The Kansas City, Kansas, Public School Board approved a new masking requirement for all students for the upcoming 2021-22 school year in a meeting Tuesday evening. All students will need to wear masks. The school district said exceptions will be made for students with specific health exemptions.
Two men were killed early Friday in a shooting in the Armourdale neighborhood, Kansas City, Kansas police said. Authorities said that person arriving at work just before 5 a.m. in the in the 700 block of Pawnee Avenue called 911 to report finding two men who did not appear to be breathing.
A natural birth center is closing in Kansas City, Kansas. Supporters blame Kansas insurance regulators and their policies for the closure. A birthing room at the New Birth Company has a bed for delivery or a bathtub or a very traditional method. Sign up for our Newsletters
KANSAS CITY, KS (KCTV) -- One suspect is dead after an officer-involved shooting Friday afternoon in Kansas City, Kansas. The shooting happened near the area of 50th and Vista at around 3:46 p.m. on Friday. Police say they were dispatched to a domestic disturbance in the area.
The Wyandotte County Sheriff’s Office said it is investigating a shooting that took place Tuesday afternoon at St. Margaret’s Park that left one person in critical condition. The sheriff said the shooting took place around 11:30 a.m. and both the Kansas City, Kansas, Police Department and sheriff's office deputies responded to the call at the park located off S. Seventh Street in KCK.
Detectives are asking for your help in an overnight homicide at 40th and Barber Ct. Officers were called to the scene of a shooting call. They found a man in his late teens outside a home. He had been shot and killed. Sign up for our Newsletters
Officials with the Kansas Department of Health and Environment, and local law enforcement, have a strong warning: Stay out of the water at Big Eleven Lake in Kansas City, Kansas. Water from the 3.8-acre manmade fishing lake, was tested this week and found to have large levels of toxic blue-green algae.
KANSAS CITY, KS (KCTV) -- A deadly shooting that killed a 15-year-old from Kansas City, Kansas remains unsolved as family and friends gathered to hold a vigil to remember the teenager. Fifteen-year-old Kaden Bauswell’s family members describe him as a loving big brother.
The Kansas City, Kansas Police Department is investigating a Monday morning homicide after someone was found dead in a vehicle. Police said officers were dispatched to the 3100 block of Kimball Avenue in Kansas City, Kansas, around 7:13 a.m. to investigate a shooting call. Sign up for our Newsletters
KANSAS CITY, KS (KCTV) -- UPDATE (6/13) The Wyandotte County Sheriff's Office says a boy who nearly drowned in a pool last weekend is on life support. The sheriff's office say the teen "has no brain activity" and is on life support "until his family takes him off" of it.
Jun. 12—Jéssica Delboni is not one to sit idly by when she believes something belongs to her — like the Invicta Fighting Championships' atomweight belt. Three weeks ago, the Brazilian-native Delboni (11-3) fought in an atomweight title match against defending champion Alesha Zappitella (9-2).
Police in Kansas City, Kansas, have launched a homicide investigation after a woman's body was found near the Kansas River early Saturday morning. Officers received a 911 call from the Turner Boat Access at 6:49 a.m. The caller said they found a body lying on the ground near the boat ramp.
To help make sure kids are getting enough food to eat this summer, the Kansas City, Kansas Public School District is starting a grab-and-go meal service Monday. The district has set up six locations where young people or their families can pick up meals: Sign up for our Newsletters
Police in Kansas City, Kansas, said a teenage girl has died after a two-vehicle crash Monday morning on State Avenue between 73rdand 75th streets. The Kansas City, Kansas, Police Department said in a news release that six people were injured in the crash, but Chelsey Updike, 16, of Kansas City, Kansas, died Wednesday at an area hospital due to injuries sustained in the crash.
Police in Kansas City, Kansas, said six people were injured – including one person critically – after a two-vehicle crash on Monday morning on State Avenue between 73rd and 75th streets. KCKPD said five of the six people injured in the crash are in stable condition and two of the victims had to be extracted from the vehicles.
Police in Kansas City, Kansas, said a man has been charged in the shooting death of his neighbor in March. James Edward Merrick Jr. was arrested earlier this month in Topeka and has been charged in the March 31 killing of Mark Winner. Sign up for our Newsletters
Police in Kansas City, Kansas are investigating a homicide Tuesday afternoon. Authorities said officers were called to a shooting in the 1300 block of South 29th Street and found one person dead at the scene.A second person was taken to a hospital. Sign up for our Newsletters
Police in Kansas City, Kansas, said they are investigating a homicide Tuesday.Investigators said police officers were called just after 1:30 p.m. to the 4100 block of Sortor Drive where they found an adult male dead.Sign up for our Newsletters No other information was released.
KANSAS CITY, KS (KCTV) – A man will spend the rest of his life in prison after being sentenced for murdering a mother and her two children in KCK, then setting their house on fire.Ismael Caballero was sentenced to 176 months in prison for the murder of Yazmin Rodriguez-Santillan.
KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — One person is dead and another is hospitalized after a wreck in Kansas City, Kansas, that police believe was caused by a driver running a red light.The accident happened about 6:45 p.m. Sunday.Police say the initial investigation shows that a vehicle was speeding when the driver ran a red light and struck another vehicle in the intersection.