Classic Danica inspires this quick peek at pop culture and the precious commodity that nobody caught up on today . . .
Scientific American: Sleep Deprivation Shuts Down Production of Essential Brain Proteins
Mirror UK: Sleep expert shares top tips - and how many hours you should really be getting
SUNUK: Nightmare Illness -- I’m the real life Sleeping Beauty – I sleep for months at a time and once missed ALL of winter
Closer to home these are the somewhat important news links we're checking for right now . . .
Kansas City Pupper Weekend
HE IS ADORABLE. LITTLE PUP DOLPHIN JUST ONE OF NEARLY 50 DOGS ADOPTED OUT OF THE KC PET PROJECT ON FRIDAY THE FRIDAY. THE SHELTER TRYING TO GET THE WORD OUT ABOUT THESE PETS NEEDING NEW HOMES. WE ARE GEARING UP TO MOVE TO OUR NEW FACILITY, SO WE ARE HOPING TO ADOPT HUNDREDS OF ANIMALS THIS WEEKEND.
Kansas City History Redux
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Heather and Peter Caster know they have a big task ahead of them. They are the new owners of the old Rockhill Tennis Club, better known as the Kirkwood Mansion. It sits just east of the Nelson Atkins Museum in Kansas City, Missouri.
Midtown will make Martha and the Vandellasproud this weekend, as The Original Porchfest KC returns to the heart of the metro. The local music fest is back for a fifth time following a brief 2018 hiatus, and it's bigger than ever.
Nostalgic Local TV Celebration
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Take a look at how the 1990's changed the skyline and more around Kansas City. You can also see all of our flashback features as we count down the days from 24 to the big day of our 70th anniversary.
Blue Springs Good Deeds
The phone was ringing when Allstate Insurance Company office manager Tanya Pavlu arrived at the 707 N.W. Missouri 7 office in Blue Springs early Thursday morning."It was a man, who told me his wife had just died and he was looking for a place to donate her clothes," Pavlu said, softly.
Kansas City Return Trip
On Thursday, Kansas City Chiefs safety Tyrann Mathieu was asked about how it feels to be preparing to play his old team this weekend. He responded by saying that he "knows the head coach" and that he expects him to "throw at me early." Here's a full look at Mathieu's time with the media on Thursday.
Local Weather Warning
GREENWOOD, Mo. - - As cold temperatures blanketed the metro on Friday, some took precautions to avoid issues with the conditions. At Monkey Island Rescue and Sanctuary in Greenwood, staff moved exotic animals inside this week to keep them safe from the cooler weather.
The Katie Forecast
BLOCK FROM THE WIND, IT'LL BE NICE IN THE SUN 63 DEGREES, BUT THAT WIND GUSTING TO 30 MILES AN HOUR WILL CONSTANTLY MAKE IT FEEL LIKE IT'S IN THE 50S EVEN THOUGH THE THERMOMETER MAY SAY 63 YOU OPEN UP THE DOOR AND YOU'LL SEE IT FEELS MUCH COLDER THAN THAT DUE TO THAT BLUSTERY WIND, THOUGH IT'S A SOUTHERLY WIND.
Harry Styles - Lights Up is the song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .