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KCUR Evening Newscast 10-16-09

By Steve Bell


Kansas City, MO –

  • Mayor Funkhouser has released the city manager's budget proposal for 2010, which calls for dramatic cuts, including to the police and fire departments.
  • New Missouri Treasurer Clint Zweifel says Missouri's State Employee Retirement System lost around 3-and-a-half million in the Ponzi scheme.
  • Police report missing Northland woman's husband gave conflicting accounts of the last time he saw her.
  • Figures from the Home Builders Association show permits to build new single-family homes in the Kansas City area declined by 49 percent last year.

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