Archive for Tuesday, June 9, 2009

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Flash flood watch issued for Leavenworth, Wyandotte, Johnson counties
June 9, 2009
The National Weather Service in Pleasant Hill, Mo., has issued a flash flood watch through Wednesday morning for portions of Kansas and Missouri.
Letter to the editor: Take a stand
June 9, 2009
It is the height of irresponsibility for a council member not to take a stand, with or without complete information.
Letter to the editor: Let them know what you think
June 9, 2009
Some of your readers know Shawnee is currently looking into a citywide contract for a single trash hauler. What do you think about the city of Shawnee choosing your trash hauler and adding the cost of pick-up to your property tax bill as recommended by the trash task force?
Benninghoven fifth-grader wins KCP&L contest
June 9, 2009
“Touching outlets is a big no no.”
Theatre in the Park celebrates 40 years
June 9, 2009
Cake, candles, celebration. Although not a Broadway production, Friday’s 40th Birthday Bash for Theatre in the Park at Shawnee Mission Park brought all the glitz and glam of a well-choreographed number.
Shawnee names in the news, June 10, 2009
June 9, 2009
News from Shawnee residents around the country.
Shawnee cook flavors McLouth BBQ contest
June 9, 2009
Kerk Farthing, Shawnee, and his teammates Chris Theis and his son Luke Theis, Lee’s Summit, Mo., have a few tricks up their sleeves when it comes to competitive barbecuing.
Old Shawnee Days festival contest winners announced
June 9, 2009
The Old Shawnee Days Society has announced winners in contests from the 2009 Old Shawnee Days festival.
Police standoff ends in suicide
June 9, 2009
A Shawnee man committed suicide Tuesday after barricading himself in his home during a police standoff.
Standoff with police ends in western Shawnee
08:47 a.m., June 9, 2009 Updated 10:19 a.m.
Shawnee Police have ended a standoff with a man who barricaded himself in his home after reportedly harassing his estranged wife.
Commuter Forecast for June 9, 2009
June 9, 2009
We’re still seeing Lawrence exits under construction, although thunderstorms could hold up road work.