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Two cows stand next to a small pond in a pasture
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KMBZ News Staff
September 16, 2019 - 7:20 am
Kansas City, MO - Last week when the Trump administration rolled back the 2015 EPA on bodies of water in the U.S. Rep. Sam Graves of Missouri sent out a message on Twitter. "I’m glad farmers and millions of rural Americans can sleep a little easier knowing WOTUS has finally been laid to rest,"...
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Crime scene tape and police vehicles on residential street at night
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Marc LaVoie
September 13, 2019 - 6:51 am
INDEPENDENCE, Mo. -- A Jackson County sheriff's deputy shot and killed a man Thursday evening in Independence. Deputies were trying to arrest the man, who was wanted on multiple felony warrants. The shooting was reported at 6:51 p.m. said Independence Police Officer John Syme. The deputy shot the...
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Close-up image of person's hand attaching charger cord to electric vehicle
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Bill Grady
September 12, 2019 - 7:12 am
Jefferson City, MO - Before long, it may cost a lot more to license electric cars in Missouri. Consumer Reports analyzed proposed legislation in Missouri to raise the existing EV fee to three times what the owner of a gasoline-powered car would pay next year. The publication also claims the fee...
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Clayton Scott / 'Below The Fold' Movie
KMBZ News Staff
September 03, 2019 - 6:11 am
Kansas City, MO - For filmmaker Clayton Scott, his feature film debut is especially close to his heart. It's set in Skidmore - a small town in Nodaway County in northwest Missouri with a history of violence and murder. Skidmore isn't far from where Scott grew up, and its history inspired his film...
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exterior of planned parenthood clinic
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AP News Staff
August 27, 2019 - 12:32 pm
Kansas City, MO - A new Missouri ban on abortions at or after eight weeks of pregnancy won't take effect Wednesday after a federal judge temporarily blocked it from being implemented. U.S. District Judge Howard Sachs put a pause on the law as a legal challenge against it plays out in court. Planned...
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Ricky Kidd with his granddaughter and Dana Wright
Dana & Parks
August 22, 2019 - 3:34 pm
Kansas City, MO - After 23 years in prison, convicted of a double slaying in 1996, Ricky Kidd walked free earlier this month - a judge finding "clear and convincing" evidence of Kidd's innocence in the crime. BREAKING: Circuit Court Judge Daren Adkins has issued an order finding Ricky Kidd is...
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Campaign Video
Marc LaVoie
August 12, 2019 - 7:16 am
Jefferson City, MO - Monday morning Missouri State Auditor Nicole Galloway officially announced her campaign for governor by releasing a video entitled, "Every Dollar." Galloway, 37, grew up in the St. Louis suburb of Fenton. Her video characterizes her as an independent watchdog against waste and...
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Kansas City's Morning News
August 07, 2019 - 5:39 am
In Kansas and Missouri, deaths from opioid overdoses are up. In Missouri, they're way up. New data from the Centers for Disease Control shows that in Missouri, deaths from overdoses increased by more than 200 from 2017 to 2018 from around 1,400 to 1,635. Officials in Missouri are worried about the...
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KMBZ News Staff
July 31, 2019 - 4:29 pm
Holt, MO - Law enforcement authorities announced the discovery of human remains during their search for two missing Wisconsin brothers at a farm in Braymer, Mo. The remains have not been identified, according to Clinton County Sheriff Larry Fish. Nick Diemel, 35, and his brother Justin, 24, (seen...
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Rebecca Roeber Facebook page
AP News Staff
July 31, 2019 - 12:15 pm
Lee's Summit, MO - A Missouri lawmaker who was injured in a vehicle crash earlier this year has died while on a vacation with her family. Rick Roeber said his wife, state Rep. Rebecca Roeber, died Tuesday in her sleep in Estes Park, Colorado, where their extended family was on vacation. He said the...
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