Saturday, July 08, 2017

The Kansas City Saturday Link Look

Hottie Lucy inspires this weekend update and a quick peek at all the important Kansas City links for right now. Take a look:

Clay's Kansas City Coverage

Virginia-Based Activist Clay Chastain Campaigns For New Kansas City Transit Plan

Longtime Kansas City transit activist Clay Chastain on Friday launched another campaign for a ballot initiative to create what he called an all-electric, "state-of-the-art transit system." Question No.

Always Running In KCK

'It was just strictly escape:' Man who served time for running from police shares thought process

KANSAS CITY, Kan. - A police chase involving an alleged stolen car on Friday ended with three people facing charges, including two juveniles. Previous story: Deputies arrest 3 suspects after high speed chase in Jackson County The chase began around 1:30 p.m.

Golden Ghetto Water Trouble

New law prompts closure of Roeland Park water slide until aquatic center gets inspection and permit

ROELAND PARK, Kan. -- A new state law in Kansas means new regulations for municipal pools with water slides. The Kansas Amusement Ride Act considers pool slides 15-feet tall and above as amusement rides. The slide at the Roeland Park Aquatic Center will remain closed until an inspector can come out and all the paperwork is finished to get the proper permits.

Joco Car Crime Spree

Overland Park police warn of increase in car burglaries

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. - It's another busy weekend in the metro, but when you're out and about you may be a prime target for thieves. Police in Overland Park are gearing up to protect apartments and hotels in the 435 Corridor. Hawthorne Apartments near 119th and Nall has been a hot spot for car burglaries.

Tragic Find As Family Mourns

Body of man who went missing in June found in Missouri River

The body of Matthew Johnson, who went missing on June 18 of this year, has been found in the Missouri River in Carroll County. According to a Facebook posting on the Carroll County Sheriff's Office's page, an unidentified man's body was found in the river on July 3.

Coldplay - A L I E N S is the song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .


Just the Facts Please said...

So what Roeland Park only slide that closed?

Anonymous said...

This is sad and I feel bad about this kids death, but you can't even go to the river in rural areas without worrying about a body floating by.

Anonymous said...

More river pollution...