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MO attorney general files criminal charges against piano store owner
It's been a busy couple of days in court for a former piano owner who's been the center of several KCTV5 investigations.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
The San Diego Union-Tribune
5 former Chiefs suing for brain injuries
Former Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Chris Martin, left, and his attorney Ken McClain, right, talk about their lawsuit filed today against the Kansas City Chiefs organization during a news conference in Independence, Mo, Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013.
Tony's Kansas City
Like A Tragic Country Song: Meth Town Man Trapped Between Two Trailers Now Dead
Click the Fox4 link for all the deets: "INDEPENDENCE, Mo. - A man died after being pinned between two tractor trailers, Independence police said Tuesday near Truman Road .
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Missouri sued over limits on health reform advice
A coalition of medical organizations and health care advocates has sued Missouri over its requirement that only state-licensed counselors can serve as navigators in a program aimed at helping consumers sign up for coverage under the new online health insurance marketplace.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
The Daily Gazette
Fueling holiday sales?
Motorists drive past a gas station selling regular unleaded gasoline for less than $3 a gallon Tuesday in Independence, Mo.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
UMB bank off Independence Ave. robbed
Police are on the scene after the bank was robbed about 3:19 p.m. It is located on Independence and Winner Road.
PRLog US Entertainment
Five More Awards for the Lady Justice Mystery/Comedy Series
Nov. 26, 2013 - INDEPENDENCE, Mo. -- The fifteen volume Lady Justice mystery/comedy series by award-winning author, Robert Thornhill, has received five new awards, bringing the total for the series to eleven.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Warneke's TipTop: A Kansas City icon
When John Warneke arrived in Jackson County, Mo. in 1866, Kansas City's population barely topped 15,000 souls, all intent on making a life in the newly-settled boom town on the edge of the frontier.
New trend: Colleges taking money from scholarship funds
William Gann, who lives in Independence, Mo., talks about fees involved with financing college scholarships.
Two Democrats urge Missouri education official to resign
Two Democratic state lawmakers called Tuesday for the resignation of Missouri's education commissioner, alleging she has "demonstrated a Emails show Education Commissioner Chris Nicastro interacted with a group developing a ballot proposal that would end teacher tenure and require that student performance guide employment decisions.
Missouri prioritizes pre-K funding, but programs 'patchwork'
Mathias Williams, foreground, Jamere Edwards and Aleah Padilla, all 2, are no strangers to visitors to their room at Jefferson City Day Care Center.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Family mourns 19-year-old found dead in Independence
After police found a 19-year-old shot to death in her car last week, a local family is preparing to say its final goodbyes.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
The Free Dictionary
Carrie Amelia Moore Nation was an American woman who was a radical member of the temperance movement , which opposed alcohol before the advent of Prohibition .
Sedalia News Journal
Endangered Silver Advisory alert issued
The Independence Police Department has issued an Endangered SILVER Advisory for a missing adult incident that occurred at 1436 South Ralston, Independence, Mo.
Two men die in crash near UCM
Two people were killed and a third person was seriously injured early Saturday morning after the car in which they were riding struck a tree near the University of Central Missouri Fraternity Complex.
Missouri legislators plan to review tower bill
Language in a recently enacted Missouri law regarding municipalities' regulatory control over wireless infrastructure and telecommunication towers has prompted state legislators to review the original bills when they return to session in January.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Lee's Summit Tribune
TMC President Receives Leadership Award
Truman Medical Centers President/CEO John W. Bluford accepted the 2013 Gail L. Warden Leadership Excellence Award presented by the National Center for Healthcare Leadership on Tuesday, November 19, during a ceremony in Chicago, IL.
Wendy's on Independence in Springfield unveils redesign
The Wendy's at 2125 E. Independence St. is the first in Springfield to feature the chain's new restaurant design.