Northland

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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KMBZ News Staff
May 16, 2018 - 5:50 am
Updated 21May18... Kansas City, MO - A Mexican-national in the country illegally and who told police "voices tell him who to shoot" but that he decides, has now been charged with murder for the death of Russell Fisk on Friday, May 11th in the Kansas City Northland. Arnoldo Pompa-Rascon, 41, has...
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Susan Hiland / NKC Schools
KMBZ News Staff
May 09, 2018 - 6:00 am
Kansas City, MO - After decades of living life apart from each other, two high school sweethearts have tied the knot in front of Oak Park High School in the Northland. Tuesday, Philip Adams (class of 87) and Shelly Watkins (class of 89) stood on the front lawn of the school to say their vows as a...
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April 30, 2018 - 2:17 pm
Kansas City, MO - Metro drivers who use the Buck O'Neil Bridge to enter downtown Kansas City will be forced to find another route for the next seven months beginning May 19th. MoDOT will shut down all southbound lanes of the former-Broadway Bridge until December 1st. Workers are doing rehab work to...
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April 26, 2018 - 1:52 pm
There are now 10 cases of measles reported on the Missouri side of the KC Metro. Three of the cases are in children in the Liberty School District. Eighteen cases in Kansas are linked to a separate outbreak that started in a Johnson County day care. Symptoms of measles typically begin with a high...
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Screenland Theaters
Jim Cunningham
February 27, 2018 - 4:07 am
North Kansas City, MO - The 90-year-old Screenland Armour theater is expanding to accomodate more movie showings and longer engagements. The movie house in Northtown has survived while most independent theaters have closed to be replaced by huge multiplexes. Screenland, at 408 Armour Rd. in North...
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