KC News

Bill Grady
March 27, 2017 - 3:23 pm
Kansas City, MO - The Linwood Shopping Center at the corner of Linwood Boulevard and Prospect Avenue is getting a makeover. A new grocery store and shopping center should be completed in roughly a year. A ceremonial groundbreaking took place and a very real demolition began this morning. The center...
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Marc LaVoie
March 27, 2017 - 11:28 am
Children's Mercy Hospital in Kansas City is hosting a special anniversary party to celebrate the opening of the world's first Ronald McDonald House Family Room. The home-like facility was opened 20 years ago. It includes a large living room with television, a fully-equipped kitchen, seven bedrooms...
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Mike Mahoney/KMBC-TV
March 27, 2017 - 10:53 am
Story updated 6:00pm Monday, 27Mar17 Kansas City, MO - Oak Park High School, in the Northland, was put on lockdown for much of the day on a reported shooting/bomb threat. The lockdown was lifted mid-afternoon after Clay County Sheriff's Department gave the all-clear. Earlier in the day, while...
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Marc LaVoie
March 27, 2017 - 7:34 am
SIOUX FALLS, S.D - Not long after Justin Pitts led Northwest Missouri State to its first NCAA Division II national championship, Bearcats fans realized something, he's not finished. The 5'9" junior guard out of Blue Springs South was named Most Valuable Player of the tournament. He scored 79 points...
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March 27, 2017 - 6:51 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri man who for more than a decade envisioned criss-crossing the United States by bicycle is about to try to make the 7,000-mile trek a reality. Richie Wolfe, 26 and of Kansas City, expects to launch his 7,000-mile journey next Saturday 30 miles east of San Diego in...
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Jim Cunningham
March 27, 2017 - 6:05 am
Spring is a good time to clean house and it can also be a good time to clean up ones credit issues. The average American family carries between $30 thousand and $75 thousand in credit card debt, said Donna Perkins, president of KC Credit Services in North Kansas City. "No consumer should put...
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Bill Grady
March 27, 2017 - 5:50 am
Engineers and motorists say Missouri roads and bridges are in bad shape, but lawmakers do not seem to be in a hurry to make repairs. Interstate-70 is the primary problem facing the Missouri Department of Transportation. Drivers complain about potholes and crumbling pavement in the main route...
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Kara Marxer
March 27, 2017 - 5:38 am
The KC Pet Project is getting some support in its bid to build a new animal shelter in Kansas City. It's called "Raising the Woof." Dozens of people showed up with their pets at the J.C. Nichols Fountain on Sunday. They were there to advocate for a city bond to raise $800 million for a variety of...
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Michael Ronnebaum
March 25, 2017 - 12:19 pm
A crash on I-70 at Stadium Drive has left one person dead. The crash led to the closure of two lanes on westbound I-70 causing major delays all the way back to 40 highway. The name of the victim has not yet been released.
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Michael Ronnebaum
March 25, 2017 - 12:11 pm
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - Kansas Lottery players soon might be able to buy tickets from vending machines. The House voted this week in support of the move. Lottery spokeswoman Sally Lunsford says the measure would increase lottery revenue and cut labor costs for retailers, where ticket buyers could...
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