Monday, May 27, 2019

Kansas City Memorial Day News Look



For holiday news watchers we offer a glimpse and highlight peek at our local news scene for right now . . .

Kansas City Tribute To Troops

Crew members of USS Kansas City visit ship's namesake city

Some crew member of the USS Kansas City visited their ship's namesake Monday."I think we just want to belong to something. For us to be part of a crew on a ship with a namesake city like Kansas City is wonderful.


Talking Kansas City Consequences

Retired KCPD sergeant remembers young crime victims

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A family's promise to never forget some of the youngest victims of crime has now become their Memorial Day ritual. The holiday is always tough for the Bernards. "I think that's the best way you can describe it: it's bittersweet," Marla Bernard said.


Never-Trumper And American War Hero Earns Local High Praise and Honor

John McCain's son will accept Truman award for his father

INDEPENDENCE, Mo. (AP) - The son of U.S. Sen. John McCain will accept the Truman Public Service Award in his late father's name. The Independence Examiner the city of Independence bestows the award each year to someone in public life who followed President Harry Truman's traits such as ability, honesty and integrity.


Thanking Old School Vets

"Hard to explain" Heartland Honor Flight brings out tears, emotions for local Veterans

The Heartland Honor Flight brings back raw emotion as Veterans visit their Memorials in Washington D.C.


Show-Me Fearsome Fish

Fearsome invasive fish found for first time in Missouri

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) - Missouri conservation officials say a particularly troublesome invasive fish has been found in the state for the first time. An angler caught a northern snakehead in a ditch within the St. Francis River levee in April in Dunklin County. The St.


Kansas Payback For Prisoners

Kansas has paid 2 of 5 claims for wrongful incarceration

WICHITA, KS (AP) - One year after Kansas lawmakers agreed to compensate people who were wrongfully convicted and incarcerated, the state has paid two claims, is negotiating one and is fighting two others.


Troops Take Part In Kansas City Creativity & Healing

KC area veteran says painting 'literally saved my life'

LEAWOOD, Kan. - Gary Walker thought his future was set in stone. He made the commitment to serve his country with the U.S. Air Force right after meeting his wife in high school. But suddenly, what he had envisioned for his life came to an abrupt end.



Weather Science Right Now

Severe weather possible Tuesday afternoon, evening

Some storms are expected to fire up Monday evening, but most of the area will remain dry. We'll see increasing clouds on Tuesday. A cluster of strong to severe...


And this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .

2 comments:

Anonymous said...


That's not a fish it's a big black turd that came out of Sly James butt. Pretty sure I saw one at Costco after Sly was in there sitting on the couch.

Reality said...

The weather hype in this town is always a true joke! How about instead of predict bad weather 5 days before it is unlikley to show up here, just sound the sirens if bad weather actually shows up here!! Local news TV ratings are factored into the duluge of propagada reguarding weather in this shit town. The weather dudes should just forcast homicides in this shithole called KC, at least if they did that they would be more accurate than they are with the weather!!!