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Police ID Kan. suspect who broke employee's finger during robbery

JOHNSON COUNTY—Law enforcement authorities are investigating a November robbery at a business in Overland Park. On Monday police reported they have identified two suspects, according to Officer John Lacy. The strong-arm robbery occurred just before 7p.m. November 12, in the 11300 Block of West 95th Street, according to Overland...
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Mo. mother arrested after 5-year-old had been 'dead for several days'

JACKSON COUNTY, Mo. (TCD) -- A 43-year-old mother was arrested and charged in connection with the death of one child and the neglect of another. On Dec. 3, the Jackson County Prosecutor’s Office announced that Kansas City Police responded to the 5700 block of St. John Avenue to a report of a dead child. At the scene, authorities reportedly found a deceased 5-year-old and another juvenile who was unresponsive. Authorities did not disclose the age of the surviving victim.
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Four 17-year-olds charged in connection with Shawnee homicide

JOHNSON COUNTY, Kan. (KCTV) - Four additional people, all 17 years old, have been charged in connection with a homicide in Shawnee last week. According Johnson County District Attorney Steve Howe, the four teens who have been charged are:. Sabrina Clark. Kyleigh Guzman. Roger Hernandez. Fernando Gonzalez-Prado. The DA said...
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Sweeney-Reeder, Fisher Jr. appointed as new district judges

Two familiar faces in the Miami County legal world have been appointed by Gov. Laura Kelly to fill two new 6th Judicial District Court positions. Gov. Kelly announced Monday, Dec. 5, that Elizabeth H. Sweeney-Reeder of Paola and Richard M. Fisher Jr. of Osawatomie have been appointed to two judgeship positions in the 6th Judicial District, which is composed of Bourbon, Linn and Miami counties.
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The Filling Station

Filling Station Coffee has 3 locations Midtown, Westport, and Overland Park. Each location is totally unique, and we think they’re awesome places to grab food and coffee, or have a meeting. Whether it’s breakfast, lunch, or a snack in-between, you’ll have plenty to fill up on when you stop in.
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5 to Try: What are the best local toy stores in Johnson County? 🧸

Maybe it’s action figures and video games your child likes, or you could be on the look out for puzzles, model sets, stuffed animals or something else. Either way, we want your recommendations as we enter the heart of holiday shopping season. We typically take recommendations up through Wednesday...
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BRKTHROUGH, game rooms for adults, opens in Overland Park

Where exactly: It opened Thursday in the former Stein Mart at 6403 W. 135th Street. The 22,000-square-foot space is on the corner of the same development of shops that features Scheel’s, just west of Prairiefire. How it works: In teams of two to four, participants can enter one of...

Holden Woman Injured in JoCo Rollover

A Holden woman was injured in a one-vehicle accident that occurred Sunday morning in Johnson County. The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports that a westbound 2002 Buick LeSabre, driven by 18-year-old Brianna N. Anderson of Holden, was on Missouri 58, west of County Road SW 601 (southwest of Centerview) just before 10 a.m., when the vehicle traveled off the right side of the roadway, reentered the roadway and traveled off the left side.
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Final Notice and Public Explanation of a Proposed Activity in a 100-Year Floodplain

Final Notice and Public Explanation of a Proposed Activity in a 100-Year Floodplain. To: All interested Agencies, Groups and Individuals. This is to give notice that Johnson County Community Development has conducted an evaluation as required by Executive Order 11988, in accordance with HUD regulations at 24 CFR 55.20 Subpart C Procedures for Making Determinations on Floodplain Management and Wetlands Protection. The activity is funded under the Community Development Block Grant and B-23-UC-20-0001. The proposed project is 1st and Hulett Sanitary Sewer Rehabilitation, includes rehabilitation to approximately 3,000 to 4,000 Linear Feet of sanitary sewer lines and about 10-20 manholes on East Morgan St: 101 to 409. East McCarty St: 103 to 420. East Hulett St: 101 to 418. East Nelson St: 101 to 415. West Nelson St: 115 to 401. 1st St: 108 to 410. East 2nd St: 104 to 306. East 3rd St: 104 to 303. East 4th St: 100 to 415. West 4th St: 408 to 412. East 5th St: 109 to 414. 407 West 5th St. East Martin St: 102 to 312. West Martin St: 104 to 312 Edgerton, Kansas 66030, Johnson County. Of the 3,000-4,000 linear feet, approximately 279 linear feet of sewer line are located in Zone AE. The project will replace an inadequate system of clay pipe with PVS by means of CIPP.
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Lady Cats put together dominant effort in win over Tonganoxie

TONGANOXIE — The Louisburg girls basketball team put together a season opener to remember Friday at Tonganoxie. Louisburg held Tonganoxie scoreless in two quarters and allowed just 11 total points in its 55-11 victory over the Chieftains on the road. The Lady Cats scored the first 26 points of the game and never looked back.