of beating up a pregnant woman. Christopher Rowles, 29, is charged with 2nd-degree domestic assault, a class-d felony. In

Buchanan County booking activity 2/23/2017

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