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    Sunday | Landmark

    ... from 2014. The general sales tax collections were up by $134,000 since 2012. That's almost 17% in 4 years. In Platte City, revenue from the city's one percent general sales tax increased by 1.6 percent compared to the previous year. In fiscal year ...

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    Sunday Feb 7 | Landmark

    A decision to donate nine no longer used CopVu body-worn cameras to the Weatherby Lake Police Department was supported by the Platte City Public Safety Subcommittee Monday night. Platte City Police Department recently purchased upgraded body cameras, known as the WatchGuard Vista.

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    Sunday Jan 31 | Landmark

    ... The largest, most visible change is the addition of Compass Elementary, a new facility at 401 Kentucky Ave., Platte City, which will house up to 700 kindergarten- through fifth-graders. Another change is a two-story, 21,000-square-foot addition to ...

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    Sunday Jan 31 | Landmark

    Anne Swaney, 39, a Platte City native who had been working as a journalist in Chicago, was found murdered in the Central American country of Belize. Swaney for the past 16 years had worked at ABC7, a television station in Chicago, where she served as the executive producer of online operations.

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    Monday Jan 25 | Log Cabin Democrat

    ... of 46 years, Paulette Quattlebaum Graham, sons James Graham of Mosby, Missouri, John Graham and wife Christy of Platte City, Missouri, grandchildren Joe Graham, Justin Graham, Kaylee Froggee, Samantha Trail, Dalton Graham and Lexus Graham. Other ...

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  6. 2016 January 12Read the original story

    Monday Jan 25 | DigitalBURG

    ... renew an earnings tax that's crucial to Kansas City's future Kansas Citians will be bombarded in the weeks to (PLATTE CITY, Mo., AP) - A man who escaped from prison and then shot at law enforcement officers who were chasing him has been sentenced to ...

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  7. Journalist killed in Belize remembered by friends, familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 23 | KMBC-TV

    Friends and family of Anne Swaney gathered in Platte City to remember the journalist. Swaney was killed while vacationing in Belize.

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  8. Missouri man reveals $2 million lottery win on Christmas DayRead the original story

    Jan 8, 2016 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    A northwest Missouri man held on to a secret for three weeks to give his wife the Christmas surprise of a lifetime. Robert Bowlin, of Platte City, won a Missouri Lotto jackpot in early December, splitting a $4 million prize with another person who matched all six numbers.

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    Thursday Jan 21 | Landmark

    ... escaped from prison and then shot at multiple law enforcement officers during a high-speed chase that began in Platte City has been sentenced to 128 years in prison. Platte County Judge Ann Hansbrough handed down the sentence to Scott A. Gilbert, ...

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  10. Missouri man reveals $2 million lottery win on Christmas DayRead the original story

    Jan 8, 2016 | KLTV Tyler

    A northwest Missouri man held on to a secret for three weeks to give his wife the Christmas surprise of a lifetime. Robert Bowlin, of Platte City, won a Missouri Lotto jackpot in early December, splitting a $4 million prize with another person who matched all six numbers.

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  11. No Break In Murder Case Of Chicago Woman Slain In BelizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 19 | CBS Local

    ... s, according to local police spokesman Raphael Martinez. Swaney's funeral is set for Saturday in her hometown of Platte City, Mo. For more information, click here to read her online obituary.

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  12. Slain Chicago journalist's father 'a mess' after murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 18 | New York Daily News

    ... did - but a lot of people who care and they expressed that. We certainly appreciate it." His daughter grew up in Platte City in the Kansas City area and graduated with a degree in journalism from Chicago's Northwestern University, according to her ...

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  13. Chicago journalist killed in BelizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 16 | KION 46

    ... in southern Belize City and remote areas along Belize's borders such as where Swaney was. Swaney grew up in Platte City, Missouri, a suburb of Kansas City. She graduated from Northwestern's Medill School of Journalism in Chicago in 1998 and was an ...

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  14. Chicago Journalist Anne Swaney Killed on Vacation in BelizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 16 | KTXL-TV Sacramento

    ... in southern Belize City and remote areas along Belize's borders such as where Swaney was. Swaney grew up in Platte City, Missouri, a suburb of Kansas City. She graduated from Northwestern's Medill School of Journalism in Chicago in 1998 and was an ...

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  15. Check More Evidence Proving Judges Help Reduce Local CrimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 12 | Tony's Kansas City

    ... sad. "Evidence at trial showed that Gilbert was traveling in a stolen pickup truck that left the McDonald's in Platte City at about 10:00 am on May 10, 2013. Earlier that morning, Gilbert had escaped from the Lansing, KS Correctional Facility, ...

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  16. Prison escapee who shot at police gets 128 year sentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | KCTV5

    ... sad. Evidence at trial showed that Gilbert was traveling in a stolen pickup truck that left the McDonald's in Platte City at about 10:00 am on May 10, 2013. Earlier that morning, Gilbert had escaped from the Lansing, KS Correctional Facility, ...

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    Sunday Jan 10 | Landmark

    A man who owned and operated a former Platte City Chamber of Commerce Business of the Year has pled guilty to possessing child pornography, a Class B felony, in Clay County. Jeremy B. Ray, 37, of Kansas City in Clay County, pled guilty in late October to an amended charge described in court records as possessing more than 20 pictures of child pornography/one film/ videotape.

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  18. Missouri Man Surprises Wife on Christmas with $2 Million Lottery WinRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2016 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    ... N.Y. Islanders 1 Florida 3, Ottawa 2 Philadelphia 4, Minnesota 3, OT Arizona 2, Calgary 1 Los Angeles 2, Tor... (PLATTE CITY, Mo.) - A Missouri man waited three weeks to tell his wife he had won a $2 million lottery jackpot, withholding the news in ...

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  19. Man Gave His Wife a Lotto Win for ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2016 | WRCD-FM Massena

    ... rd but the only people he told about his win were a financial advisor and an accountant. operating engineer from Platte City, Missouri, is a father of three and grandfather of two. At this point, he doesn't know what he's going to do with the money.

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  20. Missouri Man Surprises Wife on Christmas with $...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2016 | KXRO radio

    A Missouri man waited three weeks to tell his wife he had won a $2 million lottery jackpot, withholding the news in order to surprise her on Christmas. Robert Bowlin, 60, of Platte City, Missouri, purchased the winning ticket at a convenience store and discovered on Dec. 3 that he correctly matched all six numbers in the Missouri Lottery's jackpot drawing the previous night.

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