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SJPD investigates possible bomb threat at North Belt Walmart

(ST. JOSEPH, Mo.) The St. Joseph Police Department responded to the Walmart on North Belt Highway for a possible bomb threat Wednesday night. Police on the scene say a threat was made over the phone around 8:00 p.m. The building was evacuated as police searched the store, but nothing was...
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SJPD: In-custody death possibly a drug overdose

(ST. JOSEPH, Mo.) The St. Joseph Police Department released a possible cause of death for a woman that died in police custody. Police say that Lacey Fanning, 20, was arrested on a possession of drugs charge. The department reports that case is being investigated as a drug overdose. Police are...
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Emergency responders navigate 911 rescue access at River Bluff Bike Trails

(ST. JOSEPH, Mo.) Emergency responders are navigating challenges of 911 calls at the new River Bluff Bike Trails. The bike trails officially opened over Memorial Day weekend. The trails feature miles of multi-level bike and hiking trails. The city anticipating many out-of-town visitors to tackle the trails. As many people...
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Carlson, Adam J. 1982-2022

HIAWATHA, Kan. Adam James Carlson, 39, of Hiawatha, Kansas, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, June 23, 2022 at his home. He was born on Sept. 14, 1982 in Horton, Kansas, the son of James and Wilma Richard Carlson. Adam graduated from Horton High School in 2001. Adam worked as the Bingo Supervisor for the Sac-N-Fox Casino. He loved playing video games and spending time with his children.
HIAWATHA, KS

Arson: Police investigate Kan. house fire caused by fireworks

ATCHISON COUNTY, Kan. —Law enforcement authorities are investigating damage to the exterior of a home in the 1200 block of Mound Street in Atchison as arson. The damage was caused by fireworks being projected at a porch area of the house around midnight on Tuesday night, according to Atchison Police Chief Mike Wilson.
ATCHISON, KS
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Virginia Woman Injured in Buchanan County Crash Tuesday

A Virginia woman suffered injuries in a Buchanan County crash Tuesday morning. The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports the accident occurred around 10:20 Tuesday morning on I-29, two miles south of Faucett, as a vehicle driven by 46-year-old Chase City, Virginia resident Amy J. Schiffer headed southbound. Troopers say Schiffer’s...
BUCHANAN COUNTY, MO
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Hiawatha Commission sets plan for City Admin recruiting

At Monday night’s meeting of the Hiawatha City Commission, the group approved a plan for attracting potential candidates for the position of City Administrator as well as granted an extension on a house set for demolition. Larry Paine is currently serving in the position on an interim basis while...
HIAWATHA, KS
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Kansas teacher shares his Amtrak derailment experience

EASTON, Kan. — One Leavenworth County, Kansas, town is breathing a sigh of relief. Eight of the passengers involved in Monday’s Amtrak train derailment in central Missouri are from Easton, Kansas, which has a population of 247. Members of the FLBA club at Pleasant Ridge High School were...
EASTON, KS
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Volunteer coordinator retires after 28 years

(ST. JOSEPH, Mo.) Pickett Elementary volunteer coordinator is retiring after 28 years on the job. Carol Baltezor has been an unforgettable member of Pickett Elementary in St. Joseph over the years, taking on not only the role of volunteer coordinator, but many other responsibilities throughout the school, and becoming an essential community member.
SAINT JOSEPH, MO
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Mother, father arrested for death of baby in 2017, body found in 2019

Columbia Police have arrested two people in connection to the remains of an infant found in 2019. Columbia Police Chief Geoff Jones announced on Tuesday that Staffone Fountain, 30, of St. Joseph, and Lavosha Daniels, 28, of St. Louis, are both in custody. Fountain was arrested on charges of First...
COLUMBIA, MO
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Independence Day events scheduled

The Independence Day holiday will bring a weekend of festivities to Platte County. In Weston, a family parade will kick off at 4 p.m. Saturday, July 2 at Main and Thomas streets. The line-up for the parade will be at Christian Assembly on Washington Street with decoration bags available. Everyone is invited to participate.
PLATTE COUNTY, MO
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Red Cross assisting train derailment victims

(ST. JOSEPH, Mo.) The American Red Cross is assisting people affected by Monday's derailment. In a statement, the Red Cross reports it's coordinating with county emergency management, and city and state officials to determine what's needed. The organization says it's provided about 75 blood products to support area hospitals in...
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