KC Metro

cars seen from behind in a traffic jam
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KMBZ News Staff
February 21, 2020 - 4:05 pm
The idea of a toll express lane to ease traffic congestion on US 69 in Overland Park, KS is being explored right now.
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Man in winter coat shoveling driveway during heavy snowstorm.
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Marc LaVoie
January 10, 2020 - 9:14 am
Kansas City, MO - The entire Kansas City area is included in a Winter Storm Warning that has been issued by the National Weather Service. The warning begins at 6 p.m. Friday and continues through 9 p.m. Saturday. The forecast for Friday calls for rain, which is expected to begin to freeze after 5 p...
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KMBZ News Staff
November 06, 2019 - 5:37 am
Kansas City, MO - On November 4, the Trump Administration formally notified the United Nations of its intention to withdraw the U.S. from the Paris Climate Accord, an Obama-era hallmark policy to fight against climate change globally. While climate change isn't being tackled by the currently in...
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KMBZ News Staff
May 28, 2019 - 12:24 pm
Kansas City, MO - The potential for destructive weather in the KC Metro is high this Tuesday afternoon and evening, according to the National Weather Service office in Pleasant Hill. A Tornado Watch for the entire KC Metro has been issued until 10pm. A tornado watch has been issued for parts of...
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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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Marc LaVoie
November 26, 2018 - 6:24 am
Kansas City, MO - The National Weather Service reported 6.5 inches of snowfall Sunday in Kansas City, Missouri; St. Joseph got 8.8 inches; and Excelsior Springs got 7.7 inches. On the Kansas side of the stateline, Lenexa reported 7 inches; Overland Park got about 6.5 inches; and Kansas City, Kansas...
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KMBZ News Staff
November 09, 2018 - 1:45 pm
Businesses are rolling out the red, white and blue carpet this Veterans Day offering discounts and sometimes free meals and services to military veterans and active duty personnel. These lists are not comprehensive, but you'll find lots of shops and restaurants here in the Kansas City Metro. Time...
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Gardner-Edgerton USD 231
Jim Cunningham
November 09, 2018 - 6:07 am
One of the teams remaining in the Kansas 6A football playoffs is undefeated Gardner-Edgerton, which failed to win a single game in 2017. The obvious difference for the school in southern Johnson County is Ryan Cornelsen, the Trailblazers' new head coach, who comes to the Metro from Hutchinson...
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Jim Cunningham
October 24, 2018 - 7:26 am
A local team of ghost hunters says Kansas City has no shortage of scary places. For nearly a dozen years, members of Kansas City Paranormal have walked down narrow hallways, climbed dark staircases and squeezed into a lot of creepy places. Co-founder Jan Schoeler says the Veil Mansion and...
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