Carden Park and Oak Grove will both host back to school parent orientations August 14.
Vicky McDonell, 63, was sentenced to five years in federal prison.
As fans and air conditioners are constantly running, energy bills are once again starting to become a burden. But, there is help available.
Terrence Harrington and April Miller will head to areas where Red Cross shelters are set up.
Authorities found the body of 23-year-old Joshua Jones several miles from where it's believed he jumped off the bridge Saturday night in Atchison, Kansas.
The man charged with second-degree murder for the stabbing death of a St. Joseph man has been sentenced.
Authorities in Livingston County hope photographs will help them track down the person responsible.
A Triumph Foods worker was found dead inside his van early Tuesday morning.
Heartland is one of six hospitals in the country to use the drug.
Voters in August will vote on a proposed property tax levy that would improve the Sheriff's Department.
Leavenworth police have formally arrested an Atchison man in the death of a 5-year-old girl.
Crews searched the Missouri River again on Monday for 23-year-old Joshua Jones.
Police say Cadence Harris was abducted by 30-year-old Marcus McGowan from Atchison, Kansas Friday night.
The team opened camp as extreme heat began to move in over the area.
Authorities say 38-year-old Benjamin Shively died Saturday a North Kansas City hospital.
St. Joseph's City Council will consider a bill that would provide more mental health funding for Buchanan County's Social Welfare Board.
A former Chief Justice of the Missouri Supreme Court is throwing his support toward a candidate in the race for Buchanan County Associate Circuit Judge.
David Baca, 26, of Grant City, was ticketed for leaving the scene, driving on a suspended license and not wearing a seat belt.
Police issued an alert for Richard C. Martin, 72, after he left his apartment around 2:30 a.m. Monday.
Crews in Atchison are looking for a man that may have jumped from the Amelia Earhart Bridge early Sunday morning.
A St. Joseph woman was pulled unresponsive from a fire on Countryside Lane on Sunday afternoon.
Five-year-old Cadence Justine Harris was shot and killed after a police chase began in Atchison.
The 18th annual Amelia Earhart Festival in Atchison, KS gave families the chance to have fun and learn some of the history behind the city.
Making a lasting impact on the aviation field, Michele Stauffer received the Pioneering Achievement Award Saturday.
Community members got a chance to leave their mark on the St. Joseph School District's first new schools in over forty years.
Area high school students got a chance to get a jump start on the college experience in a course at Heartland Hospital.
St. Joseph Police are searching for a man who left the scene of a crash at Main and Linn Streets Saturday afternoon.
A Harvard study ranks 177 metro areas on their level of "happiness." St. Joseph is rated 176th.
The president called for an immediate ceasefire in eastern Ukraine so a credible international investigation can take place.
An accident in rural Caldwell County sent a teenager to the hospital with serious injuries. Troopers are still working to identify the identity of a driver who left the scene.
Chad Gaddie points to his 17 years of experience in the Division 6 courtroom as both a prosecutor and defense attorney. He is running for the associate circuit court seat being vacated by the retirement of Ron Taylor.
The Department of Nursing and Allied Health will begin offering nurse educator graduate classes this fall.
Henry Turner's home is getting remodeled by Home Depot and Habitat for Humanity
A minivan crashed into the back of a home on the 500 block of E. Colorado Street Thursday morning.
Jason Callaway will take over as principal for Truman Middle School. Joey Austin has accepted a position as the district's Director of Communications.
Communications professor Matthew Rouch was arrested last September on marijuana charges.
Ukranian officials tells AP the plane was shot down.
Three adults and a child were injured in the accident in Harrison County Wednesday.
Myers is one of four Democrats running in the primary vying for the seat being vacated by the retirement of Ron Taylor.
Several candidates running in the primary election in August met at Geneo's in St. Joseph on Wednesday night.
More than two dozen people showed up for a community meeting to sound off about confusion surrounding mailing addresses between Elwood and Wathena.
EPA officials raised concerns last week after learning crews were taking pieces of the building away to the dump without proper testing.
Doris Wallace celebrated her birthday with friends and family on Wednesday. She was born in 1905.
Customers are more than $1.5 million behind in their payments.
The St. Joseph School District is beefing up security at its two new schools under construction.
The Institute released its first-ever list of recommended used vehicles for teens after a survey found that 83 percent of parents bought a used vehicle for their teens.
A bronze bust of the legendary newsman born in St. Joseph was unveiled inside Spratt Hall Wednesday.
An airport spokesman says the US Airways plane was performing a test taxi run when it went off into a nearby grassy area.
Prosecutors determine which cases are appropriate for transfer to the Domestic Violence Court, created in 2006 to better address the serious problem.
Woodworth was 16-years-old when he was sentenced to life in prison for the fatal shooting of Catherine Robertson in Chillicothe in 1990.
Those against Amendment 1 hosted a public forum at the East Hills Library.
Fire caused $40,000 in damage to home of Benton Athletic Director Mike Ziesel
Homebuyers spent more than $14 million in June.
John Middleton was scheduled to be put to death at one minute past midnight but his lawyers argued he is not mentally competent to be executed.
Inspectors believe fire started in the attic.
Five separate amendments to the state constitution will appear on the August 5 primary ballot.
Senate Bill 656 would have allowed designated school teachers or administrators to carry concealed weapons after undergoing training.
The Missouri Department of Transportation is using dynamic messaging signs to warn drivers of dangerous habits behind the wheel.
Nixon said the FDA is already working to regulate the e-cigarette market by banning underage sales and adding additional warning labels.
The FBI is expanding its probe into the St. Joseph School District.
Unusually low temperatures plunge into the Midwest as the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic brace for severe storms.
Missouri is home to almost 50 different species of snakes, but only five are venomous.
Warm weather has its perks but also its downfalls for annoying pests.
AFL-CIO is seeking donations as part of their Soles for Christ Program.
Stoney Creek Inn expects more business as rookies arrive at Chiefs training camp next Sunday.
The University of Missouri helped create an audio tour for residents of Lexington.
Kansas City Power and Light reports nearly 4,100 were impacted.
Months before Christmas, a local organization is collecting toys for those in need.
A Wisconsin man dying of cancer traveled to Savannah to see Ozark Mountain Daredevils.
A St. Joseph man is asking for the public's help in identifying a man caught on video surveillance stealing a FedEx box from his front door step.
The Little Free Library is an idea that's growing around the globe.
The truck will be used to serve meals at five locations in St. Joseph during the summer months.
Gov. Jay Nixon signed legislation Thursday that requires any student who attends a public university and lives on campus to be vaccinated against the virus.
It reportedly happened at the Salvation Army Thrift Store in Salina, Kansas on Wednesday.
St. Joseph police are looking for the driver of a car who barreled through a Southside auto repair shop Friday morning.
Troopers found more than 1,000 lbs of marijuana during the stop. Each plastic-wrapped bundle is estimated to weigh about 15 lbs.
Chris Koster supports Amendment 1, saying it will help prevent future regulations on the ag industry. Joe Maxwell is against the measure, saying it will only benefit large corporate farming operations.
Local businesses are hoping good weather and a successful 2013 season will lead to an even better attendance at 2014 Chiefs Training Camp.
The Department of Agriculture predicts 244 million bushels of wheat will be harvested this year - the worst harvest since 1989.
Police say the victim was running along Ashland when she noticed a man in a black Dodge Ram truck following her.
One person was shot in the leg Tuesday night near the 200 block of 19th Street.
Senate Bill 754 keeps the Missouri Rx Program running until August 28, 2017.
The governor said the bill did not offer true reform.
A Chillicothe man faces charges after authorities say he stole underwear from Walmart.
An abandoned grain elevator located just south of 8th and Mitchell still scars the St. Joseph skyline while repeated efforts to tear it down are thwarted. Now, a third attempt to tear it down might be stopped as well.
The proposed list will be a part of Constitutional Amendment 7 - a sales tax that would improve transportation in Missouri.
The St. Joseph School District is encouraging parents to review the districts new school boundaries
Before kids head off to school, education can begin at home. A local program that empowers parents to be a child's first teacher is expanding.
The survey of 440 colleges found that more than 40 percent of schools have not conducted a single investigation in five years.
A shooting Tuesday night in St. Joseph's Midtown area has some residents fed up with violence
The list includes 135 projects in the northwest Missouri region.
The law will establish a new set of quality indicators for child care providers.
It is now a misdemeanor to publish booking photos online and ask for money to remove them.
Authorities say the man goes by the name "Tim" and claims he is selling magazines to send to soldiers in the military.
Jessica Divine was injured after she lost control of her vehicle on Highway A south of Albany.
Chikungunya has caught the attention of health professionals who are now alerting the public.
Severe storms destroyed a barn in Effingham, Kansas. The barn had been in the Hoffman family for nearly a century.
All three St. Joseph high schools will hold graduation on Sunday, May 17, 2015.
KCP&L held their annual fan giveaway on Tuesday to help communities keep cool during the summer months.
A new campaign called "Mo Eyes on the Road" is targeting teens to try and drive home the message that texting and driving is dangerous.