We start the evening news look with tribute to Sammy hotness and a quick look highlights from the evening news cycle . . .
Thanks To TKC Readers For This News On A Train Crash Near Water Works Park
Plaza Struggles For Survival
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The Country Club Plaza has been a favorite spot for Kansas Citians and travelers from around the globe since it was established in 1922. Through the decades, it's housed large department stores as well as mom-and-pop shops. Lately, moving sale signs have appeared in the windows of popular stores -- but some stores aren't leaving.
Show-Me Scathing Attack On Missouri Guv
Dear Claudia, Because of your recent elevation as one of the most famous college students in Missouri, I thought you might be able to help me. Last week, of course, you became an internet sensation after a fellow Missouri State University student emailed every Claudia on campus to try to find you.
KC Police Call For Justice
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Kansas City Police released a photo Tuesday of the truck a 9-year-old boy was riding in Saturday night when he was fatally shot. Dominic Young Jr., or D.J. as his family calls him, was with his dad just before midnight Saturday, driving near 71 Highway and Emmanuel Cleaver II Boulevard when they were caught in the crossfire of a shootout.
KCMO Artsy Help Wanted
Kansas City Museum seeking artists for work at Corinthian Hall
Helling Pens Development Promo
In the middle of a chilly winter, green shoots grow on Troost Avenue. Twenty-five years ago, writing that sentence would have been impossible. Troost - the traditional Kansas City boundary separating white from black, well-to-do from poor - seemed a hollowed-out disaster, an unfixable mixture of boarded-up storefronts and broken sidewalks.
Traffic Tragedy Tonight
Johnson County authorities say one person has been killed in a crash off of 133rd Street in Olathe. Johnson County Med-Act said authorities were called to the area of 133rd Street and South Greenwood in Olathe around 2:40 p.m. One car went off the roadway in that area and caught fire.
And this is the OPEN THREAD for tonight . . .