MAST http://kcur.org en Top Of The Morning News: Friday, April 27, 2012 http://kcur.org/post/top-morning-news-friday-april-27-2012 <p>The Kansas City Council approved a pension deal for MAST employees.&nbsp; A Kansas Senate committee introduced a bill that could help some dog and horse race tracks reopen.&nbsp; That and more news from KCUR.</p><p> Fri, 27 Apr 2012 13:28:24 +0000 Maria Carter 16698 at http://kcur.org Top Of The Morning News: Friday, April 27, 2012 MAST Defended; Pension Upgrade on Hold http://kcur.org/post/mast-defended-pension-upgrade-hold <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53d004d329d67-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53d004d329d67-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53d004d329d67-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kcur/local-kcur-922999.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Kansas City, MO – Fire chief Smokey Dyer defended Northland ambulance response times Thursday. Meanwhile, a plan to give MAST ambulance employees better retirement benefits was put on hold for at least another two weeks after four council members blocked a quick vote on it. KCUR's Steve Bell reports.</p> Fri, 10 Sep 2010 06:46:32 +0000 Steve Bell 7049 at http://kcur.org MAST Defended; Pension Upgrade on Hold