KCTV 5 Investigates

Beauty Brands changes policy after KC customer visits store, learns of positive results

Beauty Brands changes policy after KC customer visits store, learns of positive results

Beauty Brands is changing the questions they ask customers after a recent client had her hair done while waiting for her COVID-19 test results. ... Continue Reading
Which counties have the highest rates per capita? KC isn’t even close

Which counties have the highest rates per capita? KC isn’t even close

When you break down the numbers, you might be surprised at which counties in Missouri and Kansas have the highest rates of coronavirus cases. ... Continue Reading
Is liability the next pandemic?

Is liability the next pandemic?

Businesses are reopening and schools will soon follow. At the back of many people’s minds is liability. ... Continue Reading
Native Americans search for solutions through pandemic

Native Americans search for solutions through pandemic

The Kickapoo tribe in Kansas faces unique challenges and receives little support in the pandemic. Yet, hope survives. ... Continue Reading
Family marks painful 3-year anniversary of Desirea Ferris disappearance

Family marks painful 3-year anniversary of Desirea Ferris disappearance

This weekend marks a sad anniversary for the family of Desirea Ferris, who disappeared in May 2017 when she was just 18 years old. ... Continue Reading
Missouri lawmakers pressure Parson to free Patty Prewitt

Missouri lawmakers pressure Parson to free Patty Prewitt

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Soldiers’ push for accountability leads to VA investigation into old Army base

Soldiers’ push for accountability leads to VA investigation into old Army base

The Department of Veterans Affairs has agreed they’ll study the consequences of American soldiers who served at an old Russian army base during the fight against terrorism. ... Continue Reading
More contact tracers needed to help stop the spread of COVID-19

More contact tracers needed to help stop the spread of COVID-19

On Thursday, KCTV5’s Investigative Reporter Angie Ricono looked at the importance of contact tracing and the challenges it poses. ... Continue Reading
Laid-off waitress says fast-cash lender seized her COVID stimulus payment

Laid-off waitress says fast-cash lender seized her COVID stimulus payment

Stimulus checks and unemployment benefits are starting to roll in, a god-send for some workers and their families but also a terrific opportunity for banks and creditors who can seize those funds. ... Continue Reading
Small businesses in KC struggle to stay afloat during pandemic

Small businesses in KC struggle to stay afloat during pandemic

Hundreds of billions of dollars in loans and grants meant to support small businesses and help them keep employees are now gone, leaving Kansas City business owners looking for new sources of support. ... Continue Reading