‘Nightly’ picks up Across America route in Kansas City
Despite a bit of a detour thanks to Hurricane Michael that forced “NBC Nightly News” to skip a planned stop in Tampa, anchor Lester Holt was back on track Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018, anchoring the broadcast from Kansas City, Missouri.
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NBC News did not respond to requests for comment on the status of the tour of if the Tampa stop will be “made up” at a later time.
That's a wrap! Thanks to the great people of Kansas City, Missouri, and @41actionnews for having us.#LesterAcrossAmerica continues on Friday as @LesterHoltNBC reports and anchors live from San Diego, California. pic.twitter.com/V72E2KDGnU
— NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt (@NBCNightlyNews) October 12, 2018
According to a tweet posted to the show’s official account, the planned stop in San Diego is moving forward Friday.
Correction: An earlier version of this article misidentified the the war the Kansas City World War I Memorial and Museum commemorates.