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Kansas City Drunken Labor Day Crackdown
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- People celebrating Labor Day weekend in Kansas City will have the reassurance of a large police presence working to stop drunk drivers. For some, Labor Day weekend marks the end of summer fun. Liz Blackburn looks forward to the Irish Festival year after year.
Kansas City Artsy Brain Waves
Painter Melissa McCracken says ugly music does exist, but nothing that looks so bad she has to turn it off. It really only gets as homely as some brown around the edges of a twangy country song. Funk and soul are vibrant. Jazz is sparkly. Radiohead has a lot of layers.
Dead Tree Disaster Click-bait
Could flooding like in Houston happen in Kansas City?
Local Thievery Report
KANSAS CITY, MO - A metro area business owner woke up on Friday morning to find his vehicle had been ransacked. It was parked outside of his home when the crime happened, just hours before he was set to open his used car lot.
Inconvenient Kansas City Gunfire
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A man suffered a gunshot wound Friday afternoon while sitting in a car at a gas station. The man's wound was not life-threatening, police said. There's no word on what led to the shooting near East 45th and The Paseo. Detectives are looking for clues to lead them to a suspect.
Cowtown Survival Story
The family who were stuck on the roof of their Overland Park home while flood waters rose around them Aug. 22 are trying hard to return to normal life with some help. Yahir VanVollenhoven and his family have been organizing, cleaning and rebuilding for the past two weeks.
Kansas City Barley Ambrosia
Fall festival season is upon us! And the first festival kicking off the season next Saturday, September 9, is one of the year's best. KC Beer Fest has had it's ups and downs over the last decade (anyone else remember going when it was on the top of the parking garage at the Legends??), but they've hit their stride at Power & Light in the last couple of years.
Jackie Wilson -- "I'll Fly Away" is the song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .