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Dental staff show kindness to girl with broken tooth from Shawnee attack; Johnson Dr. construction delays in Merriam through Sept. 21

Dental staff showers kindness on 11-year-old girl with broken tooth from attack in Shawnee After reading news reports of a Shawnee boy’s suspected racially motivated attack on 11-year-old Nevaeh Thomas,

Dental staff showers kindness on 11-year-old girl with broken tooth from attack in Shawnee After reading news reports of a Shawnee boy’s suspected racially motivated attack on 11-year-old Nevaeh Thomas,


Gov. Laura Kelly, legislators extend COVID-19 emergency declaration; Sen. Julia Lynn removed from Nov. ballot; Fairway to begin road work

Gov. Laura Kelly, legislators extending COVID-19 emergency declaration Gov. Laura Kelly and the eight legislators on the State Finance Council agreed on Friday to adopt a 30-day extension of the

Gov. Laura Kelly, legislators extending COVID-19 emergency declaration Gov. Laura Kelly and the eight legislators on the State Finance Council agreed on Friday to adopt a 30-day extension of the


Gov. Kelly, Rep. Davids push for emergency relief for Kansans; State Finance Council to vote on statewide emergency disaster declaration

Kansas COVID-19 vaccines

Gov. Laura Kelly, Rep. Sharice Davids push for emergency relief for Kansans Kansas Gov. Laura Kelly and Rep. Sharice Davids of the Third Congressional District are both pushing for emergency

Gov. Laura Kelly, Rep. Sharice Davids push for emergency relief for Kansans Kansas Gov. Laura Kelly and Rep. Sharice Davids of the Third Congressional District are both pushing for emergency


The Mission Project receiving relief funding amid COVID-19; Roeland Park on the hunt for the cutest pet with photo contest

The Mission Project among 63 midwest organizations receiving relief funding amid COVID-19 The Mission Project, a nonprofit that helps adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities live independently and safely, is

The Mission Project among 63 midwest organizations receiving relief funding amid COVID-19 The Mission Project, a nonprofit that helps adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities live independently and safely, is


Leawood seventh grader creates, sells necklaces for Bar Mitzvah project; Mission to host reveal, group ride for Lamar bike lanes

Leawood Middle seventh grader creates, sells beaded necklaces for Bar Mitzvah service project Jonah Stein, Leawood Middle seventh grader, is creating and selling MASKerAIDs, which are beaded necklaces that connect

Leawood Middle seventh grader creates, sells beaded necklaces for Bar Mitzvah service project Jonah Stein, Leawood Middle seventh grader, is creating and selling MASKerAIDs, which are beaded necklaces that connect


White college professor who pretended to be Black authored Kansas City Star piece on discrimination when she was in 8th grade

White college professor who pretended to be Black authored Kansas City Star piece on discrimination Jessica Krug, the white George Washington University professor who drew international attention last week when

White college professor who pretended to be Black authored Kansas City Star piece on discrimination Jessica Krug, the white George Washington University professor who drew international attention last week when


Jessica Krug, white college professor who pretended to be Black for years, grew up in Johnson County

The white George Washington University professor who drew international attention Thursday when she admitted that she had assumed the identity of a Black woman for years grew up in Johnson

The white George Washington University professor who drew international attention Thursday when she admitted that she had assumed the identity of a Black woman for years grew up in Johnson


Taco Via says farewell to Debbie Izard after 50 years; Roeland Park roadwork along 47th Street to last through Sept. 10

Taco Via says farewell to Debbie Izard after 50 years The staff and customers of Taco Via at 95th and Antioch recently celebrated long-time employee Debbie Izard’s retirement. The community

Taco Via says farewell to Debbie Izard after 50 years The staff and customers of Taco Via at 95th and Antioch recently celebrated long-time employee Debbie Izard’s retirement. The community


Blue Valley mother files open meetings complaint; Westwood Hills streetscape design for 50th and State Line

Blue Valley mother files open meetings complaint against district Laura Rozell, a Blue Valley mother, filed a complaint on Tuesday with the Kansas Attorney General’s Office, saying the school district

Blue Valley mother files open meetings complaint against district Laura Rozell, a Blue Valley mother, filed a complaint on Tuesday with the Kansas Attorney General’s Office, saying the school district


U.S. Chamber of Commerce endorses Rep. Sharice Davids for re-election; JoCo Election Office seeks poll workers

U.S. Chamber of Commerce endorses Rep. Sharice Davids for re-election The U.S. Chamber of Commerce, a conservative-leaning national business group, has endorsed Kansas Democratic Rep. Sharice Davids for re-election. In

U.S. Chamber of Commerce endorses Rep. Sharice Davids for re-election The U.S. Chamber of Commerce, a conservative-leaning national business group, has endorsed Kansas Democratic Rep. Sharice Davids for re-election. In


U.S. Senate candidate Barbara Bollier announces 75 GOP endorsements; Schlitterbahn waterpark redevelopment; Pflumm road improvements planned

U.S. Senate candidate Barbara Bollier announces 75 endorsements from Kansas Republicans Barbara Bollier, candidate for U.S. Senate, announced last week that 75 current and former Republican elected officials and community

U.S. Senate candidate Barbara Bollier announces 75 endorsements from Kansas Republicans Barbara Bollier, candidate for U.S. Senate, announced last week that 75 current and former Republican elected officials and community


Shawnee Rotary Club donates $3,000 to Heart to Heart International for local hygiene kits; Roe 2020 curb, driveway excavations still underway

Shawnee Rotary Club donates $3,000 to Heart to Heart International for local hygiene kits The Shawnee Rotary Club earlier this month donated about $3,000 to Heart to Heart International, a

Shawnee Rotary Club donates $3,000 to Heart to Heart International for local hygiene kits The Shawnee Rotary Club earlier this month donated about $3,000 to Heart to Heart International, a


City of Shawnee, Shawnee Mission Schools to help host drive-thru COVID-19 testing event Saturday; Lenexa relief group to deploy in Hurricane Laura’s aftermath

Mercy and Truth, AdventHealth, Shawnee Mission School District and city of Shawnee host drive-thru event with free COVID-19 testing, food and cleaning supplies Mercy and Truth Medical Missions, AdventHealth Shawnee

Mercy and Truth, AdventHealth, Shawnee Mission School District and city of Shawnee host drive-thru event with free COVID-19 testing, food and cleaning supplies Mercy and Truth Medical Missions, AdventHealth Shawnee


Overland Park dedicates Thompson Park downtown; Johnson County allowing all businesses and organizations to receive PPE

Overland Park dedicates Thompson Park downtown The city of Overland Park celebrated the dedication of Thompson Park during a ceremony Tuesday evening. The celebration included honors for Frank Thompson. He

Overland Park dedicates Thompson Park downtown The city of Overland Park celebrated the dedication of Thompson Park during a ceremony Tuesday evening. The celebration included honors for Frank Thompson. He


Shawnee charity seeking volunteers for Shawanoe, Nieman school supply drive; OP-based Companion Protect giving $130k to local shelters

Shawnee charity seeking volunteers to pack school supplies for Shawanoe, Nieman elementary schools Moneytalk Financial Foundations, a Shawnee-based charitable organization, is seeking volunteers to assist with preparing and delivering supplies

Shawnee charity seeking volunteers to pack school supplies for Shawanoe, Nieman elementary schools Moneytalk Financial Foundations, a Shawnee-based charitable organization, is seeking volunteers to assist with preparing and delivering supplies