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Richard Petty Motorsports, Eckrich Meats, and Price Chopper Team Up With Operating Homfront For Surprise of a Lifetime for One Military Family

Richard Petty Clay County Missouri

Yesterday morning The Northland News was invited down to the Ball’s Price Chopper on Barry Rd. to watch a “King” help present a military family a surprise of a lifetime. The Dizmang-Espy family of Kansas City, Kansas was invited by Eckrich to Price Choper on Friday morning to pick up …

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Odd Fellows Asylum in Liberty Missouri to Appear on Travel Channel This Saturday

A while back The Northland News ran one of our #ClayCoMindset’s in which we asked you to name your favorite winery in the Northland. On that list was the Belvoir Winery that is located at the old Odd Fellows Asylum in Liberty, Missouri. The location is owned by Liberty, Missouri …

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86 Veterans Return from Trip of Lifetime Thanks to Heartland Honor Flight

The Northland News was invited out to KCI by Heartland Honor Flight to join in welcoming home the veterans that were returning on the October 6, 2015 flight. Heartland Honor Flight was founded in 2008. It is part of the Honor Flight Network that was founded in 2005. It honors veterans by …

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Kansas City Parks and Recreation Department Leader To Receive Clay County’s Look North Award

A public servant who has made a dramatic impact on the Northland will receive the 2015 Look North Award at the breakfast event Thursday, Oct. 22 at Harrah’s North Kansas City Casino and Hotel, 1 Riverboat Drive, North Kansas City. Mark McHenry, director of the Kansas City Parks and Recreation …

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Tibetan Monks Visit North Kansas City

Drepung Gomang Monastery Dare to Dabble

Monks from the Drepung Gomang Monastery from Karnataka, India have been spending some time at the Dare to Dabble art studio in North Kansas City. Why? They are in town as part of their year long tour of the United States. According to literature provided to The Northland News when …

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Clay County Missouri Resident Serves S’Mores to Neighbors for 71 Days Straight

Elizabeth Buckner S'More Club

Elizabeth Buckner lives in the Northland. During the summer, this single parent hands her kids off to dad for the summer. Once the kids leave the house, things go from busy to quiet. Buckner served as a chaplain intern for Liberty Hospital this summer. The reality of what she would …

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Extra Effort Brings Honors for Tri-County Mental Health Services Worker

[adblockingdetector id="2"] Kendra Boyer, RN, is used to pitching in when things get hectic at work. Staff nurse for Tri-County Mental Health Services, Boyer works with the organization’s physicians, fields patient phone calls and makes sure that medications are administered as directed. So when a staff vacancy made things a …

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Miss Zona Rosa 2015

Miss Zona Rosa

The contestants arrived early Saturday, August 1 at The Grove in Zona Rosa for interviews and instructions for Saturday‘s Miss Zona Rosa and Miss Zona Rosa’s Outstanding Teen competition. Three Teen contestants (age 13-17) and six Miss contestants (age 18-24) had private interviews with the judges beginning at 9 AM. …

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88-Year-Old North Kansas City Resident Thanks Public Servants For Saving His Life

Paul McGarvey North Kansas City

Tuesday night’s North Kansas City City Council Meeting began with a letter of thanks. This letter of thanks is probably one that countless men and women who serve on police and fire departments across America would love to hear. Paul McGarvey is an 88-year-old resident of North Kansas City who …

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