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At first Forward OP community conversation, affordable housing among top concerns for city’s future

Affordable Housing

Ensuring that residents of new apartment projects in downtown OP have access to grocery stores, gas stations and other services was among the concerns raised at Tuesday’s session.

Overland Park residents tackled issues from affordable housing to gree...

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Boil water advisory issued for the city of Rossville in Shawnee County

Boil water advisory issued

A boil water advisory has been issued for the city of Rossville public water supply in Shawnee County, the Kansas Department of Health and Environment said Wednesday.

The advisory took effect on Wednesday and will remain in effect until the condition...

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Lydia Wills

Lydia Wills [Robold] passed away peacefully on March 20th, 2018 in Shawnee, Kansas.

She was 89. Lydia was born in Nurnberg, Germany on June 5th, 1928 to Katie and Josef Robold...

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Guy Fails To Catch Foul Ball, Neighboring Beer Suffers Consequences

Guy Fails To Catch Foul Ball

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Tonight’s Mariners-Giants game was rough for quite a few people...

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Where’s the growing homeless population in Kansas’ wealthiest county? Not in shelters | The Kansas City Star

On a recent evening as the sun went down, Johnson County volunteers Amy Stewart and Dallas Bauer stopped in an Olathe McDonald’s parking lot to distribute blankets, hand-warmers and tuna packs to a handful of single, childless adults with no home to ...

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Change is coming to Lake Shawnee, not everyone is happy

TOPEKA (WIBW)– Change could be coming to some historical buildings at Lake Shawnee, but not everyone is happy.

Shawnee County Parks and Rec Director John Knight held a public engagement meeting Monday, to discuss preserving the historic Lake Shawnee ...

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Suddenly, six teens running for Kansas governor doesn’t seem so preposterous

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Shawnee (County of) KS — Moody’s assigns initial Aa1 to Shawnee Co. KS Public Bldg. Comm’s., Ser. 2018 Revenue Bonds

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Public hearing scheduled for proposed permanent quarantine

A public hearing will be conducted at 10 a.m. on March 13 to consider the issuance of a permanent quarantine regarding Emerald Ash Borer to include Shawnee County...

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BWW TV Exclusive: Song Stories- Stephen Flaherty Explains the Origin of RAGTIME Anthem, ‘Make Them Hear You’

How did some of your favorite songs come to be? BroadwayWorld is getting the story behind the song in exclusive interviews from your favorite Broadway composers...

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