Up To Date A daily issues-oriented talk show with host Steve Kraske.
Up To Date

Up To Date

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A daily issues-oriented talk show with host Steve Kraske.

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Bill Snyder tells the story behind his extraordinary coaching career.

When Kansas State hired Bill Snyder as its head football coach in 1988, no one could have predicted the total transformation he would engineer in Manhattan, Kansas.

Working to make Kansas City more inclusive for people with disabilities

An intentional effort by local organizations is underway to make Kansas City's public spaces more available to all.

This Kansas City wine expert has six suggestions to bring good sipping to your holidays

Despite COVID-19 and extreme weather disrupting the wine industry, local liquor stores should have plenty of options to fuel your holiday festivities all season long.

This Kansas City wine expert has six suggestions to bring good sipping to your holidays

Kansas City introduced the Crock-Pot 50 years ago

No Midwestern cookout is complete without a delicious chili or dip simmering in a Crock-Pot. But when the device was first unveiled by a Kansas City company in 1971, it promised something more: freedom.

Where Missouri got its name

This year the state of Missouri is celebrating its 200th birthday. But few people today know about the Native American tribe behind the state's name.

Feeding Kansas City's hungry goes beyond the holidays

The greatest number of volunteers and donations to food pantries and kitchens occur at holiday time, but people go hungry 365 days of the year.

Demand for mental health care putting strain on Missouri providers

The Stress in America survey has been tracking the mental health toll of the past year. More patients, longer wait times and overloaded practitioners add up to a system on the brink of failing.

Pandemic spike of drug overdoses in America includes Missouri and Kansas

The pandemic brought on a multitude of issues, but one that fell by the wayside was the opioid and drug overdose crisis.

Pandemic spike of drug overdoses in America includes Missouri and Kansas

Kansas City man shot and paralyzed in 2012 inspires others to embrace their challenges

Wesley Hamilton's nonprofit, Disabled But Not Really, assists those with disabilities to find their identity.

Kansas City man shot and paralyzed in 2012 inspires others to embrace their challenges

Kansas City's 'Procession' makes film critics' list of current films worth seeing

As the weather gets colder, it's a great time to sit down with a bowl of popcorn and watch a movie.

Kansas City's 'Procession' makes film critics' list of current films worth seeing