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1:25 pm
Thu February 12, 2004

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KANSAS CITY – Missouri legislators work on reducing malpractice insurance costs, Station Casinos to settle on lawsuit alleging improper business conduct, and Cleaver to make good on delinquent tax bill.

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3:44 pm
Wed November 12, 2003

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Kansas City – Missouri launches tax-credit scam investigation. Carnahan plane crash lawsuit trial opens in Jackson County. Thorman enters race against McCarthy. Pena named AL Manager of the Year.

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3:22 pm
Wed July 2, 2003

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Kansas City – Governor signs downtown stimulus act in K.C. Teachers' union says planned cuts would violate contract, threaten accreditation. Missouri hoopster Clemons goes back to jail.

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8:16 am
Mon June 30, 2003

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Kansas City, MO – West Nile reappears in Kansas City area. Wittig attorneys want to move trial from Kansas City, Kansas. Holden signs budget bill, will start more cuts tomorrow.

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12:35 pm
Fri June 27, 2003

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KANSAS CITY – Governor will sign education budgets and still call September special session. Supreme Court decision may result in reduced sentence for teen who had sex with 14-year-old boy.

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11:45 am
Wed June 25, 2003

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KANSAS CITY – The Missouri Legislature continues its special session, Kansas Gas Service submits rate hike request to state commission, and Donnelly Community College and UMKC enter into joint effort to help students.

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12:00 pm
Fri June 20, 2003

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Kansas City, MO – Missouri receives $95 from federal government, Kansas unemployment figures improving, and KU receives $5 million for engineering department.

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1:21 pm
Wed April 30, 2003

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Kansas City MO – "Bipartisan" Missouri nursing home bill passes, celebration sparks partisan conflict. Sebelius says she will veto budget-balancing proposal that postpones tax refunds. Kauffman grant of $750,000 gets Community Arts School project rolling.

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11:47 am
Fri April 25, 2003

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Kansas City, MO – Holden tries to stave off cuts to education and social services, but Senate votes down his proposals. Kansas Senator Kerr says Governor Sebelius' latest budget proposal is divisive, not helpful. New KU coach Self keeps commitments from two top recruits.

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3:16 pm
Thu April 24, 2003

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Kansas City MO – City Council approves $20 million in bonds for Richards Gebaur, authorizes proposals for insurance benefits for all domestic partners. Missouri House threatens to fight for "no line items" budget. University of Missouri System and Northwest Missouri State won't pursue merger till next year.

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2:02 pm
Tue April 1, 2003

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Kansas City – Work continues on the Kansas budget, and Kansans go to the polls.

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3:33 pm
Tue March 11, 2003

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Kansas City – Sebelius endorses gambling at racetracks, Shawnee Mission will close three elementary schools, and Missouri may receive state-tax amnesty on certain purchases for three days in August.

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10:56 am
Mon February 3, 2003

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Kansas City – Sprint confirms Esrey stepping down, McCaskill finds excessive number of child-abuse deaths in Missouri, and Overland Park police discontinue early-morning patrols.

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8:40 am
Thu January 30, 2003

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Kansas City, MO – All Kansas news: the Senate delays budget vote until Tuesday, the State Supreme Court won't hear the Open Meetings lawsuit, and residents may need their Social Security number for driver's license applications in the future.

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8:59 am
Mon January 27, 2003

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KANSAS CITY – Candidate Interviews begin for Kansas City, MO city manager. Talent strongly endorses possible invasion of Iraq. Protests and lawsuit over Missouri Medicaid cuts.

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3:09 pm
Thu January 16, 2003

Thursday's school closings

01/16/03 –
school closings as of 7:00 AM Thursday:

Academy of Kansas City
Closed Thurs.
Submitted at: 4:25 AM CST on Thursday, Jan 16

Appleton
St. Clair County
Closed Thurs. & Fri. due to illness
Submitted at: 3:05 PM CST on Wednesday, Jan 15

B TOP
Baldwin
Douglas County
Closed Thurs.
Submitted at: 5:33 AM CST on Thursday, Jan 16

Barstow School
Closed Thurs.
Submitted at: 6:02 AM CST on Thursday, Jan 16

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12:39 pm
Wed January 15, 2003

Seven School Closings in the Kansas City Metro Area

Kansas City, MO – Appleton, St. Clair County
Closed Thurs. & Fri. due to illness

Excelsior Springs, Clay County
Closed Thurs. & Fri. due to illness

Lakeland R-3
Closed Thurs. & Fri.

Lamonte R-4
Closed Thurs. & Fri.

Lathrop R-2
Clinton County
Closed Thurs. & Fri. due to illness

Lawson R-14, Ray County
Closed Thurs. & Fri.

Missouri City
Closed Thurs., Fri., & Mon.

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8:37 am
Tue December 10, 2002

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KANSAS CITY – Mayor Barnes introduces the River Crown Plaza project, Missouri reaches an agreement concerning federal Medicaid payments, and Kansas law enforcement officials face budget woes.

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3:17 pm
Sun December 8, 2002

Website recalls Pearl Harbor, WWII

Vintage 1939 Philco radio like one on which many Kansas Citians heard of the attack on Pearl Harbor.
University Libraries

Kansas City – Voices of World War II, a project of UMKC Libraries, lets visitors hear music and radio broadcasts Kansas Citians heard on December 7, 1941 and throughout WWII... many listening on radios like the old Philco at the left. For the KCUR feature and URL address, click on "KCUR News Features" above.

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1:19 pm
Sun December 8, 2002

Website recalls Pearl Harbor, WWII

Kansas City – Voices of World War II, a project of UMKC Libraries, lets visitors hear music and radio broadcasts Kansas Citians heard on December 7, 1941 and throughout the war. For the KCUR feature and URL address, click on "feature news" above.

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2:23 pm
Fri December 6, 2002

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KANSAS CITY – 30 years for Courtney in drug-diluting case, plans for a new downtown arena gain momentum, and Missouri lawmakers want to update the state's DNA collection rules.

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1:42 pm
Wed December 4, 2002

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KANSAS CITY – Kansas SRS announces sweeping program cuts. News organizations sue Sebelius to open budget meetings to the public. Missouri sees year's budget shortfall projection grow to 152-million.

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1:08 pm
Mon November 18, 2002

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KANSAS CITY – Health Midwest not finished with sales agreement before first hearing. Senator Jean Carnahan says, "Thank you." United Way may extend fund drive.

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9:45 am
Mon November 18, 2002

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Kansas City – Hearings start tonight on the sale of Health Midwest to HCA, a deal that would spawn a new 800-million dollar foundation. Overland Park celebrates the opening of it's new convention center.

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8:35 am
Fri November 15, 2002

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KANSAS CITY – Fitch reduces Aquila bond status to "junk." Kansas Attorney General to challenge Wyandotte County and Edwardsville Sunday liquor sales. Judge lets libel convictions stand for publishers who alleged Mayor Carol Marinovich did not live in Wyandotte County.

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8:56 am
Thu November 14, 2002

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KANSAS CITY – Aquila bond rating dropped to "junk." Attorney General to challenge Wyandotte County and Edwardsville Sunday liquor sales. Judge lets libel convictions stand for publisher and editor who alleged carol Marinovich did not live in Wyandotte County.

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10:49 am
Mon November 11, 2002

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KANSAS CITY – Phill Kline declares victory in Kansas Attorney General race.

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10:10 am
Thu November 7, 2002

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Kansas City – Johnson County delays count of provisional ballots in Kline-Biggs race for Attorney General. Kansas City Missouri budget cuts will be somewhat offset by G.O. bonds passed Tuesday... but bigger cuts must come next year.

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1:58 pm
Wed November 6, 2002

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Kansas City, MO – Kline vs. Biggs race depends on provisional ballot count. Democrats lose control of Missouri House. Holden won't delay seating of Talent in U.S. Senate.

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8:52 am
Tue November 5, 2002

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Kansas City, MO – Voter turnout may exceed expectations. No problems reported yet in closely-watched St. Louis precincts. Graves may make more Kansas Budget cuts before January. Kansas City Missouri Parks reported littered with restrooms in disrepair.

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