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Suspect in Ottawa killings charged with first-degree murder
May 14, 2013
Friends and family of the four victims killed in rural Ottawa last week packed a Franklin County courtroom Monday afternoon to see the man accused of the killings appear for a hearing.
Valuations, markets look promising in Shawnee, county appraiser says
May 14, 2013
The economic climate is improving in Shawnee, according to Johnson County Appraiser Paul Welcome.
Shawnee City Council pays tribute to Nick Pflumm at meeting
May 14, 2013
The Shawnee City Council remembered a member of the Shawnee Planning Commission at Monday’s meeting. Planning Commissioner Nick Pflumm, 54, died Sunday.
Longtime resident receives Good Starts Here Award
May 14, 2013
Ron Deffenbaugh has been a “good neighbor” in Shawnee since he came to the community more than 60 years ago, according to Mark Hembrey.
Regents waiting on budget negotiations before taking up tuition proposals
May 14, 2013
Higher education funding stumbling block in legislative budget negotiations
State education board may seek attorney general’s opinion on ‘innovative districts’ law
May 14, 2013
New law would exempt districts from numerous state laws and regulations
Lawrence couple searching for missing 20-year-old son in Leawood and Lawrence
May 14, 2013
Man walked away for Leawood group home
Five Questions: Road construction safety
May 14, 2013
With warm weather comes road construction, and work sites are popping up everywhere. Kansas Department of Transportation officials encourage all drivers to be alert and drive safely.
Regional roundup: Mill Valley soccer rolls; SMNW, Mill Valley, SJA golfers state-bound
May 14, 2013
Both the Mill Valley and St. James boys golf teams qualified their entire teams after placing in the top two of their respective regionals. Three SMNW boys golfers are state-bound and Mill Valley girls soccer defeated Leavenworth, 10-0, in Monday’s regional opener.