30 bison added to NW Missouri nature preserve
BETHANY, Mo. ? A northwest Missouri nature preserve has added 30 bison to its existing herd of more than 70 that helps keep the native prairie healthy. The Nature Conservancy?s Dunn Ranch Prairie is about 90 minutes north of Kansas City. Bison and prescribed fires are used to manage grassland at the 4,200-acre ranch, which [?]
Mabel Jane Long
BETHANY, Mo. | Mabel Jane Long, Stillborn, Bethany, Mo., was born into eternal life on Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014, at a Des Moines, Iowa, hospital. Her life, though far too brief, has been a testam?
Citing unreliable evidence, Jackson Co. prosecutor dismisses charge in twisted murder case
INDEPENDENCE, Mo. ? Jackson County prosecutors announced Friday that they are dropping all charges against Micah Moore, 25, once accused in the bizarre murder case of Bethany Ann Deaton, 27, who was found dead in the backseat of a van on Oct. 30, 2012, at Longview Lake. ?My office concluded that we could not ethically [?]
Prosecutors dismiss charges against man in cult murder case
After an internal review of the criminal charge filed against Micah Moore in connection with the 2012 death of Bethany Deaton, the Jackson County Prosecutor's Office announced Friday that it will dismiss the charge.
Greater Kansas City Winter Weather Advisory & Hazardous Weather Outlook Thru Monday
Winter weather advisory remains in effect from 6 am this morning to midnight CST tonight.
Murder charge dropped in prayer group death
A prosecutor had dropped charges against Micah Moore, a man who confessed to killing the wife of his prayer group leader and later recanted
Kansas City man sentenced for trafficking crack cocaine in KCK
KANSAS CITY, KAN. - A man from Kansas City, Mo., was sentenced Wednesday to 216 months in federal prison for trafficking crack cocaine near a playground in Kansas City, Kan., U.S. Attorney Barry Grissom said.
Attorneys: Exorcism drove confession in IHOP death
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) ? A suburban Kansas City man who confessed to killing the wife of his prayer group leader had just undergone an exorcism to expel demons when he gave his account to police, his attorneys said in a motion to exclude those statements from his trial next month.
Prosecutor drops charge in death of prayer group leader's wife, says confession unreliable
A Missouri prosecutor has dropped charges against a former suburban Kansas City man who confessed to killing the wife of his prayer group leader.
Obituaries reported in the Oct. 16, 2014, Advocate
These obituaries were reported in the Oct. 16, 2014, Advocate: James Anderson, Gretchen Ewing, Randy Koch, Julia Rogers, David Parker, Doris Mae Gallagher, Rita Smith.