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digitalBURG.com is the Warrensburg community news service of the Muleskinner, the student newspaper at the University of Central Missouri. Most of our reporters and photographers are volunteers. Some of the students are enrolled in journalism classes. Matt Bird-Meyer is the adviser for The Muleskinner and digitalBURG. His e-mail address is bird-meyer@ucmo.edu or call (660) 238-5591. digitalburg.com was founded by Warrensburg businessman and UCM graduate Ben Pierce, who employed mostly UCM journalism students. He closed it in the fall of 2005, and when asked if he would consider giving it to the Muleskinner, he did. We began publishing Sept. 24, 2006. Write us at editor@digitalburg.com, or call 660-543-4050.

Royals beat A’s 9-8 in 12 in AL wild-card thriller

By DAVE SKRETTA (KANSAS CITY, Mo., AP) — The Kansas City Royals had waited 29 years to reach the postseason. They weren’t going down without a fight. Salvador Perez singled…

Eugene F. Neer

Eugene F. Neer, 84 of Warrensburg, Mo., formerly of Knob Noster, died Thursday, Sept. 25, at St. Luke’’s Hospital in Kansas City. Funeral services will be 3 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 1,…

County Commission will discuss health care plans Tuesday

By SABRA HOEPPNER (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) – The Johnson County Commission is scheduled to meet Tuesday to discuss the county’s health care premiums for 2015. The meeting is open to…

For excited Kansas City, postseason growing pains

By BILL DRAPER (KANSAS CITY, Mo., AP) — Kansas City Royals fans, their team and the city itself are getting a crash course on what playoff baseball is all about.…

Empire Electric granted 13.5 percent rate increase

(JOPLIN, Mo., AP) — A Missouri-based electric company has announced that the Arkansas Public Service Commission has approved a 13.5 percent rate increase for its Arkansas customers. Empire District Electric…

A’s Lester, Royals’ Shields in AL wild-card focus

By DAVE SKRETTA (KANSAS CITY, Mo., AP) — The Kansas City Royals made one of the boldest trades in franchise history two years ago. The Oakland Athletics made a similarly…

Ferguson officer enlists police union attorney

By ALAN SCHER ZAGIER (CLAYTON, Mo., AP) — The suburban St. Louis County police officer who fatally shot an unarmed 18-year-old has enlisted a police union attorney who has spent…

Jeb Bush appears for Sen. Roberts in Kansas

By ROXANA HEGEMAN (WICHITA, Kan., AP) — Potential 2016 Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush weighed in to a key midterm election race on Monday, telling a Kansas fundraiser for struggling…

Author visits Historical Society

Author visits Historical Society

Royals clinch playoff spot with win over White Sox

By ANDREW SELIGMAN (CHICAGO, AP) — As the Kansas City Royals celebrated in the clubhouse, George Brett watched from a distance. The Hall of Famer stood near the entrance, doing…

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