Posts by Leah Wankum:

Lots of responsibility, low pay, cultural shift away from summer jobs lead to lifeguard shortage for Shawnee Mission area pools

Shawnee moves forward with new community center planning though some members raise concerns about property taxes

Merriam Park Elementary students parade into school for first day back to class

Blessed are the Peacemakers Memorial Ride ending in Shawnee will raise funds for families of slain Wyandotte deputies

After closing for final time, Merriam Aquatic Center hosting garage sale for pool items

The Running Well Store opens third location in downtown Mission

Eric Mikkelson, Serena Schermoly advance to general in Prairie Village mayoral contest

Lenexa mom whose son temporarily lost hearing after incident calls father of boy who brought gun to daycamp ‘negligent’

Following gunfire at day camp, Johnson County agencies urge parents to check backpacks, offer tips on coping with trauma

Detainee rate for youth of color dropping in Johnson County, but work remains to eliminate disparities

Shawnee leaders get first look at concepts for proposed $35 million community, indoor aquatics center

Sweet T’s in Shawnee growing restaurant / bakery / barbecue

Mission police chief says body cameras aren’t high quality

Rockcreek Brewing Company plans new brewery and pub in downtown Mission

Johnson County Library will open new Monticello branch in Shawnee Sunday