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Icing estimates decrease in latest forecast discussion

The National Weather Service has decreased icing expectation totals for the area but said significant icing remains possible through Sunday. Freezing rain/drizzle will begin to overtake much of the local area beginning this morning from south to north,

Child molestation suspect appears in court

Shawn R. Matthews A St. Joseph man accused molesting a child several years ago appeared in court Friday. Shawn Ryan Matthews will apply for a public defender. He’s charged with 1st degree child molestation. As we reported

Rape suspect denies charge during first appearance

Vernail Moore A St. Joseph man charged with rape after allegedly attacking his neighbor is due back in court in two weeks after his first court appearance Friday. As we reported earlier, prosecutors say Vernail Moore allegedly

Ice storm warning starts at noon

The National Weather Service has pushed the start time for the ice storm warning from 9 a.m. to noon for most of northwest Missouri and northeast Kansas. …ICE STORM EXPECTED THIS WEEKEND… .PERIODS OF SIGNIFICANT ICING ARE

Obituaries January 9-11

Jeanette Ione “Jan” Mikkelson (Dallager) 1940-2017 Jeanette Ione “Jan” Mikkelson (Dallager) was born Sunday, March 10th, 1940; and passed away Monday, January 9th, 2017. Visitation Saturday, January 21st, 2017, 2:00pm – 3:00pm. Located at the St. Mark’s