44/ Antire Construction Project is Expected to be Done By Mid-October

The Missouri Department of Transportation has announced an update on the I-44/ Antire construction project. MODOT and its contractor are working to get all eastbound and westbound lanes from Lewis Road to Antire Road reopened by early to mid-October if weather permits. The Westbound exit and entrance ramp at Antire Road is also expected to open at this time. The lanes were expected to open in mid-September, but there were unexpected delays during the project. MODOT appreciates everyone’s patience.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

4 days 21 min ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Gus Kleekamp with the Washington Post 218 Junior American Legion Baseball Team. Gus pitches, plays shortstop and bats third on the Junior Legion team that won the state championship in Blue Springs over the weekend. He posted the save in a 4-3 win over Festus in the title game. His batting average is .400 with 47-rbi and 47 runs scored. As a pitcher, he's 5-0 with an ERA of 1.631 and a WHIP of .961.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

2 weeks 2 days ago

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Thomas Jefferson, proponent of the Bill of Rights, could never have conceived just how many venues there are today for First-Amendment protected speech.

What he also could not have conceived is how this phenomenon of pervasive media has actually stymied, not enhanced, the free speech expression of presidential candidates.

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SPORTS CORNER

5 hours 1 min ago

Missouri will begin the college football season ranked in the top-25. The Tigers are 23rd in the preseason Coaches' Poll. Defending champion Ohio State is number-one, followed by TCU and Alabama. Mizzou opens the season September 5th at home against Southeast Missouri State.