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Kara Marxer
November 09, 2017 - 6:28 am
Thursday Kansas City-area leaders are looking at ways to help opioid addicts and prevent more people from getting hooked. Stakeholders from the Jackson County Health Department, the city of Kansas City and the regional opioid task force are holding a summit to talk about a problem that continues to...
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© Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports
November 09, 2017 - 5:30 am
Royals manager Ned Yost is resting at a hospital near Atlanta after falling from an elevated platform on his property in Meriwether, Georgia. Yost fell while working on a deer stand on his property about 60 miles southwest of Atlanta. A Royals official told the Kansas City Star the accident...
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Edgemoor Infrastructure & Real Estate
November 08, 2017 - 12:14 pm
Supporters of a new terminal at the Kansas City International Airport got a big win Tuesday night, as KCMO voters overwhelmingly supported the plan. To talk about the vote and what comes next - Midday with Jaime & Wickett hosted guests Geoffrey Striker, Edgemoor Managing Director , and Jolie...
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Kara Marxer
November 08, 2017 - 6:45 am
A local woman is sharing her story after she was hit by an SUV on the Country Club Plaza last week. Police released surveillance photographs last weekend of the white Jeep Grand Cherokee that was involved in the accident. Sarah Hanson spent four days in the hospital after she was hit while crossing...
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City of Overland Park
Marc LaVoie
November 08, 2017 - 6:21 am
There was no upset in the mayor's race for Overland Park. Carl Gerlach defeated his first challenger in more than 10 years, Charlotte O'Hara, by collecting 63 percent of the vote. "We didn't run Muslims against Christians or Jewish, we ran an inclusive race because we all get along," Gerlach told...
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David Alvey Campaign
Marc LaVoie
November 08, 2017 - 5:33 am
Voters in Wyandotte County and Kansas City, Kansas narrowly chose David Alvey over incumbent Mark Holland for Mayor and CEO. Alvey, a school administrator and director of the Board of Public Utilities, won with 52 percent of the vote. "We've been walking door-to-door for about 30 weeks in a row on...
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Edgemoor Infrastructure & Real Estate
Bill Grady
November 08, 2017 - 4:31 am
It was a big win for supporters of the single terminal plan at Kansas City International Airport. It was not close. The $1 billion project passed with 75 percent of the vote. "It's a little bigger than I expected but it only goes to show we should never underestimate the people of Kansas City,"...
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November 07, 2017 - 7:19 am
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) - A jury has been unable to reach a unanimous decision about whether to order the execution of a former middle-school football coach convicted of kidnapping, raping and murdering a 10-year-old girl. The Springfield News-Leader reports that jurors heard arguments Monday from...
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Kara Marxer
November 07, 2017 - 6:39 am
The man who reported someone had painted vile, racist graffiti on his car in Manhattan, touching off criticism of the city and Kansas State University, vandalized the car himself, Riley County Police said. Dauntarius Williams, 21, reported Nov. 1 that someone had vandalized his vehicle, which was...
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