3 hrs ago
Canon City Daily Record Newspaper
Lucile Thornton celebrates 101st birthday
On the day she was born, the SMS Motke led several German warships into Hampton Roads, Va., to meet President Taft.
7 hrs ago
The Kansas City Star
Independence police release photos in statue theft
The male polar bear at the Kansas City Zoo is off exhibit and is being treated with gastrointestinal medication, officials said Tuesday.
9 hrs ago
Independence police want to question 2 men in $75K statue theft
Independence police say they want to question two men about the theft of the iconic statue outside the National Trails Museum.
11 hrs ago
Councilwoman hosts public meeting on vacant school
An area school has become an eyesore for neighbors and now a councilwoman is asking for feedback on what should be the next step for the property.
18 hrs ago
6-foot statue stolen from Independence museum
INDEPENDENCE, Mo. -- Independence police are looking for the people who stole a 6-foot statue from the National Frontier Trails Museum during the weekend.
19 hrs ago
Springfield police: Man shot stranger on Saturday out of anger
Prosecutors say a man was shot in the stomach on Saturday at a Springfield convenience store parking lot because an Independence man -- a stranger to the victim -- could not control his anger.
Mon Jun 17, 2013
Farm to Fork in Metro Kansas City
Are you interested in locally raised and prepared foods? Have you tried to find fresh food for your home and for eating out? Check out these local places to explore.
Sun Jun 16, 2013
The Jersey Journal
We like Mikiah; No Colin Powell; BEN Column, June 16, update 2
The column that asks, if a tree cries when yoiu cut it down., does it cry when it falls down? Michelle DeMarco, who was manning the big board for signatures at the Bridgetion Health Walk Saturday, works out three times a day.
Sat Jun 15, 2013
Tony's Kansas City
Kansas City and Meth Town Double Bank Robbery & Standoff Saturday
The Kansas City area seems desperate for cash this weekend. Here's a look at today's local bank robbery spree and subsequent standoff reporting which might reveal that sometimes crime "spillover" splashes back.
Fri Jun 14, 2013
NBC Action News
Scene clearing at Interstate 70 crash
The accident, reported at about 6 a.m. in the westbound lanes of Interstate 70 between Little Blue Parkway and I-470 in Independence, involved two cars, authorities said.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
Faces of Kansas City: Boulevard Drive-In celebrates unique anniversary
It's no secret that drive-in theatres have been struggling. There are less than 370 left in the U.S. Kansas City, though, is the only city in the country to have three.
Police Investigate Dead Body At Independence & Brighton
Police were called to a vacant lot behind the Fast Stop at Independence & Brighton this morning at around 6am on the call of an unresponsive individual in a homeless camp.
Viral Video: Pup Escapes Animal Shelter
Meet, "Squeaky," a 2-year-old American bulldog mix who is becoming an internet sensation after learning how to escape from this shelter in Independence, Mo.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
Serious injuries reported in wreck on I-435 near Worlds of Fun
A Phoenix mom was arrested Sunday on suspicion of injected her 5-year-old daughter with methamphetamine and amphetamine, Tolleson police said.
KSDK-TV Saint Louis
Mo. dog knows how to open doors without help
Meet Squeaky. She's a 2-year-old American bulldog mix who lives in this animal shelter in Independence, Mo.
Independence woman says payday loan company threatened her
Many people use payday loan companies when they need money fast, but an Independence woman said a representative from a loan company threatened to have her sent to jail if she didn't pay up.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
NBC Action News
VIDEO: Sly shelter dog can open doors
Squeaky the dog figured out how to open doors at her pet shelter in Independence, Mo.
Henry - retirement' only means minor change
Patrick Henry retired this spring as a Lincoln University professor - but it may be more of a "retirement" in name only.
Sun Jun 09, 2013
The Kansas City Star
Festival of Fountains overflows with fun
Kansas City’s fountains are much like the neighbors you see but whose names you don’t know.