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GLADSTONE — Police and fire officials in Gladstone are investigating after a man was found dead during a fire Saturday, Nov. 27, in London Towers Apartments in Gladstone.

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Col. Eric T. Olson, superintendent of the Missouri State Highway Patrol, reminds everyone there will be an increase in traffic over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend. Drivers should remain alert to changes along their normal route. Regardless of traffic patterns, safety should remain a priori…

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The Thanksgiving holiday is one of the busiest travel weeks of the year. As we visit family and friends, the Missouri Department of Transportation recommends we buckle up everyone in a vehicle, put phones down while driving, do not speed or drive impaired, states a MoDOT press release.

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CLAY COUNTY — Law enforcement officials are urging residents to lock their vehicles and not keep valuables in them as sheriff’s office deputies investigate a rash of thefts from vehicles. This is the second wave of thefts from unlocked vehicles in less than three weeks.

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KEARNEY — The Clay County Sheriff’s Office is thanking a watchful driver for alerting deputies to a dangerous roadside situation and want to remind travelers they will be looking for drunk drivers through the Thanksgiving holiday.

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LIBERTY — The past is a good place to visit, but Rebuilding Together Kansas City Executive Director Clay McQuerry knows the present and the future need his nonprofit.

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CLAY COUNTY — The Missouri Department of Transportation will make traffic changes as part of a project to replace the Northeast 53rd Terrace Bridge over Interstate 435 in Clay County.

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After a jury convicted her in September, Viola Bowman, was sentenced last week in Clay County Circuit Court to life in prison without parole and 10 years for armed criminal action in the 2012 killing of her husband, Albert “Rusty” Bowman. Viola was indicted by grand jury on the charges in 2015.

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Every decade, Missourians attempt to draw new statewide legislative maps based on the latest census count. Like clockwork, this effort leads to accusations that one party or another is trying to gerrymander districts for political gain.

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People protest outside the offices of the New Mexico Public Education Department's office, Friday, Nov. 12, 2021, in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The education department proposed changes to the social studies curriculum that critics describe as a veiled attempt to teach critical race theory. Su…

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LIBERTY — The Liberty City Council unanimously approved development of a new 65,000-plus-square-foot micro-fulfillment center facility in the Liberty Commerce Center. The center is slated to open in fall 2022 and is expected to create about 200 jobs with more than $8 million in payroll.

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KEARNEY — A creative and shopping event to kick off the holiday season is being offered from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, Nov. 22, by Bea’s Flowers & Gifts and Three Birdies Boutique in Kearney.

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LIBERTY — Liberty Hospital has received an “A” grade for its dedication to patient safety from The Leapfrog Group, which rates how well hospitals protect patients from preventable medical errors, injuries and infections, according to a release from the hospital. Liberty Hospital scored highe…

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Those in power at the senior center have now decreed that we will have the annual Christmas dinner indoors instead of out in the parking lot. This flash of brilliance came after they received a number of responses that were more along the lines of “Are you crazy?” rather than the expected RSVPs.

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As the regular firearms deer season winds down, the Missouri Department of Conservation is offering a special virtual class for hunters with venison ready to cook. An online class is using curry and other ingredients to make a flavorful venison dish will be offered from 10:30 a.m. to noon on…

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