Pandemic deniers won't show much sympathy for these victims of the plague but tragedy shouldn't be denied.
Here's the story as the pandemic body count persists throughout the metro . . . Read more:
by: Kera Mashek Posted: / Updated: INDEPENDENCE, Mo. - The Independence School District is mourning the loss of a long-time teacher. Teri Cook, and her husband, Doug, both contracted COVID-19 recently and died this week. Nearly a year into this pandemic, it brings reminders the virus is still bringing hurt and pain to so many families.