missouri

Sam Masterson
August 06, 2020 - 9:09 am
Lake of the Ozarks mayor defends viral videos of huge crowds… He says his town has had 9.1 million – which is more than the previous two years combined.
Read More
FILE - In this Jan. 27, 2019, file photo Cori Bush poses for a portrait to promote the film "Knock Down the House" at the Salesforce Music Lodge during the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah. Bush, a onetime homeless woman who led protests following a white police officer's fatal shooting of a Black 18-year-old in Ferguson, Mo., ousted longtime Rep. William Lacy Clay Tuesday in Missouri's Democratic primary, ending a political dynasty that has spanned more than a half-century. Bush's victory came in a rematch of 2018, when she failed to capitalize on a national Democratic wave that favored political newcomers such as Bush’s friend, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. (Photo by Taylor Jewell/Invision/AP, File)
AP News Staff
August 05, 2020 - 8:02 am
Cori Bush, a onetime homeless woman who led protests following a white police officer's fatal shooting of a Black 18-year-old in Ferguson, ousted longtime Rep. William Lacy Clay Tuesday in Missouri's Democratic primary, ending a political dynasty that has spanned more than a half-century. Bush's...
Read More
Sam Masterson
July 22, 2020 - 8:11 am
At a Missouri prom and graduation ceremony, 19 students tested positive for COVID-19. According to a press release from the school, both events were held with CDC guidelines in mind.
Read More
A headshot of Robert Courtney overlaid against a background of the exterior of Research Medical Center
KMBC / KMBZ
KMBZ News Staff
July 14, 2020 - 10:26 am
Robert Courtney, the former Kansas City pharmacist sentenced to 30 years in prison for diluting drugs meant for cancer patients and others, will be leaving prison early but will remain in federal custody.
Read More
A close-up of a man smoking a marijuana cigarette joint.
Cabezonication / Getty
KMBZ News Staff
July 10, 2020 - 12:48 pm
The Kansas City, MO city council has voted to strip the crime of marijuana possession from the city's code of ordinances, effectively decriminalizing the use of marijuana in the city.
Read More
Eric Sykes
July 09, 2020 - 2:19 pm
A Missouri camp has shut down after more than 80 children and staff members test positive for COVID-19. Officials reported that it happened at an overnight camp.
Read More
A doctor in a protective suit taking a nasal swab from a person to test for possible coronavirus infection
zstockphotos / Getty
KMBZ News Staff
July 08, 2020 - 5:20 pm
The KCMO city health department along with the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services will adminster up to 2,000 COVID-19 tests July 13 - 15 for restaurant workers.
Read More
a view of downtown Kansas City, Missouri from the south looking north
Getty / tomofbluesprings
KMBZ News Staff
June 29, 2020 - 1:15 pm
A new citywide mask mandate went into effect Monday in Kansas City, Missouri. A similar rule begins Tuesday for KCK/Wyandotte County. Jackson County is expected to set out a similar rule later in the week.
Read More
KMBZ News Staff
June 22, 2020 - 11:52 am
Kansas City, MO (AP) - The American Civil Liberties Union of Missouri is calling on school districts in Kansas City and St. Louis to remove police officers from schools.
Read More
Randy Harrington, Bigfoot enthusiast, poses next to a rock w the word 'Bigfoot" spray painted on it
Randy Harrington Facebook
Rebecca Crockett
June 15, 2020 - 1:12 pm
A Leavenworth man is on a mission to not only capture imagery and footage of Bigfoot in the wild, but to be the first to prove it really does exist. His adventures featured in amateur documentary on Amazon Prime.
Read More

Pages