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Olathe, Kansas is located in Johnson County. Zip codes in Olathe, KS include 66051, 66063, and 66061. The median home price in Olathe is $238,900 which is roughly $108/per square foot. More Olathe information.

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Flags lowered to honor former governor

Flags are to be flown at half-staff from sun-up to sundown Wednesday through Friday to celebrate the life of former Kansas Gov. John Anderson, 97, Olathe, who died Monday.

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Mon Sep 15, 2014

NBC Action News

Rally on social media for injured football star

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Sun Sep 14, 2014

The Wichita Eagle

Kansas has sent only one Johnson Countian to Senate

If Greg Orman manages to deny Sen. Pat Roberts, R-Kan., a fourth term, the Olathe businessman would be only the second Johnson Countian elected to represent Kansas in the U.S. Senate and the first since 16-year Sen. James Pearson of Prairie Village left office in 1978. Though Johnson County is now Kansas' most populous, eclipsing Sedgwick County by about 61,000 residents, the Kansas Historical Society website shows senators as having hailed more often from Shawnee , Sedgwick and Leavenworth counties.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

The Capital-Journal

Replica of USS Oriskany to be unveiled Sept. 23

Darren Roberts, left, of Olathe, and Larry Todd, of Gardner, add the finishing touches to the USS Oriskany at the Combat Air Museum. After a debate, the model builders decided, because the aircraft carrier was mainly used to attack, they would place the planes on the flight deck as if they were ready to take off.

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Wed Sep 10, 2014

Breitbart.com

Judge Berates Kansas Senate Candidate in Boxing Equipment Lawsuit

On Friday, U.S. Magistrate Judge Kenneth G. Gale issued an order in a Wichita, Kansas Federal Court compelling Combat Brands, LLC, a firm organized and controlled by Independent U.S. Senate candidate Greg Orman, "to file a memorandum to show cause as to why sanctions should not be awarded," because the firm "wholly failed to provide the Court with any--let alone substantial --justification for their inaction in regard to discovery at issue" in a The Court gave Orman's firm seven days--until this coming Friday, September 12, 2014--to file the "show cause" memorandum.

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Tue Sep 09, 2014

Packer

Variety of grocery retailers open Kansas City area stores

About a dozen commodities are featured on the locally grown display at the new Price Chopper in the Wyandotte Plaza shopping center in Kansas City, Kan. The store is one of several new grocery retail options available to shoppers in the metropolitan area.

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The Wichita Eagle

Greg Orman once sued actress Debbie Reynolds over $1 million loan to museum

U.S. Senate candidate Greg Orman once sued actress Debbie Reynolds over a $1 million loan he made to her Hollywood memorabilia museum that had gone unpaid. Orman brought the suit against the "Singin' in the Rain" star in 2008.

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The Wichita Eagle

Merriam Ikea customers line up for Wednesday opening

So without any pre-planning, Franklin rushed from her Overland Park home Monday morning to the new Merriam Ikea store at Interstate 35 and Johnson Drive. She got the No.

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Business Journal

Creator of Price Chopper brand opens new low-cost concept

The company that created the Price Chopper concept has turned one of its Price Chopper stores into Payless Discount Foods, The Kansas City Star reports.

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Fri Sep 05, 2014

The Capital-Journal

Governor's office announces appointments to state boards, commissions

The office said it is always looking for qualified, interested Kansans to serve on commissions and boards in their areas of expertise. Anyone interested may visit http://governor.ks.gov/serving-kansans/office-of-appointments .

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Thu Sep 04, 2014

The Capital-Journal

Taylor plans to challenge Kobach's ballot ruling

A Kansas businessman running as an independent candidate has emerged as a possible kingmaker in the fierce national fight between Democrats and Republicans over control of the U.S. Senate, and that is exactly where Greg Orman wants to be. In an odd twist, some Democrats pushed out their own candidate against three-term Sen. Pat Roberts to clear the way for Orman.

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Wed Sep 03, 2014

Examiner.com

Rain delays play at the Kansas Senior Series

Severe storms passing through the Kansas City area on Wednesday morning caused a delay in the Kansas Golf Associations final regular tournament of the Kansas Senior Series . The tournament played at the Meadowbrook Country Club in Prairie Village, Kan.

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The Wichita Eagle

Crowded race for U.S. Senate in Kansas alters political algebra

Once expected to be a routine game of political checkers, the 2014 Kansas U.S. Senate race has turned instead into head-scratching, three-dimensional chess.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

The Wichita Eagle

Oklahoma Joea s takes a Kansas City name

Before the end of the year, the nationally known barbecue restaurant will officially change its name to Joe's Kansas City Bar-B-Que.

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The Capital-Journal

Series targets women in agriculture

Johnson County K-State Research and Extension is launching "The Farmer's Daughter: A Women in Agriculture" educational series.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

KMBC-TV

Relief from the heat on the horizon

ENOUGH MUSTARD AND PICKLES. THAT'S WHY THEY'RE CALLED ARTISTS. UH-HUH. I'M HAND CRAFTING THIS FORECAST.

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Barbara Ann Cordell James

Barbara was born July 2, 1942 in Kansas City, Mo. to Vorden Dale and Rose Pauline Cordell.

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Business Journal

Oklahoma Joe's crafts private event space, new name?

The restaurant, which currently has three locations in Kansas City, Kan., Olathe and Leawood, will soon debut a private event space adjacent to its Olathe location, The Kansas City Star reports .

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

The Capital-Journal

Fortune (cookie) smiles on Olathe lottery winner

Officials of the Kansas Lottery said Monday that Saturday's $389,672 jackpot in the $2 Super Kansas Cash drawing had been won by a Johnson County man who entered numbers he retained from a fortune cookie.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

SFGate

Kansas City at center of Operation Homeless

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