Relatives of a young boy with Down Syndrome worried about him. After not seeing him for months and always being told he was with his father, family members called authorities. The search for Govi began. Five years after his rescue, Govi and his two sisters live with a loving family in the Northland where he spends times with horses and his dog. Govi still runs into moments where bad memories creep back into his mind, but he’s a whole boy.
Star Editorial Board members Colleen McCain Nelson and Dave Helling talked with Kansas House Minority Leader Jim Ward, a former Sedgwick County assistant district attorney and Wichita city council member, on a Facebook Live broadcast Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017. Ward announced his candidacy for Kansas governor in August. In this clip, Ward described himself as a fighter for Kansas and discussed the different roles of a state House leader and the governor’s office.
World War II pilot Robert Capen got behind the controls of a 1942 Boeing Stearman PT-17 during a flight by Darryl Fisher's Ageless Aviation Dreams Foundation. The flight was out of KCAC Aviation at the Johnson County Executive Airport.
More than a half dozen metro law enforcement agencies helped federal agents arrest 10 underage human traffickers and recover three minors in the Kansas City area as part of a nationwide sting that included 120 arrests and the recovery of 84 minors.
Nubz lost his two hind paws in the puppy mill where he was born. But Good Samaritans have helped him find a happy, new home in Oregon where he is thriving - and has become a famous dog with his own Facebook page, “The Life of Nubz.” Video footage from The Life of Nubz on Facebook.
During a news conference Wednesday, KC Royals general manager Dayton Moore talked about the underperformance of the team's starting pitching this season. The Royals finished 80-82 and Royals starters had a 4.89 ERA.