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Platte County Newswire

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  1. District: Student comes forward after writing threat at Plaza Middle SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2015 | KCTV5

    ... to keep our schools safe, including the Riverside Police Department, the Kansas City Police Department and the Platte County Sheriff's Department," the district said. "We are also thankful for our administrative teams, who immediately took steps to ...

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  2. Miracle rescue of dog missing for three days who was found buried alive in Missouri sinkholeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Daily Mail

    He had been missing since Thursday when his owner Lisa Valkenburgh had let him out to relieve himself when he wandered off They eventually found him 'very lifeless' inside the sinkhole before firefighters took an hour and a half to dig him out A dog who was missing for three days has been rescued after he was found buried alive in a five-foot sinkhole. Lisa Valkenburgh from Platte County, Missouri had let her dog Maverick out on Thursday evening to relieve himself when he wandered off.

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    Sunday Jan 31 | Landmark

    Platte County R-3 School District is in the middle of constructing a new elementary school, building additions and re-structuring of already-existing facilities. District officials say they are responding to "a steady growth trend" and improvements are scheduled to be completed and ready for use by this fall, said Superintendent Dr. Mike Reik.

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  4. Platte County crash sends five female juveniles to hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | KCTV5

    According to authorities, the girls were heading eastbound on Little Platte Road toward the town of Smithville when the vehicle in which they were riding left the road and rolled over.

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  5. Police searching for package thief in Platte CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | KMBC-TV

    Police are trying to find a man who keeps stealing packages from homes in the southern Platte County area. Police said the person drives a four door sedan, believed to be a Honda.

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  6. in Re: the Matter of: J.D.S. n/k/a J.G.S.; Mickie and Michael SmithRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | FindLaw

    ... a The Smiths failed to respond to the Petition and, following a default judgment, the Circuit Court of Platte County, Missouri, granted Duesenberg visitation time with J.S. The Smiths moved to set aside the default judgment. a Following an in ...

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  7. Airport transformed KC transportationRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2015 | Northeast News

    ... Airport, commercial passenger operations were transferred to the new Kansas City International Airport in Platte County. This photo-chrome postcard shows the airport after a major addition was completed in the 1950s. In 1972, Kansas City ...

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    Thursday Jan 21 | Landmark

    ... and Historic Site and includes the following Legacy partners: the city of Parkville, Park University, Platte County, the Park Hill School Board and the Platte County Historic and Genealogical Society. Renovations to the structure, which is listed on ...

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  9. One injured in Northland 2-car rollover wreckRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 12 | KCTV5

    The Platte County Sheriff's Office said the two-vehicle crash and ice on the roads caused authorities to close Missouri 45 Highway near Waldron Road just west of Interstate 435. There is no word yet on whether the crash was caused by ice.

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  10. lost a JoeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | Northeast News

    ... and circulation of the newspaper. This wasn't his first foray in news, either. Keefhaver started the Platte County Citizen and owned the paper until 1983. The Citizen is still in existence. "There wasn't a local newspaper and I thought it was ...

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

    Tuesday Jan 12 | Tony's Kansas City

    ... high-speed chase has been sentenced to 128 years in prison. Scott A. Gilbert, 52, received the sentence from a Platte County Judge Monday. Gilbert was found guilty of ten felonies in a November 2015 jury trial. "Thank goodness no police officers ...

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

    Jan 6, 2016 | KCTV5

    A man who escaped from prison and then shot at multiple law enforcement officers during a high-speed chase has been sentenced to 128 years in prison. Scott A. Gilbert, 52, received the sentence from a Platte County Judge Monday.

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    Sunday Jan 10 | Landmark

    A Kansas City man who describes himself as homeless is charged with two counts of possession of a controlled substance and one count of unlawful use of a weapon in Platte County. The man was arrested at a hotel in Platte County shortly after 9 p.m. on Jan. 2. Police had been called in regard to a guest returning to the property after being told to leave.

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  14. Wrestling: Top prep teams converge on Kaukauna for tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 8 | Examiner.com

    ... in the country and #2 in Illinois at Class 2A; two-time Cheesehead Champs Montini Catholic (IL), ranked 27th; Platte County, MO (33rd) and Kasson-Mantorville, MN (39th). While no team from Wisconsin is nationally ranked, there are two defending ...

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    Dec 30, 2015 | Landmark

    A Platte County man with a previous conviction of assault on a law officer who is now facing felony charges of unlawful possession of a firearm, a felony of receiving stolen property and a misdemeanor of possession of a controlled substance is free after posting $1,000 bond. Alexander L. McGee, age 34, of NW 57th Terrace, Kansas City in Platte County posted the bond Dec. 15. His bond had originally been set at $25,000 cash only but was reduced at a hearing on Dec. 15. The office of Platte County Prosecutor Eric Zahnd did not oppose the defendant's request for bond reduction.

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  16. Rita Aust, et al., Appellants, v. PCRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2015 | FindLaw

    Rita Aust, et al., Appellants, v. Platte County, Missouri, PC Homes L.L.C., Kelly Jo Yulich Trust, Arlene Kagan and Wendy Winer, Respondents.

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  17. Mo. teen pleads guilty to killing grandparentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2015 | NBC Action News

    ... 72-year-old James Johnson and 76-year-old Beverly Johnson. He was arrested during a traffic stop in July in Platte County a few hours after their deaths. Court records say the deputy who stopped him discovered he had $600, a credit card belonging to ...

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    Dec 21, 2015 | Landmark

    Thirty new jobs will be added over the next five years as Unite Private Network moves its corporate headquarters from Liberty to Zona Rosa in Platte County. Unite Private Networks, a connectivity utility provider, announced Friday that the 17-year old company will be relocating its headquarters into a 15,000 square foot office in Zona Rosa.

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  19. One dead after Platte County rollover wreckRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2015 | NBC Action News

    PLATTE COUNTY, Mo. - A man died after a rollover crash near Route P between Route H and Lamar Saturday morning.

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  20. Prep Notebook: Lathrop's run to state softball crown nets individual honorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2015 | Kansas City Nursing News

    ... finish in Class 2 her junior year. Hodgson hit .516 for the Panthers this fall and according to the Platte County Citizen , landed in the MSHSAA record book in several categories. Her 29 extra base hits placed her 4th all-time, while her 101 total ...

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