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    Reagan Great Communicator Debaters compete in Independence

    By Michael Bushnell Northeast News I NDEPENDENCE, Missouri — Over 20 students from eight high schools in Western Missouri gathered this past weekend at Truman High School to compete for over

    House of Cards collapse

    Joe Jarosz Northeast News April 17, 2015 KANSAS CITY, Missouri — The famous apartment complex with playing cards murals on […]

    Meeting addresses crime concerns

    Michael Bushnell Northeast News April 16, 2015 KANSAS CITY, Missouri — Protecting the community is the number one priority in […]

  • Support? What support?

    April 14th, 2015
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    This ol’ newsy dog remembers the old days well. When another Historic Northeast neighborhood group asked a neighboring association for support on an important issue, you knew, as a neighborhood association


    Springtime violent flash mobs

    April 7th, 2015
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    Well this ‘lil doggie is happy the temperatures are finally climbing out of the cellar and we’re able to enjoy a relaxing day


    Bunny’s picks

    March 31st, 2015
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    Well it’s been a while since this old pooch has thought of candidate endorsements. The Northeast News, as a rule, haven’t offered endorsements, but this time we’re going to let fly


    Banning the ban

    March 24th, 2015
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    This feisty news-pooch learned last week that the Missouri House of Representatives debated and passed a ban on bans.


    Demolition Fever

    March 10th, 2015
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    The Kansas City School District, as part of its master planning process, has put James Elementary School on a list for demolition and replacement.


  • Justice, Jackson County style

    March 4th, 2015
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    Last week, 37-year-old Anthony Contreras made a court appearance in relation to his being shot in the face last June by police when he tried to flee from his residence in


    Pet projects over infrastructure

    February 25th, 2015
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    The city released its new budget for the next fiscal year and this infrastructure minded news-dog is seeing a lot of red this week.


    Letter to the Editor: Help expand Medicaid options in Missouri

    February 18th, 2015
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    Dear Editor: Missouri has an opportunity to expand Medicaid to provide health insurance to single parents and childless adults who earn up to 138% of the federal poverty level, or about


    Forward, into the past

    February 11th, 2015
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    The Citizens Association of Kansas City Inc., whose influence is slipping quickly with this round of endorsements, had apparently chosen to catapult itself right back in to 1999, endorsing some very


    Promising the Moon

    February 4th, 2015
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    Kansas City’s municipal election is on the horizon and the hot air political promises are already starting to fly.