Walter Cronkite Memorial Bows in St. Joseph, Mo.

Missouri Western State University in Suddenlink-served St. Joseph this week unveiled a tribute to one of the city’s most celebrated natives. The Walter Cronkite Memorial features photos, video footage and memorabilia from the “CBS Evening News” legend’s life. A dedication Monday included a keynote address by Cronkite’s cousin and two-term mayor of Kansas City, Mo., Kay Cronkite Barnes. Walter Cronkite’s birthday was chosen for the ceremony.  He would have turned 97.