Betsy Webster, KCTV5 - Kansas City

Betsy Webster

KCTV5 - Kansas City

United States

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Recent:
  • KCTV5 - Kansas City
  • KY3 News
  • FOX Carolina News
Past:
  • KFVS News
  • WFSB Channel 3
  • WBTV News
  • WNEM TV5
  • FOX 5 Las Vegas
  • FOX 8 New Orleans

Recent articles by Betsy:

KCK’s Third Friday Art Walk kicks off its second season

The art walk will happen every third Friday through October, primarily along 6th Street from Sandusky to Minnesota. → Read More

Vigil for Eudora girl killed in hit-and-run crash draws community support in droves

A vigil in Eudora for 9-year-old Brooklyn Brouhard brought close to 200 people, if not more, together at the community center park. → Read More

Police say double shooting near UMKC campus, Whole Foods Market was targeted

Students at UMKC were alarmed to get an active shooter alert on their phones after two people were shot at the edge of campus. → Read More

Traveling Vietnam Wall arrives in KC

With Memorial Day approaching, a well-known traveling veterans memorial is coming to Kansas City. → Read More

What’s next as KCPD budget gets a boost from lawmakers

On Friday, Missouri lawmakers passed a bill requiring that the city allocate 25% of its general fund to the KCPD. → Read More

Sports betting coming to Kansas

Casinos in Kansas are cheering after Governor Laura Kelly signed S.B. 84 Thursday, which authorizes sports betting in the state. → Read More

Governor signs bill authorizing sports betting in Kansas

Kansas Governor Laura Kelly has signed S.B. 84, which authorizes sports betting in the state. → Read More

Gasoline price per gallon reaches record high in Missouri, but what about price per mile?

The average price of gasoline in Missouri hit an all-time high on Wednesday and it’s almost there in Kansas. But, it might not be as bad as it seems... → Read More

Fires in Polo: Family, neighbors remember grandmother who died

“She never said a bad word about anyone at all,” her neighbor Judy said. “She was a wonderful lady." → Read More

96-year-old grandmother dead following 3 ‘apparent arsons’ near Polo, Missouri

One of the fires was in the Polo area, and the Missouri State Fire Marshal's Office is investigating. → Read More

96-year-old grandmother dead following 3 ‘apparent arsons’ near Polo, Missouri

The authorities are investigating a string of apparent arsons near Polo, one of which took a 96-year-old grandmother’s life. → Read More

96-year-old grandmother dead following 3 ‘apparent arsons’ near Polo, Missouri

The authorities are investigating a string of apparent arsons near Polo, one of which took a 96-year-old grandmother’s life. → Read More

Local pastor feels blessed even after fire, credits firefighters for saving something significant

The damage to Pilgrim Rest Baptist Church at 34th and Hardesty is substantial. → Read More

Authorities to investigate Thursday night church fire in KCMO

An investigation will be conducted following a fire at a Kansas City, Missouri, church on Thursday night. → Read More

Grandview police warn of sexual predator luring preteen from area park

Police in Grandview are trying to catch a man who reportedly lured a child from a park Thursday morning and sexually assaulted her. → Read More

Police radio traffic highlights tense moments leading up to police shooting in Platte City

Much of what happened on Tuesday night was captured by an emergency scanner app and it paints a palpably tense picture. → Read More

Pursuit ends in Platte City, suspect taken to hospital

UPDATE: It seems the suspect ultimately sustained a gunshot wound and has been taken to the hospital for treatment. → Read More

Likely reversal of Roe v. Wade places Kansas election, Missouri law in spotlight

In Kansas, there’s a question on the August primary ballot that will become a much bigger deal. In Missouri, a law will go into effect automatically that could restrict much more than what many people think of as abortion... → Read More

Clay county family on edge after remains found nearby

Remains found in Ray County have a Clay County family nervous again. → Read More

KCPS board, administration issue call to action following fatal stabbing at middle school

The school board began Wednesday night’s meeting with a moment of silence. Then, they issued a call to action. → Read More