Kansas City, Missouri offers small business emergency relief loans

KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI OFFERS SMALL BUSINESS EMERGENCY RELIEF LOANS

Mayor Quinton Lucas gave details on the city's $500,000 emergency relief fund.

Kansas man allegedly threatened to give girl coronavirus

KANSAS MAN ALLEGEDLY THREATENED TO GIVE GIRL CORONAVIRUS

Scott County police 31-year-old Chance Archie Seamans, of Scott City, is being held in the county jail on possible charges of terrorism...

 
 
 
Kansas man allegedly threatened to give girl coronavirus

KANSAS MAN ALLEGEDLY THREATENED TO GIVE GIRL CORONAVIRUS

Chance Archie Seamans, 31, is held on possible charges of terrorism and criminal threat.

Kansas commerce department launches jobs website

KANSAS COMMERCE DEPARTMENT LAUNCHES JOBS WEBSITE

Officials say website will be updated constantly with jobs

 
 
 
Coronavirus outbreak forces cancellation of Old Shawnee Days in Johnson County

CORONAVIRUS OUTBREAK FORCES CANCELLATION OF OLD SHAWNEE DAYS IN JOHNSON COUNTY

Known as the annual kickoff to summer, Old Shawnee Days was scheduled for June 4-7, 2020.

Woman in her 70s is first coronavirus death reported in Cass County

WOMAN IN HER 70S IS FIRST CORONAVIRUS DEATH REPORTED IN CASS COUNTY

The health department said the woman was in her 70s and that she tested positive for COVID-19 on March 20.

 
 
 
Missouri man allegedly intentionally coughed on customers at Dollar Tree store

MISSOURI MAN ALLEGEDLY INTENTIONALLY COUGHED ON CUSTOMERS AT DOLLAR TREE STORE

John Swaller, 33, of Cuba, was charged Tuesday and was being held on $25,000 bail in the Crawford County jail.

Casino supply company lays off 108 in Blue Springs

CASINO SUPPLY COMPANY LAYS OFF 108 IN BLUE SPRINGS

Gaming operations shutdown in both Kansas and Missouri

 
 
 
KCPD: 2 department members test positive for COVID-19

KCPD: 2 DEPARTMENT MEMBERS TEST POSITIVE FOR COVID-19

16 department members now in quarantine

Micro Center taking steps to curb COVID-19

MICRO CENTER TAKING STEPS TO CURB COVID-19

Electronics store working to keep customers, employees safe

 
 
 
Hy-Vee offers 'KidsFit' program online

HY-VEE OFFERS 'KIDSFIT' PROGRAM ONLINE

Grocery chain posts free videos for kids at home

National coronavirus updates: Social distancing appears to be slowing spread in some areas

NATIONAL CORONAVIRUS UPDATES: SOCIAL DISTANCING APPEARS TO BE SLOWING SPREAD IN SOME AREAS

"There's no magic bullet, there's no magic vaccine or therapy, it's just behaviors," said Dr. Deborah Birx, coordinator of the White...

 
 
 
'I miss them': Teacher writes notes of encouragement to students amid coronavirus crisis

'I MISS THEM': TEACHER WRITES NOTES OF ENCOURAGEMENT TO STUDENTS AMID CORONAVIRUS CRISIS

An elementary school teacher in California is making sure her students know she is thinking of them while schools are shut down because...

Uncrowned Champions: Blue Valley North boys basketball

UNCROWNED CHAMPIONS: BLUE VALLEY NORTH BOYS BASKETBALL

For a lot of high school teams on the road to state titles, the coronavirus outbreak ended all of their seasons too soon, like the...

 
 
 
KCPD: Shots fired into car, critically injuring child

KCPD: SHOTS FIRED INTO CAR, CRITICALLY INJURING CHILD

Police are investigating

WeCan KC helping health care workers, others get items they need

WECAN KC HELPING HEALTH CARE WORKERS, OTHERS GET ITEMS THEY NEED

The group's goal is to take stuff that people don't want anymore and get it to those who need it.

 
 
 
Silver Alert issued for 68-year-old Olathe man

SILVER ALERT ISSUED FOR 68-YEAR-OLD OLATHE MAN

John Murphy last seen at 12:30 p.m. Tuesday

What you need to do to get your government stimulus check

WHAT YOU NEED TO DO TO GET YOUR GOVERNMENT STIMULUS CHECK

Married couples filing joint returns will receive the full payment - $2,400 - if their adjusted gross income, which is what you report...

 
 
 
Prairie Village church offers residents way to stay connected

PRAIRIE VILLAGE CHURCH OFFERS RESIDENTS WAY TO STAY CONNECTED

The Colonial Church in Prairie Village is fostering new relationships in a safe way by using technology.

Garden centers seeing more people interested in vegetable gardens

GARDEN CENTERS SEEING MORE PEOPLE INTERESTED IN VEGETABLE GARDENS

Vegetable seeds, plants in high demand

 
 
 



US jobless claims surge to record 6.6 MILLION amid coronavirus lockdown

US jobless claims surge to record 6.6 MILLION amid coronavirus lockdown

Over 6.6 million Americans filed for unemployment benefits for the week ending March 28. The number of claims has grown by over 3.3 million since the previous week. DETAILS TO... Read more ...

National coronavirus updates: US death toll tops 5,000, including more than...

National coronavirus updates: US death toll tops 5,000, including more than 2,000 in New York state

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Wednesday cited a model that showed as many as 16,000 New Yorkers could die from the virus. Read more ...

Robert Kraft uses Patriots plane, secures 1.2 million medical masks from...

Robert Kraft uses Patriots plane, secures 1.2 million medical masks from China for healthcare workers

The New England owner stepped up in a big way to help the country fight the coronavirus pandemic. Read more ...

New Orleans jazz patriarch Ellis Marsalis dead at 85

New Orleans jazz patriarch Ellis Marsalis dead at 85

NEW ORLEANS - Ellis Marsalis, the jazz pianist, teacher and patriarch of a New Orleans musical family that includes famed musician sons Wynton and Branford, has died. He was... Read more ...

Officials reverse decision, say social security recipients will...

Officials reverse decision, say social security recipients will automatically receive stimulus check

Social Security recipients will not have to file a tax return to receive a stimulus check, the Treasure Department announced Wednesday. Read more ...

A record 6.6 million seek U.S. jobless aid as layoffs mount

A record 6.6 million seek U.S. jobless aid as layoffs mount

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Biden campaign says it will arrange call with President Trump about coronavirus

Biden campaign says it will arrange call with President Trump about coronavirus

A phone call between President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden is in the works to discuss the coronavirus. Read more ...

A Dismal Record: Nearly 10 Million Filed For Unemployment In Last 2 Weeks

A Dismal Record: Nearly 10 Million Filed For Unemployment In Last 2 Weeks

The staggering number of people claiming jobless benefits set a new record for the second week in a row. Much of the country has been ordered to stay at home, bringing the... Read more ...

Dolly Parton donates $1 million to Vanderbilt for COVID-19 research

Dolly Parton donates $1 million to Vanderbilt for COVID-19 research

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Dolly Parton announced on social media Wednesday that she is donating $1 million to Vanderbilt for research on a cure for the coronavirus. According to her... Read more ...

Man intentionally derails train near US Navy hospital ship, prosecutors say

Man intentionally derails train near US Navy hospital ship, prosecutors say

A train engineer intentionally drove a speeding locomotive off a track because he was suspicious of a Navy hospital ship docked there amid the coronovirus pandemic Read more ...