1 A major school district scandal in 2015 and a failed tax levy increase dubbed Proposition 1 in 2017 left the school district with some difficult decisions to make in 2018.
4 The new year will be the beginning of a lifetime in prison for a man who took the life of one St. Joseph resident and seriously injured another.
5 Drought settled in rapidly across all of Northwest Missouri during 2018, inflicting harm on farms and causing some municipalities to scramble for emergency water supplies.
7Throughout 2018, the St. Joseph Police Department teamed up with law enforcement agencies around the city and county to get a handle on street-level crime. By adding patrol units to the streets of St. Joseph and having a helicopter monitor from above, the department conducted four major tra…
8St. Joseph elected six new city council members in April, including Mayor Bill McMurray, and for the city’s staff it was sort of like they got six new bosses and rehired the other three.
The City of St. Joseph Parks, Recreation and Civic Facilities Department recently received a donation in the amount of $79,544 from the Leaverton Trust.