Newsworthy fashions dominate our Monday agenda . . .
Kara Del Toro in Beach Bunny Summer 2018 Lookbook
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Documenting Kansas City Personal History
Every Friday during Morning Edition on KCUR 89.3, listeners get to hear intimate conversations between everyday people through StoryCorps - and soon Kansas Citians will get a chance to tell their own stories when the StoryCorps MobileBooth Airstream comes into town this summer. At KCUR's RadioActive Friday, StoryCorps founder Dave Isay formally announced the MobileBooth tour stop.
Weather Warning Tonight
Skies will quickly increase with clouds this evening, as storms fire up well to the northwest of our area this afternoon.
Tragedy On Ward Parkway Today
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - One person is dead after a one-car wreck at 88th and Ward Parkway. The car caught fire in the median between the northbound and southbound lanes of Ward Parkway. The northbound Ward Parkway lanes are closed near 89th. This is a developing story.
Seeking Fast Casual Conversation
Breaking News Raytown, MO - The Metro Squad is asking for help to identify a woman after a 30-year-old KCK man was shot to death outside of a Raytown restaurant Friday. Police are trying to identify the woman seen in surveillance images and video captured inside an Applebee's restaurant on 350 Highway in Raytown.
Cost Of KC Metro Sickness
Kansas City's two measles outbreaks are over, but officials are just starting to calculate the costs of containing them. The Kansas City Star reports that the city deemed the outbreaks officially over as of Monday, when there had been no new cases in 42 days, or two incubation periods.
Celebrate Local New Brew
"This just feels like a place where you should drink beer," said James Stutsman, co-founder of City Barrel Brewing. He is standing just inside a set of rolling garage doors at 1730 Holmes St., the future home of City Barrel.
The KCMO Hipster Agenda
Courtesy Julep Tuesday, June 12 Get a jump on Father's Day with an international whiskey tasting at Julep (4141 Pennsylvania Avenue). Beginning at 6 p.m., guests will enjoy a welcome cocktail followed by a series of tastings of whiskeys from around the world. The two-hour event also includes bites from chef Charles Barr.
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