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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

Recent Articles
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    Cops believe cocky crooks are behind a string of connected burglaries in South KC

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A string of burglaries in South Kansas City has led police to believe all are connected. Surveillance video shows just how the crooks broke in. Using rocks to break the glass, they rush through the front of the store and begin ransacking the shelves. The pair grabbed anything from cigarettes to perfume. Kansas City police say this is the handiwork of small-town crooks who know the area well and are starting to get cocky. “Seven in the last […]

  • Students hope to put an end to assaults with KU’s Sexual Assault Awareness Week

    LAWRENCE, Kan. — KU is one of 75 universities being investigated for how it handles reports of sexual assault. Now students are rising up calling for an end to the assaults altogether. As part of a week dedicated to the awareness of sexual assaults, they are sharing their feelings on a giant board. Inside the KU student union is where students have been offering suggestions on how to support victims of sexual abuse. The question was posed by the Emily […]

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    Two men assaulted in KC after catching ride with fake cab driver

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Two men were assaulted after hopping in a car with a phony cab driver last weekend. Could the popularity of ride share services like Uber and Lyft fuel more of these crimes? Members of the Kansas City Transportation Group say yes. The weekend attack happened after two men were trying to catch what they thought was a non-traditional looking cab near the Power and Light District downtown. KCTG General Manager Terry O’Toole says he isn’t surprised […]

  • Neighbors’ sense of security shaken following fatal shooting

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. – A shooting that left three people dead and two people injured in a normally placid neighborhood made for scary moments for people living nearby. Residents say violence isn’t customary for their area. The scene Tuesday night was certainly calmer in the Woodbridge neighborhood, which is a lot different earlier in the day. Many people living near 127th Terrace and Wornall said they have been living in the area for decades and call the neighborhood safe. “They […]

  • Families, neighbors shaken by violence in customarily quiet KC neighborhood

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A police spokesperson said officers aren’t accustomed to seeing violent crime in the Woodbridge neighborhood where at least three people were killed in a shooting Tuesday afternoon. Neighbors there say they can’t imagine how a deadly shooting could happen in their own neighborhood. In addition to the fatalities already confirmed, two more people were hospitalized with critical injuries. Residents FOX 4 spoke with say while they didn’t expect the violence, they now want answers. A stretch […]

  • Police are searching for Ramy Demboski (right) after she may have been abducted in Excelsior Springs on Wednesday afternoon.

    Amber Alert canceled for 3-year-old Excelsior Springs girl Ramy Demboski

    EXCELSIOR SPRINGS, Mo. — An Amber Alert was issued for missing three-year-old Ramy Demboski at about 6 p.m. Wednesday night, and the alert was canceled at about 8:20 p.m. after Ramy was located with her biological mother in the Westport area of Kansas City. Finding her safe was the conclusion of a tense day where police were trying to find the little girl after she was reported missing Wednesday afternoon in the 100 block of Persimmon Drive in Excelsior Springs, Mo. Ramy’s stepmom, […]

  • Investigators point to natural gas leak as cause of house destroying explosion

    INDEPENDENCE, Mo. – Investigators believe a natural gas leak may have been the cause of an explosion that destroyed a home in Independence off Vermont and Sterling Tuesday shortly after 1 p.m. No people were hurt in the explosion, but the family lost several pets. Witnesses told FOX 4 they could hear and feel the boom as far as a mile away. Investigators are treating this as a natural gas explosion, though they say it’s too early in the investigation […]

  • Video shows woman remarkably getting up after bus strikes her downtown

    Editor’s Note: Some may find parts of this video disturbing, viewer discretion is recommended KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Startling video was released Wednesday that shows a woman getting up and walking off after a bus hit her downtown. The accident is being investigated, but an ATA spokeswoman said it appeared a passenger distracted the bus driver. Flashing ambulance lights added to the already, hectic scene in busy downtown Kansas City Tuesday afternoon. The ambulance was there for a woman had […]

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    Man found hiding under child’s bed convicted on multiple counts

    LEAVENWORTH COUNTY, Kan. — A man caught hiding under a bed in the home of the mother of his children is awaiting trial in the Leavenworth County Jail. Earl Brockington Jr. has been convicted of five charges — including criminal trespass. It’s a common fear for children at bedtime, fear that someone may be under the bed. In Brockington Jr.’s case, that’s exactly what happened. “It scared me at first,” Chester Koster, neighbor, said. “I didn’t know what was going […]

  • Report says one-in-four military families struggle with hunger

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — They put their lives on the line for their country,  all while they’re families back home go hungry. That’s what a “Hunger in America” report says is happening to 25 percent of the nation’s military families. One-in-seven Americans battle hunger across America, relying on assistance programs and food pantries Among that number are the families of the brave men and women of the U.S. armed forces, who put their lives on the line. “It is disheartening […]

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    DNA leads to charges against Kansas man in 1991 Kansas City rape

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A Kansas man is charged in Missouri with sexually assaulting a 17-year-old girl in a Kansas City park 23 years ago in 1991. Court documents say the girl had pulled over to sleep in a parking lot after drinking at a concert. When she woke, she was in the backseat of a stranger’s car with two men who were taking her jewelry and money. Court documents say they drove her to Swope Park where three of […]

  • 4-year-old boy taken by woman in front of wheelchair-bound mother, witnesses rescue him

    GRANDVIEW, Mo. – A Grandview, Mo., woman has been charged with endangering a four-year-old boy after witnesses told police the woman took the child to a third floor apartment and hung him over a railing. The woman has been identified as Edwina Bates, 44. Witnesses said the boy was taken from right in front of his wheelchair-bound mother on Monday shortly before 6:30 p.m. Officer responded to the area of 11921 Newton, where the boy was reportedly abducted. Two people […]