The 155th Street Bridge in Cass County, Missouri, has reopened after Raymore and Kansas City officials financed repairs. Also: Mini Mud Run is Aug. 17 in Raymore. Cass County Medical Center offers screenings.
Harrisonville Wildcats football team hosts cardboard boat races. Also: Harrisonville school superintendent Paul Mensching shares goals for the year. Pleasant Hill High School teacher Mike Keilholz wins award.
HELP Humane in Belton, Missouri, is a small animal shelter that takes in homeless pets and works with a network of rescue groups, foster families and other shelters to find homes for the cats and dogs.
A suspect has been taken into custody in connection with the stabbing death of Shawnee resident David J. Paterno, Shawnee police said Monday evening. The case was previously being handled by the Metro Squad.
Three Lee’s Summit high schools join You Be You, a teen mental health campaign sponsored by Jewish Family Services. Also: a Sunset Valley Elementary sixth-grader attended Fuel Up to Play 60 national conference.
The city of Lee’s Summit has agreed to buy the Longview Recreation Center from Metropolitan Community College. The purchase will provide a fitness center for west side residents. The center will be renovated.