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Westar plans to buy wind power from new plant
May 27, 2015
Westar Energy says it plans to buy energy from a new wind farm to be built in Pratt County.
Commerce Bank in Shawnee robbed
May 27, 2015
Shawnee police and the Kansas City division of the FBI are investigation a bank robbery at a Commerce Bank in Shawnee.
Kansas House approves bill revising land annexation process
May 27, 2015
Kansas legislators have given final approval to a bill that would require cities and towns to get approval from counties before annexing land in some cases.
Neighbors honored for heroism during deadly fire
May 27, 2015
Three Shawnee residents were recognized for their bravery in the May 14 fire that killed two people, including a 3-year-old boy. The residents were able to save three others from the house before firefighters arrived.
Kansas Senate plans to debate raising taxes to fix budget
May 27, 2015
The Kansas Senate is preparing to debate a plan for closing a projected state budget shortfall by raising sales, tobacco and gasoline taxes and suspending an income tax break for business owners.
Texas woman sentenced for adoption fraud of Shawnee couple
May 27, 2015
A Texas woman was sentenced to five years in federal prison for defrauding a Kansas couple in an adoption scheme.
Teacher Feature: Anna Sahadeo
May 27, 2015
Anna Sahadeo is a second-grade teacher at Riverview Elementary School.
Graduate reflects back on high school years
May 27, 2015
It was a whirlwind week for area students and families as diplomas were handed out to hundreds of high school seniors at Mill Valley, Shawnee Mission North and Shawnee Mission Northwest high schools.
Stolen vehicle recovered early Wednesday morning, no arrests
05:43 a.m., May 27, 2015 Updated 09:26 a.m.
Shawnee Police recovered a stolen vehicle during suspicious vehicle check early Wednesday. Around 1:40 a.m. an officer called out a traffic stop at 71st Terrace and Cottonwood Street.
SM Northwest boys finish ninth at state golf
May 26, 2015
The Shawnee Mission Northwest boys golf team came away with a ninth-place finish at the Class 6A state championships at Carey Park Golf Course in Hutchinson on Tuesday, compiling a team score of 325.
St. James boys take third place at state golf
May 26, 2015
The St. James Academy boys golf team captured a third-place finish at the Class 5A state championships at Sand Creek Station Golf Course in Newton on Tuesday, compiling a team score of 314.
Kansas agency plans to change vehicle renewal notices
May 26, 2015
The Kansas Department of Revenue is planning to change the way it notifies residents that they need to renew their vehicle tags.
Rough weather hits southwest Kansas, at least 1 tornado
May 26, 2015
The National Weather Service says a super cell storm swept across western Kansas, spawning at least one tornado.
Demolition of Docking building not expected until 2016
May 26, 2015
The demolition of the Docking State Office Building is not expected until at least the summer of next year.
Brull takes home state title in 100 breaststroke
May 26, 2015
The Shawnee Mission Northwest girls swimming team captured a seventh-place finish at the Class 6A state championships over the weekend at the Capitol Federal Natatorium in Topeka, scoring a total of 110 points.
Commerce Bank intertwined in Shawnee history as it celebrates 150 years of business
May 26, 2015
When Ron Rigdon became the Vice President of Commerce Bank and the branch manager for the former location in downtown Shawnee at the corner of Nieman Road and Johnson Drive, he knew the importance of the building and the need to remain a small-town bank. Shawnee State Bank, owned by the Pflumm family, has sold to commerce bank two years before Rigdon arrived and some feared that the city was losing its community bank to a large, national big-time bank. Rigdon set out to dispel those notions with the regional Commerce Bank.
Hodge, Marshall lead De Soto track teams
May 25, 2015
The De Soto girls and boys track and field teams finished fourth and sixth, respectively, at the Class 4A regional meet at Piper High School on Friday, qualifying several athletes for state competition in the process.
Maranatha boys finish second at regional track
May 25, 2015
The Maranatha Christian Academy boys track and field team finished second at the Class 2A regional meet on Friday at Washington County High School, qualifying several athletes for state competition in the process.
Maranatha girls win Class 2A regional track title
May 25, 2015
The Maranatha Christian Academy girls track and field team captured a Class 2A regional championship on Friday at Washington County High School, qualifying several athletes for state competition in the process.
Mill Valley boys win regional track championship
May 25, 2015
The Mill Valley and St. James Academy boys track and field teams came away with first- and fifth-place finishes at the Class 5A regional meet on Friday at Blue Valley West High School, qualifying several athletes for state competition in the process.

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