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.
Mary also serves on the board of directors for the United Way of Wyandotte County.
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    Heartbroken family grieving 14-month-old girl, struck by truck in Olathe neighborhood

    OLATHE, Kan. — The Olathe Police Department says that a 14-month-old girl who was hit by a truck on Wednesday afternoon has died. The emergency happened at about 4:30 p.m., in the 13800 block of S. Seminole Drive. The girl, identified as Harper Rodden of Spring Hill, was originally reported in critical condition according to Johnson County Med-Act when she was taken to a hospital. News of her death was released by police just before 7 p.m. Police say the driver […]

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    15-month-old girl struck by a truck in Olathe critically hurt

    OLATHE, Kan. — The Olathe Police Department says that a 15-month-old girl was hit by a truck on Wednesday afternoon. The emergency happened at about 4:30 p.m., in the 13800 block of S. Seminole Drive. The area is just behind a Lowe’s at W. 135th and S. Black Bob Road. The girl is in critical condition according to Johnson County Med-Act, and was taken to a hospital. Officers are currently on the scene of an injury accident involving a toddler in 13800 block […]

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    Independence crowds gather to thank police officers

    INDEPENDENCE, Mo. — Folks flocked to the Independence Police Department Tuesday day, but not for an emergency. An effort that started on Facebook had the community there showing their gratitude. Tamra Ebert is behind the rally, which she says she started organizing after seeing what she calls bitter attitudes against law enforcement. “I’m tried of seeing all the bad stuff every time I open my Facebook, it’s something bad about’ black lives matter; my life matters; F the police,’ just […]

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    Despite residents’ lingering objections, commission gives approval to move Mission Gateway Project forward

    MISSION, Kan. — The Mission Gateway Project moves one step closer to reality. After seeing the latest revision, Mission’s city planning commission voted to move the project on to city council for vote. A lot of the discussion came down making the project look more attractive and inviting, yet some residents say no matter how you dress up the elephant in the room, it’s still an elephant! They’re talking about the Walmart store that’s part of the mixed-use project. It’s been […]

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    Hundreds gather, standing shoulder-to-shoulder at vigil to pay respect to fallen KCK officer

    KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Hundreds showed up to Kansas City, Kansas City Hall on Wednesday night to pay respect to a fallen officer. People of different ages and from different backgrounds stood shoulder-to-shoulder, and alongside police officers they say they’ll now pray for each day. It was part of a vigil for slain Kansas City, Kansas Police Captain Dave Melton. Folks wanted to let officers know the community stands with them. “Because they`re good in our city and we need them, […]

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    For the second time in as many months, Kansas City, Kan., officer killed in line of duty

    KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Another Kansas City, Kansas police officer has died in the line of duty, the second in as many months. Captain Robert “Dave” Melton was shot and killed near 22nd and Haskell while searching for suspect involved in an armed disturbance from 2nd and Edgerton on Tuesday afternoon. This is what FOX 4 has learned about Captain Melton: He was promoted to captain in May of 2015. Melton worked for KCKPD for nearly 17 years, and was […]

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    Neighbors react to emergency shutdown of Olathe home day care

    OLATHE, Kan. — An emergency shut down was issued by the state of Kansas for an Olathe home day care along W. 114th Terrace. The state claims a dog bit two kids and a parent on three separate occasions.. FOX 4 heard from neighbors who say they were stunned. Watching Paul Major with his dog Baxter, you can tell Major likes being a pet parent, but says if for some reason Baxter made his three children feel unsafe. “If he has any issues with […]

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    Kansas City daycare owner accused of faking attendance numbers to steal government funds

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Fudging the numbers for profit is what a Kansas City daycare owner stands accused of. Documents say 47-year-old Hauwa Al-Hassan, owner and CEO of Guidance Child Care Center LLC, was arrested Wednesday and charged in federal court. She was picked up as part of nationwide sweep looking into child care center fraud schemes. Authorities say Al-Hassan faked attendance to steal from the government. Prosecutors also believe she traveled to all the way to her native country, […]

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    KC task force to reduce violence highlights four focus areas before making recommendations

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A task force continues to learn what a tough job it has ahead, in trying to help reduce violence in Kansas City. The mayor`s Citizens Task Force on Violence met Tuesday night, hoping the highlight its progress, but to some they`ve barely scratched the surface. After assembling six months ago, hearing from experts, looking at data, and getting community feedback, the task force’s chair outlined four major areas for committees to address. They include mapping and […]

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    KCK church hosts musical benefit with proceeds helping victims of Orlando shooting

    KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Music filled the air Monday night inside Trinity United Methodist Church in KCK. It was part of a benefit for the victims of the Pulse nightclub shooting in Orlando that happened June 12. Members of the local theatre community came together to perform for the benefit, despite some having productions to prepare for. Some have been featured in Theatre in the Park productions. The event was organized by Trinity United member, and community activist Bob Evans. […]

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    Engineers say 100-year-old building must be demolished

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A partial collapse of a 100-year-old building in Columbus Park at Missouri and Campbell has prompted structural engineers to call for the building’s demolition. Firefighters were dispatched to the building just after 10 a.m. Wednesday after a portion of the building fell onto a car. No one was hurt, but because businesses use the first floor, the building had to be evacuated. Police taped off areas, and kept an officer on scene around the building to make […]

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    Dump truck driver who made life-saving swerve before crash still recovering

    OLATHE, Kan. — FOX 4 is getting and update on the dump truck driver, turned hero. The 39-year old driver, identified by family members as Jeremy Osborn, ended up in the hospital after swerving his dump truck between two homes back in May to avoid hitting children playing nearby. Osborn’s sister Jennifer Tanner told FOX 4 via Skype that he suffered a long list of injuries including several broken bones and a lacerated liver. She said one of his legs had to […]