Tag: summer

With temperatures reaching the upper 90s this weekend, we’ve arrived at the dog days of summer. It’s hot, we’re listless and yearn for the chill of a crisp fall morning. Given the pandemic, summer weeks…

For many, the Fourth of July holiday may be a day off from work, but Karen Blakeslee says it’s not a day off from food safety. “Handling food safely is important every day, not just…

YATES CENTER — City officials announced Wednesday the Yates Center Swimming Pool will not open in 2020, because of COVID-19 pandemic. “The safety, health and well-being of the entire community is of the utmost importance,”…

Kansas City has more days with a high heat index than it did a few decades ago, and that could make outdoor sports and exercise more dangerous. Extreme heat events are on the rise across…

I know there is still a lot of summer left. But in just a few weeks, students will be back in school and fall will be here in the blink of an eye. Although our…

With U.S. airports expecting a record number of airline passengers this summer, the Transportation Security Administration chief said wait times could rise slightly because he has sent hundreds of staffers to the southern border to…

The weather in Kansas can be unpredictable during any season, but spring and early summer often bring severe weather that can create crisis if you are not prepared.  According to the American Red Cross, planning…

It makes me happy to say that spring has arrived, on the calendar at least. After a seemingly endless winter, I think everyone is excited to know that spring is near. The frogs have been…