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Monday NewsLInk: Middle & high school schedules; some help for parents; COVID relief funds and a feel good story

Monday NewsLInk: Middle & high school schedules; some help for parents; COVID relief funds and a feel good story

August 31, 2020

Your Monday NewsLink for the week of August 31, 2020. This week's headlines come from the Lee's Summit R-7 School District, Lee's Summit CARES, City of Lee's Summit and the community at large.

LSR7 Board President Ryan Murdock and the reopening decision

LSR7 Board President Ryan Murdock and the reopening decision

August 26, 2020

Lee's Summit R-7 Board of Education President Ryan Murdock joins hosts Nick Parker and Jason Norbury to discuss this week's vote on the plan to reopen schools. The conversation looks at the board's process, as well as some insight into its future decisions through the pandemic.

Monday NewsLink: Awaiting the decision; some new opportunities taking flight and other news and notes

Monday NewsLink: Awaiting the decision; some new opportunities taking flight and other news and notes

August 24, 2020

Your Monday NewsLink for the week of August 24, 2020. Hosts Nick Parker and Liesl Hays offer up some news and notes from the Lee's Summit R-7 School District, the City of Lee's Summit and the Truman Heartland Foundation, among others.

Friday conversation: This is a hard time for all of us; Kerri Gray offers up some advice

Friday conversation: This is a hard time for all of us; Kerri Gray offers up some advice

August 21, 2020

Have you checked your engine light? No, not the one in your car. Local therapist Kerri Gray drops back by the show to talk with Nick and Jason about our current collective mental state. We're all under an exorbitant amount of emotional stress right now, she says. But, she also has tips for how we can cope. 

Checking in on City Hall and some news and notes

Checking in on City Hall and some news and notes

August 19, 2020

Hosts Nick Parker and Jason Norbury sift through a few news and notes from inside City Hall as much of the community awaits the final reopening decision from the Lee's Summit R-7 School District. And then ponder what news developments they're looking forward to as we approach fall and the back stretch of 2020.

Monday NewsLink: LSFD opens new station; do you know a community champion & other news and notes from around town
PSA renewals, transparency & the back-to-school wait continues

PSA renewals, transparency & the back-to-school wait continues

August 12, 2020

Hosts Nick Parker and Jason Norbury review some of the top news from the community, including the City's renewal of some Public Service Agreements and a little conversation as we all wait to see what back-to-school will look like for the Lee's Summit R-7 school District.

Monday NewsLink: LSR7 reopening options; downtown awards; meet the citizens of the year

Monday NewsLink: LSR7 reopening options; downtown awards; meet the citizens of the year

August 10, 2020

Your Monday NewsLink for the week of August 10, 2020.

Friday conversation:Taking in the updated roadmap to reopening LSR7 Schools

Friday conversation:Taking in the updated roadmap to reopening LSR7 Schools

August 7, 2020

Hosts Nick Parker and Jason Norbury outline LSR7's updated roadmap to reopening the local schools and discuss its impact on the community.

Monday NewsLink: Schools reopening; election day; parenting help; meet the new superintendent

Monday NewsLink: Schools reopening; election day; parenting help; meet the new superintendent

August 3, 2020

Your Monday Newslink for the week of August 3, 2020 takes a look at the latest reopening recommendations for the LSR7 School District, Tuesday's primary, some help for parents as they prep for the new school year and a chance to hear from LSR7's new superintendent.

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