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Prairie Village, Kansas is located in Johnson County. Zip codes in Prairie Village, KS include 66208, 66206, and 66202. The median home price in Prairie Village is $190,000 which is roughly $133/per square foot. More Prairie Village information.

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St. Ann student Jack Lucas breaks state track record, heading to national meet in Pennsylvania

Jack Lucas's parents first realized he had a talent on the track when he ran in the Chicken Run at the Deanna Rose Children's Farmstead.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Examiner.com

The State Line Amateur Tour faces down Meadowbrook Country Club

The State Line Amateur Tour set their sights on the Meadowbrook Country Club in Prairie Village on Monday July 21. Meadowbrook Country Club is located in Prairie Village, Kan.

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Prairie Village Post

Prairie Village crime rate hits 5-year low, residential burglaries down drastically from peak in 2011

It's been a quiet six months in Prairie Village - and for the Prairie Village Police Department, that's a good thing.

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Prairie Village Post

Roeland Park City Council rejects anti-discrimination ordinance on 4-3 vote

After months of discussion, the Roeland Park City Council Monday voted down an anti-discrimination ordinance originally designed to add protections for sexual orientation and gender identity in employment, housing and services.

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Prairie Village Post

Pulse of Northeast Johnson County: Which property in NEJC is most ripe for redevelopment?

A rendering of the Natural Grocers that will be built on the site of the former Keystone Auto Group on Johnson Drive in Mission.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Great Bend Tribune

Gwen G. Schroeder 1941 - 2014

Gwen G. Schroeder, 72, died July 20, in Great Bend. Born Oct. 15, 1941, in Great Bend, she was the daughter of H. Martin and Bernice Lucille Glenn.

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Prairie Village Post

Redevelopment likely nearing for 7501 Mission property in Prairie Village

The commercial real estate firm representing the owners of 7501 Mission Road, the aging Medical & Professional Building that sits across from SM East, is preparing to move forward with the likely redevelopment of the property.

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Prairire Village Post

David Morrison makes case for being reseated on Prairie Village council before 3-judge panel

Ousted Prairie Village city councilor David Morrison last week appeared in a Kansas Court of Appeals courtroom seeking to have his removal from the city's governing body overturned.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Prairie Village Post

Finn Bullers celebrating Merriam vote to update disabled access icon

Finn Bullers with children Alora and Christian, before the family headed to the Merriam city council meeting Monday.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

Prairie Village Post

Prairie Villagers turn traffic island into mini community garden

From our "Adorable Uses for Traffic Islands" desk comes this story about a lovely person who have transformed the triangle at 73rd Street and Village Drive into a miniature community garden with herbs free for the taking.

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Prairie Village Post

State rep candidates on the issues: How long have you lived in the area?

Today we run the responses to the second of our readers' questions for the candidates running in two local statehouse primaries: incumbent Stephanie Clayton and challenger Jennifer Flood in District 19; and incumbent Barbara Bollier and challenger Neil Melton in District 21. How long have you lived at your current residence? If you've lived at your ... (more)

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

Prairire Village Post

New Johnson Drive streetscape to feature flashing crosswalk beacons to improve pedestrian safety

Rectangular Rapid Flashing Beacons installed at Weltner Park in Prairie Village were designed to improve pedestrian safety along Cambridge Drive.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Prairie Village Post

Prairie Village 'Committee Structure Review Committee' recommends eliminating committees

The Prairie Village City Council this week began considering recommendations for revamping the city's committee structure - though the group that produced the document decided against making recommendations for changes to the Planning Commission, the group whose makeup has prompted dissent from some of the more recently elected councilors .

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The Wichita Eagle

Gallery: Riding the world's tallest water slide

The first riders, Matt Gutman, Steve Larese and Doug Flora, stood on a scale to get a total weight for their raft down Verrückt, the world's tallest water slide, at Schlitterbahn Wednesday in Kansas City, Kan.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

Prairie Village Post

Prairie Village Jazz Festival unveils 2014 schedule, world renowned KC natives to headline

Organizers of the Prairie Village Jazz Festival have released the lineup for this year's event, set for Saturday, September 6. This year's headliners will be Kevin Mahogany with the Joe Cartwright Trio, and Deborah Brown with Joe Lovano and Terell Stafford.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

Prairie Village Post

Paul Temme, Bruce Smith Drugs, Troop 381 and Donna Potts win 2014 PV Community Spirit Awards

The City of Prairie Village on Friday unveiled the winners of its 2014 Community Spirit Awards, recognizing individuals, groups and businesses that contribute to the overall quality of life in the city.

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Prairie Village Post

Independence Day in the northeast Johnson County: Sights from VillageFest 2014

Boy Scouts presented the colors before the reciting of the Pledge of Allegiance at the Patriotic Ceremony in the Harmon Park pavilion.

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Sun Jul 06, 2014

KRMS-AM Osage Beach

Two Dead In Benton Car Crash

According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, 20 year old Mark Harken from Prairie Village Kansas was traveling southbound in his 2000 Ford Explorer on county road 1301 when he lost control of the vehicle, traveled off the left side of the roadway and then struck a group of trees and overturned.

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Fri Jul 04, 2014

Prairie Village Post

Food on Friday: Saluting the flag cake

You have every right to call me a big fat hypocrite. As you are reading this I am at Village Fest, tasting all of the glorious pies Prairie Village has to offer as a judge in the pie baking competition.

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Wed Jul 02, 2014

The Pitch

Shopping for summer brews, with help from the Flying Saucer

Summer is for cold beer - cold beer in sweaty cans, gripped in koozies. So I called Matt Gardner, general manager at Kansas City's Flying Saucer, and asked him to take me beer shopping for a Fourth of July backyard barbecue.

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