KQ2 Forecast: Record high temperatures possible as we start off the new workweek; High fire danger for Monday with Red Flag Warning in effect
- Red Flag Warning (Fire Weather Warning) in effect today from 9 am to 6 pm. Relative humidity values falling to 20-25%. Winds from the south gusting 20-25 mph. Elevated fire weather concerns on Tuesday afternoon as well. - Above average temperatures through Tuesday. Record high temperatures possible for Monday...
Missouri State Highway Patrol reports 14 arrests between Feb. 22 and Feb. 25, 2024
The Missouri State Highway Patrol made a total of 14 arrests across north Missouri. The arrests, which took place between February 22 and February 25, 2024, involved a variety of charges. Nicholas D. McIntosh, a 31-year-old male from Mineola, IA, was arrested on February 22 at 8:49 PM in Andrew...
Puett to run for third term as Buchanan County Sheriff
Buchanan County Sheriff Bill Puett will again run for re-election. Puett says several factors went into his decision to run again. “I am very committed to our community and I’m committed to our members here,” Puett tells reporters during his announcement at the Law Enforcement Center. “I still feel that I have a lot to offer and I want to continue to contribute to our community and making it a better, safer place.”
Warm Start to the Week
Get ready for a warm start to the week with highs in the upper 70s! While St. Joseph escapes the Red Flag Warning, windy conditions elevate fire risks nearby. Expect increasing clouds and gusty winds, before a shift brings cooler air midweek. Stay tuned for the full forecast!
These Saint Joseph, MO based Puppies are the latest up for adoption and in need of a good home
Have you been contemplating pet adoption, or simply love perusing adorable pets? A myriad of delightful pets are available for adoption at various animal shelters in the vicinity of saint joseph..
Kansas man taken to hospital after SUV hit by train near St. Joseph
ELWOOD, Kan. (KCTV) - One man was taken to a nearby hospital while information about a juvenile in his vehicle when it was hit by a train in Kansas remains scarce. The Kansas Highway Patrol Crash Log indicates that just after 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 21, emergency crews were called to the area of 15th and Vermont St. in Elwood with reports of a vehicle-train collision.
Black History Month Spotlight: Nancy Green
(ST. JOSEPH, Mo.) When you think of breakfast, you probably think of eggs, bacon, pancakes and waffles, but there was a lady in St. Joseph, who made a lot of breakfast's a tad sweeter. Our Black History Month Spotlight goes to Nancy Green, the original Aunt Jemima. Born enslaved in 1834, Green was the original face everyone would see when you poured syrup in the morning.
The Black Archives Museum Presented their "Choice of A Missouri Slave" Presentation Today
(ST. JOSEPH, Mo.) The Black Archives Museum presented their presentation "Choice of A Missouri Slave" at Zion United Church of Christ in celebration of Black History Month. Zion United Church of Christ host their yearly Black History Month Celebration by allowing different guest speaker to come and present. The St....
Omaha Man Arrested in Andrew County This Morning on Multiple Charges
Troopers report the arrest of an Omaha, Nebraska, man on multiple charges early this morning in Andrew County. The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports the arrest of 22-year-old Zachery L. Marcoe around 12:35 this morning on preliminary charges of felony resisting arrest by fleeing, driving while suspended or revoked, speeding, careless and imprudent driving resulting in a crash, not having valid insurance, and not wearing a seat belt.
St. Joseph gun and knife show kicks off with a bang
The St. Joseph gun and knife show kicks off with a bang. Attendees from all across the area came together at the Civic Arena to showcase their love for all things guns, knives, ammunition and more.
East Buchanan High School boys hoops wins first Class 3 District 15 title since 2014
(GOWER, MO) - The East Buchanan High School boys basketball team clinched the Class 3 District 15 Championship over Bishop LeBlond on Saturday, winning 51-37. It's East Buchanan's first district title since 2014 and also clinches the 100th career victory for the Bulldogs' head coach, Michael Carpenter. LeBlond started the...
Moila Shrine Circus returning March 8-10
(ST. JOSEPH, Mo.) The famous Moila Shrine Circus is returning to the Civic Arena on March 8th through the 10th. For more information on how to purchase tickets and what are the showtimes, click here.
St. Joseph Community Chorus present A Musical Celebration of Black History
(ST. JOSEPH, Mo.) The St. Joseph Community Chorus and the William Baker Festival Singers came together at the First Presbyterian Church to give residents in the area a chance to celebrate black history through music. A Musical Celebration of Black History looked to highlight African-American Composers, and show the community of St. Joseph how these composers put their music together.
DAR works to preserve history, help community
Becoming a member of the Platte Purchase Daughters of the American Revolution not only has generated an interest in genealogy for local resident Judith Listrom, but also has given her the opportunity to help her community in many different ways. She has been a member since 1986. Her mother did...
Kansas man hospitalized in St. Joe after train strikes SUV
DONIPHAN COUNTY —One person was injured in an accident just after 1p.m. Wednesday in Doniphan County. The Kansas Highway Patrol reported a 2008 Honda CRV driven by Robert L. Schultz, 52, Elwood, was southbound on 15th Street near Vermont Street in Elwood. The driver failed to yield to an...
Wildcats go 0-4 in Washburn Tournament following Sunday's losses
TOPEKA - Missouri Western scored three runs in the top of the seventh inning to defeat Wayne State 7-4 Sunday afternoon at the Washburn Invitational Softball Tournament in Topeka, Kansas. Missouri Western scored one run in the second and two in the third for a 3-0 lead. Wayne State countered...
Local officials discuss benefits of proposed event center
A proposed event center near the Shoppes at North Village could be a boon for future business development. Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Stein and Summers Real Estate announced the proposal of a 25,000- to 30,000-square-foot building that can accommodate more than 400 people in a press release on Wednesday.
Water pipe replacement to begin on Gene Field
Missouri American Water announced Thursday that they will begin replacing 3,900 feet of water pipe on Gene Field Road starting Monday. The original 8-inch pipe has been in place since 1969, and will be getting replaced by a 12-inch pipe.
Today the gas price is close to $2.89 in Wathena as of 2024-02-26. Find the available station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Monday is $3.264, a week ago the price is $3.279 , according to AAA.
Albrecht-Kemper looking for local artists for Mosaic showing
(ST. JOSEPH, Mo.) Are you a local artist looking to display your newest piece? The Albrecht-Kemper Museum of Art is looking for new pieces from artists within 100 miles of St. Joseph. The work would hang in their installation at Mosaic Life Care in St. Joseph. The deadline to submit...