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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Recent Articles
  • ShotTracker technology on display at NAIA Tournament gives players, fans a different look at game

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Some players at some of the NAIA Tournament wore a little something extra during games Wednesday night. It`s technology that will give them a better look at how to improve their game, and will mean a better viewing experience for fans. It’s called ShotTracker. Most fans who were watching a game between Park University and Georgetown College were unaware of what all was taking place. Keeping track of stats on paper may become a thing of […]

  • Waldo neighbors meet with police to address recent spike in burglaries

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — While other reported crimes have gone down, officers say there has been a spike in burglaries in the Waldo neighborhood. There could even be some they don`t even know about. At a meeting Tuesday night, FOX 4 learned some folks are posting about crime on social media, but not calling 911. A police sergeant with the KCPD says officers don’t look at one closed group neighborhood page on Facebook, where a lot of the suspicious activity […]

  • Finding strength in one another, support group gives younger generation an outlet to grieve

    KANSAS CITY, Kan. — There are groups who help with the grieving process, but now an organization is helping a segment that in the past didn’t have the chance to grieve with their own. “Grieving Young Adults” offers a younger generation the chance to grieve their losses with people who are more likely to relate to what they’re going through. A crushing loss is hard at any age, but finding a way to cope is not “one size fits all.” […]

  • Whirlwind of emotions, long-term recovery efforts follow Oak Grove tornado

    OAK GROVE, Mo. — A new chapter begins in Oak Grove for people who are still coming to terms with last week’s tornado. FOX 4 checked back in with some familiar faces experiencing a whirlwind of emotions. Long-term recovery is what folks are looking ahead to, as decision about demolition and rebuilding are being made. Despite the widespread loss, some say the situation has brought out the best of some living here. One week after the tornado hit, tarps cover […]

  • Oak Grove homeowner’s report leads Jackson County sheriff’s deputies to arrest suspected looter

    OAK GROVE, Mo. — Authorities are once again warning looters to stay out of Oak Grove. So far sheriff’s deputies have taken a man into custody for allegedly stealing from a tornado survivor. Law enforcement remains vigilant in the effort to prevent more thefts. If you try to get into any neighborhood, you’ll be greeted by flashing lights with an officer asking what you’re doing there. Some folks who live in Oak Grove couldn’t happier to see them. “I’m lucky […]

  • Volunteers vow as long as there’s a need, they’ll be there to help those affected by tornadoes

    OAK GROVE, Mo. — An outpouring of support continues to grow for those impacted by the tornado in Oak Grove. Among the helpers are some who are getting by without everything they need, but want to help those who might have even less. Some of that help has literally rolled into town. The group “Taking It To The Street” says as long as there’s a need, volunteers will work to meet it, and they aren’t alone. Overlooking destruction and loss […]

  • Oak Grove on city lockdown until daybreak, school canceled on Tuesday

    OAK GROVE, Mo. — The emergency services manager set up a temporary shelter in Oak Grove on Monday night after the storms hit the city hard as they pushed east through Missouri. The Red Cross will be assisting at the shelter, which is set up at 2200 South Broadway. Anyone who isn’t an Oak Grove resident won’t be allowed into the city until after daybreak. “We are going to restrict movement of traffic, most pedestrian and vehicles in and out of […]

  • Following many requests for active shooter training, metro business becomes backdrop for instructional video

    LENEXA, Kan. — A metro security consultant has seen an uptick in requests for active shooter training, since tragedy struck Austins Bar and Grill in Olathe a week ago. February 22, FOX 4 aired the aftermath of the shooting as breaking news with extended coverage. The shooting resulted in the death of Srinivas Kuchibotla, and the injury of Alok Madasani, and Ian Grillot, who police say stepped in to stop the shooter. Knowing when to “run, hide, or fight” is […]

  • Kansas City home overrun with snakes leaves family in fear, but unable to move without deposit

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A Kansas City woman says she`s being cheated out of her lease deposit money, and she has to leave her home because its being overrun with snakes. The mother of two says she doesn`t have the money to move elsewhere without her deposit. Safety and security are number one for Tonya Bell, just like they are for every mom. That`s why she says her current housing condition is unacceptable. “It is scary! We can`t sleep. Every […]

  • Olathe police say one victim in Austins Bar and Grill shooting has died; suspect arrested in Missouri

    OLATHE, Kan. — Police arrested a man early Thursday morning who is suspected of shooting three other men in an Olathe bar Wednesday night. The shooting happened at about 7:15 p.m. at Austins Bar and Grill, 2103 East 151st Street, which is west of Mur-Len in south Olathe. The shooter fled the scene as the victims were taken to a hospital, and one man originally listed in critical condition has died according to police. Olathe police say that at about 12:40 a.m. […]

  • Iconic grocer who is a Kansas City community staple to be recognized for nearly 5 decades of service

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — He overcame racism, poverty, and fierce competition in a growing industry. On Wednesday, a longtime Kansas City grocer will be recognized by Jackson County Executive Frank White. If you watch Leon Stapleton interact with his customers, it`s no secret that many have lots of respect, affection and admiration for him, yet he remains humble about what others say he`s accomplished. The day before his big honor, Stapleton was greeting his customers and straightening up his store. […]

  • Demonstrators in Kansas City join others around the country to protest on ‘Not My President Day’

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Monday night turned into an alternative holiday on President’s Day. Folks participated in “Not My President Day” as hundreds packed the Country Club Plaza to protest. It was one demonstration among others going on across the county. Folks used the holiday to express their displeasure with President Donald Trump and his administration. The topics were as diverse as the crowd that showed up. Many were mainly upset with the commander-in-chief, but some showed up in defense of […]