The Isaac Miller House

April 17, 2018 4:04 pm Published by

From the wrought iron balcony of the 1859 Isaac Miller House, hundreds of stories have unfolded – and they continue to emerge, highlighting unique Southern family legacy and innovative founders’ history.

The Owen Sisters

April 11, 2018 4:30 pm Published by

They were pioneers who pushed through boundaries, helped found organizations and forge new paths.

Danielle Paolillo

March 30, 2018 12:06 pm Published by

“I sat there and thought…I wish I could do something, I wish I could do something…and I finally said, enough. I’m going to volunteer. I will never regret making that decision,” says Danielle.

Goetz Brewery

March 9, 2018 4:06 pm Published by

M. K. Goetz stopped in St. Joseph and stayed, recognizing opportunity in the bustling outpost on the Missouri River. He started M.K. Goetz Brewery in 1859 from a wood frame building near Black Snake Creek


March 5, 2018 9:59 am Published by

You don't get on billboards in New York City, praised by publications like Rolling Stone and Entertainment Weekly and perform alongside rock legends without breaking some rules.

Jan Chu

February 26, 2018 5:22 pm Published by

The founder of Hunan Restaurant, St. Joseph’s flagship Chinese restaurant, said she wasn’t scared to start her own business 36 years ago.

The Family of the News-Press & Gazette Company

February 24, 2018 9:47 am Published by

St. Joseph’s media ventures have served as the world’s window into the exciting adventure, politics, risk-taking and expansion of the western edge of America’s Midwest for nearly 175 years. Objectivity and what we now consider quality journalism, however, were not always as prevalent on the St. Joseph scene as they have been in the last 70 years.

Are You in Love?

February 12, 2018 3:49 pm Published by

“Are You In Love?” is an original love song about, and for, St. Joseph’s residents written by Simon Fink.

Ryan Bradley

February 6, 2018 4:11 pm Published by

Ryan Bradley is an American figure skater that is known for his humor, love of learning, and ability to fly - over the ice.

Alexandria Courtney

January 31, 2018 8:35 am Published by

Alexandria Courtney's story is one of resiliency, the blessings of modern health care and the kindness of friends.

Irving Ernest Bacon

January 22, 2018 11:06 pm Published by

A St. Joseph native, Irving Ernest Bacon spent his life as an endearing and enduring American character actor.

Boehringer Ingelheim

January 15, 2018 2:08 pm Published by

While the company is always looking to the future, it is also anchored in the past. An anchor from 1954 remains on part of the BI campus.

St. Jo Frontier Casino

August 30, 2017 6:18 pm Published by

Games of chance and dining establishments have been a part of St. Joseph, Missouri’s uncommon character since the earliest settlers gathered to let off some steam and gamble on optimistic odds.

Ruth Costello

August 25, 2017 1:58 pm Published by

“You never know the joy you’re giving. You never know what could happen from your donation.”

Small Business and Technology Development Center

August 3, 2017 5:40 pm Published by

Not only does the SBTDC help hundreds of small business owners capitalize on their dreams, it is a great example of how government agencies, higher education, and nonprofit organizations can work together for the greater good.

South Side District

July 19, 2017 2:25 am Published by

There’s a lot to love about St. Joseph’s Southside. This tight-knit community is on pace for a major comeback.

The Parkway

July 19, 2017 2:23 am Published by

In addition to its paved walking paths, the Parkway features miles of rugged biking and hiking trails and serves as a red carpet to some of St. Joseph’s most interesting places.

Isobel McGowan

July 19, 2017 2:21 am Published by

With grit and determination, she is inspiring St. Joseph to roll up its sleeves and dust off its many architectural treasures.

Greg Hatten

July 19, 2017 2:19 am Published by

All of Greg Hatten’s adventures have deep roots right here in St. Joseph

German-American Building

July 18, 2017 3:14 am Published by

Added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1978, this architectural feat, designed by esteemed local architects Eckel and Mann, is getting a second life thanks to a $20 million shot in the arm from Mosaic Life Care.

Downtown First

July 18, 2017 3:12 am Published by

Like the proverbial Phoenix from the ashes, St. Joseph’s historic downtown is on the rise.

Conner Hazelrigg

July 18, 2017 3:10 am Published by

Every night before you go to bed, you plug your phone in to charge it. In some parts of the world, that’s a luxury they can’t afford. With a little help from Sunshine Electronic Display of St. Joseph, Conner Hazelrigg’s brilliant idea is making those parts of the world a little more connected.

Alonzo Weston

July 18, 2017 3:00 am Published by

He’s spent years lying in the shadows. Now, more than ever, the world needs his courage. St. Joseph’s most influential writer, Alonzo Weston, has revealed his secret identity. He. Is. A. Nerd.