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  1. Bills offer local entities extension on concealed-gun banRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    A bill sponsored by Johnson and Wyandotte county legislators grants municipalities and other entities an opportunity to request extensions of an exemption to Kansas law allowing concealed carry of handguns in buildings. Sen. Pat Pettey, D-Kansas City, and Rep. Nancy Lusk, D-Overland Park, introduced Thursday what they called a "safe communities" revision of the Personal Family Protection Act regulating holders of conceal-and-carry licenses.


  2. Savings accounts for individuals with disabilities laudedRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

    ... accounts. However, individual states must act to establish their own programs. U.S. Rep. Kevin Yoder, an Overland Park Republican, joined Mast in testifying before the Kansas House's Children and Seniors Committee to pass House Bill 2100. Yoder said ...


  3. 2014 Kansas Birding Big Year ResultsRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Kansas City InfoZine

    ... the competition were donated from several organizations, including Bass Pro Shop of Olathe, Bushnell Optics of Overland Park, Coleman Company of Wichita and Acorn Naturalists of Tustin, Calif., a supplier of resources for the trail and classroom. ...


  4. Arrest made in robbery outside Oak MallRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KCTV5

    ... Oak Park Mall last week. One female suspect is now in custody in the Johnson County Adult Detention Center. Overland Park police expect other arrests to be forthcoming on this case. Overland Park police were called about 3:50 p.m. on Jan. 21 to the ...


  5. 91ED9284719A4E62863AE0EB63055CD4Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | KSNT-TV Topeka

    ... said Kruger. Some states want them regulated just like any other tobacco product. Several Kansas cities - like Overland Park and Olathe - have banned them in public places. Nowhere in Kansas can anyone under 18 buy them.but that's the only universal ...


  6. Full slate for city, school board spring electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Gardner News and The Spring Hill New Era

    ... Other candidates include Nancy L. Ingram, Olathe; Patricia Lightner, Olathe; incumbent David Lindstrom, Overland Park; incumbent Greg Musil, Overland Park; and Mark Read, Overland Park. Comments do not necessarily reflect those of The Gardner News, ...


  7. Experts worried about e-cigarette boom among teenagersRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | KMBC-TV

    The symposium at the University of Kansas Edwards Campus in Overland Park took place just steps away from a convenience store that sells e-cigarettes and vaping materials. Experts said the problem is that no one knows how much nicotine or other products are in the juices used in electronic cigarettes because they're not regulated by the government.


  8. Keep videos short -- no feature presentationsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Automotive News

    ... body going to watch all that," said David Putz, head of direct markets for Zurich North America Commercial, of Overland Park, Kan.


  9. Dale Schwartz is bringing bocce and a lot more to Chicago's River East neighborhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Business Journal

    ... Chicago suburbs of Northbrook, South Barrington and Oak Brook, as well as in Edina, MN.; Washington, D.C., and Overland Park, KS. All of the existing Pinstripes are profitable, said Schwartz, who is the majority investor along with a group of ...


  10. Husker Basketball Recruits (part 2): Rachel BlackburnRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Husker Corner

    ... Rachel is hoping to lead her team to another successful season. Tied atop the Kansas 5A standings with Aquinas(Overland Park, KS), Leavenworth is considered the strongest team in their class and will undoubtedly make a run to repeat as Class 5A ...


  11. Redevelopment of Westwood Entercom acreage would bring more tax dollars to cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Prairie Village Post

    ... compared the valuations of seven existing area senior living complexes in Mission, Prairie Village and Overland Park all of which have varying degrees of density. Of the seven, Claridge Court in Prairie Village had the highest valuation at nearly ...


  12. How sweet it isRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KMBC-TV



  13. Wrongful death lawsuit filed by family of Overland Park man killed by suspected drunk driverRead the original story

    Yesterday | Personal Injury Law News

    OVERLAND PARK, Kan. - A family filed a wrongful death lawsuit in Johnson County on Tuesday against the teenager charged with driving drunk and killing their father.


  14. Wrongful death petition filed by family of Overland Park man killed by suspected drunk driverRead the original story

    Yesterday | Personal Injury Law News

    OVERLAND PARK, Kan. - An Overland Park family filed a wrongful death petition on Tuesday.


  15. Streetside: Curtain call at Glenwood Arts and Metcalf SouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Pitch

    ... bad news. The owners of that movie theater, Brian and Ben Mossman and Wade Williams, also operate the Rio in Overland Park and a multiplex in Leawood (in the space that was once home to the Ranch Mart cinema), and they've already changed the latter ...


  16. Kansas whooping cough outbreak causes concern in Overland ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KMBC-TV

    The outbreak, which is centered 250 miles away from the Kansas City area in Great Bend, is getting attention from doctors at Menorah Medical Center in Overland Park. The hospital hasn't had any confirmed cases, but doctors are concerned about the possibility that it could spread across the state.


  17. Conagra Foods Inc v. Americold Logistics LLCRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | FindLaw

    ... (Deron A. Anliker and Andrew I. Spitsnogle, with him on the briefs), Duggan Shadwick Doerr & Kurlbaum LLC, Overland Park, KS, for Plaintiffs-Appellants. Michael D. Pospisil (John M. Edgar with him on the briefs), Edgar Law Firm LLC, Kansas City, MO, ...


  18. Pitt Volleyball Adds Ellis to 2015 RosterRead the original story

    Tuesday | Pitt Panthers

    PITTSBURGH University of Pittsburgh head volleyball coach Dan Fisher announced today that he will add Kansas native, Adeline Ellis to the 2015 roster. A 2015 graduate of Blue Valley Northwest High School in Overland Park, Kan., Ellis was a four-year letterwinner and an outside hitter for the Huskies under head coach Molly Haggerty.


  19. Nonprofits Offer Help with Agency Records ManagementRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Government Executive

    Addressing the confusion over which agency communications must be preserved as federal records, a group of private nonprofits on Monday announced a new coalition to support the federal government's efforts to modernize its records management infrastructure and implement information governance practices that have proved effective. "With the support of the private sector, we believe federal agencies will be better able to meet their legal and regulatory responsibilities with regard to managing information," said Liz Icenogle, director of government affairs at the Overland Park, Kan.-based ARMA International.


  20. Officials to open new fire-training facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Las Cruces Sun-News

    ... Sept. 2014 by Las Cruces Structural, Inc., general contractors, who worked closely with WHP Training Towers of Overland Park, Kansas. The facility has burn rooms on both the first and second floors, and it features an external stairwell, standpipe ... 1 comment

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