CELEBRATE THE KANSAS CITY SNOW DAY!!!
I gotta be honest . . . Snow reporting isn't really my bag because the coverage is pretty standard, usually very sappy and mostly involves goofy reporters doing live shots on the crappy streets of this town.
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This is basically the day Kansas City stood still
Thankfully, most utilities are up and running so the situation isn't really so dire and mainstream media is mostly responsible for keeping people in their houses.
Most of this will melt by the end of the weekend so I'm wondering if I can get out of shoveling.
And now the avalanche of Kansas City snow links . . .
Mayor asks you to tweet ‘acts of kindness’ during storm - TKC hasn't been outside to step over a hobo all day.
WARNING: Don’t get out of your car
JJ's story not finished just yet: Official identity of Plaza victim delayed by storm
Jackson, Platte and Clay counties close courts due to weather
Longtime residents probably won't notice: Kansas City will suspend residential street plowing tonight
Heavy snow closes Bond Bridge and portion of 291 Hwy
Extremes and Global Climate Change: Record Snow For Kansas City
Snow paralyzes Kansas City
Hospitals put emergency plans in action for storm
KC’s streets are brutal even by Wisconsin standards
Response times get even worse: Ambulances have a rough time in winter storm
KDOT encouraging people to stay off Turnpike
Tow truck drivers hours behind as they work to clear cars off busy roadways
For those wanting to stock up on supplies, many grocery stores closing early
No Escape From Kansas City: All flights out of Kansas City International Airport are canceled until further notice.
OP police: Do not call for minor crashes
Metro bus service suspended due to snow
Th Snowpocalypse has arrived: The Kansas City region's largest winter storm in the last two years has tracked its way up from the desert southwest.