KC News

Jim Cunningham
August 25, 2017 - 6:13 am
A sophomore at Staley High School in Kansas City's Northland is making her mark in cross country running. Alex Hamre is one of the best runners to cross paths with Todd Warner in his 32 years of coaching. Still, Warner admits he was a little surprised when the then-freshman finished 10th in the...
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Bill Grady
August 25, 2017 - 4:53 am
Kansas City council members have approved ballot language for a vote in November that will determine the fate of Kansas City International Airport. The language ordinance passed with a 13-0 vote. This is what Kansas City voters will be voting on: Shall the City of Kansas City be authorized to...
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August 24, 2017 - 7:06 am
Olathe, KS - At least one law enforcement officer shot and killed a person during an attempt to serve a warrant, shortly before 6 p.m. Wednesday at a home near the intersection of Park and Keeler Streets. The deceased has been identified as 26-year-old Ciara Howard. Neighbors heard officers yelling...
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KMBC Channel 9 News
Marc LaVoie
August 24, 2017 - 6:48 am
Three people are dead following a crash on eastbound K-10 Highway at Cedar Creek Parkway, just west of the junction with K-7. Emergency workers closed all eastbound lanes of the highway. The accident was reported before 3:45 a.m. Thursday. The Kansas Highway Patrol said it was a single-vehicle...
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August 24, 2017 - 6:23 am
Emergency managers, first responders and other professionals are continually working to prepare for major events that put large populations in peril. When a dangerous situation occurs professionals are called into action through local, state and federal agencies, said Jim Connelly, Kansas City...
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August 23, 2017 - 1:54 pm
Kansas City, MO - A new life-saving mobile app is now available for free download to your smart device across the KC Metro. The Mid-America Regional Council, along with KC-area fire and rescue personnel announced its launch at Union Station on Wednesday morning. The PulsePoint app works by alerting...
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August 23, 2017 - 10:56 am
Investigators have expressed frustration in the lack of leads in the case, as approximately 200 people were at the restaurant at the time, but have only spoken to less than a handful. The shooter remains on the loose.
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August 23, 2017 - 7:04 am
Johnson County prosecutors know they have a difficult task ahead of them as they prepare a case against a man for allegedly selling a drug that led to a fatal overdose. The prosecution is the first of its kind in Kansas. Michael Bickley is charged with distribution of drugs resulting in death...
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Michael Ronnebaum
August 23, 2017 - 6:42 am
Johnson County officials declared a disaster emergency Tuesday after heavy rain caused flash flood for the second time in a matter of weeks. There were numerous reports of wastewater backing up into homes, said Sharon Watson, county spokeswoman. Seven to 10 inches of rain fell on parts of the...
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Bill Grady
August 23, 2017 - 6:32 am
Sometimes bad situations bring out the best in people. KMBZ'S Bill Grady met up with two Good Samaritans who helped rescue some people who were trapped on the roof of a home during Tuesday morning's flood. Spencer Sherf, of Stonehenge Landscape and Design, and his boss Cyrus Dawson heard about a...
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