A bevy of local news for the evening as tribute to our late night lurkers. Take a look:
Great Northland Fire Debate
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The Kansas City Missouri Fire Department will soon open its newest firehouse to serve a growing part of the Northland. But at the same time, another Northland fire station will lose its crew. Chris Spears enjoys walking his Yorkie, Louis, through his Northland neighborhood.
Cowtown Tech Cash Cont'd
KCRise Fund today announced the launch of its second fund - KCRise Fund II - along with three new investments in high-growth, early-stage Kansas City tech companies. Backstitch, Bungii and Daupler are the latest startups to join the KCRise Fund family, and the first three portfolio companies for the new fund.
Local Small Ball Regret
KANSAS CITY, Kan. - After the Unified Government of Wyandotte County and Kansas City, Kansas, evicted the Kansas City T-Bones from a city-owned Village West stadium, effective next month, fans are hopeful the team will stay put. The T-Bones returned home Wednesday for the first time since for a doubleheader against the Lincoln (Nebraska) Saltdogs, which was scheduled to start at 5:05 p.m.
Kansas City Dark Comedy
J. Robert Schraeder, Spinning Tree Theatre Three years ago, my grandfather killed himself. There were no warning signs (though there are usually warning signs). There was no note or phone call or obvious explanation. He left his house one morning and left us in the dark.
Rock Chalk China Connect
LAWRENCE, KS (KCTV) - Federal officials have indicted a researcher working on government projects at the University of Kansas for not disclosing connections in China. Associate professor Feng "Franklin" Tao, 47, faces a count of wire fraud and three counts of program fraud.
Home Team Stays Losing
Mike Montgomery and Tim Hill combined to give up four home runs against the second-worst team in baseball. They're so terrible. So are the Royals. The Baltimore Orioles, who entered yesterday with a 39-86 record, took two out of the three games this series. I have nothing witty or funny to say.
Forecast For Now
We'll see periods of rain and storms overnight into early Thursday before the activity shifts to the south. This also brings in cooler and drier air. A light n...
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