City of Shawnee finalist for military award
The city of Shawnee in northeast Kansas has been named one of 30 finalists for an annual award honoring employers for their support of the National Guard and Reserves.
American Bass Anglers
Amis Takes 1st/Thompson Gets Big Bass
Bill Amis of Shawnee, KS took top honors at last Saturday's ABA tournament on Stockton Lake with a 5-fish limit that weighed 18.99 lbs.
OP Regional Medical Center plans Shawnee's first ER
Overland Park Regional Medical Center is building a 10,000-square-foot emergency room in Shawnee, hoping to capitalize on the city's lack of emergency services, The Dispatch reports.
Lessons learned from the annual garage sale
Garage sale fans, especially the fanatics , do play favorites. It is true. As shoppers, they rate the garage sale with their purses and fanny-packs , buying a little or a lot .
The Wichita Eagle
House passes bill to separate Kansas from Affordable Care Act
Here's how south-central Kansas lawmakers voted on House Bill 2553, to allow Kansas to separate from the Affordable Care Act and join a health care compact with other states, subject to congressional approval.
Senate panel weakens bill to open warrant evidence
Rep. John Rubin, R-Shawnee, said Thursday he will continue to fight for a bill to unseal evidence used to justify police searches and arrests in its original form after a Senate committee voted to change it substantially.