Wyandotte & Leavenworth

Crime

Wyandotte County D.A.: 'Detective Lancaster should still be here'

Wyandotte County District Attorney Mark A. Dupree, Sr. reacted Tuesday morning to the life sentence given to Curtis Ayers, who was convicted in the 2016 murder of Kansas City, Kan., Police Detective Brad Lancaster.

Sporting KC

New training and coaching facility in KCK is a partnership

Construction of the National Training and Coaching Development Center is ahead of schedule due to a mild winter. It will be the new training facility for Sporting Kansas City, a coaching education center for U.S. Soccer and a sports medicine and rehabilitation center for Children's Mercy Hospital.

Wyandotte & Leavenworth

Ten people, including six children, escape house fire in Kansas City, Kan.

Firefighters from Kansas City, Kan., Fire Department battled strong winds as they fought a house fire in the 6000 block of N. Sewell Avenue on Saturday in Kansas City, Kan. Four adults and six children, all under the age of 6, escaped from the burning house. Two adults suffered minor injuries, as did one firefighter, who was transported to a hospital with a minor leg injury. The fire destroyed the home and four vehicles. The Red Cross and neighbors were assisting the displaced residents.

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Wyandotte County D.A.: 'Detective Lancaster should still be here'

Wyandotte County District Attorney Mark A. Dupree, Sr. reacted Tuesday morning to the life sentence given to Curtis Ayers, who was convicted in the 2016 murder of Kansas City, Kan., Police Detective Brad Lancaster.
David Eulitt The Kansas City Star
Wyandotte County D.A.: 'Detective Lancaster should still be here' 3:07

Wyandotte County D.A.: 'Detective Lancaster should still be here'

New training and coaching facility in KCK is a partnership 1:55

New training and coaching facility in KCK is a partnership

Quindaro Ruins a story of freedom, unity, community 2:28

Quindaro Ruins a story of freedom, unity, community

Two men found shot to death in Kansas City, Kan. 0:54

Two men found shot to death in Kansas City, Kan.