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September 22, 2017 - 7:57 am
Jack Hager of St. Joseph knows how to connect with offenders he meets through his work as a Christian prison minister; he spent almost four years behind bars in the 1970s. Jack is a strong believer in personal responsibility and not blaming ones mistakes on circumstances, so he doesn't blame his...
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September 22, 2017 - 7:05 am
Kansas City, MO - Northland parents are being warned after several people reported incidents of a man approaching children. A man has been seen touching himself in front of their daughters, according to residents at the Reserve at Barry Apartments in Kansas City, North. Folks at the apartment...
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Jim Cunningham
September 22, 2017 - 5:52 am
Gardner's elected officials say their actions are focused on the city's slogan, "Blazing New Trails," even as some citizens in the town of 25,000 in southern Johnson County accuse them of petty infighting. A Sept. 15 opinion piece in the Gardner News criticizes city council members Lee Moore, Rich...
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Bill Grady
September 22, 2017 - 5:17 am
After a long and often confusing process the Kansas City council Thursday approved Edgemoor Infrastructure & Real Estate LLC as the developer for a proposed new single terminal at KCI. The contract is worth roughly $1 billion. . @edgemoordevel approved for @KCIAirport terminal project. Next...
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September 21, 2017 - 11:28 am
Kansas City, MO - A sharp increase in the number of fatal vehicle crashes on Kansas City roads has police urging caution among the driving public. According to numbers released by the Kansas City Police Department, there have been 74 fatalities from crashes in Kansas City so far in 2017, with more...
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September 21, 2017 - 10:33 am
Sporting Kansas City are champions once again. The soccer club defeated the New York Red Bulls 2-1 at Children's Mercy Park in KCK to win the club's fourth US Open Cup, tying the all-time record among MLS teams. The club is planning a party for fans to celebrate the win - Friday, downtown Kansas...
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September 21, 2017 - 6:45 am
Today, we focused on the difficulties people have when returning to life in the mainstream after being released from prison. The concern for many is that inmates are turned loose with no marketable skills that will convince employers to overlook their felony records. About 90 percent of all prison...
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September 20, 2017 - 5:56 pm
Kansas City, MO - The Kansas City Police Department says a person of interest has been taken into custody in connection with the murder of a Lee's Summit Police Officer. Officer Thomas Orr was shot and killed at a gathering at Californo's Restaurant in Westport last month. Police say he was caught...
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September 20, 2017 - 3:55 pm
The city of Lenexa wants feedback from the public on the future of Quivera Road. The city is just beginning a Quivira Road Corridor Study , looking at the future of the heavily traveled portion between 79th and 99th Streets. The first of three public workshops is Thursday, September 21 from 6:00 p...
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September 20, 2017 - 7:34 am
Update 12:30 CST 20Sept17 Kansas City, MO - A father and his daughter have been charged with assault and domestic assault in the beating of an 18-year-old male student at Ruskin High School. According to the Jackson County Prosecutor's office, Josiah Wright, 38, went to the school Tuesday,...
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