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    KCPS School Board votes to demolish Thacher Elementary School

    Joe Jarosz Northeast News Feb. 26, 2015 KANSAS CITY, Missouri — A decision has been made by the Kansas City […]

    KCUMB helps its students prepare for the worst

    Controlled chaos. Last week, Second year medical students at the Kansas City University of Medicine and Bioscienes took part in mock disaster, which was part of the Advanced Disaster Life Support

    Northeast’s Most Wanted

    Alberta M. Taborn Black female, 44 Height: 5'7" Weight: 167 lbs. Last known address: 3621 White Ave. Wanted: Jackson County, Height: 5'7" Weight: 167 lbs. Last known address: 3621 White Ave. Wanted: Jackson County, Weight: 167 lbs. Last known

  • 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.


    Paybacks are hell

    January 28th, 2015
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    Infrastructure be damned, we’re gonna have us a streetcar! Despite the fact that voters overwhelmingly rejected the second phase of Kansas City’s ill-fated streetcar last year at the ballot box, the


  • ReStart Project has Waldo Smokin

    January 21st, 2015
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    Well the folks down in the Waldo area are hoppin’ mad at reStart Inc., for practicing the Housing and Urban Development’s scattered site model.


    Cherry Picked

    January 14th, 2015
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    Feelin’ picked on? Singled out? This crafty news-pooch has learned that a number of small business owners along Independence Avenue have been issued citations by the city for illegal signage.


    Year End Wrap Up

    January 7th, 2015
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    As the new year gets under way, this news-dog would like to take a moment to reflect on what has been a stellar year in terms of achievements for the Historic


    Character Content?

    December 31st, 2014
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    This past weekend, we witnessed yet another mob type event that erupted at the Independence Center.


    Merry Christmas Fifth District

    December 24th, 2014
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    Christmas came early to Kansas City’s Fifth Council District this year in the form of the embattled Michael Brooks resignation.