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July 17, 2017 - 6:24 am
Some roadside areas in Lee’s Summit will soon be home to more than 40 acres of native prairie grasses and wildflowers. Crews will have to clear out some other vegetation before the seeds are sown. "This summer and fall mostly motorists will be seeing mowed areas that will be sprayed with herbicides...
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July 17, 2017 - 6:15 am
Law enforcement officials in the Kansas City metro area are dealing with 13 traffic fatalities in the past week. The latest person to die, 34-year-old Ryan Prince of Raymore, who crashed a motorcycle at a high rate of speed around 1:30 a.m. Saturday. "That's the last thing we want to do is dealing...
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July 15, 2017 - 8:23 am
Police in Kansas City are investigating a fatal hit and run that happened Friday at the intersection of 51st and Woodland. Investigators say at 1:30pm a gray Pontiac crashed into a white Hyundai. The driver and front seat passenger of the Pontiac fled the scene. A passenger in the back seat is now...
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July 14, 2017 - 11:56 am
Overland Park, KS - In early June, a woman entered a retirement facility at 81st and Santa Fe and stole medicaton from one of the residents, according to police. They say she identified herself as a healthcare worker to an eldery resident and asked if she was taking any pain medication and where...
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July 14, 2017 - 7:55 am
Law enforcement officers closed a section of 169 Highway because of a fatal crash Friday morning. A four-door car slammed into a retaining wall and caught fire. The flames scorched a retaining wall under Shoal Creek Parkway. Crews found a body inside the car. There were no other occupants. The road...
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July 14, 2017 - 7:55 am
A single car crash and fatality forced the closure of part of 169 Highway at Shoal Creek Parkway Friday morning. A sedan slammed into a retaining wall and caught fire. The flames scorched a retaining wall under the overpass. The driver of the car was found dead inside The highway was shut down...
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July 14, 2017 - 7:55 am
A single car crash and fatality forced the closure of part of 169 Highway at Shoal Creek Parkway Friday morning. A sedan slammed into a retaining wall and caught fire. The flames scorched a retaining wall under the overpass. The driver of the car was found dead inside The highway was shut down...
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July 14, 2017 - 7:44 am
Westbound lanes of Shawnee Mission Parkway in Merriam will be closed over the weekend for maintenance. The Kansas Department of Transportation says crews will perform pavement work between Interstate 35 and Mastin. Drivers on southbound I-35 will not be able to exit at Shawnee Mission Pkwy and will...
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July 14, 2017 - 7:22 am
The people who have been holding up QuikTrip's plans to expand a store in the Westport neighborhood got most of what they wanted. The West Plaza Neighborhood Association has been in a tug-of-war with QuikTrip over the store at Westport Road and Roanoke. Neighbors were concerned about increased...
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July 14, 2017 - 6:25 am
About 500 students in the North Kansas City School District are taking part in an athletic training program that was developed in partnership with Mosaic Life Care. The program has already been in place for high school students. It is now being expanded to serve middle schoolers. "I think it will...
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