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AP News Staff
October 10, 2019 - 5:57 am
Kansas City, MO - A large redevelopment project is underway at the former site of the Metro North Mall in the KC Northland. The $192 million project, dubbed Metro North Crossing, is rising on the 106-acre site of the former mall. The mall closed in 2014. The first phase of the project will open...
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Crime scene at night in Jackson County, Missouri
KMBC Channel 9 News
AP News Staff
October 10, 2019 - 4:52 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - A Jackson County sheriff's deputy has been charged with assault for shooting a woman in the back. The Kansas City Star reports 29-year-old Deputy Lauren Michael was charged Wednesday with first-degree assault and armed criminal action. The newspaper reports that the shooting...
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KMBZ
KMBZ News Staff
October 09, 2019 - 6:58 am
Kansas City, MO - The Missouri Department of Transportation will be conducting some bridge deck work on parts of the Buck O'Neil Bridge this weekend. Work is scheduled to begin around 7:00pm on Friday, October 11 and is slated to wrap up around 5:00am Monday, October 14. That means they'll be...
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KMBZ News Staff
October 09, 2019 - 5:37 am
Shawnee, KS - For business owners like Courtney Servaes the economic growth in downtown Shawnee came at an opportune moment. And since she lives in West Shawnee with her wife and two kids, opening the Servaes Brewing Company in Old Shawnee was a no-brainer. "We were driving down Johnson Drive, and...
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Mugshot of Hugo Villanueva-Morales, suspect in four murders in Kansas City, Kansas
KCK Police Department
Bill Grady
October 09, 2019 - 4:33 am
A normally calm residential neighborhood in Kansas City, Kansas was disrupted Tuesday by the arrival of a police SWAT team, looking for a man who is wanted in four murders. Hugo Villanueva-Morales is one of two men who are charged in the early Sunday mass shooting at Tequila KC, which left four...
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Brian Lock / KMBZ
KMBZ News Staff
October 08, 2019 - 5:30 am
Kansas City, MO - During evening rush hour recently, the line of cars waiting at a stoplight stretched nearly out of view near the 169 overpass on Englewood Road in the KC Northland. The cause of the backup? A major, $22 million dollar road project, stretching from just past 169 to the east and...
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Jackson County Assessor Gail McCann Beatty testifies before Missouri lawmakers
KMBC Channel 9 News
Marc LaVoie
October 08, 2019 - 4:49 am
The Jackson County Assessor defended the process by which properties are valued before a meeting of lawmakers in Jefferson City. Residents have complained about sharp increases in property taxes, sometimes by hundreds of percentage points. Residents worry they will be taxed out of homes they have...
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Candles burn outside Tequila KC, where four men were gunned down
Marc LaVoie
October 08, 2019 - 4:33 am
Kansas City, KS - Police have released the names of the four men who were killed inside Tequila KC, a neighborhood bar at 10th and Central, early Sunday morning in Kansas City, Kansas. The dead are identified as Martin Gonzales,58; Francisco Anaya-Garcia, 34; Alfredo Calderon, 29; and Ebar Meza-...
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a man with his hand over his pectoral muscle
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Rebecca Crockett
October 08, 2019 - 4:00 am
Kansas City, MO - It's National Breast Cancer Awareness Month , and the awareness shouldn't just be for woman. Mathew Knowles, Beyonce's father, announced this last week he's been diagnosed with breast cancer. Doctor Kelsey Larson, Breast Surgical Oncologist with the University of Kansas Cancer...
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KMBZ News Staff
October 07, 2019 - 5:34 am
WESTON, Mo. -- Louis Smither spent more than 60 years farming tobacco on his family farm in Weston. He has memories as a young boy of working tobacco fields with his father. But he told KMBZ that Missouri's tobacco industry is dying, and his farm became a casualty to the decline of the practice of...
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