• What’s Happening

    Northeast Newscast Episode 34 – the expansion of Healing House w/ Executive Director Bobbi Jo Reed

    By Paul Thompson Northeast News This week on the Northeast Newscast, managing editor Paul Thompson sits down with Healing House […]

    ‘Revive the East Side’ legislation is heading to City Hall

    By Paul Thompson Northeast News Sixth District KCMO Councilman Scott Taylor held a press conference at City Hall on Thursday, […]

    KCPS maintains provisional accreditation

    By Paul Thompson Northeast News Kansas City Public Schools (KCPS) earned 89.5 of a possible 140 points in its 2017 […]

  • Local Weather

  • Priests of Pallas: A gala harvest festival

    October 25th, 2017
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    By Michael Bushnell Northeast News In the late 1880s, Kansas City was awash with excitement that it too would soon […]


    Delaware one of the city’s oldest streets

    October 18th, 2017
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    Michael Bushnell Northeast News Most of the buildings shown in this Southwest News Company postcard published in 1907 were demolished […]


    Park lit up the night and imaginations

    October 11th, 2017
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    Michael Bushnell Northeast News   Electric Park View is the title of this postcard published in 1913 for Electric Park […]


    In the beginning, Northeast High School is newly constructed

    October 4th, 2017
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    Michael Bushnell Northeast News According to the Nor’easter, Volume 1, Number 1, under the leadership of Editor Nathan Scarritt, the […]


    Racetrack’s legacy endures

    September 27th, 2017
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    Michael Bushnell The Northeast News The Kansas City-Smithville Race Track grandstands and the first turn are pictured on this postcard […]


  • Kansas City’s First Streetcars

    September 20th, 2017
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    by Michael Bushnell Northeast News Kansas City’s street railway began humbly in 1869 with the advent of small, animal-drawn  cars […]


    Benton Circle: The Early Days

    September 13th, 2017
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    By MICHAEL BUSHNELL Northeast News This week, we feature a card John Straley published between 1925-1930 titled “The Benton Circle,” […]


    Community still served from stately edifice

    September 6th, 2017
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    In January of 1885 a lot at the corner of 9th and Harrison was purchased by T.M. James for the […]


    A tribute to the American worker

    August 30th, 2017
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    By Michael Bushnell Northeast News The postcards shown this week are real photo postcards from the estate of long-time Northeast […]


    Memories of the 1908 flood

    August 23rd, 2017
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    By M. Bushnell The Northeast News This week’s postcard shows the result of countless days of rain and the lack […]