By Maria Carter
Kansas City, MO – The federal stimulus has paid off in services and infrastructure in the city of Kansas City, Missouri according to a report the city council heard yesterday.
The Kansas Democratic Party has filed an ethics complaint against Republican Kris Kobach's campaign for secretary of state.
Kansas Governor Mark Parkinson is setting up a new wind energy advisory group to bring together officials from across various segments of state government.
By Steve Bell
Kansas City, MO –
Kansas City, MO – Several tax issues are on the November ballot in Missouri.
Hundreds of people from across Missouri are in Jefferson City for a two-day summit on expanding broadband internet access.
The Leavenworth County Attorney says he will not file charges against police who were involved in a fight with a man who later died.
A registered family day care home in Paola where two infants have died in the past six months has been closed by state regulators.
Kansas City, MO – Prosecutors confirm Kansas congressional candidate Kevin Yoder pleaded guilty last year to refusing to take a breath alcohol test.
The Kansas Republican Party is planning a 19-city bus tour this week to promote its statewide and congressional candidates.
Kansas City, MO – Missouri residents now can receive an automatic email if a registered sex offender moves into their neighborhood.
In Kansas City this weekend, women who are both homeless and US military veterans got some help dealing with problems specific to women who've served in the armed services.
A rapid fall harvest and large amount of grain still in the bins from last year are causing Kansas elevators to store millions of bushels of grain on the ground.
Kansas City, MO – A survey of rural bankers in Missouri and nine more Midwest and Plains states indicates growing optimism about the regional economy despite mixed financial signals.
Two candidates for Kansas attorney general continue to spar over a controversial Arizona immigration law.
The medical condition is improving for a Collins man swept more than a mile through the Raymore sewer system where he'd been working.
Kansas City, MO – Kansas City mayor Mark Funkhouser fomally kicked off his campaign for reelection yesterday, with his wife, Gloria, serving again as his campaign manager.
The Missouri Gaming Commission will hear pitches from developers vying for the state's lone available casino license.
The campaigns for Congress in Kansas's two most competitive races are getting expensive.
Kansas City, MO – The National Association of Insurance Commissioners will stay on the Missouri side of the state line.
A committee tasked with coming up with ways to combat human trafficking in Missouri met.
A Kansas doctor and his wife whose clinic has been linked to dozens of overdose deaths are set to be sentenced today for unlawfully prescribing drugs, health care fraud and money laundering.
Kansas City, MO – The Missouri Conservation Commission has approved a plan to restore wild elk to Missouri.
Early voting is already underway in Kansas, but those who aren't registered to vote need to act fast if they want to be ready for the November election.
The Kansas City Chiefs were unable to hold on to a late lead yesterday, as they fell to the Houston Texans 35-31 in Houston.
Kansas City, MO – The ongoing conflict between Mayor Mark Funkhouser and city council members over board and commission appointments resurfaced at city hall yesterday.
A Chinese nonprofit group is placing a satellite office at the University of Missouri-Kansas City to encourage educational exchanges and faculty training.
Kansas officials will give an update next week on an intermodal transportation project near Edgerton.
Kansas City, MO – The $400 million Kauffman Center for the performing arts is officially set to open next year on September 16th.
Attorneys general in all 50 states are jointly investigating whether mortgage companies mishandled documents that resulted in hundreds of thousands of home foreclosures across the country.
Kansas Secretary of State Chris Biggs is encouraging Kansans to vote early.
Kansas City, MO – A man is in the hospital after being swept more than a mile through a sewer system he was inspecting Raymore.
Kansas Democrats are raising questions about Republican gubernatorial nominee Sam Brownback's relationship with a controversial evangelist.
The University of Kansas has won a $22 million federal grant to develop a new way of testing special education students.
Kansas City, MO – The Kansas Department of Labor is reporting more job openings in the state.
The Kansas Department of Labor is slowly recovering from a massive backlog of unemployment claims that a state official blames on the U.S. Senate.
The Kansas Bioscience Authority has pledged more than 9-million dollars over the next five years to bring five prominent cancer researchers to the University of Kansas Cancer Center.
Kansas City, MO – Kansas City police are investigating the death of a woman who was shot and killed outside a bar.
The Samuel Rodgers Health Center has received an 8 million federal grant. The money will go toward building a new $25 million facility, allowing the community health center to help 7,500 new patients.