From the inner suburbs to the urban core, if today is any indication . . . The Kansas City metro is gonna be wearing masks for a long time and/or enduring an endless litany of complaints from people who mistakenly believe that a piece of cloth makes their whining more interesting.
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Concerns for COVID-19 is the reason singer Garth Brooks is asking fans to mask up this weekend. His concert at Arrowhead Stadium is expecting 70,000 people."Please feel free to wear the masks at the concert. Nobody's going to look at you strange.
Sleaze Scummit NextGen Covered By New Rules
LEE'S SUMMIT, MO (KCTV) -- On Thursday evening, the Lee's Summit school board voted to unanimously approve masking in schools. What they approved is a universal masking policy. The board will revisit the policy before the start of the second quarter. This is a breaking story.
The Dotte Demands Masks
KANSAS CITY, Kan. - Wyandotte County now joins Kansas City, Missouri and Jackson County in reinstating an indoor mask mandate, regardless of vaccine status, to help slow the spread of the Delta variant of COVID-19. Commissioners with the Unified Government of Wyandotte County and Kansas City, Kansas listened to recommendations from the health department in a special session last Thursday night.
Life Lesson In Shawnee
OVERLAND PARK, KS (KCTV) -- On Thursday, the Shawnee Mission School District Board of Education voted 6-1 to approve Proposal D. That proposal requires masking of all children and adults in grades PreK-12 and in all district facilities. This will be the case until further notice. You can view the proposal here.
Blue Valley Begins Remasking
by: Brian Dulle Posted: / Updated: OVERLAND PARK, Kan. - Blue Valley Schools announced Thursday it will have a mask requirement starting Monday. It applies to all students, staff and visitors inside buildings for Kindergarten through 8th grade students. Masks aren't required but are recommended inside high school buildings.
Northland Offers Mask Choice
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - With most residents loudly in favor of keeping masking optional, the Platte County Health Department Board of Trustees unanimously agreed and mask wearing will remain optional. Most of the 13 members of the public who gave input during Thursday night's meeting were strongly opposed to a mandate.
Deep JoCo Masks Required
OLATHE, Kan. - The Olathe Public School board voted Thursday night to expand its mask mandate to all students pre-Kindergarten through 12th grade, joining other metro school districts. The decision comes just hours after the Johnson County Commission voted 5-2 to require masks in school buildings where students up to 6th grade attend.
Masks Mandated At 3rd Choice College
OVERLAND PARK, KS (KCTV) -- Johnson County Community College has opted to follow CDC guidance, which means that masks are only recommended but not required.
Checking Political Mask Slap Fight Scorecard
KANSAS CITY, Mo - FOX4 is asking questions about why Missouri Attorney General Eric Schmitt has not had time to meet with Kansas City Mayor Quinton Lucas, after learning Schmitt's schedule was wide open at the end of last week.
Kansas City Docs Don't Want To See Your Face!!!
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Kansas City-area doctors are debunking some common myths around masks as children and families prepare to head back to school as COVID-19 cases surge in the metro. Doctors said the best way to keep children safe and in school are the same things they've been preaching throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, such as social distancing and masking.
Will Masks Defend Against Delta?!?
Masks help prevent the spread of infection, both with the original Covid-19 virus, and the delta variant that is taking hold of the US, and other variants like the lambda variant and those that will inevitably arise.
AMERICAN MASKS FOREVER!!!
Sales of face coverings have surged as the Delta variant spreads, and some designers see masks as permanent fixtures in our wardrobes. When Elizabeth Schreiber, a registered nurse and mask seller in Boca Raton, Fla., saw mask sales on her Etsy shop surge in the last two weeks of July, she knew something was wrong.
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