Two persons wounded in shooting

Police responded to the 1200 block of North 77th Terrace overnight and found two victims suffering from gunshot wounds to the legs.

Both of the victims said they did not know who shot them, and they refused to cooperate with police, according to a social media post by the police chief. There are apartments in the area.

Police are investigating.

Tuesday events

Quindaro townsite celebration today
An event at noon Tuesday, April 23, at the Quindaro Overlook will celebrate the Quindaro townsite’s federal designation as a national commemorative site. The Quindaro Overlook is at 3507 N. 27th St., Kansas City, Kansas. The designation establishing the Quindaro Townsite National Commemorative Site was signed into law on March 12. The event on April 23 will be sponsored by Freedom’s Frontier National Heritage Area, the Unified Government and the Kansas City, Kansas, Convention and Visitors Bureau.

Public hearing scheduled today on closure of Parker Elementary School
A public hearing has been scheduled at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 23, on the question of whether Parker Elementary School should be closed. The meeting will be held in the third floor board room of the Kansas City, Kansas, Public Schools Central Office and Training Center, 2010 N. 59th St., Kansas City, Kansas. Members of the public may make comments on whether the school should be closed at the end of the 2018-2019 school year. Parker School is at 3334 Haskell Ave. The public may attend and participate. The Kansas City, Kansas school board also has scheduled a regular meeting at 5 p.m. April 23 at the same location, 2010 N. 59th St.

Grocery store listening session scheduled
A listening session on the proposed downtown Kansas City, Kansas, grocery store has been scheduled for 6 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 23, at the Liveable Neighborhoods office at the Neighborhood Resource Center, 4935 State Ave., Kansas City, Kansas. The meeting is open to the public, and the public may make comments.

Today’s forecast: Slight chance of rain, high in 60s

Showers are possible, mainly after 4 p.m. today, according to the National Weather Service. (National Weather Service graphic)

Today, there will be a 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 4 p.m., according to the National Weather Service.

Isolated thunderstorms are possible, mainly south of I-70, the weather service said.

In the coming week, flooding concerns may continue along the Missouri River in places, according to the weather service. The Missouri River in Wyandotte County and Kansas City is currently below flood stage.

Today’s high will be 63, with a north wind of 6 to 8 mph, the weather service said.

Tonight, there is a 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 10 p.m., according to the weather service. The low will be around 49 with a northeast wind of 6 mph becoming calm in the evening. Less than a tenth of an inch of rain is likely.

Wednesday, it will be partly sunny, with a high near 70 and a north northeast wind of 5 mph becoming calm in the morning, the weather service said.

Wednesday night, it will be partly cloudy with a low of 51 and a light and variable wind, according to the weather service.

Thursday, it will be mostly sunny, with a high near 76 and a light west northwest wind becoming north 5 to 10 mph in the morning, the weather service said.

Thursday night, it will be mostly clear with a low of 50, according to the weather service.

Friday, it will be sunny, with a high near 72, the weather service said.

Friday night, there is a 50 percent chance of showers after 1 a.m., with a low of 54, according to the weather service.

Saturday, there is a 40 percent chance of showers before 1 p.m., with a high near 74, the weather service said.

Saturday night, expect a low of 50 with partly cloudy skies, according to the weather service.

Sunday, it will be mostly sunny with a high near 72, the weather service said.

Sunday night, there is a 40 percent chance of showers with a low of 60, according to the weather service.

Monday, there is a 30 percent chance of showers with a high near 77, the weather service said.