Northland

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Dan Weinbaum
May 31, 2019 - 1:08 pm
UPDATE: 31may19 The 152 bridge over I-35 is coming down tonight. It's part of a major overhaul of the highway 152 corridor that links Kansas City, North with Liberty. During the bridge demolition tonight - all northbound and southbound traffic underneath the 152 Bridge will be detoured - up and...
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Marc LaVoie
May 09, 2019 - 4:56 am
Northland residents went to City Hall to voice their continuing frustration about trash service in their neighborhoods. People said their concerns have not been resolved. The main problem is failure to pick up garbage as scheduled on a consistent basis. "Since the beginning of the year I have had...
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Jim Cunningham
October 04, 2018 - 4:37 am
The long wait is nearly over on the widening of a dangerous stretch of road in the Northland. When it was first designed in 2007, North Woodland Avenue was supposed to have four lanes. In 2011, the project stalled due to a lack of funding. In 2015, several council members, including Heather Hall,...
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Jim Cunningham
September 19, 2018 - 4:33 am
A run-down, shuttered Northland eyesore receiving a new purpose. Three different hotel chains, most recently Howard Johnson, have tried to make a profit with the 11-story building off I-29, near Tiffany Springs Parkway. The dilapidated structure was sold last November and will be converted into a U...
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KMBZ News Staff
September 05, 2018 - 12:15 pm
Kansas City, MO - Another person has been caught on camera dumping trash and other items inside Kansas City. This time it's in the Northland. The man has been captured on camera dumping on three seperate occasions around 9500 N. Shannon Rd., near KCI, according to Alan Ashurst, an investigator with...
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Jim Cunningham
July 19, 2018 - 8:17 am
Kansas City, MO - After repeated issues regarding the collection of trash in the Northland, city officials say they are taking steps to address the problems. Thousands of Kansas City residents north of the river have been dealing with accumulating garbage for a while. It all came to a head after...
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Marc LaVoie
June 25, 2018 - 7:01 am
Kansas City Police are investigating a 14-year-old girl's report of a man grabbing her during a run Saturday morning. The girl says she did not recognize the man who approached her in the Brook Ridge subdivision, near NE 108th Street and Missouri 291. "It's a safe place the majority of the time,...
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The first photo shows the crushed Chevy truck with its front end managled; the second photo is coins spread across the highway
Kansas City Police
Kara Marxer
June 07, 2018 - 1:24 pm
Kansas City police say one person is in critical condition after a crash involving an armored truck. The accident happened in the eastbound lanes of 152 Highway near Shoal Creek Parkway. The driver of a Chevy pickup rear-ended a Brinks truck that was stopped in traffic around 11:30 a.m. Thursday. #...
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Lauren Arthur Campaign
Marc LaVoie
June 06, 2018 - 5:09 am
Missouri State Rep. Lauren Arthur (D) defeated State Rep. Kevin Corlew (R) on Tuesday in a special election to fill the vacated District 17 seat for Missouri Senate. Arthur won by 20 points, picking up 14,674 votes to Corlew's 9,917. "I recognize that this was not a landslide, that this is still a...
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Photos: Official Candidate Websites
Marc LaVoie
June 04, 2018 - 6:54 am
A special election that will determine who fills an open Missouri State Senate seat is getting attention from people far outside the Northland district if affects. Republican Kevin Corlew, an attorney, and Democrat Lauren Arthur, a former teacher, are competing for Clay County's District 17 Senate...
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