Kansas City News Walk: Grocery Rush, Show-Me Prez Ballot Threat & Catholic Divisions

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Cowtown Run On French Toast Supplies Amid Snow Fear

Local grocery stores seeing a rush ahead of winter storm expected on Monday

At the HyVee off 63rd in Shawnee, district store director Karla Quandt said the rush has already started and they only expect it to get busier throughout the weekend.

Sharing Local Supplies

Community donations fill hygiene kits

Dorri Partain Assistant Editor Now in its fifth year, donations collected at Kansas City Public Library locations help fill bags of [...]

Doing The Right Thing Often Hurts

A man avoiding drinking & driving on New Year's Eve, recovers from being hit by car

A man is recovering after being hit by a car while walking home from a New Year's Eve party with friends and family.

Connecting Community

Federal subsidy program offering internet to low-income families may come to an end without funding

A pandemic-era federal program to help low-income Americans pay for at-home broadband internet may be nearing its end. The Affordable Connectivity Program is estimated to run out of funds this year.

Beloved Dive Bar Celebrated

At The Brick in the Crossroads Arts District, these Kansas Citians 'just get to feel at home'

The Brick, a celebrated dive bar in Kansas City's Crossroads Arts District, has been serving affordable comfort food in its low-key digs for over two decades. "They've become a sort of family to me," owner Sheri Parr says of her long-time customers.

Angel Under Siege

Karlie Kloss is under attack

After Kloss shared a post referring to her acquisition of i-D magazine, her family connections became a talking point in light of the Israel-Hamas war.

Show-Me Election Year Power Move Publicity Stunt Threat

Missouri official threatens to remove Biden from 2024 presidential ballot in retaliation for Trump

Missouri Secretary of State Jay Ashcroft is threatening to remove President Biden from the ballot if Trump is disqualified to appear in other states.

Against The Deuce

Trump and his MAGA allies turn their fire on Haley

The Trump campaign and its allied super PAC are spending a combined $4.5 million on anti-Nikki Haley ads.

Prez Covers Defense Honcho

Biden stands by Austin as befuddled White House handles secret hospitalization fallout

The defense chief is facing criticism for keeping his bosses in the dark.

Organized Labor Turnabout

American Unions Long Backed Israel. Now, Some Are Protesting It.

The shift reflects a broader generational change, and has exposed philosophical rifts in the labor movement about what the purpose of a union ought to be.

Eastern Europe Escalation Underway

Russia Boosting National Guard's 'Resources, Personnel'

Deadly Russian strike ravages Ukraine's administrative center in Donetsk

Tesla King Turns Junkie?!?

Elon Musk Has Used Illegal Drugs, Worrying Leaders at Tesla and SpaceX

Some executives and board members fear the billionaire's use of drugs-including LSD, cocaine, ecstasy, mushrooms and ketamine-could harm his companies.

El Papa Talks Mission Statement

Pope Francis warns against ideological splits in the Church, says focus on the poor, not 'theory'

In a solemn ceremony in St. Peter's Square, Pope Francis has presided over Epiphany Mass, the last major Christmas season holiday.

Kansas City Kitchen Gear Celebrated

Anita Koul makes bespoke aprons that are worn at some of KC's hottest restaurants

Anita Koul turned her Pandemic-era mask making business into an apron making business. The aprons can be found at KC's hottest restaurants.

More Deets On January Chill

Winter storm watch issued for Kansas City area for Monday morning through Tuesday afternoon

The National Weather Service (NWS) has issued a winter storm watch for the Kansas City area for Monday morning through Tuesday afternoon.

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