A collection of Kansas City news items for our early evening onlookers . . .
Local Pre-Diabetic Sweetness
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Whether you spell it donuts or doughnuts, they taste the same. And the country will celebrate the fried dough balls Friday during National Doughnut Day. Kansas City is home to several local and national bakeries specializing in the sugary treat.
Suburbs Killing The Planet
A popular spot for recycling in Blue Springs may be going away.Blue Springs Recycling Center is not operated by the city. It is a small, family-owned business offering free paper, plastic and cardboard drop-off as a courtesy.
Kansas Never So Soggy
The month of May was an all-timer in Kansas, as sites across the state recorded rain on all but two days. The deluge broke state and local rainfall records as well as setting several high water marks in Kansas' rivers, streams, and reservoirs.
Show-Me Weed Game Getting Tougher
Missouri entrepreneurs hoping to roll into the multi-million dollar medical marijuana industry first must jump a number of hurdles. Step one: Obtaining a license. "Missouri is very competitive," said Dre Taylor, founder of Nile Valley Aquaponics. "So you know, if you're trying to win the application, you need to have your ducks in a row."
Doggie Tribute To Disaster Pr0n
KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV/AP) -- An animal rescue has named a litter of puppies born during an outbreak of severe weather after our StormTrack5 meteorologists. Midwest Animal Resq of Raytown says the puppies were born May 24, when tornado warnings were issued.
KCMO Blvd History Revealed
If location is all-important in real estate, location along two boulevards must be even better. The intersection of Linwood Boulevard and The Paseo (now called Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard) historically attracted elite families, who moved into substantial homes before the turn of the 20th century.
Friday Forecast For Now
Thursday evening will be mostly dry but a bit on the humid side. We could see a few storms form this evening. The strongest could produce very heavy rain as the...
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