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Beaver Brewery at Mo's Place
Jim Cunningham
September 11, 2017 - 6:46 am
Two guys from Kansas City are living out their dream, even if a lot of people believe it's in the middle of nowhere. Beaver, Kansas is situated along a dirt road about 30 minutes south of Interstate 70, north of Great Bend. The population is 17. It's an unlikely spot to put a microbrewery and...
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September 11, 2017 - 6:21 am
Hurricane Irma is putting extra stress on weary disaster relief organizations all over the United States, including Kansas City. Hurricane Harvey stretched thin the resources of Heart to Heart International. "We know how to respond to hurricanes and we have been doing so in the Texas area," said...
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Bill Grady
September 11, 2017 - 6:06 am
Firefighters from across the Kansas City region were in town for their annual tribute to their brothers who died after the Sept. 11 attacks in 2001. Firefighters, decked out in heavy gear, climbed 110 stories to commemorate the heroism of the people who went up into the World Trade Center towers...
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September 09, 2017 - 7:41 am
Police in KCK are investigating a triple shooting that occurred around Friday evening near 41st and Adams. First responders found three black males, inside of a vehicle who had been shot. Investigators say after the shooting the victims drove to 41st and Booth Street where they made contact with...
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September 09, 2017 - 7:20 am
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) - President Donald Trump has nominated a University of Kansas law professor to the state's top federal law enforcement post. If confirmed by the Senate, Stephen McAllister will become U.S. attorney for Kansas. He is now the state's solicitor general representing Kansas in...
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September 08, 2017 - 12:01 pm
Join us Sunday morning to end the stigma of talking about mental health. Tune in to 98.1 KMBZ for our two-hour, commercial-free broadcast of I'm Listening - on World Suicide Prevention Day - featuring personal stories from musicians and artists like including Metallica, Logic and more. By taking...
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September 08, 2017 - 4:53 am
Amazon, bursting out of its Seattle headquarters, is hunting for a second home. Must haves: A prime location, close to transit, with plenty of space to grow. Kansas City economic leaders believe their city would be an ideal fit for the online retailing giant. The City is already working to develop...
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September 08, 2017 - 4:27 am
There were big plays all over the field. The Chiefs, not the Patriots, were making them. Alex Smith threw two long touchdown passes and rookie Kareem Hunt, after fumbling on his first NFL carry, scored three times to help Kansas City stun New England 42-27 on Thursday night in the season opener...
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September 07, 2017 - 7:01 am
Kansas City's new police chief is preparing to tackle the city's climbing homicide rate. Chief Rick Smith said he wants to spend more time on the street with his officers. "I want to have some of that interaction with the people that I've work with for years," Smith said. "I don't want to get...
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Jim Cunningham
September 07, 2017 - 6:50 am
A Kansas City-area organization wants to use Sunday's Grandparents Day observation to shine a light on some challenges facing today's families. Dr. Ken Canfield founded Grandsmatter.org in 2016. He has 10 grandchildren. Canfield said he wanted to bring to the forefront a variety of practical ideas...
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