For Friday we wanted to share more local coverage that didn't quite fit anywhere else but still offers a great view of this town and more important info . . .
Nicer KC Free Ride Awaits
When service begins on the new Prospect MAX bus rapid transit system in Kansas City, Missouri, on Dec. 9, riders will notice a amenities and special considerations not currently on any other bus line in the Kansas City Area Transportation Authority's system.
Local Connect To Missing Lady
ST. LOUIS COUNTY, Mo. - A 28-year-old Missouri man is now facing charges in connection with his wife's disappearance. Beau Rothwell was charged Thursday with tampering with physical evidence, KTVI reported. He's being held on a $100,000 bond. Jennifer Rothwell had been missing since early Tuesday morning.
Helping Hand For Nobody???
It's the season of giving, and one convenient way to spread holiday cheer is by dropping donations off in bins found all over the metro. But one viewer reached out about a box in the Northland, where donations are going in, being rifled through and never getting picked up.
Northland Audit Postscript
LIBERTY, Mo. -- Clay County could lose thousands of dollars in federal funding, more than $280,000 to be a bit more specific. It's money that helps fund the sheriff's office and other programs, and the deadline for the two grants is Friday.
Authorities Check Kansas Doc
Nationwide autopsy nightmare heads back to court as Kansas AG says state needs to take over Shawn Parcells' lab
(KCTV) - The Kansas man at the center of an investigation into issues with autopsies around the country is headed back to court. Shawn Parcells will be back in front of a judge Friday morning. He's accused of botching autopsies nationwide.
Show-Me Tragic NextGen Trend
MISSOURI, USA - A second vaping-related death has been reported in Missouri. The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services (DHSS) said in a release on Thursday that a woman in her 50s died this week after a "long-standing underlying chronic lung condition." Missouri DHSS said that vaping was a contributing factor in her death.
More Deets On Autumn Warmup
This weekend is going to be much warmer than our past week..
Developing . . .