816 North Opinion

816 North Opinion

I love KCI. But it still needs to change

Kansas City International Airport in its current state is magnificent. Living in the Northland, I can leave my home an hour before my flight is scheduled to leave and get there just in time for boarding. After the 20-minute drive and 10 minutes going through security, I am on my flight without having to wait in a suffocating line.

Mona Randolph, polio survivor, says her iron lung is a “relief”

For 36 years, Mona Randolph, 82, has slept six nights per week in a 75-year-old, 700-pound and 6-foot-long iron machine . She couldn't breathe without it.