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April 09, 2018 - 12:31 pm
The Missouri Department of Transportation and the state highway patrol are sending out the message - no phone in a work zone - for this year's National Work Zone Awareness Week running April 9-14. To drive the message home during a news conference, MoDOT featured employees who have been struck by...
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Michael Ronnebaum
April 06, 2018 - 7:24 am
The next generation of scientists are at Union Station this week. More than 1,100 area students are competing in the Greater Kansas City Science and Engineering Fair, which is one of the largest events of its kind in the country. Judges are considering entries in 15 categories, said Emily Meyer,...
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18th & Vine Jazz District
April 05, 2018 - 6:03 pm
Kansas City, MO - After more than an hour of debate, city council members approved a change to the liquor ordinance that would make it easier for bars and restaurants to get a liquor license in the Jazz District. The change passed with a 10-3 vote. The city's liquor laws had required businesses to...
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City of Kansas City, MO
April 05, 2018 - 11:53 am
Kansas City, MO - City leaders are recognizing the two year milestone of the KCMO Land Bank’s $1 Home Sale. The program is meant to encourage people to buy homes, rehab them and ultimately reinvest in neighborhoods. According to the city, in the span of two years every building on the original...
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Bill Grady
April 05, 2018 - 7:37 am
Metropolitan Organization to Counter Sexual Assault (MOCSA) is promoting a new campaign they hope will result in hope and justice. "Start by Believing" is part of Sexual Assault Awareness Month. Area police departments have signed on to spread the word that victims of sexual assault should not keep...
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Jim Cunningham
April 05, 2018 - 4:26 am
Kansas City, MO - For the past few months, the Kansas City International Airport has been working on a major remodel of Gates 87-90, the international gates. The changes are designed to create a smoother process for passengers and the airport itself. The international gate remodel sealed the deal...
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Marc LaVoie
April 02, 2018 - 11:35 am
The FBI is coordinating an effort in the Kansas City area to find and remove dangerous explosives from homes. The Kansas and Missouri Bomb Tech Working Group is on stand-by April 2 - 6 to pick up and dispose of potentially dangerous explosives throughout the Kansas City area. The FBI calls the...
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Kansas City's Morning News
March 30, 2018 - 5:00 am
Before they moved to Oakland, the old Philadelphia Athletics baseball team set up in Kansas City in 1955 and played in Municipal Stadium until 1967. A's owner Charlie Finley was known for gimmicks to draw attention and in 1964 added a woman to the radio broadcast booth. Betty Caywood was that woman...
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March 29, 2018 - 3:22 pm
Kansas City, MO - A Major League Baseball Urban Youth Academy has now opened in Kansas City just a short throw out the back door of the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum in Parade Park. A ribbon cutting this morning officialy marked the opening of the $21 million facility, half of which were raised...
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March 28, 2018 - 5:35 pm
Kansas City, MO - Royals catcher Salvador Perez will miss the next four to six weeks of baseball, after slipping while carrying luggage, causing a Grade Two tear in his MCL. Salvador Perez in knee brace after suffering a grade two MCL tear after slipping while carrying his luggage. Out 4-6 weeks. @...
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