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Permits sought for immigrants in U.S. illegally
December 21, 2014
The city of Wichita plans to lobby the state Legislature next year to allow people in the country illegally to receive a driver’s permit, which could be used primarily to buy car insurance.
Shawnee Mission schedules mail-in ballot open houses
December 21, 2014
The Shawnee Mission school district has scheduled two open houses regarding the upcoming bond and local option budget mail-in ballot election.
Kansas City Connection: Dining delights in the West Bottoms
December 21, 2014
This week: fancy eats in the West Bottoms, intriguing plays at the Unicorn and your last chance to check out Christmas lights.
SM North has new head football coach
December 21, 2014
Ben Bartlett, who served as interim head football coach last season, has officially been hired by the Shawnee Mission school district to serve as head football coach at Shawnee Mission North.
John Segale third candidate to enter Shawnee mayoral race
December 21, 2014
FFormer City Council member John Segale has filed as the third candidate in the 2015 Spring General Election, meaning there will be a primary election on March 3.
Western Shawnee convenience store burglarized
December 21, 2014
A western Shawnee convenience store was hit in a smash and grab burglary sometime late Friday night or early Saturday morning. Police were called to the Shell Gas station, 5501 Hedge Lane Terrace, shortly after 5:30 Saturday morning.
Police investigating armed carjacking
03:49 a.m., December 20, 2014 Updated 12:12 a.m.
Shawnee Police are investigating after a man says he was carjacked in his garage early Saturday. Officers were dispatched to an address in the 11400 block of West 51st Terrace shortly before 3:10 a.m.
Motion filed to charge 17-year-old carjacking suspect as adult
December 19, 2014
A 17-year-old Olathe resident accused by police of stealing a Shawnee man’s car at the Shawnee Hy-Vee could face his charges as an adult after the prosecutors filed a motion last week.
Shawnee Public Works Director receives 2014 Excellence Award
December 19, 2014
Public Works Director Ron Freyermuth has received the 2014 Excellence Award from the Kansas City Metro Chapter of the American Public Works Association (APWA). The annual award is given to someone who has demonstrated excellence, dedication and outstanding achievements in overall public service.
Shawnee named in top 30 safest cities in Kansas
December 19, 2014
A recent study placed Shawnee as the 20th safest city in Kansas, among many other Johnson County cities.
Hearing set for suspect in Jewish site shootings
December 18, 2014
A white supremacist who admits killing three people outside two suburban Kansas City Jewish sites is set to appear in court for a hearing on whether he’s mentally competent to stand trial.
SM North magazine receives All-American rating
December 18, 2014
Shawnee Mission North’s literary and art magazine, Indian Lore, recently received top marks from the National Scholastic Press Association.
State extends deadline for SE Kansas casino
December 18, 2014
The Kansas Lottery Commission has extended the deadline for applications for managers of a planned casino in southeast Kansas to Jan. 30.
SM North student honored for gymnastics prowess
December 18, 2014
Natalie Lanman, a student at Shawnee Mission North, was among a number of Shawnee Mission school district athletes to be recognized Monday during the board of education meeting.
Q&A: Drones might help explain how tornadoes form
December 18, 2014
Researchers say they have collected promising weather data by flying instrument-laden drones into big Western and Midwestern storms. Now, they want to expand the project in hopes of learning more about how tornadoes form.
Face to Face: Weather or Not’s Sara Croke
December 18, 2014
Get to know your Shawnee neighbors with our Face to Face feature.
KCC approves rate increase for Black Hills Energy
December 17, 2014
The Kansas Corporation Commission approved a rate increase for natural gas customers of Black Hills Energy.
Hutchinson considering tax hike for sports arena
December 17, 2014
Hutchinson residents may soon be able to vote on a sales tax proposal that would help fund a $29 million expansion of the city’s 62-year-old sports arena.
K-7 and I-70 ramp opens, bridge to be removed
December 17, 2014
The Kansas Department of Transportation today opened the new ramp from Kansas Highway 7 to eastbound Interstate 70, which is accessed at Speaker Road south of I-70.
Action on Heartland Park plans delayed until 2015
December 17, 2014
The future of Heartland Park Topeka will be in limbo until at least early next year.