Kansas City News Serving: Prez Biden Shares Weed Love, Nuke Prep & Dreamers Betrayed

There's a lot to consider tonight as we share just a bit of what we've been reading as of late . . .

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Kansas City Gut Check

New food for Chiefs fans at Arrowhead Stadium on Monday night

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Fans of the Kansas City Chiefs will have some new food options at GEHA Field at Arrowhead Stadium for Monday night's game against the Las Vegas Raiders. The options can be found on every level of the stadium.

Golden Ghetto Votes All Good

PollChief officials assure Johnson County, Kansas, election worker information 'secure'

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Johnson County, Kansas, received reassurance Thursday that its election workers' personal information is "secure." Fred Sherman, the county's election commissioner, received the update in an email from the Konnech Corporation. The news comes after Konnech's CEO Eugene Yu was arrested Tuesday on suspicion of theft of personal identifying information of election workers.

Show-Me Garth Sour Note

Fans demand refunds following Garth Brooks concert in Missouri

RIDGEDALE, Mo. - After many fans waited in bumper-to-bumper traffic before the Garth Brooks concert at Thunder Ridge Nature Arena, they decided to turn around and go home. "We left Kansas City around noon. We got into the Branson area about 4:00 p.m.," Michelle Boucher said. She bought tickets for the concert Friday night.

No, The Birds Don't Need You

Millions of birds are migrating across Kansas under cover of night, and they need your help

A head-spinning number of birds will fly over Kansas and Missouri on Wednesday and Thursday nights.Scientists say they need your help. For starters, turn off any outdoor lights you can this time of year.

Anti-Social Gaming Debuts 

Immersive gaming joint BRKTHROUGH hits Overland Park this Fall

Rendering of BRKTHROUGH's BRK ROOM with kitchen and self-pour tap wall. Arcade-style gaming joints these days usually offer a more vintage experience, but new contender in the gaming world BRKTHROUGH promises a stylistic reboot in the social gaming scene. However OP you may consider yourself, this bar-cade is no place for isolated gaming.

High Fructose Corn Syrup Coming Soon

Heartland Coca-Cola Bottling wants to build state-of-the-art plant in Olathe

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A company led by former NBA star and businessman Junior Bridgeman wants to build a nearly 600,00-square foot bottling production campus in Olathe. Representatives from Heartland Coca-Cola Bottling Company attended Tuesday night's Olathe City Council meeting, according to a news release from the company.

Local Wall Stays Losing

Kansas City family out thousands after they say contractor botched retaining wall job

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - In April, Christine and Jason Bradfield paid Sean Gasaway, owner of Jefe LLC, at least $1,200 to build them a retention wall with staggered stones. Instead, Christine says Gasaway built the wall improperly by stacking and permanently gluing each stone directly on top of one another, something he can be heard admitting to in the Bradfield's Ring doorbell footage.

Old School Drama Revisited

'How I Learned To Drive' Broadway Review: Mary-Louise Parker & David Morse Revisit Roles After 25 Years

In the 25 years since Mary-Louise Parker and David Morse first performed Paula Vogel's Pulitzer Prize-winning play How I Learned To Drive, the name for the disturbing process that we witness being depicted on stage has long since entered widespread usage.

Prez Weed Power Move Explained

Why Biden's Marijuana Move Is a Midterm 'No Brainer'

A fiery speech in Philadelphia that called far-right Republicans a threat to democracy. A $400 billion executive action canceling student loan debt for tens of millions of Americans. A mass pardon of thousands of people convicted under federal marijuana laws and a potential end to prohibition.

Prepping Fight Against Vlad

US splashes $290m on anti-radiation drugs after Putin ups nuclear threats

It is understood the HSS has been working with Amgen, and similar companies, for some years. The US has maintained a stockpile of Leukine, a drug which also treats ARS, since 2013.

Hunter Hunted By Feds?!?

Federal agents think they have enough to charge Hunter Biden with tax and gun-buy crimes, report says

Hunter Biden, the son of President Joe Biden, revealed shortly after his father's defeat of President Donald Trump that he was under criminal investigation.

Baller Shifts Blame

Walker sticks to abortion claim denial, pivots blame to Dems

WADLEY, Ga. (AP) - Georgia Republican Senate candidate Herschel Walker remained defiant Thursday after successive reports alleging that he encouraged and paid for a woman's 2009 abortion and later fathered a child with her.

Don't Dream It's Over?!?

Court declares DACA program illegal, but leaves policy intact for nearly 600,000 immigrant "Dreamers"

A federal appeals court on Wednesdaysaid the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) policy violates U.S. immigration law, dealing a blow to an Obama-era program that provides deportation protection and work permits to nearly 600,000 immigrant "Dreamers" who lack legal status.

'Over The Horizon' Hit

ISIS operative in Syria killed in US Special Operations raid

An ISIS operative was killed Thursday in a rare raid in northeast Syria known to be held by pro-government forces, a U.S. defense official told Fox News. The target was located in the city of Qamishli in northeast Syria, located along the Turkish border, a defense official confirmed.

He's Just Big Boned

Fat Bear Week: Race is on for Alaska's bulkiest bear

For humans, staying warm in the winter often means swapping out flimsy tank-tops for thick parkas. For Alaskan bears, it means eating a jaw-dropping 500lb (225 kg) of fresh salmon. These bulking creatures are the focal point of Fat Bear Week - a highly anticipated online bracket that pits the portly mammals at Alaska's Katmai National Park against one another, with voters crowning the fattest of them all.

Granny Looks Damn Good

'Hot' grandma, 52, 'mistaken for a model' says young guys love her toned torso

Grandma Charlene Farnsworth has opened up about her super-fit body, saying she often gets mistaken for a model. The 52-year-old, who lives in Ontario, Canada, spends half her time in bikinis showing off her super toned body.

Watch Cowtown Hookup Culture 

Looking for love in Kansas City? New dating show featuring the City of Fountains premiers on streaming service Wednesday

One eligible single. Three blind dates. One second date. And, a spectacular city to experience. See it all in a new dating show that puts singles on the spot, and Kansas City in the spotlight.Premiering Thursday on Very Local, "Local Love" is available to stream for free.

More Local Heifers Moving Around This Weekend

Cattle 'mooove' in for 2022 American Royal Livestock Show

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Last week it was barbeque. This week it's the start of the American Royal Livestock Show. About 7,000 animals will come through the American Royal Complex in Kansas City during the next three weeks. Thursday was the first round of move-ins - no pun intended.

Who's The Boss???

The search is now underway for the next Kansas City Royals manager

If the Kansas City Royals were to put an ad in the newspaper's classifieds, it would read manager wanted must have a great understanding of baseball, the new trends in analytics and must relate well to young players.The Royals followed both their manager and pitching coach immediately following the 2022 season.

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Mahomes accepts invite to meet 'the Fonz' Henry Winkler in Los Angeles

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A few months ago, actor Henry Winkler, known for his role as Arthur "Fonzie" Fonzarelli on Happy Days, appeared on The Rich Eisen Show and invited Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes to his home for dinner with his family.

Weather According To Katie . . . 

Huge temperatures swings between now through the weekend


Peter Tosh - Legalize It (1976) is the song of the day and this is the OPEN THREAD for right now.