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Independence, Missouri is located in Jackson County. Zip codes in Independence, MO include 64058, 64052, and 64051. The median home price in Independence is $90,000 which is roughly $72/per square foot. More Independence information.

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9 hrs ago | KMBC-TV

Woman shot in robbery at Independence insurance office

Police are looking for a man who shot a woman during a robbery at an insurance office in Independence on Wednesday afternoon.


14 hrs ago |

Midwest Chimney Safety Council completes charity project for scout camp

Chimney and high-efficiency wood-burning stove installation at the boy scout camp at Lake of the Ozarks, MO by the Midwest Chimney Safety Council volunteers The Midwest Chimney Safety Council, based in Independence, Missouri, completed the installation of a high efficiency wood-burning stove and stainless steel chimney at the Lake of the Ozarks ... (more)


18 hrs ago | Home

Harold Eugene Bozarth - Travis-Noe Funeral Home

The son of Vern and Eunice Bozarth, he was born November 26, 1950 in Kirksville, Missouri.


Yesterday | Deseret News

Picturing history: Mound Grove Cemetery

Seen here is the burial site of two presidents of the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, now the Community of Christ.


Yesterday | Neatorama

Woman Sends Text Messages to Thief Who Stole Her Minivan, Convinces Him to Give It Back

Megan Bratten of Independence, Missouri walked out of the K-Mart and found that her minivan was gone.


Sun Aug 17, 2014


Osborne: Media Egging On Ferguson Crisis

In Ferguson, the protestors themselves are trying to use this event as a way to instill fear in the minds of the police officers.


Sat Aug 16, 2014

CoC Temple in Independence rocks with flutes stops mixtures and a trumpet

The summer daily demonstration pipe organ recital at the Community of Christ Headquarters in Independence, Missouri was enhanced Thursday with a trumpet obbligato.


Fri Aug 15, 2014

WTOP-FM Washington

Mom's texts convince thief to come clean

Megan Bratten, a single mother of five, had just returned to the parking lot after shopping at the local K-Mart in Independence, Mo.


The Capital-Journal

Gospel group to be featured in pair of concerts

The Lesters, a Southern gospel group from St. Louis, will be in concert at 3 and 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 21, at Berryton United Methodist Church, 7010 S.E. Berryton Road.


Wed Aug 13, 2014

Trinadad Express

Name games

On July 18, the mayor of Port of Spain announced that King George V Park had been renamed Nelson Mandela Park; there was a ceremony and a plaque was erected.


Business Journal

Menards Independence store could be alive again

According to The Examiner , the Jackson County Legislature recently approved an ordinance that would allow Mendards to install an underground sewer line across a county park.


Tue Aug 12, 2014

NBC Action News

Independence man could face 10 years in prison

Davis, 29, pleaded guilty to the possession of two firearms by a felon. Police found two pistols inside Davis' car after he tried to run from the scene of the accident.



Independence library and museum tells story of president from Missouri

INDEPENDENCE, Mo. -- I stood over the grave of America's 33rd president and teared up a little.


Mon Aug 11, 2014

Business Wire

Sea Life Aquarium Kansas City Hosts First Annual Fin-a-Thon to Raise...

The Fin-A-Thon was held on Friday, August 8th, at Henley Aquatic Center in Independence, Missouri.


Fri Aug 08, 2014

Lee's Summit Tribune

Jackson County Back to School Health and Wellness Fair

Make back to school easy. Come out August 9 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Jackson County Health Department, 313 S. Liberty St. Independence, MO.


Merced Sun-Star

Mary Sanchez: Lives, dreams on the line as Congress dithers over immigration

Robert Sagastume is Honduran by birth, American by choice and legally stuck somewhere in between by politics.


Thu Aug 07, 2014

Northeast News

No injuries in church collapse in Northeast

According to witness accounts and authorities, two Kansas City Police Department detectives were sitting at the stoplight at Independence and Benton when they witnessed a large puff of what looked to be smoke, then children scrambling out of the rear of the building as rubble was falling around them at around 10 a.m. Thursday.


Kansas City InfoZine

Kansas City Man Pleads Guilty to Tax Fraud Conspiracy

Moore's girlfriend and co-defendant, Taylor S. Knight, 32, of Kansas City, Mo., pleaded guilty on July 25, 2014, to leading the fraud conspiracy.


Mon Aug 04, 2014


2nd woman reports check stolen from mailbox

On the heels of a 9 Can Help story where an Independence woman said her rent payment was stolen from a mailbox, a Raytown woman said she also had a check stolen out of a mailbox.


Sat Aug 02, 2014

Lee's Summit Tribune

Cory Matt Joins Enterprise Bank & Trust

August 2, 2014 Cory Matt Lee's Summit resident brings personal business experience to banking Cory Matt recently joined Enterprise Bank & Trust as assistant vice president of business banking at its location in Independence, Mo.



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