Reclaiming Cliff Drive VIDEO
Cliff Drive, a state scenic byway, winds through Kessler Park in the northeast part of Kansas City, Missouri. Hidden in an under-visited area north of downtown, Kessler Park is the namesake park of George Kessler, considered to be the father of Kansas City’s parks and boulevards system. Cliff Drive runs the length of the park, ...Continue Reading
Though work as a journalist carried Charles across the globe, it’s a small, simple cabin on a country road in the Northern Ozarks that never fails to bring him pleasure and respite. For the last five months, videographer Dave Burkhardt has spent hot days, misty mornings and chilly evenings with him in St. Clair County, ...Continue Reading
Since forming in 1998, The Elders have set the music scene on its ear, thanks to a skillful blend of American-roots rock and amped-up Celtic folk; a cross-pollination of elements that is high-octane and progressive, yet rooted in tradition. The Elders Hoolie was recorded live at the historic Uptown Theater in Kansas City, Mo. on St. ...Continue Reading
Mark Evans travels to the shores of Canada’s Hudson Bay, where polar bears are causing havoc in isolated communities. He arrives in the town of Churchill hours after an attack has left two people seriously injured and a bear dead. He joins the Polar Bear Alert team as they transport a captured bear by helicopter ...Continue Reading
The Anti-Defamation League and the Midwest Center for Holocaust Education have partnered for a second year with KCPT to host Echoes and Reflections, a multimedia program that provides US secondary educators with professional development and print and online resources to teach about the Holocaust in today’s classrooms. This no-cost, day long workshop opportunity for area teachers provides the tools they ...Continue Reading
The Fidel Castro Tapes VIDEO
In 1959, Fidel Castro rose to power in Cuba. He has been one of the most controversial figures in the world ever since. This is the story of the Cuban dictator’s turbulent career, told in part through media reports, rare images and recordings.