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KMBZ News Staff
October 11, 2019 - 6:12 am
Kansas City, MO - Deer mating season is a time of year that increases the risk of collisions involving vehicles and the lovesick animals. October and November are the most active months for accidents between motor vehicles and whitetail deer, according to a recent report from the Missouri State...
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KMBZ News Staff
July 15, 2019 - 6:37 am
Olathe, KS - A husband and wife from Gardner were killed Saturday night when their Harley-Davidson collided with a deer on Interstate 35, near 167th Street South. Jason Huen, 37, and his wife, Julie, 27, were headed north on the interstate. They hit the deer, lost control of the motorcycle and...
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Rebecca Crockett
February 18, 2019 - 9:00 pm
Kansas City, MO - Chronic wasting disease, recently called by some as "deer zombification disease," due to the nature of the symptoms, has been found in a variety of deer and elk populations in 24 states including Kansas and Missouri. The disease affects the animal's central nervous system and can...
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Kara Marxer
November 14, 2017 - 7:25 am
After downplaying his injuries suffered in a fall from a deer tree stand on his property in rural Georgia, Royals manager Ned Yost says he almost died from the accident. Yost, 62, broke four ribs and crushed his pelvis in the 20-foot fall about 60 miles from Atlanta. Yost said he was lucky to have...
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