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Check-it . . .Kansas City COVID Vaxx Day Trip Options Emerge
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Three COVID-19 mass vaccination sites in the second week of Missouri's vaccine rollout will be located near the Kansas City metro. Gov. Parson announced the sites on Tuesday, which include Clinton, Bethany and Chilicothe. Doses will be available at the following dates and times, or until supplies run out: 8 a.m.
Cowtown Tech Cash Debuts
Before today's closing announcement, Fund II had already invested in 8 of the 20 companies targeted, all of which are located directly in the region or strategically accretive to the region, Darcy Howe said, noting half of KCRise Fund II companies to date are led by female or diverse founders.
The massive T-Rex dinosaur, fondly known as Rexy, greets visitors to Union Station. Now, Rexy proudly wears a Chiefs jersey thanks to Mark Exline, whose new title is fashion designer to a dinosaur."He is about 25 feet around the middle and about 13 feet around the neck, and there's no pattern piece for a dinosaur.
Hottie Workout Exposed
Jenna Dewan has not neglected her movie star body during quarantine. The Step Up actress shared with the March issue of Women's Health - on newsstands February 9 - that she has kept up a routine of dancing, Pilates and healthy eating even when the stress from two kids builds up.
PREZ BIDEN FREE MONEY COMING SOON!!!
Washington - The Senate on Tuesday cleared a procedural hurdle on the road to passing President Biden's $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief proposal, a signal that congressional Democrats will continue to move forward with a vote to provide more economic assistance whether or not Republicans come to the negotiating table.
Republicans Remain Divided By Former Prez Trump
The House Republican Conference will meet in person on Wednesday and is expected to discuss the fates of Wyoming Rep. Liz Cheney and Georgia Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene, two Republicans with drastically different loyalties to former President Donald Trump.
Billionaire Now Has More Time To Kill Superman
Uncovering and explaining how our digital world is changing - and changing us. Here's the Great Tech Founder Story we have been told over the years: Brilliant, quirky dude (always a dude) has a flash of inspiration, sets off on a quest to build something earth-changing, gets doubted along the way, and eventually steers his company to massive success - success that comes directly from his leadership.
Partisan Slap Fight Persists
House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy met privately with fellow Republican Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene to discuss her litany of controversial political stances - as Democrats ramp up pressure to have her removed from her committee assignment and the GOP seeks to have Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.) stripped of her committees in a tit-for-tat effort.
Raise Up American Moms
59% of workers who would benefit from a $15 minimum wage are women-here's how it would affect the pay gap
Recently, President Joe Biden included a measure in his $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief package to increase minimum wage to $15 per hour to help the U.S. economy recover from the pandemic.
Celebrate Kansas City Northeast Coffee Culture
Tucked away on Lexington Avenue in the historic Pendleton Heights neighborhood, PH Coffee began brewing for Northeast in October 2019. The four partners, Addison, Alex, Eric and Jarred, rehabilitated the building after deciding the sun-filled former United Television & Furniture corner was the perfect place for a coffee shop.
Everybody Flexes For Big Game
WARRENSBURG, Mo. - Like a Patrick Mahomes pass to Travis Kelce, right on point, the Super Bowl flyover must go on without a hitch. A female pilot based in Missouri is responsible for making sure that happens. The "Spirit" of Chiefs Kingdom is storming Tampa by land and air.
Get Outside Today
Best day of the week to be outdoors, Kansas City! Find some time to get outside today with partly cloudy skies and highs near 54. By tomorrow we are tracking a 60% chance for light rain to light snow for most of our area.
Waxahatchee - Fire is the song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for right now. Keep going for more local links . . .Toe Ready To Go
While many were concerned about Patrick Mahomes clearing the NFL's concussion protocol ahead of the AFC championship game, there was also worry about Mahomes' injured toe.The toe kept Mahomes on the injury report, even after he was cleared from the concussion protocol, but it doesn't look to be an issue heading into the 2021 Super Bowl.
EPIC Chess Move
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Chess is experiencing a national revival following the release and popularity of Netflix's "The Queen's Gambit." One of the sport's best players lives in Kansas City. She's a rising star in the sport and becoming a master of the game.
Milking The Hype
The Shatto Milk Company is known for producing some amazing Kansas City concoctions over the years, but they might have outdone themselves this time.Shatto is producing a batch of red and gold cheese curds Tuesday to celebrate the Kansas City Chiefs winning the AFC championship for the second straight time
Reporting Local Roots
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - More people are buying plants in the pandemic. At Soil Service Garden Centernter on Troost Avenue, indoor plants are more popular than ever. Lakin Powell said she already has more than 40 plants but came in to get more. "There's something to look at in my house every day," Powell said.
Macabre Mahomes Love Debuts
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - One Clinton, Missouri, household has turned its front yard into a skeletal display rooting on the Kansas City Chiefs. An exceptionally large skeleton dons the No. 15 jersey, while several others cheer from the sidelines - the front porch - behind homemade Chiefs signs.
Drink In Celebration
Kansas City Chiefs fans are stocking up their beer refrigerators and making room in their bellies for this Sunday's Super Bowl. With Patrick Mahomes at the helm, the Chiefs are sailing down to Florida to take on the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, which means I have to try my best to avoid nautical references in the rest of this week's Tap List.
Big Game Foodie Options Expand Along With Waistlines
How 'bout those Chiefs? Kansas City's own are back in their second straight championship, taking on someone we've never even heard of by the name of Tom Brady and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
Kansas City Community Biz Earns Cash Prize
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Kansas City group G.I.F.T is working to support Black-owned businesses in the pandemic. The organization has award five grants since they started raising money last April. G.I.F.T. stands for Generating Income For Tomorrow. The idea came from a Facebook post.
Wait For Weeknd
Kansas City fans can see him on the Super Bowl halftime stage, and in 2022, they'll be able to see him at the T-Mobile Center.T-Mobile Center announced Wednesday that The Weeknd's "The After Hours Tour" will be in Kansas City on Feb. 19, 2022.Tickets go on sale on at 10 a.m.
Chiefs Coach Country Connection Celebrated
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A friendship between country star Kenny Chesney and Chiefs head coach Andy Reid? That's the good stuff. 106.5 The Wolf's Codie Allen and Joshua James chatted with Chesney about how two big names in very different spheres go back more than a decade.
Big Game High Hopes
11:46 AM ET Adam TeicherESPN Staff Writer Close Covered Chiefs for 20 seasons for Kansas City Star Joined ESPN in 2013 KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Chiefs wide receiver Sammy Watkins said is optimistic about playing in Super Bowl LV on Sunday against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers after missing both playoff games because of a calf injury.
Winning Strategy Seems Simple, Honest & Elegant
Kansas City Chiefs head coach Andy Reid discussed his coaching philosophy with members of the media during the week of Super Bowl LV and shed some light on how the future Hall of Famer has worked with his players over the last few decades.
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