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Space heater likely cause of Friday fire

Richmond firefighters successfully contained an early Friday morning fire before it could consume a Business 10 Highway home. An EMS unit saw smoke at Jim Dorton’s home, 39454 Business Highway…

Bomb threat likely reduced to graffiti

Richmond Police believe a bomb threat investigated at Richmond High School likely wasn’t a legitimate one, according to an investigation. Police Chief Terri McWilliams said Friday morning a pencil-graffiti message…

Hardin Council still waiting on engineer’s report

Representatives of Ray-Carroll Grain Growers spoke to the Hardin Council at their November meeting about possibly constructing a new grain bin at their Hardin facility. Tim Phillips and Wade Mertensmeyer…

Commissioner hospitalized after stroke

Western Ray County Commissioner Mike Twyman has moved from Excelsior Springs Medical Center to North Kansas City Hospital, following a Thursday afternoon stroke. A North Kansas City Hospital official said…

First weekend of December ushers in area Christmas events

There’s a big chill in the air signifying December’s arrival. But the first weekend of December also ushers in many Christmas parties and events. This weekend looks like a busy…

Benn convicted on 4 sex crimes

A Carrollton man now awaits a January sentencing on sodomy and child molestation charges after a jury’s guily verdict. A jury Monday convicted Mitchell Benn, 32, on three statutory sodomy…

Orrick schools likely to look at 2010 spending cuts

The Orrick RXI Board of Education met in regular session on Monday evening, Nov. 16. Orrick Superintendent Dr. Marcus Stucker reported that the budget was down slightly – revenues at…

Monday morning wreck claims two lives

A two-car accident Monday claimed the lives of two Ray County women and hospitalized two individuals. A southbound 2008 Lincoln Towncar driven by Tommy O’Dell, 77, Richmond, on U.S. Highway…

Man dies from injuries in Friday accident

The Grain Valley man injured a Friday crash in Richmond has died. John W. Armstrong, 57, was pronounced dead late Sunday at St. Luke’s Hospital in Kansas City, Mo. from…

911 votes swing on dispatch financials

With a guaranteed Dec. 15 mayoral veto approaching, the Richmond City Council’s three swing voters say they are ready and willing to re-evaluate available all-consolidation information. Council members know Mayor…