Sunday, December 09, 2018

Kansas City Warm & Fuzzy News



Just a quick Sunday blast to make our late night denizens feel a little bit better about the news cycle. Here some reader suggested links and thoroughly wholesome local news stories . . .

Local Life Lesson

Roeland Park teen gifted with work boots he was caught stealing

A Roeland Park, Kansas teen caught while attempting to steal boots for work was surprised when he was instead presented with the boots as a gift. Roeland Park police responded to the Walmart on Roe Boulevard on Thursday afternoon after a juvenile was caught shoplifting.


Kansas City Travel Tribute

Nebraska tourism guide mistakenly features Kansas City picture

LINCOLN, Neb. - Nebraska's newest state travel guide mistakenly features a picture of a Christmas celebration at Union Station in Kansas City, Missouri. The Omaha World-Herald reports that a production error allowed the picture of the Kansas City station to be used instead of Union Station in Omaha.


Suburban Soft Spot

Community rallies around Lenexa firefighter with cancer

Hundreds of people showed up to a fundraiser Saturday for a Lenexa, Kansas, firefighter battling cancer. Michael Wells became a firefighter more than 13 years ago. "I wanted to do something where you have teammates the rest of your life," he said. In October, Wells was diagnosed with stage 4 esophageal cancer.


We'll be angry in the morning but for now these news links are a nice place to leave the end of the of the week.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Hope that teen with the new work boots isn't waffle stomping some meth head to collect money for drug dealers?