The Parkville Board of Aldermen has pumped the brakes on a potential development plan after hearing concerns from the Park Hill School District and others over possible long-term tax abatements.
Jim Wagy has been around McDonald’s for his entire life but on Wednesday, Jan. 10, he experienced something that had him smiling from ear to ear.
A Platte City woman faces charges after she allegedly attempted to take a weapon from a police officer in a scuffle that occurred in early December.
A young child allegedly pulled the trigger in a shooting that left a sibling with non-fatal wounds on the evening of Wednesday, Jan. 4 in Ferrelview, Mo.
With support from two state agencies, Platte County prosecuting attorney Eric Zahnd issued a statement this week formally rejecting the recommendation of an Office of Chief Disciplinary Counsel (OCDC) ethics panel for him to face public reprimand.
No event created a stir quite like the total solar eclipse that passed through the area in late August.
The Subway restaurant located at the Trex Mart in Dearborn, Mo. remains closed following a surprising accident.
The death of beloved West Platte teacher and coach Nate Danneman cast a difficult shadow over the year 2017, starting with the crash that took his life in late April.
PARKVILLE, Mo. — Five years after figuring out the funding, officials from across the Northland celebrated completion of the third phase of the Highway 45 widening project last week.
The once bright outlook for a new KCI Airport became a renewed chaotic situation following a surprise vote last week.
Three local high school seniors received nominations from U.S. representative Sam Graves for entrance into United States military service academies. Each year, members of Congress are tasked with selecting qualified students from their respective districts to attend one of America’s prestigious military academies.
A wrongway driver who caused a two-fatality crash last month apparently ended up miles off course of his expected route home from a holiday party, according to court documents.
WESTON, Mo. — A special meeting of the Weston Board of Aldermen had an unexpected twist when the mayor collapsed and had to be transported to an area hospital via ambulance.
The City of Dearborn and Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) have come to an agreement for a sewer line connection to service the Dollar General store currently under construction and three residences west of downtown currently on septic systems.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Two Park Hill School District students may have received the best early Christmas gift a child could want last week when their father came home early from service in Kuwait to surprise them at school.
A 17-year-old with a St. Louis address faces a felony charge of rape in Platte County for an incident that occurred in late October.
DEARBORN, Mo. — The weather cooperated and gave the North Platte R-I District a sun-splashed morning to hold a groundbreaking ceremony last week.
The Kansas City (Mo.) Police Department arrested one woman and continues to search for a second suspect after an alert bus driver spotted them attempting to enter vehicles in the Park Hill High School parking lot while a large wrestling tournament took place inside.
The City of Platte City still wants to hear input from residents, but officials have a vision for undeveloped land east of Interstate 29.
The North Platte School District will host a groundbreaking this Friday for its new junior high school building addition.
The Platte County Prosecutor’s Office won a battle in The Missouri Supreme Court in prosecuting attorney Eric Zahnd’s dispute with the circuit court in Platte County. Zahnd filed legal actions earlier this year asking the Supreme Court to stop two Platte County judges from reducing felony-stealing cases to misdemeanors.
A wrong-way driver suspected of being under the influence of alcohol caused a two-fatality accident on Thanksgiving morning in Platte County, according to reports.
On a 2-1 vote, the Platte County Commission decided to begin negotiations to sell Shiloh Springs Golf Club to an Overland Park, Kan. based firm.
Charges have been filed against a St. Joseph, Mo. man who allegedly fired shots after robbing the Trex Mart in Dearborn, Mo. on the night before Halloween.
Emotions again spilled over at the latest contentious Ferrelview Board of Trustees meeting last week.
Happenstance helped arrange for the placement of a memorial plaque to honor the only Platte City resident to serve as governor of Missouri.
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