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  • Buzz: Reasonable expectations

    December 29th, 2021
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    The News Dog would like to talk a little about Community Journalism and reasonable expectations. When a citizen picks up […]


    Marriage: A Bad Idea

    August 18th, 2021
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    Lexi GarciaEditorial Assistant One of the many things people think about when they get into relationships is whether or not […]


    The coronavirus is far from over

    August 11th, 2021
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    by Tatum Goetting The COVID crisis is not over, and Missourians should not act as if it is. We’re tired […]


    The Northeast community should care more for its high school facilities

    August 4th, 2021
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    by Corbin Smith For many high school students, sports are an integral part of their lives. Some students even rely […]


    BUZZ: Parks conditions worst in 30 years

    June 16th, 2021
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    Absolutely shameful. The abject laziness and uncaring attitude exhibited by KCMO Parks and Rec Employees charged with keeping Kessler Park […]


    Effects of a blank page

    June 2nd, 2021
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    Roughly 60 days ago, the team here at the House of News made the bold decision to publish our March […]


    Pet ownership comes with responsibilities

    May 26th, 2021
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    Nikki Lansford Editorial Assistant If you’re an avid Facebook user who consistently peruses any page pertaining to the Northeast, then […]


    Mayor Q’s Corrupt Cronies Volume I

    May 26th, 2021
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    Once again, Kansas City Mayor Quinton Lucas has shown his true, City-Charter-shredding, open-meeting-violating colors by deliberately making backroom deals with […]


  • A lifeline for community news

    April 7th, 2021
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    What was born in a “spit-balling” session during our weekly staff meeting discussing how to drastically increase revenue lost when […]


    The Walmart-ing of Community News is why locally owned community newspapers are struggling.

    March 24th, 2021
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    The scene is repeated frequently across America. A new Walmart store opens in the community and a giveaway is held […]


    Inching toward local control

    January 13th, 2021
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    On December 17, just prior to the City Council’s holiday recess, Kansas City Mayor Quinton Lucas filed a resolution with […]


    “Gifts” from King Frank and the Legislators

    December 9th, 2020
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    Yep, you read that right, the Christmas display sponsored by the Jackson County Parks Department down at Longview Lake was […]


    Where the sun don’t shine

    November 11th, 2020
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    This community-minded NewsDog is hoppin’ mad and no, it has nothing to do with the results of last week’s Presidential […]


    Missing In Action

    October 14th, 2020
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    Oh-where-oh-where has Jean Peters-Baker gone, oh-where-oh-where can she be? Where’s Waldo? This civics minded News Dog would certainly like to […]


    Braggin Rights!

    October 7th, 2020
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    Once again we here at the House of News have been honored by our peers in journalism for our editorial […]


    Voter Registration Deadline for the November Election is October 7

    September 30th, 2020
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    State representative Ingrid BurnettGuest columnist This is the last week to register to vote in the General Election on November […]


    Follow the process

    September 23rd, 2020
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    Diane EustonGuest Columnist I’m an historian who focuses on Kansas City’s unique and fascinating past who was one of the […]


    Time for action

    September 2nd, 2020
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    We’re done. This News Dog is sick of the ongoing lawlessness and criminal actions of the vagrants who continue to […]


    Rearranging the deck chairs

    August 26th, 2020
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    If you’ve driven by the intersection of I-435 and Winner Road/US 24/Independence Avenue over the last few years you’re more […]


    City council gone rogue

    August 12th, 2020
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    If ever there was a reason for the Kansas City Missouri Police Department to remain under state control, your gone-rogue, […]


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