Since September of 2017, Ana Ramirez has worked out of the Mattie Rhodes Center in the Historic Northeast as an Americorps VISTA - which is essentially the domestic version of the Peace Corps. For this week's episode of Kansas City's Northeast Newscast, host Paul Thompson sits down with Ramirez to discuss how she got involved with the program, her impressions of Kansas City and the Historic Northeast, and what projects she's been working on during her first few months in the area.
For this week's episode of Kansas City's Northeast Newscast, Northeast News publisher Michael Bushnell turns the tables on managing editor Paul Thompson to find out more about his experiences recording the first 37 episodes of the podcast. The pair discuss specific episodes and interviews, touch on the process behind the podcast, and look to the future to see where the Northeast Newscast can go from here.
This week on the Northeast Newscast, managing editor Paul Thompson sits down with KCMO 6th District Councilman Scott Taylor to discuss his 'Revive the East Side' economic package, his mayoral ambitions, the latest developments in the long-running short term rental (Airbnb) debate, and Edgemoor's recently released Memorandum of Understanding, which the Council's Airport Committee will discuss on Thursday, December 7.