A fireworks display with people in foreground watching
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Dan Weinbaum
May 21, 2020 - 11:34 am
A number of cities in the Kansas City Metro have called off this year's 4th of July firework displays due to the pandemic and budget constraints.
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File photo shows the exterior of the Lansing Correctional Center in Lansing, Kan.
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AP News Staff
May 18, 2020 - 10:19 am
The prison in Lansing, KS has been the hardest hit in the state, with 88 staff members and 750 inmates testing positive. Two of the staff members have died.
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The exterior of the KS state correctional facility at Lansing
KMBZ News Staff
May 13, 2020 - 9:54 am
A second staff member at the Kansas state prison at Lansing has died from COVID-19.
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NEW YORK, NY - MARCH, 16: Patrons eat at Tom's Restaurant in the Prospect Heights neighborhood of Brooklyn on March 16, 2020 in New York City. In another measure to try and contain the spread of the Coronavirus all bars and restaurants were ordered to clo
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Marc LaVoie
May 10, 2020 - 12:21 am
The State of Kansas, including Johnson County, and counties in Missouri in the KC Metro begin the first steps of reopening businesses and government offices Monday, May 11th.
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The Little Stranger Church in Leavenworth County, Kansas
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Rebecca Crockett
April 22, 2020 - 9:53 am
The historic structure in Leavenworth, Kansas is undergoing renovations and recently was awarded a $90K grant from the Kansas Historical Society.
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Kansas Governor Laura Kelly
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KMBZ News Staff
March 25, 2020 - 7:01 am
No need to rush out to renew your driver's license or plate tags in Missouri or Kansas. KS driver's license offices are closed, MO issues 60-day extension, and tax deadlines pushed.
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KC Open
March 20, 2020 - 11:00 am
Consider supporting the restaurant industry in and around Kansas City if you can. Here's a helpful list of what establishments are open for take-out, delivery or both. Would you like to have your business added to Curbside KC? Please contact us by email HERE . RECOMMENDED CURBSIDE KC RESTAURANT ​​...
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A health care worker holds up a test tube of blood ready for covid-19 testing
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Dan Weinbaum
March 09, 2020 - 4:29 pm
Coronavirus has washed ashore and reached the Kansas City Metro. Here's what you can do. And here's what to do if you become sick from COVID-19.
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The Flint Hills of Kansas
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KMBZ News Staff
March 06, 2020 - 7:47 am
Tickets for the Symphony in the Flint Hills go on sale Saturday, March 7 at 10:00 a.m., and are available on the event's website.
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cars seen from behind in a traffic jam
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KMBZ News Staff
February 21, 2020 - 4:05 pm
The idea of a toll express lane to ease traffic congestion on US 69 in Overland Park, KS is being explored right now.
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