Clay County Newswire

Clay County Newswire

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  1. Former teacher charged with sex crimes in Clay CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | KSNT-TV Topeka

    The Kansas City Star reports that 31-year-old Samuel D. Waltemath is charged with first-degree statutory rape and first-degree child molestation in Clay County. Bond has been set at $250,000.

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  2. Former teacher charged with sex crimes in Clay CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | KMIZ

    The Kansas City Star reports that 31-year-old Samuel D. Waltemath is charged with first-degree statutory rape and first-degree child molestation in Clay County. Bond has been set at $250,000.

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  3. Former North KC teacher charged w/ sex crimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | NBC Action News

    Tornado Watch issued August 22 at 3:51PM CDT expiring August 23 at 12:00AM CDT in effect for: Atchison, Doniphan, Johnson, Leavenworth, Miami, Wyandotte Tornado Watch issued August 22 at 3:51PM CDT expiring August 23 at 12:00AM CDT in effect for: Andrew, Atchison, Buchanan, Caldwell, Clay, Clinton, Daviess, DeKalb, Gentry, Harrison, Holt, Jackson, Nodaway, Platte, Ray, Worth Tornado Watch issued August 22 at 3:50PM CDT expiring August 23 at 12:00AM CDT in effect for: Brown, Clay, Cloud, Dickinson, Douglas, Franklin, Geary, Jackson, Jefferson, Lyon, Marshall, Morris, Nemaha, Osage, Ottawa, Pottawatomie, Republic, Riley, Shawnee, Wabaunsee, Washington The Kansas City Star reports that 31-year-old Samuel D. Waltemath is charged with first-degree statutory rape and first-degree child molestation in Clay County.

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  4. Ex middle school teacher charged with raping 13-year-old girlRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | KCTV5

    ... child molestation. He is accused of luring a 13-year-old girl to have sex with him in a tree house. This week, a Clay County grand jury indicted Samuel D. Waltemath, 31. His bond was set at $250,000 and he was still in jail as of Thursday afternoon. ...

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  5. Some small Missouri communities disband police departmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 15 | KMIZ

    Officials in Mosby voted earlier this month to disband the police department and pay Clay County sheriff's deputies to respond to calls. Mayor Harlin Clements says the town of about 200 residents couldn't afford such things as police cars, repairs and uniforms.

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  6. Chase involving stolen vehicle ends in Northland, search continues for 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2015 | KCTV5

    ... lot of an apartment complex, through some grass and stopped in a wooded area. There two people bailed. The Clay County Sheriff's K-9 unit was also involved and a man and woman were taken into custody about 30 minutes after the chase began. As of 11 ...

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  7. State of Missouri, Respondent, v. Isaac Perdomo-Paz, Appellant.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2015 | FindLaw

    ... Attorney for Appellant. Mr. Isaac Perdomo-Paz ("Perdomo-Paz") appeals from the judgment of the Circuit Court of Clay County, Missouri ("trial court"), upon his conviction by a jury of two counts of the class A felony of murder in the first degree, A ...

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  8. Beetle invasion could have dire consequencesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | KCTV5

    Six million ash trees are at risk of dying across the metro because of a beetle invasion that experts say could have dire environmental and financial consequences for communities. The emerald ash borer is an invasive beetle that has destroyed millions of ash trees in North America in at least 25 states, according to the United States Department of Agriculture.

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  9. Missouri Sues Clay County Auto-repair ShopRead the original story

    Jul 10, 2015 | Kansas City InfoZine

    ... Rocha, the operators of a Kansas City automobile-repair business, Mobile Auto Repair. The lawsuit, filed in Clay County Circuit Court, alleges that John and Deborah Rocha have advertised auto repair services to Missouri consumers since December 2010 ...

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  10. No new projects planned for cash-strapped MoDOTRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | KMBC-TV

    MICHEAL MAHONEY HAS THE DETAILS. MICHEAL: BIG PROJECTS LIKE THIS INTERCHANGE IMPROVEMENT AT I-35 AND PLEASANT VALLEY IN CLAY COUNTY MAY SOON BE THE EXCEPTION NOT THE RULE.

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  11. Heavy storms hit Kansas City areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2015 | KMIZ

    Heavy storms swept through the Kansas City area, spawning at least one tornado and yanking down power lines and trees. The National Weather Service issued tornado warnings Monday evening for Clay and Jackson counties in Missouri and Johnson, Leavenworth and Wyandotte counties in neighboring Kansas.

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  12. Possible Tornadoes Reported In Kansas and Missouri; More Storms Expected ...Read the original story

    Jul 6, 2015 | Joplin

    Dangerous storms moved into the Kansas City area Monday night, bringing heavy rain, lightning and even reported tornaodes. Tornado warning sirens sounded in Clay and Jackson counties in Missouri, as well as in Leavenworth and Wyandotte just to the ... (Read full article)

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  13. Interstate 35 in Clay County closed gas leakRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2015 | KMIZ

    Both directions of Interstate 35 in Clay County near Liberty are closed because of a gas leak near road construction. The highway was closed about 8:30 a.m. Monday between Interstate 435 and Missouri Highway 152.

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  14. Bev Randles to run for Missouri Lt. GovernorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | NBC Action News

    ... he also currently serves on the executive committee of the National Federation of Pachyderm Clubs and represents Clay County on the OneArtsKC Steering Committee.

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  15. Sly James re-elected as Kansas City mayorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | DigitalBURG

    Sly James was re-elected to a second term as Kansas City mayor in an election with extremely low voter turnout. Unofficial returns show the 63-year-old James was elected Tuesday with just 34,000 people voting.

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  16. Winnwood has faded, but its legacy livesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | Northeast News

    A mere three stops after boarding the Interurban car of the KCCC&SJ's Excelsior Springs line at 20th Street and Burlington Avenue in the then newly chartered North Kansas City was Winnwood Beach - a new amusement park built along the side of a small lake in burgeoning Clay County. For the record, the first two stops along the line were Avondale and Chouteau.

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  17. Results of Clay County DWI checkpoint releasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | Sedalia News Journal

    Captain Scott Shipers, commanding officer of Troop A, announces the results of a sobriety checkpoint conducted on Friday evening, June 19, 2015. The checkpoint was a joint effort with the Kansas City Police Department and Missouri State Highway Patrol.

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  18. Lawson incident violates Polley bond; state seeks arrestRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2015 | Richmond Daily News

    A motion for the rearrest of former Ray County coroner Toby Polley has been filed following an incident June 7 in Lawson in which Polley was arrested for speeding but then allegedly resisted arrest, tampered with evidence and possessed methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia. Platte County Prosecuting Attorney Eric G. Zahnd filed the motion June 8 on behalf of the state after his Clay County counterpart referred the newest case to him.

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  19. Heavy rains reminder of when Mighty 'Mo changed course in 1915Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | Richmond Daily News

    ... time. As soon as I get a little extra time, I'm going to see if our local newspaper ran a story then about the Clay County town of Holt and I will let you know. One hundred years ago, Ray County was having a rainy season much like this year. One of ...

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  20. Flood warnings issued as torrential rains move across Kansas CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | KCTV5

    ... in Kansas City, MO, reported 1.15" of rain in 15 minutes, and a storm total 2.56" in 61 minutes as of 9:52 a.m. Clay County is reporting a foot of water over Salem Road between Northeast 162nd Street and Northeast 174th Street south of Lawson, MO. ...

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