Colgan sent his resignation to Board President Brad Haggard.
Investigators say three people were inside the home at the time. One person was taken to the hospital. Crews are still searching for the bodies of a male and a female.
Daron Simpson, 34, pleaded not guilty to second degree murder and first degree assault charges.
Firefighters responded to a house fire in the 1600 block of Olive Street early Thursday morning.
The Keystone XL Pipeline has been controversial in recent months.
Meteorologists rely on computer data and models to create weather forecasts. But over the years, they've relied more and more on the public and their input.
Before severe thunderstorms arrive, KCP&L is working to make sure your power and lights stay on when mother nature strikes.
National School Breakfast Week was started by the School Nutrition Association.
The Food Power Program is offered by the University of Missouri Extension.
The Justice Department formally closed its investigation of officer Darren Wilson.