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Top Stories of the Week

By Steve Bell


Kansas City, MO –

  • New ordinance empowers K.C. to take over blighted property.
  • "New Tools" urban redevelopment task force reveals its plan.
  • Funkhouser foes Burke, McGregor declare runs for city posts.
  • Corwin, Funkhouser, council members endorse COMBAT tax.
  • New KC superintendent says more school closings are coming.
  • Initiatives target abortion, stem cell research, redefine "person."
  • Older juvenile leads officers to body of missing 9-year-old.

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