Archive for Tuesday, February 12, 2013

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Shawnee city manager receives raise
10:22 p.m., February 12, 2013 Updated 12:00 a.m.
The Shawnee City Council voted Monday to give City Manager Carol Gonzales a raise.
Police report drop in crime, write fewer traffic tickets
10:20 p.m., February 12, 2013 Updated 12:00 a.m.
Shawnee police last year responded to fewer serious crimes — including no murders — and wrote more than 1,000 fewer tickets than the year before.
Shawnee poised to suspend excise tax on development
10:17 p.m., February 12, 2013 Updated 12:00 a.m.
The Shawnee City Council Committee voted unanimously Feb. 5 to recommend suspension of the city’s excise tax on platted parcels.
Heart health focus: National Go Red campaign gets to the heart of women’s health
10:15 p.m., February 12, 2013 Updated 12:00 a.m.
Kathy Coletti’s heart couldn’t have been happier at the birth of her children.
Bar floor coined after daughter puts her 315,000 cents in
08:20 p.m., February 12, 2013 Updated 12:00 a.m.
The vacant space at 11121 Johnson Drive in downtown Shawnee will soon reopen as Penny Droppers Saloon & Grill.
Benninghoven students use Legos to show helpful ideas for seniors
07:51 p.m., February 12, 2013 Updated 12:00 a.m.
Building contraptions out of Legos hasn’t only been a fun pastime this school year for a group of Benninghoven Elementary students.
Five questions: A Kansas walk
February 12, 2013
A walk across Kansas would be a 423-mile journey.
New convenience store robbed
February 12, 2013
An armed gunman robbed the new Temp Stop convenience store at 13515 W. 63rd St. shortly before 1 a.m. Tuesday.
Council increases city manager’s compensation by 7.6 percent
Gonzales had not seen a raise in six years, council member says
February 12, 2013
The Shawnee City Council voted Monday to give City Manager Carol Gonzales a raise.