Here's how to let city hall garner a bit of access to your mobile device: "The City of Kansas City, Missouri has renamed and expanded its text notification system. Now called AlertKC, residents will stay safe and in the know with weather warnings and community messages delivered directly to their phone."
Closer to home, here's some of the more important news from today's morning cycle . . .
Kansas City Measles Risk?!?!
Kansas City, MO - The Center for Disease Control and Prevention says if you were born between 1963 and 1967 and received the vaccination, you may not be protected from the virus. The vaccine was first introduced in 1963 with two versions, and one of the versions didn't actually protect against the measles.
Big Money Investment Comeback?!?!
Royals' Alex Gordon continues career resurgence thanks to improved mechanical adjustment at the plate
With catcher Salvador Perez in recovery mode following Tommy John surgery, the Kansas City Royals only have one significant tie to their 2015 World Series team on their 2019 roster: Alex Gordon. The veteran outfielder signed a four-year, $72 million contract after that World Series title, and it hasn't worked out as hoped.
Deets On Family Drama Solved For Now
Three missing kids in multi-state search found in Kansas City
Kansas City TIPS Success
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- You often hear it often on FOX4: "If you know anything about this crime, call Crime Stoppers. It's anonymous." Well, earlier this month, a KCK family who had been waiting for 11 years got some answers thanks to one of those anonymous tips.
Golden Ghetto Tower Trickery
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. - Leaders in Overland Park, Kansas have a plan to help you get the fast cell signal you want without seeing towers all over town. In March, the city adopted a new set of standards for mobile operators who install antennas in the city.
Losing Streak Cont'd
ST. PETERSBURG, FL (AP) - Mike Zunino's first home run for the Tampa Bay Rays was one to remember. The veteran catcher was reinstated from the paternity list, three days after the birth of his first child, and hit a two-run shot that helped the AL East leaders stop a season-high four-game skid with a 6-3 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Monday night.
Cloudy Forecast For Now
We bounce back into the 70s (barely) Wednesday.
And this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .