Tonight we track the upward career trajectory of Holly Peers along with all of these important Kansas City mainstream media links including the rigged airport pitch.
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The Kansas City Monday Fix
Four companies have submitted bids to convert KCI from its current 3 terminals into a single-terminal airport. The local firm, Burns & McDonnell originally suggested it would design, build, and finance the new terminal. Then, three other firms - AECOM, Edgemore, and Blue Scope also submitted bids to the city.
Local Bad Example
Craig Slawson knows a lot about oil exploration, a business his family has been in for 60 years. In that industry, when you find a "play," you've identified a geological region where conditions are ripe for discovering oil fields, lots of them.
Meth Town Double Take
INDEPENDENCE, Mo. - Officers in Independence, Missouri are working two separate shootings in as many days, just blocks apart from each other. One is being investigated as an aggravated assault. The other is the result of a reckless gunman. Sam Stott works in the Hawthorne Place Apartments in Independence.
Guman's Family Rage Against KCPD
Kansas City Police shot and killed Dantae Franklin, 24, of Leavenworth, Kan., near 34th Street and Montgall Avenue on Sunday afternoon Aug. 6, 2017. The family claims the police used excessive force in the shooting. Police said Franklin refused police commands to drop a handgun he had leveled at them.
Tigers Do More With Less
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) -- Administrators at the University of Missouri in Columbia are working to maintain research and education opportunities despite proposed budget cuts and job eliminations. The university released a budget proposal in May calling for the elimination of more than 300 jobs and about $60 million in budget cuts for fiscal year 2018, the Columbia Daily Tribune reported .
Newsflash: Kansas Teen Guv Candidate And Weed Winning?!?!
TOPEKA, Kan. - He won't even be able to vote, but a 16-year-old Wichita high school student says he's serious about his bid to run for governor of Kansas. Jack Bergerson has filed to run as a Democrat in the 2018 race for governor of Kansas, saying he wanted to give people another option, The Kansas City Star reported.
Kansas City End Game
The Royals have been sliding a bit since the calendar turned to August, but due to the mediocrity of the American League, they still find themselves smack in the hunt for a post-season spot.
And this is the OPEN THREAD for tonight . . .