Not all the news is nice but tonight we take a peek at Jodie and her enduring body of work along with some of the top local news stories for right now . . .
TKC TOLD YOU SO: Unions Call The Shots On Airport Deal
KCI's future is up in the air after the city council rejected memo of understanding with Edgemoor. Now, the people tasked with building the terminal are calling for someone else to lead the project.
Seeking Justice In JoCo
A federal lawsuit alleges that a 12-year-old Kansas girl was raped by a boy in a school bathroom after a teacher failed to supervise their return to a classroom. The girl's mother filed suit Thursday against Olathe Public Schools, the school board and the student who allegedly assaulted her daughter, The Kansas City Star reported.
Scary KCK Sweep
KANSAS CITY, Kan. - A joint operation Friday by the U.S. Marshals and Kansas City, Kan. Police took several suspects into custody and a trove of guns, cash and drugs off the streets. Kansas City, Kan. Police Chief Terry Zeigler tweeted late Friday that his officers assisted the US Marshal's Service in an operation that started around 3:30 p.m.
Keeping Convicts Out Of Jail
People coming back to Kansas City after being discharged from prison will get a 90-day supply of prescription medications instead of a 30-day supply under a grant-funded program announced Friday. The program is called "Healthy Transitions" and it started in St. Louis last year.
The Other Home Team Keeps Rolling
While the focus has been on the Royals pursuit of first baseman Eric Hosmer, there hasn't been much discussion about what Kansas City will do if (or when) Hosmer doesn't return. Normally at this stage of the game there has already been some talk of future replacements or even Plan B, C and D.
And this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .