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Dan Weinbaum
September 26, 2017 - 6:24 am
The village of Farrelview near Kansas City International Airport is embroiled in controversy over its police chief. Farrelview is home to about 500 people. The state is auditing operations in the village following complaints about Chief Daniel Clayton. "Citizens became concerned about his behavior...
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September 26, 2017 - 5:41 am
Kansas City's Korean community is accustomed to hearing angry rhetoric from the North Korean regime but that doesn't make it easy to hear more talk of war when they know they have loved ones in the region. Monday North Korean foreign minister Ri Yong-ho told reporters in New York that U.S...
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September 25, 2017 - 9:13 pm
Traffic is going to be a mess during rush hour for quite some time on Interstate 470 as MoDOT works on a major bridge rehabilitation project. For the next year and a half, workers are repairing and replacing 15 bridges between Three Trails Crossing and I-70 - that's the entire stretch of I-470...
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September 25, 2017 - 7:44 pm
A 20-year-old Kansas City man has been charged in the shooting of two others early Saturday morning in Westport. Kevon A. Powell, dob: 1/10/1997, faces two counts of Assault 1st Degree and two counts of Armed Criminal Action. Court records show an off-duty Kansas City police officer saw the...
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Jim Cunningham
September 25, 2017 - 7:44 am
Although it's been more than 200 years since the legendary New Madrid earthquake occurred, Missouri officials say the state remains at risk for a major tremor like the one on Sept. 19 that devastated Mexico City. Experts estimate the worst in a series of earthquakes that struck around New Madrid in...
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Marc LaVoie
September 25, 2017 - 6:35 am
The Kansas City Chiefs 24-10 win over the Los Angeles Chargers on Sunday was ugly, but not as ugly as the war of words surrounding NFL players and owners, and the president of the United States. Several Chiefs players joined in a protest of racial inequality by kneeling during the national anthem...
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September 23, 2017 - 10:15 am
The Fall Parade of Homes returns to Kansas City Sept. 23-Oct. 8 and will feature more than 275 homes by 82 builders in seven counties across the metropolitan area. Presented by the Home Builders Association of Greater Kansas City (HBA), the Parade of Homes is the second largest in the United States...
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Jack Hager Facebook
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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