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Redeveloped Great Mall in Olathe could have hockey arena, apartments, entertainment
The former Great Mall of the Great Plains property could have a new lease on life with Salt Lake City-based Woodbury Corporation’s plans to buy the 100-acre site and redevelop it for sports and entertainment.Woodbury announced Tuesday that it is under contract to purchase the property at Interstate
1 in custody after report of shots fired on Country Club Plaza
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Several streets were closed in the Country Club Plaza area after a report of shots fired.One person was in custody. Police were continuing to search for additional suspects.It was not immediately clear if anyone was struck. A witness told 41 Actions News that he saw an alleged sho
Joe’s Kansas City Bar-B-Que open this Sunday
Joe’s hasn’t announced a reason for the rare Sunday opening, but don’t expect it to become the norm. According to its Facebook page, they may not be open on a Sunday again for quite some time.
Overland Park police seek public's help finding credit card thieves
OVERLAND PARK, KS (KCTV) -- Police need help in identify two women who stole multiple credit cards and and purchased thousands of dollars in prepaid Visa credit cards.It happened on Oct. 5 and involved three separate victims at two different businesses in Overland Park.The suspects used the victim's
After deadly house fire in Lenexa, experts urge homeowners to get fireplaces checked
Jeremy Biswell, president of Fluesbrothers Chimney Service, said more often than not people buy a home with a fireplace without really knowing that much about using or maintaining them.
Kansas City ranks fifth among U.S. cities in murder per capita
KANSAS CITY, Mo.— Kansas City has the fifth-highest murder rate in the nation based on figures for major U.S. cities in 2017, which wasrecently released by the FBI.
Four teens injured after car slams into Kansas City home, catches fire
KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- Four teens were injured Tuesday morning after a car slammed into a house and caught fire.Firefighters were called about 8:15 a.m. near Smart and Jackson avenues. When crews arrived on the scene, they found the victims trapped inside the vehicle while it was on fire.A neighb
12-year-old injured in hit and run in Paola, KS
KANSAS CITY, Mo. —Paolo, Kansas police are looking for the driver of a vehicle they say hit a 12-year-old boy and fled the scene.
Company announces $300M plan for Great Mall of Great Plains site
The development would include 300 apartments, two hotels, 250,000 square feet of entertainment/retail/restaurant space, 200,000 square feet of office space and a 4,000-seat multi-purpose arena that would serve as a home for the Kansas City Youth Hockey Association.
Overland Park man charged with drugging, raping woman
Timothy Coniglio, 26, faces charges of rape, forcible sodomy, firearm possession by a felon and drug charges after he allegedly sexually assaulted a woman at his home.
Pit bull shot in face survives surgery in KC; will need a home
Gloria the pit bull is recovering from surgery Tuesday afterbeing shot in the facein what her Mission, Kansas, rescuers called “an act of horrid cruelty.”The dog was found last week near Slater, Missouri, torn apart by shotgun pellets that were fired point-blank, said Danielle Reno, CEO of the Unlea
Lenexa fire leaves 1 person dead, 6 others homeless
"It`s nice to see that other people are stepping up to help," family friend Joe Procter said. "We've got friends of friends donating, and fantasy football league members are donating, soccer team members are donating and it`s been the one only positive thing about this, is seeing how people really c
Ottawa KS police seek missing mother, child
KANSAS CITY, Mo.— A 4-year-old from Ottawa, Kansas, was reported missing Thursday when the mother failed to show up for a custody hearing in Johnson County.
'That would not be fun': Escapee nabbed after 4 days in Kansas City, Kansas still wearing handcuffs
© Mike Whitby/EyeEm/Getty ImagesFile photo of handcuffsOct. 15--Police may not know much about how an escapee re-arrested Sunday afternoon by Kansas City, Kan, officers spent his four days on the run.
3 arrested following police pursuit that ends in Independence
INDEPENDENCE, MO (KCTV) -- Three people are in custody following a police pursuit that began in Kansas City and concluded in Independence.The pursuit concluded at Interstate 435 and 23rd Street, Independence police said.
3 injured in Sunday morning house fire in Lenexa
LENEXA, KS. (KCTV) -- Three people were hurt in a house fire Sunday morning in Lenexa.The initial fire call came out around 12:53 a.m. on Sunday morning in the 9700 block of Redbird Street.One of the victims is in critical condition, while the other two victims are in stable condition.Several crews
Prairie Village city council advances non-discrimination ordinance for LGBTQ community
KANSAS CITY, Mo. —In a heated debate, Prairie Village city council discussed an ordinance Monday to strengthen protections for the LGBTQ community. Council members voted 9-3 to send the ordinance forward for a final discussion in November.
Overland Park needs residents to sell them part of their land for road expansion project
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. —The Overland Park city council is discussing eminent domain and how it could factor into a road expansion project, part of which wouldn't happen for another 22 years.
OnStar alerts KCPD of rollover crash along 71-Highway, responding officers find one person dead
Deadly crashKANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kansas City police are investigating a deadly crash that happened early Monday.The crash happened along southbound 71-Highway near 75th street at 3:26 a.m.Kansas City police say OnStar alerted them of the crash.Responding officers found one person who had been ejected
Reward increased for information in case of utility worker killed on the job
Porter was shot and killed while on the job at 9th and Brooklyn. Porter worked for InfraSource, a subcontractor for Spire Energy, and was in the area on April 24 to work on a gas line.