• Unofficial Results: Aug. 4 Primary Election

    August 4th, 2020
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    At 10:08 p.m., Jackson County had 136 of its 136 precincts fully reporting, and at 11:42 p.m., Kansas City had […]


    Man gets 40 years for killing teen outside mosque in 2014

    August 4th, 2020
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    Today a Jackson County judge sentenced Ahmed Aden, 40, to 40 years in prison for killing a 15-year-old Somali boy […]


    Mattie Rhodes Center Summer Youth Programming Underway

    August 4th, 2020
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    Mattie Rhodes Center’s (MRC) youth programming has officially started for this summer. New health guidelines released by the local government […]


    City plans Landlord and Tenant University as eviction moratorium expires

    August 4th, 2020
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    The Neighborhood and Housing Services Department of Kansas City, along with facilitators from Legal Aid of Western Missouri will hold […]


    COVID-19 impacts parks staff and operations

    July 31st, 2020
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    The Kansas City Parks and Recreation Department is feeling the impact of COVID-19. With parks being utilized at an unprecedented […]


    August 4 Election Cheat Sheet

    July 30th, 2020
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    Jackson County Prosecutor & Jackson County Sheriff Missouri Senate District 9, 11, Missouri House District 23 Missouri House District 19, […]


    Library tackles COVID-19 myths

    July 29th, 2020
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    By Lucas Cuni-Mertz The Kansas City Public Library will be hosting a discussion tonight at 6:30 p.m. tackling myths surrounding […]


    Back the Blue rally meets protesters at KCPD HQ

    July 29th, 2020
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    Supporters of the Kansas City, Missouri Police Department (KCPD) gathered outside the department’s downtown headquarters Tuesday evening. Across the street, […]


  • Charges filed in fatal Northeast beating

    July 29th, 2020
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    A Kansas City man is being charged for a fatal beating of a Northeast man on June 15, 2020 at […]


    Back To School 2020

    July 29th, 2020
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    Violent crime uptick draws community attention

    July 29th, 2020
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    Michael Bushnell Publisher Roughly thirty Independence Avenue stakeholders and community members met Thursday, July 23, at the offices of the […]


    Isle of Capri Casino to undergo $61 million redevelopment

    July 29th, 2020
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    Abby Hoover Managing Editor As Isle of Capri Casino transitions to new ownership, plans are in the works for a […]


    Special Committee for Legal Review Considers Local Control

    July 29th, 2020
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    Abby Hoover Managing Editor The legal review committee considered Ordinance 200496 at its Tuesday, July 21, meeting. The ordinance calls […]


    Pendleton Arts Block artists sponsor Tai Chi classes

    July 29th, 2020
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    Abby Hoover Managing Editor The artists of Pendleton Arts Block, 2300 Independence Ave., are hosting Tai Chi for Pendleton Heights […]


    August 4 Candidate Guide

    July 29th, 2020
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    MISSOURI HOUSE DISTRICT 19 Ingrid Burnett Ingrid Burnett (Incumbent) assumed office in 2017. After a 30 year career in elementary […]


    KCPS opt into distance learning, delay start date

    July 24th, 2020
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    KCPS has delayed school until after Labor Day, will start with distance learning.


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