(ST. JOSEPH, Mo.) Missouri American Water crews are working to repair a broken water main. The break sent water gushing into the air near Beck and Berkshire around 7:00 a.m. Wednesday. Two nearby businesses were left without water for several hours. The cause of the break is not known.
(KANSAS CITY, Mo.) Salvador Perez delivered one of the biggest moments in Kansas City sports history Monday as his 12th inning single lifted the Royals to a 9-8 win over Oakland in the American League Wild Card Game. The Royals travel to Anaheim to face the Angels in the ALDS beginning Thursday.
(KANSAS CITY, Mo.) The Royals first trip back to the postseason in 29 years was a memorable one. The Royals came from behind for a 9-8 win over the A's to advance to the American League Division Series. Salvador Perez played the role of hero with a game-winning RBI down the left field line scoring Christian Colon. Kansas City trailed
(ST. JOSEPH, Mo.) For local bar owners who say they've seen tough times lately, Tuesday night's wildcard playoff game was a reason to celebrate. The Kansas City Royals were in the playoffs and fans came out to cheer them on. For those who came out to Uncle D's bar, there was no talk about the smoking ban or alcohol advertising
(ST. JOSEPH, Mo.) A 29 year wait for the Kansas City Royals and their fans ends Tuesday night as they take the field at Kauffman Stadium against the Oakland A's in the American League Wild Card Game. It's the first post-season appearance for the club since the 1985 World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals. "I just remember being extremely
(ST. JOSEPH, Mo.) St. Joseph city crews are getting involved in helping clean-up a cemetery families say has been neglected by its owner. Workers spent the morning Tuesday mowing down grass that was more than a foot high in some areas of Ashland Cemetery. The city says it got involved after the owner failed to comply to a notice of
(MARYVILLE, Mo.) A Grant City man has claimed a $1 million lottery jackpot. Samuel Martel was the winner of the Powerball drawing earlier this month. His ticket matched the numbers 18-25-36-48 and the Powerball number 50. The winning ticket was purchased at Hy-Vee in Maryville.
(ST. JOSEPH, Mo.) A St. Joseph grocery store is paying it forward by giving to others in the community. Apple Market donated more than 30,000 pounds of food to Second Harvest Community Food Bank. A donation this size will help provide meals to thousands of people in need in northwest Missouri. "We're a part of this community and these are
(ST. JOSEPH, Mo.) Boxes of shoes and racks, lined with clothing, fill a St. Joseph warehouse. The items are not part of a clothing sale or a community giveaway. They are set aside for homeless students in the St. Joseph School District. "They can't come to school if they don't have the basic needs met; if they don't have shoes,
(ST. JOSEPH, Mo.) Chamber of Commerce President Pat Lilly praised St. Joseph's economy during a speech at Missouri Western State University. Lilly spoke about St. Joseph's economic development during Western's annual Eggs and Issues event Tuesday morning. Lilly says the city is among the leaders in job growth and business creation in the state. He also touted St. Joseph's top
(ST. JOSEPH, Mo.) The cost of a meal doesn't seem like much nowadays, but with an empty stomach it could mean everything. A local food pantry is working hard to fight the war on hunger. Although they face some growing pains, they're still going strong. "Every pantry right now, we're all having so many that there's just only so much
(ST. JOSEPH, Mo.) APAC is hiring more than 200 workers at its St. Joseph service center. The company is hiring full-time customer service representatives and data entry clerks for a major healthcare client. Hiring will continue through January 2015. APAC plans to hold an upcoming job fair on Oct. 1 and Oct. 2 from 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. at
(KANSAS CITY, Mo.) Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Jovan Belcher likely had a devastating brain disease when he shot and killed his girlfriend and himself two years ago, according to a new report. A doctor found a protein in a part of Belcher's brain consistent with other players diagnosed with chronic traumatic encephalopathy,or CTE. This degenerative disease has been found in
(KANSAS CITY, Mo.) The Kansas City Royals will take on the Oakland A's in the American League Wild Card Game at Kauffman Stadium Tuesday night. It's the first trip back to the post-season for the Royals since game seven of the 1985 World Series. James Shields (14-8, 3.21 ERA) will take the mound for Kansas City against Oakland's Jon Lester
(KANSAS CITY, Mo.) The Vatican has launched an examination into Kansas City Bishop Robert Finn, according to The Kansas City Star. Ottawa, Ontario, Archbishop Terrence Prendergast visited the diocese last week. The Archbishop conducted interviews and asked individuals if they considered Finn to be fit for leadership, according to The National Catholic Reporter. The examination stems from nearly two years
(BUCHANAN COUNTY, Mo.) A 62-year-old man suffered minor injuries after the ultralight plane he was driving crashed. The accident happened just after 6 p.m. Monday near the 11000 block of Highway JJ, south of St. Joseph. Police say the man was about 100 feet off the ground when he noticed engine problems. The ultralight plane crashed into a bean field.
(ST. JOSEPH, Mo.) Two people suffered minor injuries after a crash Monday evening in St. Joseph. The accident happened around 8 p.m. at the intersection of King Hill Avenue and Alabama Street. Police say an SUV failed to yield to oncoming traffic. Drivers in both vehicles, escaped with non-life threatening injuries.
(SAVANNAH, Mo.) It's a Monday in Savannah and Jakki Rowland is watching cars speeding by her home. "They have no concern for who's playing outside or if people are walking," Rowland said. Rowland and other neighbors along Cypress Street in Savannah are concerned about speeding traffic. Twelve children live on the short two block street which leads to the Savannah
(KANSAS CITY, Mo.) Kansas City Royals fans celebrated the teams first appearance in the postseason since the 1985 World Series with a rally at Kauffman Stadium Monday. The club held a "Take the Crown" rally for fans to mark the occasion. The Royals will host its first playoff game in 29 years on Tuesday against the Oakland A's in the
(NODAWAY CO., Mo.) The Missouri State Highway Patrol is reminding drivers to use a seat belt after a crash killed a teenager in Nodaway County on Saturday. Sydnie Messner, 17, of Graham, was killed after she was ejected from the car she was riding in flipped over on Route V just west of Maryville. Three other teens in the were