Tonight it looks like the rain promised by local weather newsies was mostly a dud but this cowtown is soon to endure more threatening booming sounds.
In the aftermath of COVID Kansas City starts the season of illegal fireworks, celebratory gunfire and increased local shootings.
We're off to an early start tonight given that the rain forecast missed KC proper . . .
SOURCE: KMBC Kansas City police are investigating a shooting near 40th Street and Roanoke Road Thursday night.Police were called to the area about 10:15 p.m.Authorities said officers found a man down on the ground suffering a gunshot wound.Police said the victim was taken to a hospital in critical condition.
Accordingly, check more info on fireworks coming up and local rules that are traditionally ignored . . .
Fact: sales of fireworks boomed in 2020, but several metro fireworks companies are urging anyone who wants to light up the sky for Independence Day 2021 to shop sooner than later to ensure there are still fireworks available for their backyard display. "The fireworks business is highly seasonal, and our biggest challenge is getting our...
We've made the list, now it's time for you to check it twice before heading to a fireworks tent near you. Are you allowed to shoot off fireworks in your area? Check out our list of updated fireworks rules and regulations for cities across the metro area.MISSOURIBELTON: Allowed June 28-July 3 from 10 a.m.
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