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Western officially breaks ground on Spratt Stadium

Western officially breaks ground on Spratt Stadium

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In front of a packed concourse at Missouri Western’s Spratt Stadium Wednesday, university officials and guests broke ground on the planned $6.9 million renovation to the 36-year-old football and soccer facility.

Pearl Publishing buys Albany Ledger newspaper

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A Northwest Missouri newspaper publisher has expanded its presence in the region.

Student and community garden project launches

Student and community garden project launches

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By this summer, organizers hope to turn a large muddy patch at Parkway Elementary School into a full community garden surrounded by fruit trees.

More than a dozen tires slashed on city vehicles

More than a dozen tires slashed on city vehicles

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A string of overnight vandalism interrupted city workers Wednesday when more than a dozen tires on city vehicles were slashed.

Herrera overcomes home run, starts new streak

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Kelvin Herrera saw a team record go up in smoke rather quickly on Tuesday night.

Tuesday's Prep Results

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Baseball

Tuesday's College Results

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Baseball

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play USPS kicks off 23 years of Stamping out Hunger

USPS kicks off 23 years of Stamping out Hunger

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It's the largest one-day food drive in the nation. That's according to Second Harvest Food Bank Director Chad Higdon, who joined other local sponsors Tuesday to announce Saturday's Stamp Out Hunger food drive.

play Shelter from the storm

Shelter from the storm

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play Council kicks off budget process

Council kicks off budget process

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The St. Joseph City Council held their first budget meeting for the 2015-2016 Fiscal Year Tuesday night. It's the first of five meetings to consider the proposed budget. 

play Police continue to investigate dead bodies

Police continue to investigate dead bodies

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Police continue to investigate the deaths of two people found inside a Midtown home on Monday afternoon.

play Free crime prevention service

Free crime prevention service

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As scrap metal prices rised, so do the theft rates of catalytic converters. In an effort to curb that common summertime crime, the St. Joseph Police Department has teamed up with American Life Insurance, Menards, and local automotive shops. Car owners can take their vehicle into one of the seven auto repair locations throughout town to receive the service. The automotive specialists will engrave the catalytic converter with the VIN number and then add high visibility paint.