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August 01, 2019 - 3:45 pm
Get spicy this Labor Day weekend at Kansas City Wing Fest. Saturday, August 31st at Knucklehead’s. Your ticket includes 15 wings, yard games competition & be part of judging the best wings in KC. Live music starts at 6, starring: Uncle Kracker. Your $25 ticket includes samples from restaurants...
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Bill Grady
August 16, 2019 - 5:49 am
KANSAS CITY, Kan. -- An expert in post-traumatic stress disorder believes better therapy could prevent tragic events like the killing of an Overland Park woman and her husband's death at the hands of Kansas City, Kansas police. Retired Army Ranger Charles Roy Pearson was shot to death as he pointed...
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KMBZ News Staff
August 16, 2019 - 4:50 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- A local pedestrian-focused transportation organization is hitting back at critics of improvements to bike paths and sidewalks on Kansas City's east side. Michael Kelley, Policy Director for Bike Walk KC, said in order for Kansas City to create opportunities in the areas that...
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Do816 / 816 Day
KMBZ News Staff
August 15, 2019 - 5:07 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- August 16 is designated as the officially unofficial holiday celebrating all things Kansas City. 816 Day, in its second year, will draw crowds up and down the Streetcar Line from Union Station north to the River Market. Sue Patterson, Director of Market and Events for City...
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Heritage Auctions
AP News Staff
August 13, 2019 - 7:44 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - A bidder from Nebraska has paid $920,000 for a house designed and built by iconic architect Frank Lloyd Wright in Kansas City, Missouri. The Kansas City Star reports that Heritage Auctions says the new owner wants to remain anonymous for now, but the bidder plans to honor...
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Bill Grady
August 13, 2019 - 6:32 am
Kansas City, MO - This morning, police officers and volunteers went door to door in the neighborhood around 83rd and Tracy hading out flyers, hoping to find someone who saw or heard something that will lead to the arrest of Brian Bartlett's killer. The 8-year-old boy was shot to death while he...
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KMBZ News Staff
August 13, 2019 - 5:20 am
Kansas City, MO - For the kids, it's a time to traipse up and down their neighborhood streets in search of candy and memories with their family and friends. For some adults, its a time to dress up and get in touch with their inner kid . . . and maybe drink some crafty, spooky cocktails in the...
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Kansas City's Morning News
August 09, 2019 - 5:25 am
Parents are concerned about reports of fraudulent, unsafe car seats popping up across the metro. Prairie Village Police Officer Mark Brown says these so-called car seats do not follow federal regulations. "What we mean is they don't meet the federal motor vehicle safety standards that car seats...
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Open Belly Podcast / Danielle Lehman
Kansas City's Morning News
August 08, 2019 - 4:47 am
Kansas City is home to hundreds of great restaurants, and a podcast is shining a light on some of the best among them - with a bit of a twist. Host Danielle Lehman says she started the Open Belly podcast to give immigrant and refugee-owned restaurants in the metro some well-deserved attention. "My...
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AP News Staff
July 05, 2019 - 4:42 am
KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) - A social-justice advocacy group says it is launching a hotline in Kansas City, Kansas, for people to report police misconduct. The Kansas City Star reports that Wednesday's announcement by the Metro Organization for Racial and Economic Equity comes about a month after it...
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