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Rebecca Crockett
March 08, 2019 - 6:13 am
Kansas City, MO - The City of Fountains has about 18 months to show FIFA World Cup organizers that it is a perfect site to host games in the world's most prestigious soccer tournament. Last June, FIFA chose North America to host the 2026 World Cup. Kansas City's Arrowhead Stadium was chosen as one...
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KMBZ News Staff
March 07, 2019 - 4:56 pm
Kansas City, KS - Nicholas Gojmerac enlisted in the US Marine Corps on January 7, 1942, exactly one month to the day following the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. He was shipped off to the USMC Recruit Depot in San Diego for boot camp and four months later Private First Class Gojmerac was in the...
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KCI / Edgemoor
KMBZ News Staff
March 07, 2019 - 11:16 am
Kansas City, MO - Groundbreaking for the new single terminal project at the Kansas City International Airport has been set for March 25th at 2pm. The ceremonial festivities will take place in the parking lot of the shuttered Terminal A. That empty terminal will eventually be demolished, and the new...
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Chouteau Heritage Fountain
KMBZ News Staff
March 07, 2019 - 6:16 am
Kansas City, MO - The Chouteau Heritage Fountain project took a big step forward with an unveiling of the sculptures that will adorn the installation on the west side of Chouteau Parkway, south of Interstate 35, and north of Parvin Road. Much more than an enclosed system of pipes and motors, the...
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Rebecca Crockett
March 06, 2019 - 7:53 pm
Kansas City, MO - Our long suffering winter may soon be coming to an end. After a recent poll, stats confirm that 96% of our followers are tired of winter. The other 4% are wrong. #13daystillspring2019 — NWS Kansas City (@NWSKansasCity) March 7, 2019 Bitter cold and snowy weather set in, despite...
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KMBZ News Staff
March 06, 2019 - 6:12 am
Oak Grove, MO - Wednesday marks the second anniversary of the EF-3 tornado that swept through the town of Oak Grove (east of Kansas City) destroying or damaging hundreds of homes. Kate Harmon remembers exactly what she was doing on March 6, 2017. "Oak Grove" tornado rated EF-3. Peak wind speed...
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RideKC
Bill Grady
March 06, 2019 - 5:47 am
Kansas City, Mo - A joint project involving involving RideKC and Park Hill Schools will soon test driverless buses in the Northland. Twelve-passenger autonomous buses will be tested on private property at Zona Rosa before the end of this summer. An operator will be on board, just to be on the safe...
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Missouri Valley Special Collections - Kansas City Public Library
KMBZ News Staff
March 05, 2019 - 7:41 am
Kansas City, MO - There was a time when New Orleans was not the only town known for big parades and parties. Kansas City had its own celebration, called the Priests of Pallas, beginning in the late 1800s, when the city was known as the Athens of the west. "The Priests of Pallas parade was...
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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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Marc LaVoie
March 04, 2019 - 6:43 am
School superintendents around the Kansas City area again called off classes Monday because of bitter cold temperatures. The temperature at 6 a.m. Monday in Kansas City was 2 degrees. Light northwest winds brought the wind chill factor to below zero. Cold weather is expected to continue Tuesday, but...
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