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Sex-assault suspect appears in court

Manuel Ramos-Velasquez A 42-year-old St. Joseph man is due back in court later this month to face charges of 2nd-degree statutory rape after his first appearance Tuesday. Manuel Ramos-Velasquez faces one class-c felony count in Buchanan County

Morning fog and 40s today

Clearing skies will give way to another mild day with highs ranging from the lower 40s to near 60 degrees. Much cooler air will overspread the area on Wednesday. Far northern MO may see some light snow

Two hurt in rollover crash north of St. Joseph

Two people were seriously injured in a two-car crash Monday afternoon on I-29 north of St. Joseph. The Missouri State Highway Patrol says a Pontiac Grand Prix crossed the median about a mile north of St. Joe

Girl, 12, injured in crash with patrol car

A 12-year-old girl was hospitalized after the vehicle she was riding in was hit from the rear by a state trooper’s patrol car in Gentry County. According to a crash report, a Lexus had slowed down for

Buchanan County booking activity 2/6/2017

Hereโ€™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

Man seriously injured in Clinton County crash

A Plattsburg man was taken to the hospital with serious injuries after being ejected through a sunroof Monday morning. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Timothy Sammons, 35 was driving a 2006 Lexus southbound on US

Obituaries February 2-4

Shirley Jean Sherlock 1934-2017 Shirley Jean Sherlock, 82, of St. Joseph, Missouri passed away Thursday, February 2, 2017 in a St. Joseph, MO health care center. She was born August 9, 1934 in DeKalb, MO, daughter of