KCMO

Marc LaVoie
May 24, 2018 - 5:44 am
Kansas City, MO - The city would like the public's help to identify two men seen in the act of illegal dumping loads of garbage. Still images show the men backing a trailer into a vacant Land Bank property near 51st Street and College. The vehicle is believed to be a white Ford Expedition. The men...
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KMBC Channel 9 News
Marc LaVoie
May 23, 2018 - 7:16 am
Kansas City Police say the driver of a Dodge Charger died in a crash shortly after they attempted to stop the vehicle for speeding at Truman Road and Jackson Avenue. An officer pursued the vehicle briefly before calling off the chase around 3 a.m. Wednesday. An accident was reported minutes later...
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Kara Marxer
May 23, 2018 - 6:10 am
Kansas City administrators are trying to come up with solutions for senior citizens and lower-income people who are looking for quality, affordable homes. "We're falling behind in a lot of areas," said John Wood, Director of Neighborhood and Housing Services in Kansas City. The city is dealing with...
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KMBZ News Staff
May 21, 2018 - 5:32 pm
Kansas City, MO - An advisory committee has recommended that the new yet-to-be-built single-terminal at the Kansas City International Airport be named for civil rights figure Martin Luther King, Jr. The committee was charged with discovering ways that the legacy of MLK, Jr could be honored in a...
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KMBZ News Staff
May 17, 2018 - 2:14 pm
Kansas City, MO - The grocery store chain Hy-Vee has secured naming rights for the now-former Kemper Arena in the West Bottoms. The new name will be Hy-Vee Arena. It was to be called Mosaic Arena, however in February 2018, Mosaic Life Care released its naming rights sponsorship. The 44-year-old...
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KMBZ News Staff
May 14, 2018 - 2:38 pm
Kansas City, MO - A man in a wheelchair truck by a hit-and-run driver near 11th and Charlotte has died. Police say Phillip M. Noel, 50, was crossing 11th St in a motorized wheelchair in a marked crosswalk when he was struck by a white sedan. The impact crushed the wheelchair and Noel was sent to a...
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April 30, 2018 - 2:17 pm
Kansas City, MO - Metro drivers who use the Buck O'Neil Bridge to enter downtown Kansas City will be forced to find another route for the next seven months beginning May 19th. MoDOT will shut down all southbound lanes of the former-Broadway Bridge until December 1st. Workers are doing rehab work to...
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April 26, 2018 - 3:30 pm
Kansas City, MO - Police have released surveillance video of a man seen walking near the scene of a murder at 9th and Brooklyn earlier this week. Police think this may be the gunman who shot and killed utility worker Johnathon Porter, 23, on Tuesday morning. Video of KCMO: 9th & Brooklyn...
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April 25, 2018 - 12:42 pm
Kansas City, MO - American Jazz Museum executive director Cheptoo Kositany-Buckner is stepping down from her post. She informed the KCMO Finance and Governance committee this morning. BREAKING: American Jazz Museum director Cheptoo Kositany-Buckner tells me she plans to step down and leave the...
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Marc LaVoie
April 16, 2018 - 6:45 am
Baseball fans, eager to catch a glimpse of the Kansas City Royals and the Los Angeles Angels' new phenom, Shohei Ohtani, went home disappointed on Sunday. With temperatures hovering in the 30s, a message on the scoreboard at Kauffman Stadium announced that the game had been called off because of...
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