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Bill Grady
March 27, 2017 - 3:23 pm
Kansas City, MO - The Linwood Shopping Center at the corner of Linwood Boulevard and Prospect Avenue is getting a makeover. A new grocery store and shopping center should be completed in roughly a year. A ceremonial groundbreaking took place and a very real demolition began this morning. The center...
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Mike Mahoney/KMBC-TV
March 27, 2017 - 10:53 am
Story updated 6:00pm Monday, 27Mar17 Kansas City, MO - Oak Park High School, in the Northland, was put on lockdown for much of the day on a reported shooting/bomb threat. The lockdown was lifted mid-afternoon after Clay County Sheriff's Department gave the all-clear. Earlier in the day, while...
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Michael Ronnebaum
March 25, 2017 - 11:32 am
The FBI is asking you to keep an eye out for a wanted attempted murder suspect who could be in Kansas City. 26 year old Frank Junior Sanches is wanted out of Jefferson County Colorado for his alleged involvement in a shooting. Sanchez is 5'10", weighs around 200 pounds, has black hair, brown eyes,...
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City of Kansas City, MO
Bill Grady
March 24, 2017 - 8:12 am
Kansas City's new budget has been approved, and officers in the police department did not get everything they wanted. The city council voted "NO" on a request by Local 99 of the Fraternal Order of Police for an additional $1.7 million in KCPD spending. The budget is friendly to public safety,...
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Peggy Breit, KMBC Channel 9
March 23, 2017 - 6:14 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - A Kansas City, Missouri, man is accused of causing a car crash that killed his two young sons. Jackson County prosecutors on Wednesday charged 41-year-old Brian Keith Moyer with two counts of involuntary manslaughter. He's also charged with leaving an accident scene, driving...
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Marc LaVoie
March 22, 2017 - 10:24 am
KC Water is issuing a precautionary boil water advisory to customers who may have experienced low water pressure due to water main break. The affected area is bounded by E. 47th Street on the north, Blue Parkway on the south, Coal Mine Road on the west, and I-435 on the east. Also affected is an...
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Kara Marxer
March 22, 2017 - 4:37 am
The Boston Pops orchestra is performing Friday night at Kansas City's Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts. The show is called "By George! The Boston Pops Plays Gershwin." The concert will be an unusual one, said conductor Keith Lockhart. "When we go on tour we often play such a wide variety of...
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Demolition of an old hotel
Dan Weinbaum
March 20, 2017 - 12:33 pm
Kansas City, MO - The Royale Inn is nearly no more. Demolition began on the old hotel at the corner of The Paseo and Independence Avenue Monday morning. The demo is part of the $12 million Paseo Gateway project the city has launched to revitalize and beautify this section of the Historic Northeast...
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Kansas City Public Schools
Michael Ronnebaum
March 20, 2017 - 6:01 am
Two students from the Paseo Academy of Fine and Performing Arts are in Washington DC for the National Arts Advocacy Day. The academy is part of Kansas City Public Schools. Seniors Khalil Odums and Ben Rauth won the trip because of essays they wrote about "Why Education Matters". Normally, only one...
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March 17, 2017 - 3:35 pm
Bill Grady, a longtime reporter for KMBZ, was named the honorary Irishman of the Year by the St. Patrick's Day Parade Committee for the 2017 Kansas City parade. His connection to the old sod is strong and he's done in-depth reporting of the exploration of his family connections on both sides of the...
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