Tony Eugene Wardlow, 55, of St. Joseph, was found guilty on Wednesday of transporting a minor across state lines for prostitution.
The 57-year-old inmate was found dead during a routine cell check around 12:25 a.m. Wednesday.
Winter weather advisory in effect until noon.
A number of schools have closed due to the wintry weather conditions.
The season's first significant snowfall of the year has covered the ground across northwest Missouri and northeast Kansas.
A St. Joseph man is leading a drive to provide a Christmas for a girl placed in foster care who's mother is now behind bars in the death of her son.
Nine year old Jackson Weston is doing a lot of things doctors though he'd never do again.
The neighbor of a seven month old baby who died of malnutrition is planning a vigil to remember the child.
With one to three inches of snow predicted to fall overnight, the city is keeping a close eye on the storm.
A vandalized baseball field in Ludlow is not only getting an outcry from the owners but the community as well.