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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
  • 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. […]

  • Misty Marion, 31

    Witness says no one helped homicide victim until police arrived at scene

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Police confirm the name of a woman whose death they are investigating as a homicide. Police say 31-year-old Misty Marion was found suffering from an undetermined wound, in a gas station parking lot near the Bay Water Park. Witnesses tell FOX 4 Marion was shot near the water park and ran to Express Mart for help. She died at a hospital. A neighbor says it took 15 minutes for police to get there, and that no […]

  • Lee’s Summit 6-year-old raises money with unique “wheelie” art

    LEE’S SUMMIT, Mo. — A Lee’s Summit boy isn’t letting his wheelchair get in his way; instead he’s using it to make art. Six-year old Ryder Bryant is selling his unique works, to raise money for a shot at more mobility. His effort is inspiring many others along the way. Ryder demonstrated for FOX 4 what he likes to call “wheelie” art. “I think he gets joy. It`s empowerment for him. Something he can do that no one else really […]

  • Three democratic presidential hopefuls speak to Latino voters at La Raza

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. – People from all over the country are in Kansas City on Monday to hear three presidential hopefuls speak at the National Council of La Raza Annual Conference on Monday, hoping to gain the Latino vote. Hillary Clinton was the third democratic presidential candidate to speak at the NCLR conference. Earlier in the day, Senator Bernie Sanders and former Maryland Governor Martin O’Malley addressed attendees. FOX 4’s Shannon O’Brien and Mary Pulley were on hand for the […]

  • 9-year-old in burn unit looks forward to getting cards to brighten his day

    KANSAS CITY, Kan. — A nine-year old boy and his family are learning the true power of a simple greeting card, following tragedy. While most kids will spend their summers playing outdoors, nine-year-old Alex Dewey will be stuck in a hospital room.  An accident left his with burns on over half his body. “Alex is pretty restless at the time. He’s in a lot of pain on his stomach. He doesn’t complain much about anything. He would like to be […]

  • The man who is suspected of an armed carjacking, leading police on a vehicle pursuit, and who was fatally shot after he opened fire on a police officer with a handgun on July 7, 2015, is identified as Nicholas E. Booth, 35 yrs, of Ozark, Missouri.

    Suspect fatally shot after allegedly carjacking vehicle from Independence medical office

    INDEPENDENCE, Mo. –The man who is suspected of an armed carjacking, leading police on a vehicle pursuit, and who was fatally shot after police say he opened fire on a police officer with a handgun on Tuesday, July 7, has been identified as Nicholas E. Booth, 35 yrs, of Ozark, Missouri. On Tuesday police responded to a call regarding an armed carjacking in the area of 24 Highway and Susquehanna in Independence. An officer was just two blocks away when […]

  • Metro family says tree that fell on home is city’s responsibility

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A Kansas City family is afraid to go home after a big tree fell on it during Thursday night’s storm. The family says it`s the city`s responsibility to remove, but the city disagrees. Watch as FOX 4`s Mary Pulley reports from Kansas City Hall with their story in the video player above.

  • Raytown police offer tips, safer solutions following rash of Craigslist related robberies

    RAYTOWN, Mo. — There’s a warning from Raytown police following several Craigslist related robberies. The department is now offering its parking lot as a meeting place, to keep buyers and sellers safe. “It’s sad. It’s truly sad that you can’t trust everybody, but that’s the world we live in today,” said neighbor Leanna Miles. Law enforcement agencies across the country have said that’s proven to be true when buying or selling on Craigslist. Raytown police served warning after seeing several robberies in the past month. In […]

  • Police searching for Uber imposter after woman says she was inappropriately touched

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — KC police say they are looking for an imposter. A man allegedly pretended to be a driver with ride-sharing service Uber, and ended up inappropriately touching one of his passengers early last Saturday morning. It started in Westport and ended at the Country Club Plaza. A St. Louis couple was trying to flag down a taxi when a man pulled up claiming he was with Uber. When the driver stopped to let the boyfriend out, he took […]

  • Family decries handling of groping investigation at Great Wolf Lodge

    KANSAS CITY, Kan. — A local woman says she is appalled by the way an alleged sexual assault against her 12-year-old niece is being handled. She says the little girl was groped at Great Wolf Lodge on Tuesday. Ashanti Watkins said her niece was at Great Wolf for her daughter’s party. Watkins says the girls were in the pool when a grown man waited until no one was looking, put his genitals on the 12-year-old, and when she tried to […]