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March 07, 2017 - 9:58 pm
Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens urged citizens to stay strong during his visit Tuesday to Oak Grove, which was heavily damaged by an EF-3 tornado Monday evening. The governor posted the following statement on his Facebook account: I’d ask all Missourians to stop today and say a prayer for the people...
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Grandview Police
March 07, 2017 - 10:02 am
Grandview, MO - The storm that pounded the Kansas City Metro on Monday night also struck Grandview hard. The National Weather Service determined 80mph straightline winds damaged nearly 200 homes. No injuries were reported. Several buildings in the industrial area were also damaged. Three commercial...
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March 07, 2017 - 8:06 am
OAK GROVE, MO - The National Weather Service in Kansas City estimated an EF-3 tornado struck the small community on the eastern edge of the Metro. Around a dozen business suffered some damage, and nearly 500 homes had varying degrees of damage. Some homes were destroyed. A dozen people were injured...
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March 06, 2017 - 10:32 pm
Multiple wildfires burning across the western part of Kansas have threatened multiple communities. Governor Sam Brownback signed a state of disaster emergency declaration to activate National Guard troops. About 15 counties are affected by the fires, and about 10 communities forced to evacuate,...
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March 06, 2017 - 10:12 pm
Ten years have passed since a massive tornado destroyed 95 percent of Greensburg, Kansas. The city is planning a memorial for the 11 people who died and a celebration for how far the city has come since May 4, 2007, when the EF5 roared through. "When the sirens went off, we went to our basement,"...
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March 06, 2017 - 9:54 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Crews plan to assess the damage Tuesday after the National Weather Service says at least two tornadoes touched down in the Kansas City area. Several homes were damaged or destroyed in the Kansas City area Monday night as a line of severe storms moved across the state. KMBC...
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March 06, 2017 - 6:35 am
OLATHE, Kan. (AP) - An Indian man wounded in an apparently racially motivated shooting that killed his friend at Austins Bar and Grill in Olathe has told detectives the gunman asked if their "status was legal." Johnson County court officials released a redacted affidavit Monday for 51-year-old Adam...
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