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Veteran agent assigned to Caldwell County MDC

Sean Ernst was recently assigned to Caldwell County. He previously served in Camden and Boone counties. Photo courtesy MDC The Missouri Department of Conservation has assigned an agent who has been with the department since 2003 to

“Fry Moore Bacon” bill passes Iowa house

A resolution honoring Iowa pork producers passed the state’s House of Representatives with bipartisan support last week. The “Fry Moore Bacon” resolution received laughs from lawmakers as it was introduced by state representatives Joel Fry, Tom Moore

Lawyer’s death delays sentencing

DAYNE A. MATTHEWS A 19-year-old St. Joseph man must wait at least another month to learn his sentence for charges stemming from the fatal shooting of Skylar Powell. The lawyer for Dayne Matthews died last week. According

City Talk to be held at LEC in February

The City of St. Joseph will hold a meeting in February for people to meet with local officials. The City Talk will be held Monday, February 6, 2017. According to a news release, this is an opportunity

Obituaries January 25-28

Ruth Amelia Niemeyer Titus 1924-2017 Ruth Amelia Niemeyer Titus, 92, of Falls City, Nebraska, passed away January 25, 2017, at Falls City Care Center. Ruth was born February 4, 1924, in Falls City, the daughter of Ernest

Buchanan County booking activity 1/30/2017

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

Two injured in DeKalb County crash

A one vehicle crash sent two to the hospital Sunday afternoon in DeKalb County. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Marla Williams, 56 from Bethany was driving a 2004 Saturn Ion southbound on I-35 around 3:30

Sunny with a high near 60 today

This week will feature a cooling trend but will be otherwise tranquil. Expect well above normal highs in the mid 50 to lower 60s today. However, temperatures will return to near normal by Wednesday with highs in