• I’ll take panic and hysteria for $500, Alex

    March 18th, 2020
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    If anyone would have told this Newsdog a month ago that the United States would be living through what we […]


    Out of control

    March 11th, 2020
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    Last week, the second fire in as many weeks broke out in a large transient encampment in the wooded areas […]


    Journalism, the Northeast News through an intern’s eyes

    March 4th, 2020
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    Kalie StrainEditorial Assistant I made the decision to major in journalism on a whim and it has been a wild […]


    Cut, cut, cut

    February 26th, 2020
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    The new City budget is out and, for all intents and purposes, it should have come with a pair of […]


    Community journalism, why it matters

    February 19th, 2020
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    Last week, McClatchy, the company that owns the Kansas City Star, declared Chapter 11 bankruptcy, transferring control of the city’s […]


    Time for change

    February 12th, 2020
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    Last weekend, the Newsdog traveled to Austin, Texas to assist with the Ronald Reagan Great Communicator Debate Series.  While visiting […]


    A bright light now gone

    February 5th, 2020
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    Kansas City lost a bright light earlier this week when noted journalist, radio host, foodie, and author Charles Feruzza passed […]


    Prosecutorial Malfeasance

    January 29th, 2020
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    Once again, to no surprise of this critically-thinking Newsdog, Jackson County Prosecutor Jean Peters Baker has failed to keep citizens […]


  • A week at the Northeast News

    January 22nd, 2020
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    By Greta Serrin This last week, I spent my time as a Potter Digital Ambassador at the Northeast News. I […]


    Defining Community and Journalism

    January 15th, 2020
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    The Dog has long advocated for and practiced community journalism and have often noted its difference from the mainstream media.  […]


    Dismount

    January 8th, 2020
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    And just like that, thirteen years of community policing goes out the window. Kansas City’s Mounted Patrol Unit has officially […]


    The 8600

    December 31st, 2019
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    Sometimes the Dog has to shake her little head and just revel in the abject stupidity that is the Jackson […]


    Derailing the TIF Train

    December 18th, 2019
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    Last week, the Kansas City Public School District issued a press release condemning the roughly $100 million in incentives offered […]


    No Free Lunch

    December 11th, 2019
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    There are a couple of old adages that this NewsDog uses that would apply to last week’s passing of an […]


    Winning the Internets

    December 4th, 2019
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    Last week, the Historic Northeast community won the local internet singlehandedly and all it took was a stray goat wandering […]


    Jackson County’s message to taxpayers: Pay up, sucka!

    November 27th, 2019
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        That’s the takeaway from last Thursday’s Jackson County Board of Equalization meeting in which the board chose to […]


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