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KC man arrested for Jackson County second-degree murder warrant Monday morning

JACKSON COUNTY, Mo. — A Kansas City man was arrested in Jackson County Monday morning. According to a Missouri State Highway Patrol report, Francois C. Orloff, 30, was arrested around 8:49 a.m. for a felony Jackson County warrant for second degree murder, resisting arrest and tampering with a motor vehicle. Orloff is being held at the Jackson County Detention Center pending bond.
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Kansas City files response in police accountability lawsuit

KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- The City of Kansas City has filed its response to the Board of Police Commissioners’ lawsuit against the city pending in Jackson County Circuit Court. The response argues that the Board’s complaints against the city are both legally and factually false. Mayor Quinton Lucas issued...
Jackson County, MOBlue Springs Examiner

Jackson County executive Frank White Jr. running again

Jackson County Executive Frank White Jr. says he plans to run for re-election in 2022. White has held the position since 2016, having been appointed to it that year then elected by the voters later in 2016 and then a full four-year term in 2018. The county also has an...
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COVID-19 LIVE UPDATES: 38% of population in Missouri has completed vaccination

Here are the latest COVID-19 updates around the Kansas City metro area, and in Kansas and Missouri. The Kansas Department of Health and Environment said Monday the state has 316,695 confirmed cases of COVID-19, and there have been 5,129 deaths since the outbreak started. Overall, the state said 43.7% of the population has been vaccinated with at least one dose and 37.8% have completed vaccination. Kansas only updates its case totals on Monday, Wednesday and Friday.
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Slow growth poses challenges for businesses

Missouri’s slow growth isn’t out of line with other Midwestern states, but it does pose long-term challenges. Columbia and Springfield, along with parts of the Kansas City and St. Louis areas, are growing strongly, but most Missouri counties are declining in population more quickly than rural counties elsewhere. “Shrinking populations...
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Frank White Jr. to run for re-election in 2022

JACKSON COUNTY, MO (KCTV) -- On Monday, Jackson County Executive Frank White Jr. announced his intention to run for re-election in 2022. He has been in the role since he was unanimously appointed to the position in 2016. “I could not be more excited to make this announcement,” said White....
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County Executive Frank White, Jr., Announces Re-Election Bid

Lee’s Summit, Mo. – Today, Jackson County Executive Frank White, Jr., announced his intention to run for re-election in 2022. County Executive White has served in this role since he was unanimously appointed to the position in 2016 by his colleagues in the Jackson County Legislature. Upon taking office, Executive White became the first African-American to serve as chief executive in the 190 year-history of Jackson County.
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KC leaders file response against BOPC lawsuit

KC leaders filed their response to the KC Board of Police Commission today against the pending lawsuit in Jackson County Circuit Court today. It argued that the Board’s complaints against the city are legally and factually false. “One month ago, I worked alongside a supermajority of the City Council to...
Jackson County, MOKCTV 5

I-435 lane closures for 67th Street Bridge Repair

JACKSON COUNTY, MO (KCTV) -- MoDOT will begin the 67th Street bridge replacement over Interstate 435 this week, causing a lane closure for southbound traffic. The right lane will be closed from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily starting today and going through Friday, June 25. Please use caution when driving through the area.
Jackson County, MOBlue Springs Examiner

EJC covid-19 case updates

Eastern Jackson County has not yet experienced the uptick in new COVID-19 cases such as southwest Missouri and other areas of the state, as numbers continue to stay low after several weeks of continuous drops. According to the Jackson County Health Department, which covers the county outside Kansas City, the...
Kansas City, MOKansas City Star

Kansas City metro surpasses 150,000 COVID cases, adding more than 430 in past week

The Kansas City metropolitan area has recorded more than 150,000 COVID-19 cases since the pandemic began. On Tuesday, the area encompassing Kansas City and Jackson, Clay and Platte counties in Missouri and Johnson and Wyandotte counties in Kansas gained 62 new cases for a total of 150,064 to date. Over the past week, the metro added 438 new cases. The week before, the area added 368 new cases.