We begin our morning with glimpse at Leanne goodness and then get going from there . . .
Kansas City Petty Crook Push Back
A Kansas City convenience store is using humor to fight back against thieves...and it's working. There are more than two dozen cameras set up inside area Fav Trip stores. But the mere existence of the cameras didn't deter thieves...until the chain's founder took to social media with his own spin on the surveillance video.
Golden Ghetto Face-Off
The Lenexa Police Department is looking for a man who they say is responsible for a number of hit-and-runs and a carjacking that happened on Wednesday. Officers are searching for Raymond Anthony Cornejo Jr., 37. Police say Cornejo is wanted in connection with a series of crimes, including robbery, auto theft, fleeing police and hit-and-run.
Cleaning Up KCFD
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A wife of a 22-year veteran of the Kansas City Fire Department has raised nearly $50,000 to get extractor washing machines in all the fire stations. Dawn Eddings started a GoFundMe and various community groups have stepped up to raise money for the machines that remove carcinogens from their bunker gear.
KC Winter Last Stand???
Temperatures will be heading in the right direction for us today. We'll see a high in the mid-20s.
Kansas Politico Tribute
Former Kansas Sen. Bob Dole will receive the Congressional Gold Medal Wednesday.Dole, 94, was awarded the Bronze Star for his service in World War II. A machine gun injury nearly killed him and forever cost him the use of his right arm.
Kansas City Northland Doggie Comeback
UPDATE, 6:05 p.m. - There is a happy ending to this story. The family informed KCTV5 News the dog was found and is safe. ---- ORIGINAL STORY A crash on icy roads over the weekend has led to a desperate search. A family's emotional support dog, named Diesel, escaped after the wreck at Agnes and Cookingham in the Northland.
Get Well Soon, Great Value Gronk
Kansas City Chiefs tight end Travis Kelce will not be playing in this year's Pro Bowl after he withdrew from the game due to injury on Tuesday. Delanie Walker headed to the Pro Bowl to replace Travis Kelce who opted out due to injury.
Kodak Black - Roll In Peace feat. XXXTentacion is the song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .