Posted in News Weather

Winter Weather Advisory

A band of quickly accumulating snow will move from southern and central Kansas through central Missouri overnight, resulting in a swath of 2 to 5…

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I-70 & I-435 Road Construction Scheduled to Start Thursday March 7

MoDOT is replacing the bridges within the I-435 and I-70 Interchange. This new configuration will be a partial turbine and provides an opportunity to make additional safety…

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Blue Springs Officer Injured During Traffic Stop

A Blue Springs officer was injured while he was conducting a traffic stop shortly after 2:00 p.m. off of Adams Dairy Parkway and Shamrock. The…

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Independence Woman Sentenced for Leading Meth Conspiracy

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – An Independence, Mo., woman has been sentenced in federal court for her role in leading a conspiracy to distribute multiple kilograms…

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Second Fire at Same Residence on Sterling

Independence Fire Department this evening returned to the scene of the early morning house fire on Sterling. It’s not known if the fire rekindled or…

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Independence School District Employee Charged with Felony Sex and Pornography Charges

An Independence School District employee has been charged with felony sex and pornography charges that involve an under-17-year-old youth, Jackson County  Prosecutor Jean Peters Baker…

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Police Investigating Shooting in Odessa Missouri

Update: The subjected has been taken into custody. Police are searching for a shooting suspect after a man was shot in Odessa Missouri. The suspect…

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Blue Springs Police Investigating Shooting

Blue Springs Police are investigating a shooting that occurred in the area of SW 19th street and SW Stonecreek Drive. One person suffered a gunshot…

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Police Blotter 2/26/2019 – 2/27/2019

Stealing From Motor VehicleFeb 27, 2019 8:50 PMParking Lot/Garage139XX E US 40 HWY, Independence, MO Stealing, ShopliftingFeb 27, 2019 6:18 PMSpecialty Store186XX E 39TH ST…

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Early Morning House Fire

The Independence Fire Department is on scene of a house fire in the 1600 block of South Sterling. The Red Cross was requested for five…

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