© 2024 Kansas City Public Radio
NPR in Kansas City
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00 0:00
Available On Air Stations

KCUR Morning Newscast 10-02-08

By Maria Carter, KCUR Newsroom


Kansas City, MO – GOP Presidential candidate John McCain stopped in Independence before the preceded the Senate debate and vote on Wall Street rescue last night.

With only a week left for voter registration in Missouri, Democratic nominee Barack Obama's wife, Michelle told supporters in Kansas City yesterday that they needed to reach out to people who are still not on the rolls.

The Kansas City Mayor's wife is once again at the center of a disagreement. This time with airport police. Gloria Squitiro confronted an officer after her car was ticketed for being left unattended at the airport.

The credit crisis is hitting city hall. Kansas City Missouri had planned to issue 200 million dollars in water bonds but has postponed, saying there aren't buyers right now.

Kansas Governor Kathleen Sebelius says the state should look for new managers for two closed racing venues before rewriting the law to help the owners

KCUR serves the Kansas City region with breaking news and award-winning podcasts.
Your donation helps keep nonprofit journalism free and available for everyone.