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Dairy Queen kicks off Spring with free cones

(AP and Post) — Dairy Queen is offering free ice cream cones for the first day of spring. Anyone who wants a treat can stop by participating locations outside of shopping malls Monday for a free small

Possible record breaking temps in the 70s today

Potentially record breaking temperatures are expected again today, especially along and south of I-70. After today, temperatures will be closer to normal for a couple of days with multiple rounds of rain and thunderstorms possible across the area. Here’s

Meetings set to talk about area Watershed project

The first in a series of public meetings will be held later this month to talk about a watershed project set to impact portions of several counties in northwest Missouri and northeast Kansas. Mo-Kan Regional Council (MKRC) in

St. Joseph open burning dates announced for April

The City of St. Joseph has approved dates for spring open burning season for April. Beginning Monday, April 3 and running through Sunday, April 23 residents are permitted to burn under the following guidelines: • Burning of yard

St. Patrick’s Day parade begins Saturday afternoon

St. Patrick’s Day Parade 2015. Photo courtesy KJO 105.5’s Facebook page. After a week-long delay the St. Patrick’s Day Parade will take place Saturday at noon in St. Joseph. The event was postponed from last weekend due to

Buchanan County booking activity 3/17/2017

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

Maryville JCPenney to close

JCPenney has released a list of 138 store locations it plans to close over the next few months.  Included in that list is its Maryville location. As we previously reported, JCPenney last month announced it will be closing anywhere