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Deputy's car smashed up in impaired driving crash

KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- A driver suspected of being impaired was involved in a major crash with a Jackson County deputy early Sunday morning in Kansas City, MO. That passenger car and a Jackson County Sheriff's cruiser both sustained massive damage in the crash at Southwest Boulevard and Broadway. The suspected impaired driver and… ... Continue Reading
FORECAST: Sunday will be cold but warmer weather is on the way

FORECAST: Sunday will be cold but warmer weather is on the way

Sunday is going to be cold again, but warmer weather is on the way for later in the week. ... Continue Reading
Jayhawks return for first time since dramatic brawl

Jayhawks return for first time since dramatic brawl

For the first time since the brawl, the Jayhawks returned to the court to take on Tennessee on Saturday. At Allen Fieldhouse, it was still a major topic of discussion amongst fans, though. ... Continue Reading
Gala with Roaring Twenties theme is held in the Northland

Gala with Roaring Twenties theme is held in the Northland

The Northland Regional Chamber of Commerce, which represents about 350,000 Kansas City residents, held their annual gala on Saturday night. KCTV5’s own Carolyn Long was there and took to the stage! ... Continue Reading

Young man dead in Saturday night shooting; suspect ran off

OVERLAND PARK, KS (KCTV) -- Overland Park police are looking for the suspect in a shooting that left a young man dead on Saturday night. Officers responded to a shots fired call at 7:31 p.m. to Marty Street near West 78th Street in the breezeway between two apartment buildings. There they found a male in… ... Continue Reading
Kansas City fans turn out for final day of Royals FanFest

Kansas City fans turn out for final day of Royals FanFest

As you can imagine, there is a lot of blue inside Bartle Hall. However, we did spot a few fans wearing red. ... Continue Reading

Super Bowl back in Miami for 11th time after 10-year hiatus

MIAMI (AP) — It’s appropriate the Super Bowl to end droughts is Miami-bound. The Kansas City Chiefs are playing in the game for the first time in 50 years against the San Francisco 49ers, who have a chance to win their first NFL title in 25 years. And the game is returning in Miami for… ... Continue Reading
Trailblazing 49ers assistant has roots in Chiefs Kingdom

Trailblazing 49ers assistant has roots in Chiefs Kingdom

HESSTON, Kan. (AP) — The old downtown strip, like so many in small towns across America, is quiet on a brisk January morning, just a few cars parked at one end in front of The Citizens State Bank and a few more in front of the pharmacy at the other. Around the corner is an… ... Continue Reading
Top headlines for Saturday, January 25, 2020

Top headlines for Saturday, January 25, 2020

Here are your midday headlines from KCTV5 News and your StormTrack5 forecast update for Saturday, January 25, 2020. ... Continue Reading
Friday Night Flights: Smoke Brewing Company

Friday Night Flights: Smoke Brewing Company

If you haven't visited Smoke Brewing Company in Lee's Summit yet, here is a taste of what you're missing. Need a ride after your night out? Please use one of the following resources <a href="https://www.uber.com/" target="_blank">Uber</a><a href="https://www.lyft.com/" target="_blank">Lyft</a><a href="https://ridekc.org/" target="_blank">Ride KC</a><a href="https://www.ztrip.com/10-10-taxi/" target="_blank">Z-Trip</a> If you need help overcoming challenges with alcohol, please use one of… ... Continue Reading
Smithville looking forward to how dispensary will stimulate economy

Smithville looking forward to how dispensary will stimulate economy

The mayor was so strongly in favor of the dispensary that he actually helped scout out a location. ... Continue Reading
Bragging burglar is arrested

Bragging burglar is arrested

He smashed and grabbed thinking he was getting a big payday, but his heist did not go as planned… ... Continue Reading
Top headlines for Friday, January 24, 2020

Top headlines for Friday, January 24, 2020

Here are your evening headlines from KCTV5 News and your StormTrack5 forecast update for January 24, 2020. ... Continue Reading

KC man charged after shooting injures 2 adults, 1 child

JACKSON COUNTY, MO (KCTV) – A man is facing multiple felony charges after three people were shot in the area of 56th and Bellefontaine on Thursday night. Darcell J. Clark, 28, has been charged with two counts of first-degree assault, unlawful use of a weapon, three counts of armed criminal action, and two counts of… ... Continue Reading

St. Louis Blues player sports Chiefs helmet during warm ups

ST. LOUIS, MO. (KCTV) --- During the St. Louis Blues Stanley Cup title run in 2019, Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes and tight end Travis Kelce supported the Blues. Now, Blues player Ryan O'Reilly is doing the same for the Chiefs. Reilly wore a Chiefs helmet during workouts before Friday's NHL All-Stars Skills Challenge.… ... Continue Reading

18-year-old killed in homicide in KCK

KANSAS CITY, KS (KCTV) -- The Kansas City, Kansas Police Department is spending their Friday night investigating a homicide. They said it happened at 7:30 p.m. in the 8000 block of Greeley Ave. Police found the victim, an 18-year-old male, dead on the front porch. No other information is available at this time. KCTV5 is… ... Continue Reading

Brothers charged with murder after man is fatally shot in KC on Thursday

JACKSON COUNTY, MO (KCTV) – Two Kansas City men have been charged in connection with the murder of a man who was found dead outside of the apartments in the 7600 block of Monroe Ave. According to the Jackson County Prosecutor, 23-year-old Malik Sherman and 27-year-old Micheal Sherman have each been charged with second-degree murder,… ... Continue Reading
FORECAST: Saturday will get off to a cold start

FORECAST: Saturday will get off to a cold start

Saturday will start off cold before slightly warmer air moves into the area for a while. ... Continue Reading
Royals fans remember David Glass during FanFest

Royals fans remember David Glass during FanFest

Those loyal to the Royals have a lot to look forward to in 2020, but there was also a somber tone at this year's FanFest. ... Continue Reading
Are there more snow days now than in the past?

Are there more snow days now than in the past?

Some parents were asking why school districts canceled classes today, so we looked to see if things have changed over the years when it comes to what constitutes a snow day. ... Continue Reading