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Boo Bash Date Changed to October 30

Posted on Oct. 22nd, 2014

Due to the Royals playing in the World Series and the potential for games 6 and 7 to be hosted in Kansas City on October 28th and 29th, we have decided to move the Halloween Boo Bash to Thursday,...
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Gardner to serve as location for Johnson County’s annual Veterans Day Observance

Posted on Oct. 22nd, 2014

JOHNSON COUNTY, KAN. – (Oct. 21, 2014) A parade, helicopter flyover and a keynote speech by a Johnson County veteran of Operation Iraqi Freedom will highlight the annual Johnson County Veterans...
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Fuel Theft Suspects in Johnson County KS

Posted on Oct. 22nd, 2014

The Overland Park, Kanas Police Department with assistance from the Johnson County, KS. Sheriff’s Office are currently investigating a rash of diesel fuel thefts from State Line Road near 191st...
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Eight Residents Apply for Councilmember Position

Posted on Oct. 22nd, 2014

PRESS RELEASE

The City of Gardner is in the process of filling a councilmember position left vacant by former Councilmember Fotovich. The appointment for the position will expire in April...
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Alcohol Compliance Checks

Posted on Oct. 22nd, 2014

During the evening hours of Monday, October 20th, 2014 members of the Olathe Police Department’s School Resource Officer Unit conducted alcohol compliance checks throughout the City of...
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Christmas for Children applications available at new locations

Posted on Oct. 21st, 2014

Applications are now available for the 2014 Christmas for Children Program.   These applications can be picked up at the Multi Service Center, Gardner Library,...
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MoDOT Prepares for World Series Traffic, Urges Early Arrival

Posted on Oct. 20th, 2014

KANSAS CITY – World Series traffic congestion can be expected around the Truman Sports Complex, particularly along I-70 and I-435 from midday Tuesday throughout the early evening. MoDOT urges...
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Kansas Grocer Forms Unique Relationship with Local Farmers

Posted on Oct. 20th, 2014

HIAWATHA, Kan. – Produce items adorned with oval-shaped gold stickers at Hiawatha Thiftway, located in northeast Kansas, are grown by local farmers. Store owner Tim White partners with the...
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Managing the Herd When Pasture is Limited

Posted on Oct. 20th, 2014

PARSONS, Kan. – Consecutive years of drought could prompt beef cattle producers to find ways to unconventionally feed and manage their cow herds. One option when grass is limited is moving the...
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TRACE: Horses Stolen and Returned in Missouri

Posted on Oct. 19th, 2014

Theft of Horses
Callaway County, MO
10/17/2014

Location: Fulton, Missouri

Description of Incident:
On Wednesday, October 8, 2014 at 5:00 p.m.,...
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MNU Wins Arrowhead Game Oct. 11

Posted on Oct. 17th, 2014

OLATHE, KAN., -- It may have been a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to play in an NFL stadium for the Pioneer football team who defeated Missouri Valley College at Arrowhead in Kansas City, Missouri,...
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JCCC offers study-abroad trip to Portugal

Posted on Oct. 17th, 2014

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – If you’d like to visit Portugal, you might be interested in joining a study-abroad trip sponsored by Johnson County Community College that will take place July 24 to...
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Gardner Police Daily Activity Report For10/11/2014 through 10/17/2014

Posted on Oct. 17th, 2014

Gardner Police Daily Activity Report For10/11/2014 through 10/17/2014
10/10/2014 08:26:59 TELEPHON 400 BLOCK OF E MAIN ST
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Colorado State Prison Chief’s Widow to Speak at MNU

Posted on Oct. 17th, 2014

Colorado State Prison Chief’s Widow to Speak at MNU

Friday, October 24, 2014 10:00 a.m.
College Church of the Nazarene
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Youth Recreational Basketball Registration ends this Friday 10/17

Posted on Oct. 15th, 2014

Youth Recreational Basketball
Join this instructional/recreational league, open to all boys and girls Grades 1st thru 6th! Basic fundamentals and sportsmanship are stressed. Teams will practice...
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Prepare for Health Insurance Open Enrollment

Posted on Oct. 15th, 2014

MANHATTAN, Kan. – If you haven’t already, it’s time for you and your family to review your health insurance options, as annual open enrollment in the Kansas Health Insurance...
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Answering the Call: Kansas State University to Host 15 Farm Bill Meetings

Posted on Oct. 15th, 2014

MANHATTAN, Kan. – Farmers are faced with some of the most important decisions of their working lives under the 2014 Farm Bill. To help them make informed decisions, K-State Research and...
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Kansas Profile – Now That’s Rural: Carl Reed – Tallgrass Express

Posted on Oct. 15th, 2014

From bluegrass to tallgrass. No, I’m not talking about converting your lawn. I’m referring to the progression of a singer, songwriter and musician who is part of an effort that is...
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Artist who works with combat veterans to speak at JCCC

Posted on Oct. 15th, 2014

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – An artist who has been working with service members transitioning out of the war zones in Iraq and Afghanistan will speak at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 12, at Johnson County...
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The University of Kansas Announces 2014 Summer Graduates

Posted on Oct. 15th, 2014

LAWRENCE — The names of more than 950 graduates from the University of Kansas this summer — representing 47 Kansas counties, 41 other states and and 25 other countries — have been...
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Enroll in two high-demand medical career programs, get a 15 percent discount

Posted on Oct. 15th, 2014

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – In a post-recession economy, businesses are being asked to do more work with fewer employees, and the health care industry is no exception.

Hiring a...
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JCCC College scholar discusses role of women in Kansas Flint Hills

Posted on Oct. 15th, 2014

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – As a Flint Hills native herself, growing up listening to her father’s stories of the history and folklore of the area, Farrell Hoy Jenab knew the Flint Hills was a...
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Calling Dairy Producers: Oct. 28 Webinar to Focus on New Farm Bill Program

Posted on Oct. 15th, 2014

MANHATTAN, Kan. – Kansas State University will host a webinar on the Dairy Margin Protection Program of the 2014 Farm Bill Oct. 28 at 10 a.m. CDT.

The free, one-hour webinar by...
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New veteran’s center opens at JCCC to kick off Veteran’s Week

Posted on Oct. 14th, 2014

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – A new center especially for student veterans will open at Johnson County Community College Nov. 10, kicking off a week that honors and celebrates U.S....
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Fatatlity accident involving riding lawn mower

Posted on Oct. 14th, 2014

On Saturday, October 11, 2014, Lenexa Officers, Lenexa Fire Department, and Med-Act responded on a vehicle vs. mower fatality accident on Prairie Star Parkway at Ridgeview Road. The operator of the...
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Retaining Walls to be Reconstructed

Posted on Oct. 14th, 2014

Retaining Wall Reconstruction

The existing retaining walls at the intersection of Moonlight Road and Lanesfield Street will be will be pulled down and reconstructed due to failures which...
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Terry Bradshaw show at JCCC cancelled

Posted on Oct. 14th, 2014

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – Terry Bradshaw’s appearance at Johnson County Community College, which had been scheduled for 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 21, has been cancelled.

Bradshaw’s...
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GUEST COLUMN: Restore Kansas by electing Paul Davis as Governor

Posted on Oct. 13th, 2014

GARDNER, KAN. ---- My disappointment with the poor leadership of Sam Brownback compelled me to support Paul Davis for Governor in spite of the prospect of ridicule and rejection from past...
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