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

    16 hrs ago | 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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  2. Hutchinson handles Free State, 42-14, to advance to 6A title gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | 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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  3. Middleton leads Hutchinson into 6A final by beating Free StateRead the original story

    Yesterday | 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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  4. Will any of KC's predatory online lenders go to prison? They mightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | 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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  5. Northeast Johnson County morning roundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Prairie Village Post

    ... prinicipal Clark Mershon. "Every principal needs someone like Mr. Lundien as an integral member of his or her team." Mission food drive continues. The clothing drive to benefit the homeless wrapped up Thursday in Mission, but food donations are ...

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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. KC homeless shelter won't house gay couplesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | The Capital-Journal

    The City Union Mission in Kansas City says it will not allow legally married same-sex couples who are homeless to stay at the shelter. Executive director Dan Doty says shelter officials believe that the Bible prohibits same-sex marriage.

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  11. Longview shelter seeing record number of visitors from cold weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 16 | KLTV Tyler

    ... of paper but it was unsettling enough to make an ASU student report it to police. Workers at the Hiway 80 Rescue Mission say they are already well over capacity as far as housing and feeding visitors. The mens' and womens' shelters combined are ...

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  12. The Barn Players Present Play Festival, 12/12-14Read the original story

    Sunday Nov 16 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... 14th. All six plays will be presented at each performance. The Barn Players Theatre is located at 6219 Martway in Mission, Kansas; adjacent parking is at no charge. Tickets are $18.00 (discounts for seniors and students) - go to the Barn Players web ...

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  13. Anthem Management, LLC Announces Acquisition, Formation of Beacon...Read the original story

    Friday Nov 14 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    Anthem Management, LLC, a venture firm headquartered in Leawood, Kansas, part of the Anthem Media Group family of companies, has acquired a significant stake in Life Insurance Buyers, Inc., a life settlement financial services business based in Shawnee Mission, Kansas. A new entity is the product of the transaction: Beacon Life Funds, LLC .

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  14. Kansas City Ruckus This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | Tony's Kansas City

    ... Royal Association. Does this demonstrate how "power players" get their power? There's yet another delay in the Mission Gateway project at Shawnee-Mission Parkway and Roe. The location seems like a desirable one. What's the problem? Despite scathing ...

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  15. Hiway 80 Rescue Mission needs donations for cold guestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | KLTV Tyler

    ... say the increase in people means more hot meals to serve, and they are running low on resources. The rescue mission is asking you to donate warm clothes and non-perishable foods to help them take care of everyone in need. The mission is located at ...

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  16. Richard Allen "Rick" NorrisRead the original story

    Friday Nov 14 | Richmond Daily News

    ... Jim and Cheryl Norris of Liberty, Ronnie and Kathleen Norris of Kansas City, Mo., Jack Norris of Shawnee Mission, Kan., and Steve Norris and his significant other, Rebecca Wall of Grandview; two sisters and brother-in-law, Jeannie Winders of Kansas ...

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  17. Mission's Johnson Drive opens all four lanes of traffic as long ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | Prairie Village Post

    Mission Mayor Steve Schowengerdt takes the hammer to the last ceremonial barricade on Johnson Drive. Photo courtesy of Mission:Forward and Springboard Creative.

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  18. Mission celebrates reopening of Johnson Drive in styleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 12 | KCTV5

    ... a year Johnson Drive is no longer whittled down to one lane. Business owners on the stretch of road through downtown Mission patiently put up with slow business during the $5.6 million infrastructure upgrade that used federal and county funds. ...

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  19. Overland Park's decision not to renew contract has CFD2...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | Prairire Village Post

    ... shifting fire and EMS coverage duties for the area from approximately 95th Street to College Boulevard between Mission Road and Nall Avenue away from CFD2, the department started to review its options. Now, says Fire Chief Tony Lopez, the department ...

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  20. Preferred location for Shawnee Mission aquatic center would wrap it...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | Prairie Village Post

    The preferred site for the new Shawnee Mission School District aquatic center is on the south end of the SM South stadium site, but it remains to be determined if that is a viable location. SM South is the most likely place for a new aquatic center and companion wellness center for district employees and students because of the size of the campus, according to Superintendent Jim Hinson.

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