Lee’s Summit is one of the districts making the change this week. Blue Springs and Oak Grove schools also say masks are optional for students and staff, since Jackson County lifted the public health order.
The Olathe Public School Board has fired a high school baseball coach for allegedly using a racial slur toward a Black player.
Wyandotte County Administrator Doug Bach will announce his pick for the chief of police in Kansas City, Kansas at 10 a.m. Friday at City Hall.
Kansas City officially lifted the capacity restriction on indoor dining and event spaces at 12:01 a.m. Friday.
The Kansas City Royals say that single-game tickets for their May home games will go on sale tomorrow at 10 a.m. Up to 17,400 fans will be able to attend each game.
Blue Valley School District on Monday will begin voluntarily testing many of its students for COVID-19, in a program that utilizes at-home testing.
Jackson County lifted the 50 percent capacity cap on businesses Friday.
While City Hall and the KC Homeless Union are working to find solutions, the city has told homeless camp residents downtown and in Westport that they are eventually going to need to leave.
Parkville’s first dispensary opens Wednesday to offer medical marijuana patients easy access to medicinal cannabis.
North Kansas City Schools staff says it’s time to give students an upgrade from a 69-year-old building in the Northland.