Kansas City Star Apologizes For Its Coverage Of Black People

TV Critic Aaron Barnhart Exits KC Star

The longtime TV critic and reporter is leaving  the paper and plans to work on long-form writing, both essays and books in addition to blogging. He was at the Star for more than 15 years.


McClatchy, KCTV Lead in Digital Kansas City

In a market where media outlets have eschewed sensationalism in favor of serious and investigative journalism, McClatchy Newspapers’ Kansas City Star not only leads in online traffic, but has created two dozen spinoff sites, targeted to topics like high school sports, local pets, politics and religion. Meredith’s KCTV5.com ranks second in traffic, thanks in part to the station’s award-winning investigative reports.