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KMBC Channel 9 News
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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Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports
Marc LaVoie
March 04, 2019 - 5:57 am
Kansas City, MO - Royals catcher Salvador Perez may have to undergo Tommy John surgery after damaging the ulnar collateral ligament in the elbow of his throwing arm in a workout. The team is waiting on a second opinion from the Los Angeles Dodgers team physician before making a decision on surgery...
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Rebecca Crockett
March 04, 2019 - 5:00 am
Kansas City, MO - Those ill symptoms you're experiencing at work may have nothing to do with the typical illnesses this time of year. If you feel sick when you're at work, it may be the office building you work in. It's called "sick building syndrome", and it's real, says to Dr Steve Stites with...
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Kansas City's Morning News
March 01, 2019 - 7:32 am
Kansas City, MO - Paul Kavanaugh is an attorney in Kansas City who decided to take some of his earnings to form a charitable foundation that is helping people thousands of miles from home. "I grew up in a large family, five brothers and sisters, and we all grew up on welfare," Kavanaugh remembers...
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Marc LaVoie
March 01, 2019 - 6:17 am
Kansas City, MO - There's an old adage about March coming in like a lion and going out like a lamb. The lion is roaring this weekend in Kansas City, where bitter cold temperatures are predicted, along with four to seven inches of fresh snow. The next system will affect eastern Kansas and a large...
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KCI / Edgemoor
KMBZ News Staff
February 28, 2019 - 5:52 pm
Kansas City, MO - In an 11-1 vote, the KC city council has approved a final development agreement with Edgemoor. This was the final step before demolition could begin on Terminal A, making way for the construction of a single terminal for Kansas City Internaitonal Airport. Surprisingly strong vote...
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