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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
  • 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 […]

  • Shooting injures two in Kansas City

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Police have released few details regarding a reported shooting near East 60th and Olive in Kansas City, Mo. Officers with the Gladstone Police Department said they happened to be in the area at the time and responded to the shooting. They said two people were taken to the hospital. The extent of their injuries is unknown at this time. Neighbors in the area were also asking questions, but police remained tight-lipped hours after the shooting was […]

  • Couple says flag burner needs to be taught a lesson in respect

    SHAWNEE, Kan. — A couple calls the act of burning their American flag a foolish prank and they say it could have burned their house down. But what angered them more was that a so-called prank showed extreme disrespect to our nation’s veterans. Police call the incident unusual for the area. They haven’t said yet if this was a prank, or more serious. Meanwhile, the couple it happened to say the culprit needs to learn a lesson in respect. “I […]

  • Girl Scouts help fellow students enroll in self-defense courses

    SPRING HILL, Kan. — Scary stories about child kidnappings and attacks are leading members of a Spring Hill Girl Scout troop to find a unique way to earn their Silver Award. It’s something aimed at keeping kids in their community safer. If the Girl Scouts pull off what they hope to, they stand to benefit from a program that teaches more than self-defense moves. What they’ll learn is said to be valuable, but it’s not free. At Wambua Martial Arts […]

  • Mom worries that changes in federal law will hinder disabled daughter’s progress

    BALDWIN CITY, Kan. – Federal changes are aimed at better integrating those with disabilities into the community. But a Baldwin City mom says they stifle her disabled daughter’s progress. It all has to do with what are known as sheltered workshops. Right now, Sherry Golden’s 38-year old daughter Jennifer takes part in a sheltered workshop at an Ottawa facility. Because of changes to federal law , the facility will have to change the type of services it can provide, which […]

  • Johnson County, Kan. man found dead on Longs Peak identified

    ROCKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK, Colo. — Officials have released the name of a man whose body was found on Longs Peak in Rocky Mountain National Park. Park spokeswoman Kyle Patterson says a climber was on the Keyhole Route of the 14,259-foot peak when he and his group saw the body 18-year-old Nicholas L. Hellbusch, of Lenexa, Kansas, below The Ledges area Friday morning. Park rangers reached the body about three hours later and flew it by helicopter to a nearby […]