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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 $235,000 which is roughly $110/per square foot. More Olathe information.

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Monday | The Pitch

Tilted Kilt coming soon to Overland Park; local breastaurant wars heating up

It used to be that Hooter's was the only game in town for men seeking a brief illusion of flirtation with shapely, skimpily dressed young women paid to serve them high-cholesterol menu items in a restaurant adjacent to their suburban office park.

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Monday | Kansas City InfoZine

Annual K-State Horticulture Center Field Day

It's all at the K-State Horticulture Research and Extension Center's Field Day, Saturday, July 26, from 8 a.m. - 3 p.m. just west of Olathe.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

The Wichita Eagle

So they said

"Sam Brownback ruffles feathers. He takes on dragons." - former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum , campaigning in Olathe for the governor's re-election "Reagan didn't turn the country around in the first six months of tax reduction.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

The Capital-Journal

BOTA director unruffled by tax consultant's assertions, retractions

The Kansas Board of Tax Appeals' executive director said the office was running normally Friday in wake of retractions by a tax consultant who claimed to possess significant political influence in the administration of Gov. Sam Brownback.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

The Capital-Journal

At Home Living: Flowers color attitudes, help spruce up yards

One of the things I love most about spring and summer is the amazing display of color in yards, in pots, on street corners and just about anywhere people can think of.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

The Gardner News and The Spring Hill ...

Leon George Heincker

Leon was born May 12, 1929 in St. Louis, Mo. to Edward and Anna Mae Heincker. He grew up in the St. Louis area, graduating from Central High School.

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The Garden City Telegram

Kansas' new school finance law is a mixed blessing for teachers

As a fourth-grade teacher in the Shawnee Mission School District, Ellen Stevens is in line for her first raise in five years.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

The Star Online

World's tallest water slide is literally 'insaaaaane'

Taller than the Statue of Liberty, riders travel up to speeds of 80kmph on Verruckt - the German word for 'insane'.

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Business Journal

Furniture Mall of Kansas will open in old Benchmark building

The Winter family, which owns Furniture Mall of Kansas locations in Topeka and Lawrence, plans to open a third mall at the former Benchmark Home Furnishings complex at Kansas City Road and Renner Boulevard.

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Great Bend Tribune

Kans for Kids earns tax credits

Also receiving tax credits were: Bethany Home Association, Lindsborg, $215,000 The Bethany Home Association's Assaria Community Care Campaign will expand in Saline County with a new Homes Plus care facility that will allow seniors to remain in their community while receiving industry-leading healthcare.

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Christian Science Monitor

Kansas tax cuts caused tax revenues to fall 11 percent. What's next?

Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback talks to supporters during a campaign rally Monday, July 14, 2014, in Olathe, Kan.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

Sunherald.com

Santorum joins Brownback for Kansas rallies...

Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback appears with former GOP presidential candidate Rick Santorum at a campaign rally Monday, July 14, 2014, in Olathe, Kan.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

Examiner.com

'Amazing Grace' invigorates audience with old time gospel music

"Amazing Grace" continues at The Chestnut Fine Arts Center in Olathe, Kan. through Aug. 24. Tickets may be purchased via phone at 913.764.2121 or online at: www.chestnutfinearts.com "Amazing Grace" continues at The Chestnut Fine Arts Center in Olathe, Kan.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

The Wichita Eagle

GOP candidates for Kansas insurance commissioner agree: Competition will bring better coverage

Five candidates for Kansas insurance commissioner are fighting for the Republican nomination, but they all agree: Get more insurance companies to come to Kansas and compete for business, and Kansans will get cheaper and fairer coverage.

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KMBC-TV

9-year-old Johnson County girl dies from freshwater amoeba infection

A 9-year-old Johnson County water skier has died from an infection caused by a free-living amoeba found in freshwater, according to the Kansas Department of Health and Environment and the girl's friends.

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The Gardner News and The Spring Hill ...

Prairie Punisher set for July 12 at local park

Prairie Punisher athletes race off the starting line during the 2012 event. The 2013 event was rained out.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Reuters

Riders take plunge off world's tallest water slide in Kansas

The world's tallest water slide opened Thursday to the shrieks of riders who traveled in some cases hundreds of miles to plunge at up to 50 miles per hour down what a Kansas water park calls "Verruckt," the German word for insane.

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Christian Newswire

Mayor Copeland Welcomes National Pro- Life Conference to Olathe; ...

Contact: Michael Davidson, 913-764-2225 OLATHE, Kan., July 10, 2014 / Christian Newswire / -- On July 16th through 18th, hundreds of prolife Christians from across the nation will gather in the city of Olathe for the first time national conference, For the Life of the World 2014 -- a three day event geared toward Christian unity, life-affirming ... (more)

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The Miami Herald

Independent begins ads in US Senate race in Kansas

A northeast Kansas businessman seeking a spot on the ballot for U.S. Senate as an independent candidate launched statewide television and radio ads Thursday suggesting both major political parties are responsible for dysfunction in Washington.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

The Wichita Eagle

Panera Bread on North Rock Road to temporarily close to install drive-through

It may not have happened by spring as he hoped , but Randy Simon is now about to add a drive-through at his Panera Bread at 1605 N. Rock Road.

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