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Do you think Shawnee should change its regulations on food trucks?

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Yes, we want more of them
 
81%
No, the rules are fine
 
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Mill Valley defeats SM North in season opener
September 1, 2015
The Mill Valley boys soccer team defeated Shawnee Mission North 3-0 in the season opener for both teams.
Report: Kansas crops making progress as fall harvest nears
September 1, 2015
The latest government progress report on Kansas crops shows more crops maturing as fall harvest nears.
Jury to weigh death sentence for man in Jewish site killings
September 1, 2015
Jurors who convicted a white supremacist of killing three people at Jewish sites in Overland Park will begin hearing more evidence Tuesday before deciding whether to recommend a death sentence.
Kansas State students asked to sign sportsmanship pledge
September 1, 2015
Kansas State students will have to sign a sportsmanship pledge before they can pick up their tickets for sporting events this year.
Shawnee Modern Dentistry brings technology to practice
September 1, 2015
Shawnee Modern Dentistry takes a well, modern, angle to dentistry by offering instant crown molding technology that they say is both timely and cost effective.
Man convicted of identity theft, claimed to be war hero
September 1, 2015
A Junction City man who stole is father’s identity to apply for a home loan in Shawnee was found guilty of bank fraud and aggravated identity theft on Thursday.
Insurance Department studying continuing education programs
August 31, 2015
The Kansas Insurance Department is considering whether insurance agents need more training.
Tax amnesty for Kansans begins on Tuesday
August 31, 2015
Kansans who owe back taxes to the state should consider paying them in the next few weeks.
Police: Human remains found near Kansas River
August 31, 2015
Police are investigating after skeletal remains were found near the Kansas River in Kansas City, Kan.
Animal health effort in Kansas and Missouri notes 10 years
August 31, 2015
Nearly 1,000 people are gathering in Kansas City. Mo., to celebrate the 10th anniversary of an Animal Health Corridor that stretches from Manhattan, Kan., to Columbia, Mo.
Kansas judge ejects white supremacist from court
August 31, 2015
A judge has ejected a white supremacist from a Kansas courtroom after the man objected to jury instructions in his murder trial, saying he doesn’t respect the process.
Evelyn VanKemseke honored with Buck O’Neil seat at Kansas City Royals game
August 31, 2015
Evelyn VanKemseke has made countless contributions to the Shawnee and Kansas City area and has been recognized numerous times for her work establishing Shawnee Community Services, but none of those experiences quite compare to appearing on the giant screen at a Kansas City Royal’s game.
Man to be sentenced in suicide bomb plot at Kansas airport
August 30, 2015
A Kansas man’s odyssey into terrorism culminated when he tried to bring a van filled with inert explosives onto the tarmac at the Wichita airport where he worked, an attack prosecutors say was aimed at causing “maximum carnage” during which Terry L. Loewen would die as a martyr.
Kansas headed toward another school finance debate next year
August 30, 2015
Five months after a new law for funding public schools took effect in Kansas, legislators and education officials are talking about drafting another one next year.
Kansas City Connection: Charisse retains old charm as Power & Light alternative
August 30, 2015
Since June 2012, the French and American flags have hung in tandem outside the downtown Kansas City restaurant at 1006 Walnut St. But the restaurant that started out as Aixois Brasserie, opened by the owners of the popular Aixois Bistro at 251 E. 55th St., rebranded last fall after chef Jason Craine purchased the restaurant from the original owners and renamed it Charisse.
Two injured in rollover crash on K-7
August 30, 2015
Shawnee Police are investigating after two people were injured when their truck rolled over on Kansas Highway 7 early Sunday morning.
St. James falls to Olathe Northwest in opener
August 29, 2015
The St. James Academy volleyball team suffered a loss in its first match of the season on Saturday evening at home, falling to Olathe Northwest 25-14, 18-25, 19-25 in the final contest of the 6th Annual Time Warner Cable Volleyball Slam.
Basehor-Linwood edges Maranatha in overtime
August 28, 2015
Basehor-Linwood and Maranatha Christian Academy battled back and forth all night, but it was the Bobcats that ultimately came away with a 1-0 overtime victory over the visiting Eagles on Friday in the season opener for both teams.
Kansas plans state’s first public summit on drones
August 27, 2015
Kansas officials are planning a public summit on drones this fall.
Kansas governor schedules town hall meeting on Guantanamo
August 27, 2015
Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback plans to hold a town hall meeting next week to discuss concerns about the potential transfer of prisoners from Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, to Fort Leavenworth.

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