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Police conducting death investigation at Independence motel after witnesses say woman's body is found

INDEPENDENCE, Mo. -- Police are investigating after a person was allegedly found dead near a Best Western motel in Independence. At this point, police haven't said how the person died or released the person's identity. They are only confirming that this incident is a death investigation. Motel guest

FOX4KC.COM - 2017-11-17 03:22:59

Charges filed after prostitution bust in Independence

Undercover police in Independence, Mo. have broken up what appears to be a prostitution operation at what was called a massage parlor. It's the second time in a year and a half that Independence Police have busted a business like this one. Neighboring businesses said they had their suspicions. "On

KMBC.COM - 2017-11-17 02:27:00

Independence Police Department invites public to take part in their active shooter training this December & January

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FOX4KC.COM - 2017-11-16 14:17:22

Body found near dumpster outside Independence motel, death investigation underway

Police are trying to determine how a person died after their body was found Thursday near a dumpster outside an Independence motel. The body was found about 4 p.m. near a Best Western motel at South Lynn Court Drive near East 41st Terrace. According to Fox 4, police told hotel guests the body was

KANSAS CITY STAR - 2017-11-17 04:49:00

Water main break causes courthouse in Independence to shut down - KCTV5

Water damage from a water main break was enough for the Eastern Jackson County Courthouse to shut down today, giving employees an unexpected day off. Employees were sent home at 11 a.m. when water was found in the courthouse's electrical room. On Thursday evening, KCTV5 News was told that the leak

KCTV 5 - 2017-11-17 01:32:00

Independence police looking for two persons of interest in armed robbery investigation

INDEPENDENCE, Mo. - Police are trying to identify two men who are persons of interest in an armed robbery investigation. Police said the armed robbery took place in the 2900 block of South Englewood Terrace in Independence. If you recognize either of the men shown below, police are asking you to cal

FOX4KC.COM - 2017-11-15 04:37:46

Highway 7 closed at Truman Road in Independence following fatal crash

Updated: 3:50 PM CST Nov 14, 2017 Missouri Highway 7 is closed at Truman Road in Independence following a fatal crash in the area. That incident happened Tuesday afternoon. MoDOT says motorists are advised to avoid the area. This story is developing. No additional details are available at this tim

KMBC.COM - 2017-11-14 21:50:00

Independence woman arrested in massage parlor prostitution investigation

A 54-year-old Independence woman has been charged with prostitution after police arrested her during an undercover sting operation at a massage parlor, the second such investigation in a year in that neighborhood. Fulan Li was charged Tuesday with two counts of prostitution, accused of agreeing to h

KANSAS CITY STAR - 2017-11-15 21:55:00

Salem gun maker moving operations to Redmond, hiring

REDMOND, Ore. - Salem-based Radian Weapons recently announced plans to move their production facility and headquarters to Redmond. They are currently in the process of hiring multiple positions to round out their new facility, with start dates as early as December. After searching for years for a ne

KTVZ - 2017-11-16 19:47:12

Redmond teacher starts character-building boot camp for girls

Teacher at Redmond's John Tuck Elementary created character-building 'Tornado Girls' boot camp (Photo: Redmond School District) REDMOND, Ore. - On Tuesday and Thursday afternoons, from late October through mid-November, Redmond's John Tuck Elementary gymnasium was transformed into a character-buildi

KTVZ - 2017-11-16 21:17:54

Redmond-area neighborhood on edge after burglaries

REDMOND, Ore. - The Tetherow Crossing neighborhood west of Redmond is worried about a growing burglary problem. On Tuesday, a family's home in the neighborhood was burglarized, and the thief stole items worth $15,000 to $20,000. A call came into the Deschutes County Sheriff's Office at 3:16 p.m., an

KTVZ - 2017-11-16 03:52:39

Redmond Downtown Historic District added to National Register

More than 40 buildings are part of the Redmond Downtown Historic District (Photo: Oregon Parks and Recreation Dept.) REDMOND, Ore. - The Redmond Downtown Historic District is among Oregon's latest entries in the National Register of Historic Places, the state Parks and Recreation Department said Tue

KTVZ - 2017-11-14 20:34:07

Redmond FD: Discarded cigarette sparked house fire

Crews on scene of Wednesday NW Redmond house fire investigators say was caused by a smoker's carelessness (Photo: Redmond Fire & Rescue) REDMOND, Ore. - A cigarette improperly disposed of in a planter box sparked a fire that damaged a northwest Redmond home Wednesday afternoon, officials said. Crews

KTVZ - 2017-11-16 01:31:38

OSU marine studies building to offer tsunami 'vertical evacuation'

Architectual design of OSU's planned marine studies building (Photo: Oregon State University) NEWPORT, Ore. - Oregon State University's new marine studies building at its Hatfield Marine Science Center will not only increase the region's marine science education and research capacity, it will use st

KTVZ - 2017-11-16 09:05:21

Molalla man who shot, killed wife sentenced to 15 years

OREGON CITY, Ore. (AP) - A Molalla man who fatally shot his wife has been sentenced to 15 years in prison. The Oregonian/OregonLive reports 54-year-old Wayne Flues pleaded guilty to first-degree manslaughter after initially being charged with murdering his wife, Brenda. He was sentenced Wednesday i

KTVZ - 2017-11-16 21:08:15

Bend man charged with stealing women's jackets for sexual use

Mark Mahoney (Photo: Deschutes County Jail) BEND, Ore. - A 51-year-old Bend man faces theft and criminal mischief charges, accused of stealing nearly a dozen women's jackets at Central Oregon Community College and OSU-Cascades over the past two years for sexual gratification. Police received a repor

KTVZ - 2017-11-16 22:25:30

Crime confessed, but who are the victims?

YORK - Since Randall Armagost, 28, of Central City and Sara Inness, 33, of Duncan, were arrested on Oct. 29, enough information has been provided that has led to the solving of 19 burglaries and one vehicle theft, according to Lt. Paul Vrbka of the York County Sheriff's Department. However, there is

YORK NEWS-TIMES - 2017-11-15 06:00:00

Identity theft leads to tax difficulty

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GRAND ISLAND INDEPENDENT - 2017-11-15 05:00:00

Kelly Clarkson 'cried a lot' while making new album

FILE - In this Nov. 1, 2017 file photo, singer Kelly Clarkson performs at a fan event celebrating the release of her new album in New York. Clarkson says she cried a lot while making "Meaning of Life," her eighth studio album. It's her first release outside her 'American Idol' record contract. (Phot

BEATRICE DAILY SUN - 2017-11-15 18:47:08

Hampton triplets - a delightful surprise

Hamilton County's small town life is a common place to find growing families of all sizes, and no matter the arrangement there are always surprises and challenges to keep parents on their toes. Ryan and Melissa (Krieger) Weedin, who live on the south side of Hampton, multiplied those challenges in

AURORA NEWS REGISTER - 2017-11-15 11:00:00