Madeline McClain

Madeline joined the KQ2 team in February 2018.

Title: Reporter / Anchor

Madeline McClain is a multi-media journalist from Independence, Missouri.

She joined KQ2 News in February 2018 after attending the University of Missouri for journalism and law school. In 2015, she passed the Missouri Bar while finishing her dual J.D. and Masters Degree.

When Maddie's not in the newsroom or chasing down stories, she enjoys traveling. She studied abroad in Paris, London and Capetown.

Recent Posts by Madeline McClain

Police: Insufficient evidence for case against parish employee

Police say there was insufficient evidence to submit a case to prosecutors Wednesday in relation to an employee removed from a St. Joseph parish.

Employee removed from St. Joseph parish

A St. Francis-Xavier parish employee will not return to their position at the parish or any other Diocesan location due to the employee’s actions with a minor, according to a statement published in the parish’s newsletter.

Juvenile sentenced for part in 14-year-old Cameron Satterley's death

A St. Joseph minor was committed to the Missouri Department of Youth Services on Tuesday in connection to the death of a teenager.

Community hospital teams up with Children’s Mercy Hospital to help NICU babies

A new partnership between Mosaic Life Care and Children’s Mercy Hospital will cut down on the number of babies separated from their mothers and transferred to Kansas City for treatment.

Nationwide shortage of critical children’s cancer drug causes concerns in northwest Missouri

The mother of a 4-year-old girl in northwest Missouri has spent October worrying about a nationwide shortage of a critical childhood cancer drug.

With surprise gift, child advocacy center plans to help kids

Voices of Courage Child Advocacy Center in St. Joseph receives $2,500 in surprise donation from an insurance company on Tuesday.

Report: St. Joseph schools fall behind in math, English but on track with attendance, ACT score targets

St. Joseph Public Schools’ Annual Performance Report score fell below the state average for English and math targets.

City Council takes up indoor vaping ban

The City of St. Joseph may be adding new restrictions to vaping Monday night.

LATEST: Two hurt in I-29 wrong-way crash

According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, the driver of a van heading the wrong-way on I-29 hit another car sending both drivers to the hospital on Tuesday morning.

Officials host open house for local juvenile offender program

A Buchanan County program for juvenile offenders got a long-overdue facelift this summer.

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