Doomsday KC

Doomsday KC

Brief storm left many long-lasting impacts

About 10:30 on the morning of May 11, 1886, the skies above downtown Kansas City changed from radiant blue to murky green, a sight that witnesses would never forget. A giant cloud formation barreling in from the southwest paused over the south bank of the Missouri River, casting darkness onto Lathrop School at Eighth and May streets.

Mourners remember 14-year-old killed in KCK crash

Friends and relatives of 14-year-old Angelo Gage DePeralta held a candlelight vigil Friday night at 40th Street and Wyandotte Avenue in Kansas City, Kan., the crash site where DePeralta was killed.