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KMBZ News Staff
October 24, 2019 - 5:59 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The Bureau of Labor Statistics released a new report showing that so far this year in Kansas City, around 1,900 manufacturing jobs have been lost. Former Kansas City Manufacturing Network Executive Director Donna Gordon told KMBZ it's been a tough year for the manufacturing...
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Bill Grady
October 23, 2019 - 9:04 am
Kansas City, MO - The citizens group Save the Paseo is gearing up for a public vote November 5th, when members hope to restore The Paseo name to one of the city's most historic thoroughfares. The group's campaign is designed to reverse a city council vote renaming The Paseo after Dr Martin Luther...
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KMBZ News Staff
October 23, 2019 - 4:59 am
Kansas City, MO - This year, Autumn colors could be less vibrant and may not be around for very long. Moisture, sunlight, temperature and fungus can make or break those beautiful Fall colors, and if the conditions are wrong, ugly yellow and brown leaves can quickly paper the ground, according to...
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Bill Grady
October 22, 2019 - 9:16 am
Kansas City, MO - Jackson County legislators hoped for a load of information on the property reassessment mess when they held a Monday session on the subject. They were disappointed. Homeowners in the county are still wondering what to do about valuations that suddenly sent their tax liabilities...
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Ripple Glass
KMBZ News Staff
October 22, 2019 - 5:47 am
Kansas City, MO - When the brewers at Kansas City's biggest and most popular brewery realized how much glass they, and others across the Metro were wasting, they decided it was time to do something about it. That's when Boulevard Brewing Company set up Ripple Glass, to fill the void left by Kansas...
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Civil War reenactors fighting with rifles and bayonets.
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KMBZ News Staff
October 21, 2019 - 9:32 am
Kansas City, MO - The Battle of Westport took place 155 years ago this Wednesday, October 23rd. The engagement of the American Civil War is sometimes referred to as the Gettysburg of the West. It was the largest Civil War battle fought west of the Mississippi River, with close to 32,000 men in blue...
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KMBZ News Staff
October 21, 2019 - 5:57 am
Kansas City, MO - At least 200 people are losing their jobs after Union Pacific announced it will transfer operations away from Neff Yard in Northeast Kansas City. For decades, the yard was busy and booming. Lately, though, it has been bustling a little bit less. Trains Magazine correspondent and...
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Oct 17, 2019 Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes (15) lies on the ground after a play in the second quarter against the Denver Broncos at Empower Field at Mile High.
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KMBZ News Staff
October 18, 2019 - 10:26 am
DENVER (AP) - It was a costly win for the Kansas City Chiefs over the Denver Broncos Thursday night. The Chiefs snapped a two-game losing streak but lost quarterback sensation Patrick Mahomes, who injured his right knee in the second quarter. He was injured on a sneak. He is a big reason why Kansas...
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KMBZ News Staff
October 18, 2019 - 5:50 am
WASHINGTON -- Congressman Elijah Cummings was a civil rights icon and was a fixture of house committee hearings for years. His booming voice and intense style of questioning earned him one of Washington's most powerful jobs - chairman of the House Oversight Committee. Congressman Elijah Cummings...
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Carpenter Collective
KMBZ News Staff
October 17, 2019 - 5:03 am
Kansas City, MO - You've seen their art - at Boulevard Brewing Company, Spin! Pizza, on your Sonic cup, and even at the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. And it was designed right here in Kansas City. Campaigns created by the artists at Carpenter Collective are everywhere, and cofounder Tad Carpenter...
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