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Violent crime ‘No. 1 news priority’

A caller this morning urged The Star to "pay even more attention to the out-of-control murders in this city."

She had positive things in general to say about today's front-page centerpiece on the KC NoVa program, which aims to prevent violent crimes before they happen, in part by conducting sweeps to execute arrest warrants, and also by offering education, drug treatment and other services.

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