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Mary Pulley joined the FOX 4 news team July 2010, as a weekend evening anchor and reporter.

This is a homecoming for Mary in more ways then one. She was raised in Kansas City, Kansas, and was an intern at FOX 4 while in college. Mary, a UMKC graduate, is thrilled to be back in the Kansas City metro area.

Before joining FOX 4, she was a weekend anchor, producer, and reporter at WHSV in Harrisonburg, Virginia.
You can catch Mary Pulley on the Anchor Desk with Rob Collins, Saturdays and Sundays at 5pm, 9pm, & 10pm.

In her spare time, Mary enjoys the great outdoors with her husband Randall, and their son Landen.
If you have any news tips or story ideas for Mary, please submit them at mary.pulley@wdaftv4.com

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    Community gathers to dedicate memorial honoring five people ruthlessly killed in South KC neighborhood one year ago

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — It’s been one year since the 911 calls started pouring into dispatch and police found three people shot and two beaten inside an upscale south Kansas City neighborhood. All five died in the violent spree, leaving a Southside neighborhood in shock. On the anniversary, neighbors and friends gathered to honor the victims with a permanent memorial, which Woodbridge residents say they put their hearts into designing. Dozens turned out for a ceremony, also to unite as a […]

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    Friend of Ann Harrison says execution of second convicted killer brings much needed closure

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. –The man who was convicted of the rape and murder of a Kansas City teenager is put to death for his crime. After several last ditch efforts to stay his execution were denied, the state of Missouri executed Roderick Nunley. On Tuesday FOX 4 heard from a woman who was friends with the victim back in 1989. “Ann was just a great person. She was very kind and just had a beautiful smile. She was very athletic […]

  • Mother of the 15-year-old boy shot in the chest.

    Mother of 15-year-old KC boy shot in chest says she’s angry, but doesn’t hate suspects

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A 19-year-old Kansas City man was charged Wednesday with first degree assault and armed criminal action in connection with the shooting Monday afternoon of a 15-year-old in the 300 block of Cypress Avenue. Leroy Walters faces charges of first degree assault, and armed criminal action. The shooting happened near Anderson and Cypress, Monday afternoon, Aug. 24. The charges against Walters do not name him as the gunman who stepped out of a cab and shot the 15 year-old. Police say they arrived at the […]

  • Bold action stops would be thief at Independence gas station

    INDEPENDENCE, Mo. — A simple, but bold action prevented a would-be thief from stealing money at an Independence gas station. Police say that robbery attempt happened around 8 p.m. on Wednesday, August 19, at the Conoco, located at 9013 E. 40 Highway. Police say the suspect fled on foot, heading westbound. For the gas station’s owner Haq Nawaz Chaudry, the clink of change going into a cash register is a welcomed sound. He owns the Conoco gas station on 40 Highway, and says he […]

  • Woman feels lightning’s power as it struck tree she was near in Lee’s Summit

    LEE’S SUMMIT, Mo. — Emergency teams were called out to 534 Lee Haven Drive Tuesday night by a man who called 911, saying his mother had been struck by lightning. Both the Lee’s Summit Fire Dept. and Lee’s Summit Police Dept. confirm they received the call and were responding. Lee’s Summit Police said the woman was alert and talking and was taken to the hospital. The lighting bolt apparently hit a tree and stripped it of a limb and bark. The woman […]

  • Locals gather to catch a glimpse of Wednesday night’s meteor shower

    LOUISBURG, Kan. — All eyes are to the sky in Louisburg, Kansas as folks gather to catch a glimpse of the perseid meteor shower. They gathered at the Powell Observatory Grounds on Wednesday night. The observatory itself is closed, but that didn’t stop folks from gathering there to check it out. FOX 4 caught up with Bob and Angela Gillett, who decided to make it a family affair, NASA says this year the moon will be dark when it peaks, […]

  • Man catches midtown fire attack on video

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — New video posted to social media shows a man trying to fend off a group of men with flames. FOX 4 spoke to the man who took cell phone video of the attack as it happened Friday night near Westport. Eyewitnesses say this happened on Broadway near 37th Street. In the video you can see one man carrying something that’s on fire appearing to defend himself against three other men. When that man makes it to […]

  • Movement keeps a metro 9-year-old’s spirit alive through traveling bracelets

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A metro girl dreamed of traveling the world, but sadly won’t ever get the chance. Now her family hopes you`ll join “Kirsten’s Traveling Krew” to make her dream come true. Nine-year old Kirsten Wrisinger fell in love with traveling, when her grandmother Lou Anna took her on a trip to Germany. “She’s like, ‘you know what? I want to be a flight attendant.’ I’m like ‘that’s cool.’ She said ‘that way I can fly everywhere.’ I […]

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    Overland Park Police: Car accident briefly confused with shooting

    LEAWOOD, Kan. — Reports that a shooting victim was found at a car accident in Leawood, had police sorting through details and trying to determine what had happened at 103rd and Mission. According to Johnson Co Medact, they transported three patients from the scene. When FOX 4 questioned dispatch if the emergency call that came into them at about 5:00 p.m., was for a shooting, Leawood PD could not confirm this and Overland Park was not aware of any details at that […]

  • Family and friends gather to remember Kansas City man shot while holding one-year-old

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Loved ones gathered to remember a Kansas City man, who was shot while holding a one-year old child in his arms. The family is remembered the life of Devin Flemons during a vigil on Monday, and also pleaded for anyone with information on the shooting to come forward. The family of Flemons wants to know who fired the shot that took his life while he was holding a toddler. It happened one week ago at a […]

  • Four juveniles captured after escaping Cass County detention facility

    HARRISONVILLE, Mo. (AP) — Four juveniles who escaped from a western Missouri detention facility have been apprehended. The Cass County Sheriff’s Office says in a release that the four juveniles assaulted staff Tuesday night and escaped from the Cass County Juvenile Detention Facility. Three fled in a vehicle belonging to a staff member, while a fourth fled on foot. Police found the juvenile on foot about 10 minutes later. The other three were apprehended an hour later about 50 miles […]

  • Local high school students head to Washington D.C. to meet Michelle Obama

    KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Early Wednesday morning, two Kansas City, Kansas high school grads will board a plane for Washington D.C., to meet first lady Michelle Obama. Their stories of perseverance got them selected over dozens of other local kids for the honor. The two will join 148 other students from around the nation for the “Beating the Odds” summit this week. One of the local students said she never imagined her hard work would lead to such an honor. […]