May 8, 2021


Man killed outside business on Blue Parkway was shot by employee

Kansas City police said a man who was shot and killed outside a business on Blue Parkway Wednesday night was shot by a worker at the business.Authorities said officers were called about 9:30 p.m. to a parking lot in the 4200 block of Blue Parkway on a shooting. Police said when officers arrived, they found Marc A. Davis II, 32, suffering from a gunshot wound. Davis was taken to a hospital where he was pronounced dead.Authorities said on Thursday that after reviewing the evidence and talking with witnesses, the investigation revealed that Davis went into the business and started a … Read More

Blue Diamond first business in county to earn ‘green’ certification

Locals who enjoy Blue Diamond products can rest assured that their favorite almonds are one of the most sustainably-processed commodities in the county following the organization’s recent recognition as Green Business Certified. 

Following a comprehensive certification process, the Blue Diamond Growers facility in Salida recently earned the prestigious distinction and is the first business in Stanislaus County to be recognized by the California Green Business Network, Stanislaus County, for demonstrating sustainability as a top business priority.

“Blue Diamond has a long 110-year history as an almond cooperative, and within that history has been a commitment to sustainability across all our

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