Mike Shanin interviews Wyandotte County District Attorney Elect Mark Dupree about his priorities when he takes office. Then, Gwen Grant, Lisa Johnston, Ron Freeman and Steve Mirakian discuss the upcoming retention vote for Kansas Supreme Court justices, next year’s infrastructure and streetcar expansion elections in Kansas City, and media bias in this year’s presidential race.
The race for the White House weaved through Kansas City this week. Hillary Clinton flew into town Thursday to speak at the Kansas City Convention Center to a less-than-crowded audience of The National Baptist Convention. Meanwhile, the GOP ticket was also amping up its attention on Missouri. Vice Presidential nominee Mike Pence hosted a town ...Continue Reading
In a month that celebrates the 100th birthday of Ewing Kauffman, Arts Upload returns for its fourth season with some Kauffman connections. Randy Mason and Maris Aylward visit the Kauffman Memorial Garden and kick things off with a look back on the first five years of the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts. Randy talks ...Continue Reading
In season five of Pati’s Mexican Table, chef and cookbook author Pati Jinich explores the Mayan world in the Yucatán Peninsula. Embarking on a road trip that crosses three states – Campeche, Yucatán and Quintana Roo – she meets with local producers, growers and chefs, both in restaurants and in their homes, to learn about ...Continue Reading
Get a taste of a new podcast from The Bridge and Flatland with featured performances from local artists Ivøry Black and Jessica Paige— along with cocktails inspired by those songs from local bartenders. Jonathan Bender mashes up the Kansas City music and cocktail scene in Mixtapes & Mixology, available online and in iTunes, Google and other podcast listings. You can ...Continue Reading
HINTERLAND is a noir crime drama set in the scenic, centuries-old town of Aberystwyth, Wales. The area is a natural crucible of colliding worlds – a place where history, myth and tradition come face-to-face with modern life – but its panoramic vistas and quaint facade hide a multitude of sins. Into this realm steps the ...Continue Reading