Wyandotte County Sheriff
October 05, 2017 - 9:17 am
KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — A 20-year-old driver has been charged with killing two passengers in a crash while fleeing from police in Kansas City, Kansas. The Kansas City Star reports that Zackery Smith was charged Wednesday in Wyandotte County with two counts of felony first-degree murder. Police say...
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August 07, 2017 - 10:04 am
Two teenagers are dead after a shooting in Kansas City, Kansas. Three teens inside a vehicle were shot just after 9 p.m. Sunday near 61st Street North and Haskell. One died at the scene, and the second died later at a hospital. The third victim is hospitalized with non-life threatening injuries. A...
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KMBC Channel 9 News
Marc LaVoie
August 04, 2017 - 6:58 am
Kansas City, KS - A well-known KCK businessman was shot to death outside the Family Dollar store at 63rd Drive and Parallel Parkway on Thursday afternoon. Derrick Horton sold deep-fried catfish dinners with crinkle-cut french fries and soul food-inspired side dishes at Charlie D's Catfish and More...
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Bill Grady
July 10, 2017 - 3:36 pm
Kansas City, Kansas - A ribbon cutting marked the officl opening of a new patrol station on Metropolitan Avenue. The new South Patrol station was built with community outreach in mind, says KCK Chief Terry Zeigler. The patrol station is about 6,000 square-feet, has a community room and cookout...
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July 06, 2017 - 5:15 pm
The Unified Government of Kansas City, Kansas and Wyandotte County has released its proposed budget for 2018, and property owners in KCK should be happy. The budget calls for a reduction in the KCK property tax rate from 41.8 mils to 39.8 mills. That would be a 4.8% reduction. The 2017 budget also...
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June 30, 2017 - 11:46 am
Kansas City, KS - A Wyandotte County deputy faces felony charges for stealing money intended for the Sheriff's office, according to the county prosecutor. Jay Pennington,38, was team leader for the WYCO sheriff's Offender Registration Unit (ORU) and responsible for taking cash fees from registered...
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June 16, 2017 - 11:29 am
Kansas City, KS - General Motors announced today it was eliminating one production shift out of three at its Fairfax plant in KCK. The move will happen in September and impact 1,000 workers. The company says the decision was prompted by declining demand for mid-sized cars. The Fairfax plant...
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