Western Kingbirds have been reported in Saint Joseph before but we saw our first 2 and heard another - in the large cottonwoods - directly across from LifeTime (formerly Quaker company) yesterday.  They usually nest in the area but on poles - not in the trees.
John Hansen  [log in to unmask]  Saint Joseph, MO

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