Some views of the rivers in Kansas City, Kan., and Wyandotte County at midday Saturday, June 6.
River levels are high, and the Kansas River in Kansas City, Kan., is at minor flood stage.
Kansas City, Kan., is under a flood warning for the Kansas River at 23rd Street, until 12:41 p.m. Monday, June 8, according to the National Weather Service.
The Kansas River was 35.56 feet at 3:02 p.m. Saturday, where flood stage is at 33 feet, according to a NOAA hydrology chart.
According to the National Weather Service, with the Kansas River at 33 feet, undeveloped woodland along the river and outside of levee protection is flooded. No flooding of areas behind the levees is expected.
The Missouri River at Kansas City is still below flood stage by one or two feet, according to NOAA hydrology charts.
Sporting Kansas City will look to extend the club’s six-game unbeaten run when it plays host to league leaders Seattle Sounders FC at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday at Sporting Park in Kansas City, Kan.
A limited number of tickets, including standing room only tickets released, may be available via Ticketmaster.com and the first 10,000 fans through the gates will receive a commemorative Matt Besler poster.
Saturday’s match will be televised locally on KMCI-TV 38 the Spot and across the Midwest on SKCTV with three hours of coverage beginning at 7 p.m. In addition, Sports Radio 810 WHB (English) and La Grande 1340 AM (Spanish) will provide live broadcasts for their listening audiences in Kansas City.
Single-game tickets for Sporting Kansas City home matches from July through October went on sale this week via Ticketmaster.com. Tickets were available for the first time for the following matches:
• Sat., July 18: Sporting KC vs. Montreal
• Sat., Aug. 1: Sporting KC vs. Houston
• Sat., Aug. 15: Sporting KC vs. Vancouver
• Wed., Aug. 19: Sporting KC vs. San Jose
• Fri., Sept. 18: Sporting KC vs. FC Dallas
• Sun., Sept. 27: Sporting KC vs. Seattle
• Sun., Oct. 25: Sporting KC vs. LA Galaxy
Sporting Kansas City forward Dom Dwyer is one of eight Sporting KC nominees on the fan ballot for the 2015 AT&T MLS All-Star Game. Voting began last week and will continue online, via social media and through EA SPORTS FIFA 15 until July 3.
Other Sporting KC players on the ballot include Tim Melia, goalkeeper; Jalil Anibaba and Matt Besler, defenders; Roger Espinoza, Benny Feilhaber and Graham Zusi, midfielders; and Kriztian Nemeth, forward.
For more information about voting for the All-Stars, visit http://www.sportingkc.com/news/2015/05/fan-ballot-featuring-eight-sporting-kc-players-unveiled-2015-att-mls-all-star-game.
The AVTT Traveling Vietnam Wall is on exhibit at the Liberty Memorial Museum on Memorial Day weekend.
The wall will be available for public viewing through 2:30 p.m. Monday, May 25, when there will be a closing ceremony.
A Memorial Day Ceremony is from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. May 25 in the Memorial Courtyard in front of Memory Hall at the Liberty Memorial.
Also on display through today is a Vietnam-era Bell UH-1 Iroquois “Huey” helicopter, near the south walkway entrance.
A vintage military vehicle display is on exhibit through 5 p.m. Monday, May 25, on the southeast lawn of the Liberty Memorial. It will have military vehicles from World War I, World War II, Korean War, Vietnam War and Operation Desert Storm.
All the activities and displays are free to the public today.