You want to know what’s happening in your community. We make it easy

When you subscribe to the Shawnee Mission Post — the Shawnee Mission area’s ONLY dedicated news source — you get:

  • Full access to all new and archived stories
  • Out Front, our curated email newsletter that gets you up-to-speed on the biggest local news each morning in a minute or less.
  • Our Daily Digest email, which summarizes the newest headlines each day at noon.

And your first month is just $.99!

No outlet provides more coverage of the Shawnee Mission area

Here’s what we cover:

  • The Shawnee Mission School District, including the central administration as well as all 47 school buildings.
  • City government in Overland Park, Shawnee, Lenexa, Prairie Village, Merriam, Mission, Leawood, Roeland Park, Fairway, Mission Hills, Westwood, Lake Quivira, Westwood Hills, Mission Woods.
  • Commercial development and public infrastructure projects across the Shawnee Mission area
  • Local business openings, closing and major developments.

What our readers are saying

“It’s what moms talk about at the coffee shop and the gym. I can’t tell you how many conversations I have that start ‘Did you see that story on Shawnee Mission Post?’” — Lily Stork, Leawood



“Out Front is the first thing I read every morning. I love how easy it makes it to get caught up on the big local stories of the day.” — Ben Bradley, Prairie Village



Frequently asked questions about Shawnee Mission Post subscriptions

How much does a subscription cost?

Your first month of full access to the site is just $.99. After that, the cost is $5.95 per month if billed monthly, or $64.95 per year if billed annually. (That breaks down to $1.37 a week for the monthly billing plan, or $1.25 a week for the annual billing plan).

How does billing work?

When you set up your subscription account, you’ll enter a credit or debit card number. That card will be charged every month or once a year for your subscription fee. You can cancel any time, and your card will be refunded for

Do my spouse and I need separate subscriptions?

Nope. Each subscription is meant to serve a household. You can log on to up to devices at a time with a single subscription.

What if I want to cancel?

You can cancel at any time (though we’ll hate to see you go!) Simply cancel the account through your dashboard, or contact us at

Is there a paper version?

No. As much as we love kicking back with a good newspaper, we’re online only.