More doctors take Medicare in Missouri than in Kansas
Missouri ranked sixth in the nation in percent of doctors taking all Medicare patients while Kansas ranked 48th in a recent survey that underlines the importance of consumers making sure their doctors are covered before choosing a plan.
Emergency room physician Raymond Brovont says he was fired for reporting understaffing at Overland Park Regional Medical Center. A Jackson County jury agreed and this week awarded Brovont $29 million in his wrongful termination lawsuit.
Wahlburgers, the burger restaurant owned by chef Paul Wahlberg and two of his brothers, Mark and Donnie, opened to a crowd of people who had waited for hours on Sept. 25 at 11935 Black Bob Road in Olathe.
Developer Ken Block managed to buy property from Sprint that seemed to let the long-awaited Galleria 115 project move ahead, only to learn on Monday that the Overland Park City Council is unhappy with the current plans for the mixed-use development.
Parlor, at 1701 Locust Street, is a new food hall that has opened in the Crossroads Arts District. Parlor features seven restaurants, two bars and several areas for lounging and an outdoor space overlooking downtown KC.