Jess & Jodie inspire us to polish up some of the Kansas City top links for today. Take a peek:
Kangaroo Lady Talks B-Ball Culture
Jacie Hoyt grew up in the basketball gym. She watched her mother, Shelly Hoyt, build a program, emphasizing the importance of passion and work ethic. Only then came Hoxie High School's 107-game winning streak and four straight state championships.
No Clue On Westside Blaze
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The cause of that massive fire on Southwest Boulevard last week may never be determined. Fox 4 checked with fire investigators Tuesday, and they say the cause is officially undetermined, and it seems it will stay that way. Investigators never went inside the burned out building, and the demolition process is already underway.
Social Media Slap Fight Fodder
KANSAS CITY, Kan. - Kansas City, Kansas has safest drivers in the country according to Allstate's latest annual Best Driver's Report. The report listed Kansas City, Kansas as having the safest drivers in the nation. "We've really noticed a direct correlation between hard breaking and collision," Allstate Insurance Agent, Tim Waltrip said.
Meth Town Mall In Trouble
INDEPENDENCE, Mo. -- A long-standing shopping center in Independence is facing an uncertain future. The owner of Independence Center, Simon Property Group, is about to default on a major loan. The situation is concerning to many in the community. Independence Center is more than just a mall to Jody Kahlich.
Former Kansas Politico Hates TrumpCare
In a post Tuesday on the Health Affairs blog, former Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius calls the Republican health care plans passed by the House and proposed by the Senate "a very cruel war on the poor."
Airport Ordinance Nod
Members of the Kansas City Council will begin considering a proposal Wednesday to put a new airport terminal on the November ballot. The plan, proposed by City Councilwoman Katheryn Shields, is pretty straightforward. It would ask voters to authorize issuance of public airport bonds, up to $990 million, to "construct a new passenger terminal at Kansas City International Airport."
The Kansas City Forecast
Damaging wind and damaging hail will be possible with this system
And this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .