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Johnson County Sheriff's Office
Marc LaVoie
November 16, 2017 - 5:31 am
Jackson County prosecutors on Tuesday added to the charges against a man found sleeping in a Lenexa storage unit with his children. Justin Rey was with his daughters, ages two years and four days, when police made contact with him last month. His wife's dismembered body was there too, in a cooler...
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Bill Grady
November 15, 2017 - 5:06 pm
The Shawnee Mission Medical Center has joined the MD Anderson Cancer Network. Shawnee Mission Health CEO Ken Bacon says it's a "groundbreaking partnership" that will give cancer patients in the KC Metro another option for treatment. Dr. Bill Murphy (pictured speaking) , MD Anderson physician's...
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November 15, 2017 - 3:35 pm
Kansas City, MO - A woman is warning her Waldo neighbors after finding raw hamburger meat stuffed with what may be rat poison pellets in her backyard on Monday. Shannon Broderick says she can't figure out why someone would want to hurt her dog, a one-and-a-half year old Grand Pyranees. Broderick...
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November 14, 2017 - 4:54 pm
The Food and Drug Administration has issued a public health warning about kratom , an herbal supplement used by some to treat chronic pain, help with opioid withdrawals, and is used recreationally. There have been 36 deaths associated with kratom in the US, and the FDA says, hundreds of calls made...
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Dan Weinbaum
November 14, 2017 - 2:56 pm
Kansas City, MO - A forest, of sorts, has sprouted along Southwest Boulevard. A forest of coffee pots. A small grove of metal poles has sprung up on the edge of a parking lot just across from The Roasterie, a coffee company founded in KC, under the DC-3 airplane, named Betty, that rises over the...
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