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Up to Date focuses on pressing issues, both local and national, including politics, economics, planning and design, history and entertainment - topics that have an impact on the lives of the Greater Kansas City region.

Up to Date focuses on pressing issues, both local and national, including politics, economics, planning and design, history and entertainment - topics that have an impact on the lives of the Greater Kansas City region.

Location:

Kansas City, MO

Networks:

KCUR

Description:

Up to Date focuses on pressing issues, both local and national, including politics, economics, planning and design, history and entertainment - topics that have an impact on the lives of the Greater Kansas City region.

Language:

English

Contact:

4825 Troost Ave, Ste 202 Kansas City, MO 64110 816-235-2888


Episodes

Actor David Koechner Plays A Big Role For Kansas City Charity

6/11/2021
With more than 200 credits to his name, Koechner says he knows how fortunate he is to be a working actor.

Duration:00:25:08

In Kansas Decent Broadband Service Still Hard To Come By

6/11/2021
Using the internet was integral to getting through the pandemic, however, many in Kansas lacked a reliable connection.

Duration:00:24:18

Food Critics: Kansas City's Best Restaurant Pop-Ups In 2021

6/11/2021
Kansas City chefs opt for pop-ups and ghost kitchens when they want to try something new. Here are the best in the city right now, according to KCUR's food critics.

Duration:00:24:05

Waxahatchee’s Katie Crutchfield Eases Into Sobriety And Kansas City

6/10/2021
Katie Crutchfield's 2020 album, "Saint Cloud," is an unflinching self-examination about her decision to get sober and "trust her gut."

Duration:00:25:18

As Moratoriums End, Where Will Kansans Facing Eviction Find Help?

6/9/2021
The ending of state and federal eviction moratoriums raises fears that homeless numbers will increase.

Duration:00:25:28

Personal Stories Reveal Conditions Migrants To America Are Escaping

6/9/2021
Author Malcolm Garcia's latest collection of essays offers understanding of why so many are making the perilous trip to the U.S. southern border.

Duration:00:24:15

Kansas City Pastors Outraged By Malcolm Johnson Shooting

6/8/2021
Kansas City pastors say new videos of the police shooting of Malcolm Johnson refute the official narrative.

Duration:00:27:46

When Eyewitness Memory Is — And Isn't — Reliable

6/8/2021
Law enforcement at every level should be applying a simple test to a witness' memory of a crime.

Duration:00:20:39

Wrongly Imprisoned For 43 Years, Kevin Strickland Is Still Waiting To Be Freed

6/8/2021
Despite setbacks, Strickland's legal team still has an avenue to securing their client's freedom.

Duration:00:23:34

Why COVID-19 Cases Are Surging In Two Missouri Counties

6/8/2021
Despite ongoing vaccination efforts in Missouri, Livingston and Linn Counties are seeing COVID-19 cases rise above the statewide average.

Duration:00:26:07

Kansas City In 1960s Gay Rights History

6/5/2021
Before there was the Stonewall Riots in 1969, a historic meeting took place in Kansas City's State Hotel that would form the foundation for the gay and lesbian rights movement.

Duration:00:24:16

Film Critics: Film Festivals

6/4/2021
Film festivals mean a lot to independent filmmakers and to the cities and towns that host them.

Duration:00:24:34

Offering Kansas Teens A Better Chance For A Better Life After Foster Care

6/3/2021
Trained advocates provide support and resources for young Kansans about to face life on their own.

Duration:00:22:15

Dan Glickman On Government, Politics And Golf

6/3/2021
In his new memoir, "Laughing At Myself," Glickman shares moments both solemn and humorous from five decades in Washington, D.C.

Duration:00:25:27

Kansas City Mayor Defends Reallocation Of Police Budget Amidst Lawsuit

6/3/2021
A Jackson County judge postponed a hearing in the lawsuit the Board of Police Commissioners has brought against the city to regain control of the money.

Duration:00:28:51

Missouri Ranked Worst State For Puppy Mills

6/3/2021
For the ninth year in a row, the state is home to the worst puppy mills in America.

Duration:00:21:32

Kansas City Board Of Police Commissioners Sues City Over Department's Budget

6/2/2021
The police board is going through the courts to stop the attempt by Mayor Lucas and the city council to refocus the use of $42 million of the department's authorized budget.

Duration:00:25:08

Children Suffer Largest Increase In Food Insecurity During Pandemic

6/2/2021
For households with kids, the percentage who didn't know where their next meal was coming from jumped from 13.6 to 28 percent since the coronavirus struck.

Duration:00:30:10

Kansas City Radio Prankster Randy Miller

6/2/2021
The Kansas City radio legend has traded in his pranks for radio supporting America's military

Duration:00:23:55

Kansas City Woman Makes Sure Worn Military Uniforms Still Serve

6/2/2021
Connie Swartz was packing her husband's military uniforms for their tenth move when she started wondering how to dispose of the fatigues that were no longer needed.

Duration:00:18:03