Quick share of some of our favorite stories from the Saturday news cycle that aren't just car crashes and foodie promo . . .
Kansas City Weed Rule Talk
Less than a year after Missouri voters overwhelmingly approved legalizing medical marijuana, state and local officials are in the process of establishing the rules.
More Gunfire In Grandview
Police in Grandview are investigating a shooting Friday evening near Third Street and Blue Ridge Boulevard.Police said officers were called at 5:53 p.m. to the area on a reported shooting.When officers arrived, they found a man suffering from a gunshot wound.
Show-Me Traffic Crackdown
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Penalties will soon be increasing in Missouri for those who hit crews in work zones. Earlier this week, Gov. Mike Parson signed a bill that will go into effect on Aug. 28.
Missouri Head Check
Missouri Gov. Mike Parson has vetoed a bill that would have allowed some motorcycle riders to drive without helmets.Parson vetoed the measure Friday. It would have repealed Missouri's helmet requirement for motorcycle riders who are at least 18 years old and have health insurance.Parson didn't express opposition to relaxing helmet requirements for motorcyclists.
Local Crime Scene Cleanup
RAYTOWN, MO (KCTV) - Three road flares left behind on Blue Ridge Boulevard, after Kansas City police, U.S. Marshals and Raytown Police worked to arrest a suspected murderer Wednesday, has people on social media complaining about the mess left behind.
Local Fruity Crash
KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) - A semi carrying produce overturned on the north side of the downtown loop. Right before 6 a.m., police were called to I-70 EB, west of the Broadway Bridge on the overturned semi. The semi driver has minor injuries, according to police. KCTV5.com is now with you on the go!
Kansas City Cell Sleuth Redux
KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- Danielle Reno isn't an investigator, she doesn't work for the police department, but she used her best sleuthing skills to bring her car back home. "Did I park somewhere else? No. I know I parked here. Somebody stole my car!
Cowtown Hotness With Katie
It's going to be a hot one today. Temperatures will climb into the low 90s. The humidity will make it feel even hotter.
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