Protesters gathered on the Country Club Plaza upset with President Trump's executive action to end DACA, the Obama-era program which allowed undocumented immigrants brought to this country as children to stay without fear of deportation.
At the new Rising Hill Elementary School, 7301 N.E. 108th St., gender-neutral student bathrooms have a common sink area and individual locking toilet stalls that can be used by boys or girls. The school is in the North Kansas City district.
Faith Chapel Assembly of God members attended a Sunday service, where they grieved three teens who were killed Friday when their church van crashed near Bolivar, Mo. Bob Cave, lead pastor, remembers the young people who perished.
The incident happened Monday, Aug. 6, when Julien Sandlin, 7, was playing outside the family’s apartment in Independence. His mother, Ashley Lyons, was not home at the time but Julien was with an older brother and an adult.
The Kansas City Police Department displayed the lethal and non-lethal weapons, protective equipment and armored vehicle used by police in "Operation 100" situations. The officers using this gear respond to armed standoffs and hostage situations.
Three Kansas State University food science graduate students were awarded first place and $8,000 in the National Dairy Council's annual New Product Competition for Quick-Quark, a new drinkable dairy snack based on the German-style quark cheese.