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  1. Blanner birth announcementRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Sedalia Democrat

    Brian and Ellen Blanner, of Prairie Village, Kan., became the parents of a son, William Beau Blanner, born July 9, 2014, at Shawnee Mission Medical Center in Shawnee Mission, Kan. He weighed 6 pounds, 1 ounce.

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  2. Mission hits home for WichitansRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Wichita Eagle

    ... out bin Laden in Pakistan. "The one thing I feel most is jealousy for the guys that got him," he said. "It's a dream mission." Blank is all about sticking with "my team." He was due to get out of the Marines last June, but instead re-enlisted so he ...

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  3. Grocery stores packed with Thanksgiving shoppersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | NBC Action News

    ... her ingredients slowly so she didn't have to buy it all at once. On Wednesday, they were at the Hy-Vee store in Mission, Kan., for their final items. "We are here to get the fresh vegetables, the lettuce, the tomato," said Teresa Kovac. "Everything ...

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  4. NEJC city halls closing for two days to mark Thanksgiving holidayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Prairie Village Post

    If you have business that requires you to stop by city hall, better hustle out this afternoon - no matter where you live in northeast Johnson County. All of the city hall offices across the region - Westwood, Roeland Park, Mission, Fairway, Merriam, Prairie Village, Mission Hills and Leawood - will be closed both Thursday and Friday.

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  5. Hutchinson gains from new faces in football programRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | VarsityKansas.com

    ... 2,620 yards and 36 touchdowns this season in leading the Salthawks to the Class 6A championship game against Shawnee Mission East (12-0) on Saturday in Emporia. Hutchinson has won seven state titles in the last 12 years - all under current St. ...

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  6. Class 6A championship: SM East vs. HutchinsonRead the original story

    Wednesday | VarsityKansas.com

    Shawnee Mission East is back in the state championship game for the second straight year under former Hutchinson assistant Dustin Delaney. The Lancers lost to Derby last season in Delaney's first year.

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  7. Shawnee Mission schools consider dropping class rank as a graduation honorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Prairie Village Post

    Will class rank become a thing of the past at Shawnee Mission high school graduations? That is the discussion under way among high school principals. Replacing the system that honors only the top 10 graduates in numeric order at graduation could be one that recognizes a larger group of students in three graduation categories: summa cum laude, magna cum laude and cum laude.

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  8. Police search cell phones in effort to convict suspected serial rapistRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | KCTV5

    ... police are investigating one of the reported attacks that happened in May of last year. In March of last year, Mission, KS, police arrested Cain for patronizing prostitution. Prosecutors said this is an on-going investigation and urge anyone with ...

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  9. Shawnee Mission legislative platform asks for more local funding abilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Prairie Village Post

    The Shawnee Mission School District's platform for the 2015 session of the Kansas Legislature not surprisingly has a lot to do with money. As the legislature heads back into session in January facing declining revenue numbers and a big chunk of the state budget directed to school finance, school districts around the state face a lot of unknowns.

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  10. Northeast Johnson County morning roundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Prairire Village Post

    Members of Boy Scout Troop 192 from Old Mission Methodist Church helped unload Christmas trees at the Shawnee Indian Mission. Christmas trees are on the lots .

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  11. Lancer Gridiron Club plans slate of celebrations leading up to state championshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Prairie Village Post

    ... players, cheerleaders, the drum line and the choir. A send off motor parade with the team busses heading down Mission Road at 7:30 a.m. Saturday morning. And in case you needed reminding what all the commotion's about, check out Brian Libeer's recap ...

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  12. Mission police take one person into custody after Sunday morning...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Prairire Village Post

    Mission police took one man into custody Sunday morning after surrounding a house in the 5400 block of Reeds and evacuating some neighbors from their homes. Police were first called to the house at 9:40 a.m. by a neighbor who reported a verbal disturbance was in progress in the home.

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  13. Topeka Gives encourages donating to worthy causesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | The Capital-Journal

    ... TCF awarded $30,000 in match money, which was proportionally divided among the 75 organizations. The Topeka Rescue Mission, Helping Hands Humane Society, and Marian Clinic were among the agencies receiving the highest number of donations. Topeka ...

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  14. Hutchinson handles Free State, 42-14, to advance to 6A title gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | The Capital-Journal

    ... yards rushing for Free State, and Torneden finished with 101 yards passing. Hutchinson will face undefeated Shawnee Mission East in the 6A championship game next Saturday in Emporia. The Salthawks' last state title came in 2011 at Welch Stadium in ...

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  15. Middleton leads Hutchinson into 6A final by beating Free StateRead the original story

    Friday Nov 21 | VarsityKansas.com

    ... 21 carries, leading the Salthawks to a 42-14 win in the Class 6A semifinals. Hutchinson will face undefeated Shawnee Mission East, 36-35 double-overtime winners over Olathe North, next Saturday in Emporia for the state title. It is Hutchinson's ...

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  16. Will any of KC's predatory online lenders go to prison? They mightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | The Pitch

    On Wednesday, Michael Levitis, owner of a New York debt-settlement company called Mission Settlement Agency, was sentenced to nine years in prison for a financial scheme that defrauded 1,200 customers. It was the first criminal conviction for an investigation referred by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, Reuters reports .

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  17. 2014 Kansas State Eco-Meet Hosts 103 CompetitorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | AmmoLand

    ... Devanshi Singh and team coach Eric Kessler. Each student competitor received a $300 scholarship. 2nd place: Shawnee Mission South High School Team B - Ellie Bartlett, Miah Gray, Rob Michels and team coach P.J. Born. Each student competitor received ...

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  18. Consolidated Communications to begin offering gigabit internet speeds ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Prairie Village Post

    Consolidated Communications, which formerly operated as SureWest in Kansas, has announced that it will begin offering gigabit speed internet service to customers in Kansas City, including the parts of Mission, Roeland Park and Merriam where the company's other services are currently available. The company's new gigabit speed package runs for $69.95 per month.

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  19. Topeka Rescue Mission won't turn away same-sex couplesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | The Capital-Journal

    "We won't turn them away," said Barry Feaker, executive director of the Mission, 600 N. Kansas Ave. "We'll find a place for them somewhere at the mission." That being said, Feaker also was quick to point out that same-sex couples might not be housed together, based on cramped quarters at the mission, which has between 250 and 300 overnight guests most nights.

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  20. Shopping center in 47th and Mission corridor targeted for sale and overhaulRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Prairie Village Post

    The 47th and Mission Road corridor, which has seen the start of transformation with new retail and restaurant life in recent years, may get another boost with the revamping of the Fairway North Shopping Center. Lane4 Property Group is planning to purchase and remodel the center.

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