Across wide sections of northwest Missouri, whiteout conditions dropped visibility to a point that made driving too risky. The winds and heavy snow, falling as much as 2 inches per hour, removed buildings from view. (CNN)
The city requests that residents minimize travel during the weather event in order to allow snow removal crews and emergency responders greater ability to perform duties. (Photo courtesy Chris Williams)
In Kansas City, the skyline disappeared behind a veil of snow. Flakes were falling so fast that plows trying to cross the city simply couldn't keep up. (Photo courtesy Morgan Tippie)
Parts of the nation's heartland awoke Thursday to more than half a foot of snow, as a large storm made its way eastward out of the Rockies, snarling traffic for morning commuters and allowing an army of children to trade pen and paper for shovel and sled, at least for a day.More >>
Transportation authorities are urging residents to stay home Thursday as a snowstorm blankets much of Missouri and Kansas. Authorities are asking drivers to stay off the highways because of low visibility and heavy snow.More >> Transportation authorities are urging residents to stay home Thursday as a snowstorm blankets much of Missouri and Kansas. Authorities are asking drivers to stay off the highways because of low visibility and heavy snow.More >>
BROWNSBURG, IN (WAVE) - A statewide Silver Alert for a missing Hendricks County, Indiana woman was canceled late Sunday night, according to a news release from Indiana State Police. No other informationMore >> The alert was declared earlier Sunday after 77-year-old Suzanne La Brash disappeared. No other information about the cancellation of the alert More >> Kevin Sharp, a country music singer who recorded multiple chart-topping songs and survived a well-publicized battle with cancer, has died. He was 43.More >> Kevin Sharp, a country music singer who recorded multiple chart-topping songs and survived a well-publicized battle with cancer, has died. He was 43.More >> LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A man who barricaded himself and his family in a south Louisville home Sunday morning prompted a standoff with police, according to the Louisville Metro Police Department. LouisvilleMore >> Police said SWAT arrived on the scene as backup Sunday morning in case police needed to force their way inside the home.
LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Plastic bags filled with yard waste may be getting the can. "It's ridiculous to take yard waste and out it in our landfill," Louisville Councilman Tom Owen told WAVE 3 News. That'sMore >> If a vote on the matter passes on May 6, plastic bags filled with yard waste will no longer be picked up curbside in Jefferson County.More >> FLOYD COUNTY, IN (WAVE) - One person suffered life-threatening injuries in a single vehicle crash on eastbound Interstate 64 in Floyd County on Saturday, according to the Floyd County Sheriff's Department.More >> According to the Floyd County Sheriff's Department, a preliminary investigation found that a 2012 silver Volkswagen was traveling east on I-64 at a high rate of speed just after 4 p.m. on Saturday. The vehicle left the road, crashed into a rock embankment and possibly overturned near mile marker 121.More >>