We start our morning 1st look with tribute to classic Lucy and her enduring body of work. From there we move forward and take a look at top MSM links for today. Checkit:
More KCMO HQ2 Deets Coming Soon
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Kansas City announced that it will reveal details of its proposal to convince Amazon to build its headquarters in Kansas City. Amazon is promising 50,000 jobs and a $5 billion investment in the city that wins its new headquarters.
Social Justice Off-Season Training
The idea was born last summer. The inspiration hit all at once. On a steamy July day in Atlanta, Royals general manager Dayton Moore had taken his teenage son, Robert, to the Martin Luther King Jr. Center in the Sweet Auburn neighborhood near downtown. Moore had long admired the civil rights icon, he says.
Tragedy On Local Streets
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Kansas City police say a pedestrian was killed near 40 Highway and Phelps Wednesday evening. Officials believe the victim is a 52-year-old woman. It appears the dark pick-up truck was heading eastbound on 40 Highway when the accident occurred. A witness told 41 Action News that it appeared the woman walked into traffic.
Questioning Crackhead Tactics
BLUE SPRINGS, Mo. - On Monday, Cheri Crowley came to the home she and her husband recently sold. "Saw my garage door wide open, knew something was wrong," she said. Then her neighbor, Kristin Wood, told her she saw two men outside that afternoon. Wood said, "I knew that they were moving.
Kansas City Old School Ride Out Of Commission Despite Petition
One of Worlds of Fun's inaugural rides will be closing soon. The park announced Wednesday evening that Finish Fling's cycle is over. The final ride will come on Oct. 29. Finnish Fling was at ...
Helping Hand As Winter Approaches
Brookside Business Collecting Coats and Sweaters for Domestic Violence Survivors
Old School KCMO Street Life Reporting
Most of the buildings shown in this Southwest News Company postcard published in 1907 were demolished in the late 1940s to make way for the new 6th Street Expressway that connected the inter-city viaduct with downtown and Independence Avenue. Today that expressway is known as the north portion of the downtown loop.
Let It Whip by the Dazz Band is the song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .