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KMBZ News Staff
May 31, 2019 - 7:31 am
Kansas City - There is no need for a fishing license for adults to fish Kansas public waters this weekend. The KS Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism has designated June 1 and 2 as Free Fishing Days. A standard fishing license in Kansas is $27.50 for residents and $52.50 non-residents. The...
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AP News Staff
April 30, 2019 - 7:44 am
STERLING, Kan. (AP) - A Kansas sheriff and undersheriff were shot, one during a traffic stop and one during a shootout at a home. According to a Kansas Bureau of Investigation statement, the Rice County undersheriff attempted to stop a car driven by 37-year-old David L. Madden just north of the...
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Kara Marxer
April 17, 2019 - 6:19 am
Johnson County, KS - Gov. Laura Kelly has signed a bill that allows Kansas voters to cast ballots at any polling place in their county, but it won't be an option in Johnson County. The new law allows counties to opt in, so Johnson County has chosen not to participate. The new law presents a number...
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AP News Staff
April 04, 2019 - 7:42 am
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - Kansas legislators are moving closer to passing Democratic Gov. Laura Kelly's plan for increasing funding for public schools. House Republicans gave up Wednesday night on trying to find an alternative to Kelly's proposal to increase spending on public schools by roughly $90...
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AP News Staff
March 22, 2019 - 4:58 am
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - Dedric Lawson had 25 points and 11 rebounds, and Kansas dominated inside for an 87-53 rout over Northeastern in the opening round of the Midwest Region. The fourth-seeded Jayhawks had a notable size advantage inside and used it, outscoring the Huskies 50-16 in the paint while...
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Marc LaVoie
March 07, 2019 - 6:43 am
The U.S. Justice Department announced Wednesday it as indicted two Kansas companies over the toxic gas cloud incident that occurred in Atchison on October 21, 2016. Midwest Grain Products Incorporated, of Atchison, and Harcros Chemicals Incorporated, of Kansas City, Kansas, are charged with Clean...
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Kara Marxer
March 05, 2019 - 6:00 am
Kansas City, MO - Tornado sirens on both sides of the state line sounded at 10 a.m. Tuesday, giving school children and others an opportunity to practice severe weather procedures. There is good reason to hold drills, especially this year, when Accuweather and other organizations are expecting an...
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KMBZ News Staff
March 01, 2019 - 4:08 pm
Fairway, KS - A man was taken into custody after exchanging gunfire at a house at 62nd and Roe Ave. Polcie say they were called to the scene around 2:00pm on a report of a window being shot out. A standoff with officers ensued. Highlands Elementary School is directly across the street from the...
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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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Dan Weinbaum
February 11, 2019 - 8:00 pm
Kansas City, MO - Valentine's Day approaches and America... we know what you've been googling. The company SatelliteInternet.com has been tracking the top searches by state on Valentine's Day for the past five years. Some results are normal, some are slightly embarassing - yes, we're looking at you...
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