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Kearney elementary student on mission to help hurricane victims shatters fundraising goals

KEARNEY, Mo. -- This week's Reaching 4 Excellence young achiever is only 9 years old, but has made it his mission to help the victims of hurricanes Irma and Harvey, Dogwood Elementary fourth grader Karson Harris. "I want to show not only that the students at Dogwood, but through the district that we

FOX4KC.COM - 2017-09-21 04:44:10

Kearney selects new airline to serve as airport carrier

Kearney city officials have chosen a new air carrier to replace an air service that declared bankruptcy in August. The Kearney City Council voted 5-0 to select SkyWest Airlines at a special meeting on Monday. The city will recommend the airline to the U.S. Department of Transportation for a two-year

KANSAS CITY STAR - 2017-09-18 15:25:00

KC couple's lost engagement ring is found - and they kept it secret for days

One day after receiving an expensive engagement ring on "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" the local couple who lost their engagement ring in the Loose Park pond announced that it had already been found - days before. Seth Dixon - who fumbled his engagement ring into the pond during his proposal to Ruth Salas of

KANSAS CITY STAR - 2017-09-20 23:52:00

Safe Routes for All' town hall meeting set for Thursday night

The Lawrence Pedestrian Coalition and the Lawrence-Douglas County Health Department will host a "Safe Routes for All" town hall forum Thursday at Liberty Hall, 644 Massachusetts St. The goal of the meeting, slated for 7 to 9 p.m., is to raise awareness about "the importance of having bicycle and pe

LJWORLD - 2017-09-20 21:27:39

Trump judicial nominee said transgender children are part of 'Sa - KCTV5

(CNN) -- In a pair of 2015 speeches, President Donald Trump's nominee for a federal judgeship in Texas, described transgender children as evidence of "Satan's plan," lamented that states were banning conversion therapy and argued that sanctioning same-sex marriage would lead to polygamy and bestiali

KCTV 5 - 2017-09-20 16:57:00

Man seriously injured in I-35 accident

A Lathrop, Missouri, man was seriously injured in a one-vehicle accident Monday morning. Matthew G. Carrel, 34, was driving his truck north on Interstate 35 in Cameron, Missouri, at about 5:05 a.m., according to the Missouri Highway Patrol. The vehicle ran off the road and struck a guardrail. Carrel

NEWSPRESSNOW.COM - 2017-09-18 18:44:00

Retracing his final steps, family and friends remember Van Horn student shot, hold balloon release

INDEPENDENCE, Mo. -- Tuesday marked one year since a Van Horn High School student was shot and killed walking home from school. Family and friends of Javon Reilly met at the school and walked the route Javon took home each day. "We have that big hole that is still there, it's never going to go away,

FOX4KC.COM - 2017-09-20 04:11:11

Sentencing set for man convicted in sex assault of 6 girls

FILE - This undated file photo provided by the Lower Southampton Police Department shows Lee Donald Kaplan of Feasterville, Pa., convicted of sexually assaulting six girls from the same family, fathering two children with one of them. Kaplan was set to be sentenced Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017, on mult

NEWSPRESSNOW.COM - 2017-09-20 04:24:37

North Platte volleyball topples Hamilton for KCI win

North Platte won a second straight - this one in KCI Conference play. On Thursday, Sept. 14, the Panthers earned a sweep in a trip to Hamilton, Mo., scoring their first league win since beating the Hornets a year ago. With the win, North Platte improved to 2-15-1 and 1-1 in KCI play entering a Thurs

PLATTECOUNTYCITIZEN.COM - 2017-09-20 07:00:00

West Platte XC's Davies comes back for 2nd, Platte County takes team title

Max Davies went into the race thinking about a top-10 finish. ROSS MARTIN/Citizen photo West Platte junior Max Davies comes around the final turn in the Platte County Invitational on Thursday, Sept. 14 at Platte Ridge Park. Halfway through the Platte County Invitational, West Platte's standout junio

PLATTECOUNTYCITIZEN.COM - 2017-09-20 07:00:00

Excelsior Springs issues boil water advisory for Wednesday through Friday

EXCELSIOR SPRINGS, Mo. - The City of Excelsior Springs is issuing a boil water advisory from Wednesday, Sept. 20 at 8 a.m. through Friday, Sept. 23 for everyone inside the city limits. The water plant will be switching its disinfection agent as part of a current plant upgrade project to create a sa

KSHB.COM - 2017-09-18 17:07:01

21 kids among dead found in school after Mexico earthquake

When the Enrique Rebsamen School fell, it did not do so lightly. The 7.1-magnitude earthquake that jolted the region on Tuesday caused part of the building to fold in on itself, sandwiching and collapsing, classroom onto classroom. In the destruction, rescuers found the bodies of 21 schoolchildren a

KSHB.COM - 2017-09-20 15:19:09

Central Mexico 7.1 magnitude earthquake kills more than 100, topples buildings

Scores were killed in a powerful earthquake Tuesday that rocked Mexico City and surrounding states. The earthquake toppled buildings, sent rescue workers digging through rubble and knocked out power to millions. At least 116 people died in the magnitude-7.1 earthquake, officials said. Most deaths we

FOX4KC.COM - 2017-09-20 01:00:14

Police investigate after body found near Brush Creek

Kansas City police are investigating after a body was found near Brush Creek on Tuesday morning. Show CaptionHide Caption KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Kansas City police are investigating after a body was found near Brush Creek on Tuesday morning. Officials said the body was found at the bottom of a retainin

KSHB.COM - 2017-09-19 16:13:21

One killed in Kansas City crash where motorcycle and bus collided

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Kansas City Police dispatchers say one person is dead after a motorcycle and bus collided at E. 37th Street and Fremont on Tuesday night. The crash happened shortly after 7 p.m. and FOX 4 is still in the process of gathering all the facts. Refresh the page for updates. Filed in:Ne

FOX4KC.COM - 2017-09-20 00:30:43

Shatto starts home delivery service

Shatto Milk Company, located near Osborn, Missouri, announced Monday that it is beginning a home delivery service. Shatto Home Delivery will be covering route all across the Kansas City metropolitan area and will be offering more products than just its milk. More than 550 local products - ranging fr

NEWSPRESSNOW.COM - 2017-09-19 22:20:00

Kansas City man arrested, charged with shooting and killing off-duty Lee's Summit officer in Westport

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Kansas City Police say while investigating a separate incident on Wednesday, they arrested a man now charged in the deadly shooting of Lee's Summit Officer Thomas Orr at Californos in Westport in August. Sean Steward, 22, is charged with second degree murder, first degree assault

FOX4KC.COM - 2017-09-20 23:44:03

Kansas City Police identify Boost Mobile worker shot and killed during robbery

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- On Wednesday afternoon Kansas City Police identified the man killed while trying to stop a robbery on Monday. Alejandro Castillo, 30, worked at the Boost Mobile store near Blue Ridge Boulevard and Longview Road, and confronted the armed robber before he was shot twice in the ches

FOX4KC.COM - 2017-09-20 20:55:12

91-year-old Nazi Holocaust survivor from KC moves murderers to tears

Sonia Warshawski of Prairie Village shuffled her 4-foot 8-inch self beyond the fence and razor wire surrounding the Topeka Correctional Facility. She stood in front of some 30 of the prison's 900 women bearing inmate numbers. No. 104804, inmate Raychel Lopez-Owens, age 40, convicted of aggravated ro

KANSAS CITY STAR - 2017-09-20 12:00:00

Person shot at Kansas City shopping center rushed to hospital

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Someone was shot on Monday afternoon at a shopping center in the 6800 block of Longview Road. FOX 4's Megan Dillard reports the general area is the intersection of Blue Ridge Boulevard and Longview Road. She saw the person shot placed on a stretcher and loaded into an ambulance, a

FOX4KC.COM - 2017-09-18 20:52:15