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A large crowd gathered outside of Childrens Mercy Hospital to show solidarity with the victims.

Kansas City Mourns Victims of Parade Shooting, Calls for Action and Support

Catie Walker, Lilah Manning, and Brenna Oxley
February 16, 2024

  Hundreds of community members lit candles Thursday evening in Kansas City to honor the victims of the Chiefs’ Super Bowl parade shooting.    The community mourned Lisa Lopez-Galvan’s death outside of Children's Mercy Hospital, where several injured children from...

Jackson is a UMKC School of Medicine alumna and currently serving her sixth year as dean.

Dr. Mary Anne Jackson, UMKC School of Medicine’s Long-Standing Dean, Prepares for New Role in 2024

Sarah Ding, Rohma Zaidi, and Raabia Qureshi
October 5, 2023

  When her mother cut out an article boasting the recently launched six-year B.A./M.D. program from a newspaper in their hometown of St. Louis, Dr. Mary Anne Jackson said she immediately knew the profession matched her ambitious personality.    Jackson’s parents couldn’t...

Planned Parenthood is a reproductive health clinic that offers services such as abortions, birth control, and other womens healthcare services. 

Pictured: Planned Parenthood on Emanuel Cleaver Blvd.

Opinion: A Women’s Right to Fight

Soffia Hernandez, Staff Writer
April 26, 2023

  While Kansas women had a victory in the ongoing battle to protect their reproductive rights last week, the state’s Republican lawmakers continue to target a woman’s right to choose. This strained effort not only attacks abortion access, but is also indicative of Kansas’s...

UMKC Professor Writes Suicide Prevention Book | Engineering School Competition - RooTV 4/19/2023

UMKC Professor Writes Suicide Prevention Book | Engineering School Competition – RooTV 4/19/2023

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April 19, 2023

Marissa Leggio delivers a story on a UMKC professor who has written a book dedicated to the prevention of suicides called "How Not to Kill Yourself." Grace Kertz informs on the School of Engineering and their groups preparation for various competitions. We go Into the Den...

Bunny Rescue | Scuffle at World of Fun - RooTV 4/12/2023

Bunny Rescue | Scuffle at World of Fun – RooTV 4/12/2023

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April 12, 2023

Grace Kertz educates us on a group working to protect Rabbits, and Marissa Leggio details a fight with police officer at Worlds of Fun. We go into the den with Jackson Ogden for this weeks segment on sports. Josh Cunningham reviews an album by Daniel Caesar, and Gabe Rocha...

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