The Riverfront Times
This is a small newspaper from STL, covering culture and events throughout the city. The content can sometimes be provocative, but the layout seems rather minimalist.
The Kansas City Star
This is the biggest newspaper for Kansas City, covering all of the local news in the metro area. The layout is fairly neutral but very easy to navigate.
This is an alternative newspaper covering culture and entertainment in the Kansas City metro area. The layout is incredibly cluttered, it's hard to navigate at first glance.