The shelter recently had to shut down for three months to wipe out a bed bug infestation.
We continue to watch our chances for snowfall Saturday across northeast Kansas and northwest Missouri.
Northwest's game against Washburn will not be played at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City.
Attorneys for Michael Brown's family said they do not support any acts of violence or rioting during possible protests.
The ceremony takes place on Thanksgiving, Thursday Nov. 27, from 6:00-7:00 p.m. on the Country Club Plaza.
The teams will face off at Arrowhead Stadium on Nov. 14, 2015. Missouri will visit BYU on Nov. 7, 2020.
Wind Capital Group has announced a plan to sell two wind projects, including the Lost Creek Wind farm in DeKalb County.
The owner of a gun store in Bridgeton, Missouri, said sales at his store have increased because of fear of possible unrest that may take place when the Grand Jury in the Michael Brown case announces its decision.
Honda is recalling an additional 170,000 vehicles because the airbags might explode when deployed.
The U.S. Geological Survey has confirmed the epicenter of the quake as eight miles south of Conway Springs, Kansas.
A three vehicle accident involving a tractor trailer claimed the life of a Gilman City man on Wednesday afternoon.
Residents in Country Club Village petitioned for a state audit because they thought tax revenues were inappropriately being placed in the general fund instead of designated for road repairs. Results of a state audit agree.
A family is being assisted by the American Red Cross after a house was damaged by fire Wednesday night.
A missing Independence teenager thought to be in St. Joseph, is home safe.
The Center for Entrepreneurship opened its doors Wednesday at Missouri Western State University.
East Hills Mall is transforming for the holiday season.
The U.S. Geological Survey says a preliminary 4.8 magnitude quake hit near Conway Springs, Kansas just before 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday.
The hospital celebrated the name change with a ribbon cutting ceremony on Wednesday.
The Missouri Department of Conservation is stressing safety as the opening of firearm deer season nears.
The 8th annual Shop St. Joe program kicked off Wednesday.
Missouri American Water gave members of the community a rare look inside a water storage tank on Huntoon Road on Tuesday.
Scientists with the European Space Agency have landed a robotic probe on the surface of a comet for the first time ever.
Residents in Ferguson are anxiously waiting to hear a grand jury's decision on whether to indict officer Darren Wilson.
MU Extension is traveling the state to help farmers better understand the new 2014 Farm Bill. On Tuesday night, they spoke to about 150 area farmers in St. Joseph.
A group of students from St. Joe Christian served the veterans at a dinner on Tuesday.
Da'Velle Gilbert is working as a sign language interpreter at Oak Grove Elementary.
Truman Middle School students and staff give each other positive notes.
Veterans at the Cameron VA Home received quilts from a local quilting group.
Students got a chance to shake hands with veterans during a special program at Lindbergh Elementary School Tuesday.
A group of St. Joseph veterans took time Tuesday to reminisce and honor servicemen and women.
Clear skies and cold temperatures are expected tonight.
The annual Veterans Day parade in St. Joseph has been canceled due to the cold and windy weather.
Authorities have arrested an inmate who escaped custody last month.
Multiple highways in the St. Joseph area were closed early Tuesday morning after winter weather entered the region.
A person of interest was arrested Monday in connection with a house fire Sunday night in St. Joseph.
At its meeting Monday night, first reading was held on a bill that would place a use tax question on the ballot for voters in April.
Unanimous vote means each teacher in the school district will receive $250 to spend on room supplies. Currently most teachers spend money out of their own pockets for items for their rooms.
On Monday, temperatures went from the upper 60s to the mid 30s.
Authorities say a missing Independence teenager may be in St. Joseph.
A recent documentary about first generation students was mentioned by Michelle Obama in her first blog post.
Advancements in technology is making it easier to order a duplicate of a key, but some wonder if it's safe.
The school marked 100 years in its building Monday.
The physical education teachers in the St. Joseph School District took part in the SNAG Golf Program, also known as Starting New at Golf.
The American Red Cross is currently working to find homes for several families who lost their home to a fire in St. Joseph, Elwood and Leavenworth.
The U.S. Postal Service says the FBI and other federal agencies are investigating a cyberattack that may have compromised the personal information of postal service employees, including their Social Security numbers.
According to data from the National Poison Center, the "pods" sent an average of one child a day to hospitals across the country in 2012 and 2013.
The Missouri Special Olympics has been busy recruiting new coaches throughout the state.
The fire broke out just before 7:00 p.m. on Sunday night.
Two women were hospitalized after their cars hit at 22nd and Commercial.
MoDOT will be doing dirt work in preparation for sidewalk installations near County Line Road.