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Kansas City Today is a daily news podcast from KCUR Studios bringing you all things Kansas City, wrapped up in 15 minutes or less. Whether you’re an early bird or a night owl, it’ll be waiting in your feed every weekday. Hosted by Nomin Ujiyediin.

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    • 4.8 • 44 Ratings

Kansas City Today is a daily news podcast from KCUR Studios bringing you all things Kansas City, wrapped up in 15 minutes or less. Whether you’re an early bird or a night owl, it’ll be waiting in your feed every weekday. Hosted by Nomin Ujiyediin.

    Breaking down the Kansas governor race

    Breaking down the Kansas governor race

    In the Kansas governor's race, education, LGBTQ rights, and the economy have become major divides between Republican Derek Schmidt and Democrat Laura Kelly. Plus: The Kansas City Current broke ground on a women’s soccer stadium set to open in 2024.

    • 15 min
    Abortion clinics in Kansas can't keep up with demand

    Abortion clinics in Kansas can't keep up with demand

    Kansas clinics that provide abortions are struggling to keep up with demand as patients travel from as far as Texas and Louisiana to receive care.

    • 14 min
    Kansas foster kids are still sleeping in offices

    Kansas foster kids are still sleeping in offices

    Kansas in 2020 settled a lawsuit over the way the state’s foster care system treated children. Has the state lived up to its promises? Plus: A federal program aimed at helping low-income communities access food pays its own employees so little that some workers qualify for food stamps themselves.

    • 15 min
    Breaking down the Kansas attorney general race

    Breaking down the Kansas attorney general race

    Republican Kris Kobach promises to sue the federal government every chance he gets if he’s elected Kansas attorney general. Plus, how a new program in Kansas City is already helping hundreds of tenants facing eviction.

    • 15 min
    Missouri's 2022 election: What you need to know

    Missouri's 2022 election: What you need to know

    With the 2022 midterm elections about five weeks away, we're taking a deep dive into what’s on the Missouri ballot — including some significant ballot issues and an open U.S. Senate race.

    • 15 min
    Making art on the Missouri River

    Making art on the Missouri River

    Roger MacBride, captain of The Kansas City Lady, made his boat into a friendly space for friends, artists and musicians to engage with the Missouri River. Also, a Kansas City artist spent 88 days canoeing the entire Missouri River, painting watercolors and taking photos along his journey.

    • 16 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
44 Ratings

44 Ratings

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Perfect start

Well edited, well rounded, just a great look at Kansas City current events.

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