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This is KMBC 9 Storytellers. A podcast where we go beyond the evening news. It's a deeper look at the stories of the people and events at the heart of Kansas City, MO.

This is KMBC 9 Storytellers. A podcast where we go beyond the evening news. It's a deeper look at the stories of the people and events at the heart of Kansas City, MO.
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This is KMBC 9 Storytellers. A podcast where we go beyond the evening news. It's a deeper look at the stories of the people and events at the heart of Kansas City, MO.

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@kmbc

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English


Episodes

Episode 9 - Carvana arrives In KC

5/15/2019
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No salesmen. No haggling. Just a coin and a 6-story vending machine. Carvana has arrived in Kansas City to curious onlookers wondering how it all works. Haley and Steven take the KMBC 9 Storytellers podcast on the road to see the newest car trend growing across the country and in the metro.

Duration:00:11:10

Episode 8 - Missouri Treasure Hunt

5/8/2019
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A Missouri treasure hunter finds gold nearly 40 feet below a cornfield about an hour and a half east of Kansas City. The Malta crashed in 1841 and has been the source of mystery for decades. KMBC reporter William Joy joins us to explain how David Hawley went from the HVAC business to hunting for sunken ships. Video: https://www.kmbc.com/article/buried-treasure-long-lost-steamboat-malta-found-under-missouri-farm-land/27396060 Editor's note: please excuse the brief, cheesy humor in this...

Duration:00:15:48

Episode 7 - Confronting the Mental Illness Stigma

4/30/2019
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An Overland Park mother joins us to talk about her son, who lives with bipolar disorder. Doris is on the board of directors of the Johnson County chapter of the National Alliance on Mental Illness. 1 in 5 adults in America is dealing with mental illness. This week, we talk about the stigma and helping friends, family, and neighbors living with mental illness.

Duration:00:24:08

Episode 6 - Henry Bloch

4/24/2019
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Kansas Citians know the name Bloch. From H&R Block, the tax-prep company based in Kansas City, to the Bloch Galleries at the Nelson-Atkins Museum, Henry Bloch had a major impact on shaping the city. Bloch died this week at 96 years old. We talk with KMBC anchor Kelly Eckerman, who tells us how people are remembering the late entrepreneur and philanthropist.

Duration:00:16:40

Episode 5 - The 2019 Kansas City Chiefs & NFL Draft

4/16/2019
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After an incredible run in 2018 that came up just short of a Super Bowl appearance, the Kansas City Chiefs are looking to reload and make another run at the Lombardi Trophy with the MVP, Patrick Mahomes, leading the charge. We'll break down the the needs for the offense and defense, and how high the bar is set for 2019. Also the 2019 NFL Draft is on KMBC! You'll hear from a draft expert on who the Chiefs could target and what to look for as draft the begins Thursday, April 25th at 7 p.m.

Duration:00:17:55

Episode 4 - The ugly side of DNA analysis

4/9/2019
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DNA analysis companies like Ancestry and 23andMe are helping people answer the existential question: "who am I?" Unfortunately, the truth can be painful. Investigative reporter Matt Flener joins us to discuss his upcoming documentary about a woman who wanted to know more about her family but had no idea about the Pandora's box she was opening.

Duration:00:17:22

Episode 3 - Floods Of 2019

4/3/2019
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This week, we look at the historic flooding along the Missouri River. We talk to reporter Keleigh Gibbs, who has in Craig, Missouri as the water was rising. Chief Meteorologist Bryan Busby helps us compare this year's flooding to floods in 2011 and 1993. Finally, our investigative reporter Matt Flener digs into issues with Kansas City's water quality.

Duration:00:20:52

Episode 2 - Kansas City Mayoral Primary

3/26/2019
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The 2019 Kansas City mayoral field is loaded with 11 candidates heading into the primary. We sit down with KMBC 9 Political Reporter Micheal Mahoney to talk about the race to lead Kansas City into the future.

Duration:00:23:53

Episode 1 - Chronicle: Tech N9ne

3/20/2019
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We've been given unprecedented access to the studio, home and story of Kansas City hip hop and rap artist Tech N9ne. Our Lara Moritz sits down with us to preview her upcoming documentary, eight months in the making, about the musician, airing March 27th at 7 p.m. on KMBC.

Duration:00:23:19

KMBC 9 Storytellers - Trailer

3/15/2019
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Subscribe to the KMBC 9 Storytellers Podcast. Our first episode will be an in depth look at the making of KMBC 9's Chronicle: Tech N9ne. Anchor Lara Moritz gives you a look at the Kansas City rapper in a way you've never seen, before the premier of the hour long special about his life.

Duration:00:01:45