Latest St. Joseph News

2 new lawsuits filed against Kansas City-St. Joseph diocese

Jul. 28, 2020 5:02 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Two new lawsuits allege that the Diocese of Kansas City-St. Joseph covered up abuse by two priests who were known to be sexual predators. The lawsuits, one filed Tuesday and the other on July 20, were announced by the Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests. One of the priests...

Patrol: 4 women killed in Missouri crash; toddler survived

Jul. 17, 2020 9:23 AM EDT

ST. JOSEPH, Mo. (AP) — Four women were killed in a rollover crash north in northwestern Missouri that spared a 2-year-old child also riding in the vehicle, the Missouri State Highway Patrol said. The crash happened around 4 p.m. Thursday on U.S. 169 about nine miles north of St. Joseph, when a northbound...

3 suspects in custody, 1 flees after Missouri vehicle crash

Jun. 25, 2020 1:42 PM EDT

St. JOSEPH, Mo. (AP) — Three suspects in a St. Joseph shooting are in custody following a brief vehicle chase Thursday by the Missouri State Highway Patrol that ended with a rollover crash. Law enforcement authorities had been looking for the suspects following a shooting earlier in the morning in downtown...

Recent Missouri editorials

Jun. 9, 2020 10:09 AM EDT

The Jefferson City News-Tribune, June 7 Missouri’s flood recovery group submitted its final report to Gov. Mike Parson. It’s an oversimplification, we acknowledge, but the recommendations can be boiled down to two requests from the feds: —We'd like more money —We'd like more control...