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Marc LaVoie
April 12, 2019 - 11:15 am
Kansas City, MO - The city is hoping to identify a couple of people who were seen dumping junk at least three times in March near 29th and Poplar. The city has set up surveillance cameras in known illegal dumping areas and captured the pair, a man and a woman, dumping loads of furniture, bags of...
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Kara Marxer
April 12, 2019 - 6:51 am
Kansas City, MO - Superintendent Dr. Mark Bedell has signed a three-year contract extension that includes a raise of $40,000 per year. The currently-seated school board's final vote approved the contract, which raises Bedell's salary to $265,000 per year and adds new insurance benefits. The...
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KMBZ News Staff
April 11, 2019 - 12:01 pm
Kansas City, MO - The Lawrence city prosecutor has dropped the driving under the influence charge against Kansas City councilman and mayoral candidate Quinton Lucas, according to court documents. Lucas was arrested October 18, 2018 in downtown Lawrence on suspicion of DUI. Lucas has maintained that...
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Dan Weinbaum
April 09, 2019 - 11:05 am
Kansas City, MO - This old 'cowtown' has been chosen as the first U.S. city to be spotlighted in a new effort by Google Arts and Culture. "In Europe we just launched projects in Milan, Italy and Hamburg, Germany, and wanted to do a project here in the U.S.," said Jamie Burchfield with Google Arts...
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AP News Staff
April 09, 2019 - 5:06 am
Kansas City, MO - A horse whose dismembered remains were found in a Kansas City park was a family pet, and pregnant. According to investigators the horse named 'Senaida' belonged to Miguel Valdez and his family. The mare had been in the care of the family for nine years. Valdez told a local tv...
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KMBZ News Staff
April 02, 2019 - 2:13 pm
Kansas City, MO - A person playing disc golf in Kessler Park discovered the remains of a horse in a wooded area on Tuesday, according to KCMO city officials. Only some of the horse was found - the head, part of a lower leg and hooves, the lungs, and a spine. Photos provided by city animal control...
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KMBZ News Staff
April 01, 2019 - 11:18 am
Kansas City, MO - Police are searching for a man and a vehicle they believe is connected to the shooting death of a 16-year-old. Clinton Holman Jr. was shot to death around 11:30pm Friday near 43rd and Indiana, according to KCPD detectives. Our Homicide Unit is attempting to identify the pictured...
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KMBZ News Staff
March 28, 2019 - 12:03 pm
Kansas City, MO - A worker fell 23 stories to his death Thursday morning at the construction site of the Loews convention center hotel, according to a spokesman with the KC fire department. Emergency workers responded around 10am to the construction site just south of the downtown loop. The worker...
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Marc LaVoie
March 28, 2019 - 5:09 am
Kansas City, MO - Leroy "Satchel" Paige may have been the greatest baseball player who ever lived. He turned his legendary pitching ability and showmanship into a career that allowed him to thrive in a mid-20th Century era of segregation and Jim Crow laws. Satchel played baseball for numerous teams...
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KMBZ News Staff
March 13, 2019 - 6:12 pm
Kansas City, MO - The Kansas City Chiefs have released safety Eric Berry. Quotes on the release of veteran safety Eric Berry from #Chiefs Chairman and CEO Clark Hunt, head coach Andy Reid, and general manager Brett Veach. pic.twitter.com/ibDvPWjtQk — BJ Kissel (@ChiefsReporter) March 13, 2019 Berry...
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