Just a few more important topics for consideration tonight . . .
Kansas City Lady & Doggie Escape
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Fire crews are on the scene of a fire at an apartment complex in south Kansas City. The fire broke out sometime before 3:30 p.m. at Three Fountains Apartments. There are no reported injuries at this time. The cause of the fire is still under investigation.
Toy Train No Vote Expansion
The Kansas City Streetcar Authority on Wednesday endorsed a proposed route extension north to Berkley Riverfront Park along the Grand Street Viaduct. A feasibility study found extension was the most practical and affordable route. "This is a really unique opportunity," Streetcar Authority executive director Tom Gerend told the board, adding that an extension would knit the riverfront to the streetcar's current end point in River Market.
Friday Night Car Threat Aftermath
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Jackson County Prosecutors charged a 30-year-old Kansas City man with harassment and making terroristic threats after police say he threatened employees and their families at Auto Bank KC, 6901 E. Front Street, when the business informed him they would have to repossess his vehicle if he didn't catch up on payments.
Show-Me Missouri Crackdown
Law enforcement agencies across Missouri that use DWI checkpoints to catch drunk drivers won't be able to use federal money to pay for them starting July 1. That's when the new fiscal year gets underway. The Missouri Dept.
Happy Rock Allegations
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- A Gladstone teenager said he was shocked at how quickly he found himself staring down the barrel of a gun after he thought he was just letting a group of strangers bum a cigarette. Authorities on Wednesday said they have charged Marcellus Anderson, 20; Khadeem Lamar Fisher, 21; Antonio Hernandez with 1st degree robbery.
And this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .