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A nurse holds a swab and test tube ready to administer a covid-19 test
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KMBZ News Staff
April 10, 2020 - 9:58 am
500 randomly chosen Johnson County, KS residents lined up to get tested for COVID-19. It's the first in a series of random testing events by the JOCO health department to gather data to better understand the coronavirus.
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a close up of dollar bills
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KMBZ News Staff
April 07, 2020 - 1:27 pm
"What we are seeing most commonly today is the old school check fraud, one of the oldest forms of fraud..." Scammers and phishers are using our own fears and trust against us. Preying on the vulnerable.
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Harry S. Truman sworn in as 33rd president after death of FDR
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Marc LaVoie
April 07, 2020 - 10:09 am
It's been 75 years since a former Kansas City haberdasher was sworn in as president. Harry Truman would say he felt as if the sun, the moon and the stars had fallen on him after being thrust into the role of Commander-in-Chief during World War II.
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A man lies in a hospital bed
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Rebecca Crockett
April 03, 2020 - 8:17 am
Sometimes hospital chaplains are the only person beyond medical staff that can visit patients.
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Shawnee Mission School District
KMBZ News Staff
April 02, 2020 - 9:43 am
The Shawnee Mission School District said its had complaints about large groups playing sports on district fields while schools are closed for the cornavirus emergency.
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exterior of Bass Pro building in Independence, MO
KMBZ News Staff
April 02, 2020 - 9:18 am
Bass Pro argued to remain open, citing a Missouri State Statute that prohibits the state, county or any municipality from restricting gun sales during an "emergency."
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a view of downtown Kansas City, Missouri from the south looking north
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KMBZ News Staff
April 01, 2020 - 8:55 am
Two KCPD members test positive for COVID-19. "The members are home and we look forward to their return to work once the virus runs its course," the department said in a statement.
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stacks of filled black trash bags
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Dan Weinbaum
March 31, 2020 - 7:29 am
KCMO residents can put out up to 12 bags at no extra cost during a no-tag trash bag amnesty in April. The Stay-at-Home order due to the coronavirus pandemic is disrupting spring clean-ups around the city and creating more residential trash.
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Kansas Governor Laura Kelly
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KMBZ News Staff
March 25, 2020 - 7:01 am
No need to rush out to renew your driver's license or plate tags in Missouri or Kansas. KS driver's license offices are closed, MO issues 60-day extension, and tax deadlines pushed.
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COVID-19 Mobile Testing Site
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KMBZ News Staff
March 24, 2020 - 7:36 am
The focus is on testing for the coronavirus, but severe weather may hamper efforts for drive-up test sites in the Kansas City Metro.
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