Come see what’s new in the world of quilting with YouTube’s biggest “sewlebrity,” Jenny Doan of Missouri Star Quilt Company. Doan will be live in our studio to talk about a special KCPT experience available only to our members at 7pm on Tuesday, August 23. Learn more about Missouri Star Quilting Company and watch quilting tutorials at their YouTube ...Continue Reading
It’s become one of Kansas City’s most vexing problems: an absence of development east of Troost. But do civic leaders now have the answer? Plus, you can’t separate the lack of East Side economic activity from concern over crime. This week more tragedy there, as two young boys are shot to death. In other news, ...Continue Reading
The Schlitterbahn water park in Kansas City, Kansas has re-opened, but not the ride that claimed the life of 10-year-old Caleb Schwab, the son of a Kansas state lawmaker Scott Schwab. Caleb met his death on an attraction that takes thrill seekers barreling down a plastic chute at speeds of 70 miles an hour. It ...Continue Reading
Some people said they were turned off by his commercials, where he creates an explosion after shooting his assault rifle. But a former Navy SEAL who has never held political office before is now one step closer to earning the keys to the Missouri governor’s mansion. Eric Greitens won the Republican nomination for governor. It ...Continue Reading
On this week’s edition of Ruckus, join Mike Shanin for a conversation with Sam Brownback. They’ll be talking about the Kansas Governor’s biggest achievements, his reaction to this week’s primary results and how he responds to critics. Election talk continues with two groups of Ruckettes —conservative and liberal — offering their analysis of the Kansas and Missouri ...Continue Reading
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