Crash and rollover on East 32nd at Indiana

JOPLIN, Mo. — Sunday morning about 10:00 a.m. Joplin Emergency Dispatch were alerted to reports of a two vehicle crash at 32nd and South Indiana. Upon arrival Joplin Fire Department first report was, ‘two-vehicle crash and one on it’s top’. All lanes of East 32nd were closed in both directions.
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Professional eater makes stop in Pittsburg

PITTSBURG, Kan. – “Aggressively enjoy it I call it.”. That’s how professional eater Randy Santel describes his line of work. On Sunday, the foodie continued his four-state tour at the Kansas Crossing Casino in Pittsburg and took on the Brutus Buster Burger Challenge. “It is pretty much a burger and...

Joplin business searching for stolen Tornado memorial

JOPLIN, Mo. —Following the devastating 2011 Joplin tornado, the city started creating butterfly statues to honor those lives lost in the tornado. They can be found all throughout the city, but unfortunately in the past few weeks, one was stolen from outside of Stogey’s Coney island in Joplin. “The second...
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11 from Joplin Federally indicted in Mayes County death investigation

TULSA, Okla. – Eleven people from the Joplin area have now been federally indicted following the discovery of the body of a woman in Mayes County more than a year ago. According to a statement from Clint Johnson, the acting U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Oklahoma, the 11 defendants were allegedly involved in either the kidnapping and resulting death of Jolene Walker Campbell, or with threatening witnesses and concealing evidence to cover up their crimes.
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Motorcyclist dies after hitting phone pole in SE Kansas

A motorcyclist died in a crash Friday afternoon in southeast Kansas. Around 4 p.m. Friday, Theodore Lane, III, was heading south on State Line Road – near the 21st street intersection in Galena, according to a Kansas Highway Patrol accident report. Lane hit a telephone pole and was thrown from...
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Job alert: These jobs are open in Lockwood

Want to get yourself a job? Here are a selection of open positions in Lockwood: 1. Customer Service Representative; 2. Local Coordinator for Student Exchange Program; 3. Package Sorter; 4. Trainee, Chemical Operator; 5. Travel Physical Therapist - $1900 / Week; 6. Commercial Lines Producer; 7. CDL Truck Driver
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Analysis shows most expensive gas in Joplin

(JOPLIN, MO) If you’re paying more than $2.78 for gas in the Joplin area, you could be getting a better deal. If you choose the most expensive station in the area, you could be paying as much as an extra $0.25 per gallon, according to an analysis by GasBuddy Sunday.
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Butterfly sign stolen from Joplin business

The owners of a Joplin business recently discovered that its colorful butterfly sign had been stolen. The steel sign was at Stogey’s Coney Island at 2629 E. 7th Street. Manager Christy Waggoner reportedly purchased the sign in memory of her mother who died in Joplin’s 2011 tornado. The butterflies have...
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This is the cheapest gas in Joplin right now

(JOPLIN, MO) Depending on where you fill up in Joplin, you could be saving up to $0.25 per gallon on gas. Doc's Stop at 2707 E 32Nd St was the cheapest station in the area, according to a survey by GasBuddy, with regular listed at $2.64 per gallon Wednesday. By comparison, the most expensive gallon was at Cenex at 3504 S Range Line Rd, where a gallon of regular was selling for $2.89.
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Lamar Weather Forecast For The Week Ahead

Here’s the forecast for the next four days in Lamar: Sunday, July 25: Slight chance of rain showers then slight chance of showers and thunderstorms during the day; while chance of showers and thunderstorms overnight; Monday, July 26: Chance of showers and thunderstorms during the day; while chance of

Obituary of Shirley Hutchins

Shirley Jean Hutchins, 90, of Scammon, Kansas, passed away at her home Monday afternoon, July 19, 2021. She was born in Uniontown, Kansas, the daughter of Edmond Riley and Deloris Joan (McGuire) Brown. She married James Keith Hutchins on October 9, 1948, in Mound City, Kansas. He preceded her in death on April 24, 2002.