Kansas City, Kansas

And open door shows an empty classroom
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KMBZ News Staff
July 22, 2020 - 10:28 am
The KCK school board voted Tuesday night to delay the start of its school year until after Labor Day, and then conduct school online for the first nine weeks of the school year.
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A sign reading "T-Bones" hangs on the gate of the baseball stadium
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KMBZ News Staff
October 15, 2019 - 12:33 pm
Kansas City, KS - The Kansas City T-Bones are being sold to local businessman and developer Mark Brandmeyer and Max Fun LLC, as reported by KMBC-TV 9. BREAKING: KCK minor league T-Bones is being sold to Mark Brandmeyer & Max Fun LLC. Deal to use KCK’s T-Bones stadium goes to Unified Government...
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Marc LaVoie
August 20, 2019 - 6:58 am
Kansas City, KS - The Unified Government of Wyandotte County delivered an eviction letter to the T-Bones baseball club. The T-Bones are members of the American Association of Independent Professional Baseball, and not affiliated with MLB. The T-Bones have been ordered to vacate the ballpark at the...
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Historic Kansas City
Bill Grady
January 31, 2019 - 6:10 am
Prairie Fire Development Group in Kansas City is offering two vintage buildings, free of charge, but a lot will be required of the new owner. The small, simple structures are located at 8th Street and Washington in Kansas City, Kansas. Built in the 1940s, the pop up buildings once were the site of...
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KMBZ News Staff
January 25, 2019 - 3:52 pm
Kansas City, KS - Police are seeking the public's help in identifying three young men who tried to rob a 79-year-old woman recently. One suspect is pitctured above, two others below. On Friday around 1:15pm, police say the three knocked the woman to the ground and tried to rob her at the Sav-a-Lot...
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KMBC Channel 9 News
Marc LaVoie
December 17, 2018 - 6:29 am
Kansas City, KS - A man was shot and killed late Sunday after taking an officer's gun and shooting the officer during a struggle. Officers were responding to a report of indecent exposure, according to KCK Police Chief Terry Zeigler, and made contact with the suspect at his home around 11 p.m. in...
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KMBZ News Staff
September 06, 2018 - 12:10 pm
Kansas City, KS - Police are looking for a gray Chevy Malibu in connection to an attempted kidnapping on August 27th. The victim told police the driver is a black man in his 20s with an average build, short hair and wearing dark clothes. He had a small handgun and was last seen headed south on 10th...
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KMBZ News Staff
August 29, 2018 - 4:48 pm
Kansas City, KS - A Kansas judge says workers can begin tearing down the 17-story Verruckt waterslide on which a 10-year-old boy was decapitated when his raft went airborne. Wyandotte County District Court Judge Robert Burns said Wednesday that the preservation of the Verruckt slide "traumatizes...
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Jim Cunningham
June 06, 2018 - 7:10 am
The nation's first drive-in theater opened 85 years ago in Camden, New Jersey, and at one time there were 5,000 drive-ins acrtoss the country. Now there are only 350. The Boulevard Drive-In Theater in KCK is one of them. The Boulevard, at 1051 Merriam Lane, opened in 1950. The top movies that year...
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Wyandotte County Sheriff's Office
Marc LaVoie
May 09, 2018 - 12:17 pm
Kansas City, KS - The Wyandotte County prosecutor has charged a man for allegedly stabbing a dog to death. John Caffrey of KCK is charged with felony cruelty to animals-malicious torture or killing. A woman in the neighborhood said she saw Caffrey walk into a wooded area near his home with the dog...
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