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New western store opens in St. Joseph

A new store featuring western apparel and decor held its grand opening Friday in St. Joseph. The St. Joseph Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the official opening of The Fort located at 3800 S.

House ag committee passes two measures on pesticides

The House Ag Committee passed two measures this week that deal with pesticide regulations. H.R. Bill 953, called the Reducing Regulatory Burdens Act, would clarify Congressional intent regarding pesticide applications around the waters of the U.S. A

Sunny with temps in the 60s and 70s this weekend

Persistent decreased relative humidity values, dry fuel moisture, and gusty winds will contribute to elevated fire weather concerns Friday. Outdoor burning is strongly discouraged. In addition, please exercise proper precautions to prevent accidental fires. Here’s the 7-day forecast

MC Sports holding liquidation sales

MC Sports is holding liquidation sales as it prepares to close its doors for good. Tuesday the store announced it filed for bankruptcy. “After a valiant and concerted effort by MC Sports’ associates, vendors, landlords, and outside

School board member resigns

Former board memberChris Danford St. Joseph School District Board of Education member Chris Danford on Thursday submitted her resignation from the board. Danford included a long list of problems in the district in her letter, ranging from