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Have you noticed a foul odor coming from the landfill?

Response Percent
Yes, but only when driving by the landfill
Total 38
You’re invited to sip cocktails and be inspired by 1920s girl power
October 10, 2018
The 1920s brought forth many extraordinary women and next week, you’ll have an opportunity to learn about a few of them.
St. James volleyball team takes down No. 1 Blue Valley North, goes 2-0 in triangular meet
October 10, 2018
The St. James Academy volleyball team defeated Blue Valley North High School and Blue Valley Southwest High School in a triangular meet Tuesday night.
Shawnee celebrates autumn with annual Scarecrow Festival
October 9, 2018
Despite the rain, dozens of families eagerly showed up for the city of Shawnee’s annual Scarecrow Festival on Saturday morning.
Guest Column: Brand USA Spurs Travel to Kansas
October 9, 2018
Check out the latest guest column from the director of Visit Shawnee.
Letter to the Editor: Shawnee Republican urges support for Yoder, expresses disappointment with Davids
October 9, 2018
Check out our latest letter to the editor.
Shawnee Rotary grants support local organizations
October 8, 2018
The Rotary Club of Shawnee recently awarded five nonprofits with grants totaling $12,550.
De Soto football team takes first loss of season to Basehor-Linwood
October 6, 2018
The De Soto High School football team fell to Basehor-Linwood High School by a score of 27-35 Friday night.
Shawnee students earn Kansas State University degrees, honors
October 5, 2018
More than 650 students completed degree requirements from Kansas State University this summer.
Free AARP driver safety classes to be offered in Roeland Park
October 5, 2018
There are upcoming free AARP driver safety courses scheduled this month for Kansas residents.
Learn how to motivate citizens to the polls
October 5, 2018
In an upcoming event, “Get Out the Vote: What Works,” you will learn how to get more Johnson County residents to the polls for each and every election.
Mill Valley soccer team takes down defending State champion Blue Valley Southwest
October 5, 2018
The Mill Valley High School boys’ soccer team defeated Blue Valley Southwest High School by a score of 4-2 Thursday night.
Mill Valley cross country team takes first at Mill Valley Cat Classic
October 4, 2018
The Mill Valley High School cross country team placed first in the Mill Valley Cat Classic meet Wednesday.
Koller Enterprises relocates aquarium manufacturing to Shawnee
October 3, 2018
Koller Enterprises has relocated its Koller Products, LLC manufacturing plant to Shawnee.
Sporting KC signs 15-year-old from Shawnee as a Homegrown Player
October 3, 2018
A Mill Valley High School student will be added to the Sporting KC roster ahead of the 2019 season.
Shawnee Mission North soccer team falls to Gardner-Edgerton in overtime
October 3, 2018
The Shawnee Mission North High School boys’ soccer team lost to Gardner-Edgerton High School by a score of 3-4 Tuesday night.
Midland educator wins Farmers Insurance teacher grant
October 2, 2018
A Midland Academy teacher recently won a Farmers Insurance educational grant.
Shawnee native keeps Navy wing flying
October 2, 2018
A Shawnee Mission North graduate and Shawnee native is serving in the U.S. Navy aboard Naval Air Station Jacksonville.
Clear Creek educator named finalist for Kansas Teacher of the Year
October 2, 2018
Clear Creek art teacher Megan Clark was recently named a finalist for Kansas Teacher of the Year.
Shawnee teacher honored by Kansas Teacher of the Year program
October 2, 2018
Cathy Sheridan was recently recognized as a Shawnee Mission nominee for Kansas Teacher of the Year.
Shawnee Library reopening delayed
October 2, 2018
The Shawnee Library will not reopen on Wednesday as planned. Instead, it is set to reopen on Monday, Oct. 8.