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Sporting Kansas City dominates Montreal, sits atop Eastern Conference

Posted on Apr. 20th, 2014

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Lakeside Speedway Recap: April 18

Posted on Apr. 19th, 2014

KANSAS CITY, KAN.  – Tim Karrick left no doubt tonight as to why he has over a dozen track championships to his credit in the 25-lap, USRA A-Modified feature.

Taking the lead...
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KDOT: Texting and driving changes lives

Posted on Apr. 18th, 2014

OLATHE, KAN. ----- For Julie Breitenstein, distracted driving changed her life, and that of her entire family.

“When you are behind the wheel of a...
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T-Bones sign veteran lefty Regas

Posted on Apr. 18th, 2014

KANSAS CITY, KAN. – The Kansas City T-Bones announced they have signed left-handed pitcher Kris Regas to a contract for the 2014 season.

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Schmidt: Kansas receives $62.2 million payment from tobacco settlement

Posted on Apr. 18th, 2014

TOPEKA, KAN.– Kansas has received its annual tobacco settlement payment totaling $62.2 million, Attorney General Derek Schmidt announced today.

The final installment of the...
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Seasonally adjusted unemployment rate below five percent in Kansas

Posted on Apr. 17th, 2014

KANSAS CITY, KAN. ----- The Kansas Department of Labor (KDOL) reported the March seasonally adjusted unemployment rate was 4.9 percent, unchanged from February and down from 5.5 percent in March...
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Man charged with dealing methamphetamine, cocaine in Johnson County

Posted on Apr. 16th, 2014

DE SOTO, KAN. ----- Javier Zambrano-Sanchez, 39, is charged with one count of conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute methamphetamine and cocaine, nine counts of distributing various amounts...
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Bob Dole to visit Olathe April 21; community invited to attend

Posted on Apr. 15th, 2014

OLATHE, KAN. ----- Former U.S. Senator Bob Dole will be visiting Olathe, Kansas on Monday, April 21.

Dole will be in town from 1:45 p.m. to 2:45 p.m. The Olathe City Hall, located at 100...
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T-Bones announce 2014 promotions and giveaways

Posted on Apr. 15th, 2014

KANSAS CITY, KAN. – As the Kansas City T-Bones prepare for their home opener on Thursday, May 15, the club has announced its promotions and events schedule for the 2014 season.

For...
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Denning: Civilianized dispatchers unit could jeopardize public safety

Posted on Apr. 15th, 2014

In recent weeks, an audit on the Johnson County Sheriff's Office detailing overtime pay and other expenses has generated buzz in the Kansas City metro area. Today, The Olathe Edge interviewed...
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Motorcycle Safety Foundation launches new phase of training exclusively at JCCC

Posted on Apr. 14th, 2014

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – Before its national launch, the newest version of a popular motorcycle-rider training program made its debut at Johnson County Community College.

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Denning: County under-funding sheriff's office led to high overtime costs

Posted on Apr. 14th, 2014

In recent weeks, an audit on the Johnson County Sheriff's Office detailing overtime pay and other expenses has generated buzz in the Kansas City metro area. Today, The De Soto Edge interviewed...
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Multiple deaths reported in Jewish-related shootings in Overland Park; suspect in custody

Posted on Apr. 13th, 2014

OVERLAND PARK, KAN. ----- One person was shot and killed Sunday afternoon at the Jewish Community Center in Overland Park, Kan. 

Little information is known about the shooting or the...
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Sign up for De Soto text alerts!

Posted on Apr. 11th, 2014

DE SOTO, KAN. ----- Over the next few weeks, The De Soto Edge will be rolling out a new text alert system.

If you would like to sign up for these news...
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De Soto High School senior wins second scholarship for writing

Posted on Apr. 11th, 2014

DE SOTO, KAN. ----- Bailey Rendzia, senior at De Soto High School, has been awarded a $1000 scholarship for her winning entry in the League of Women Voters of Johnson County (LWVJC)...
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Dance workshop to be held April 29

Posted on Apr. 11th, 2014

DE SOTO, KAN. ---- A Dance Workshop will be held Tuesday, April 29.

The workshop will begin at 7 p.m. and conclude at 8:15 p.m. The event is free and open to...
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Schmidt: 182 crime victims to receive support

Posted on Apr. 11th, 2014

DE SOTO, KAN. – The Kansas Crime Victims Compensation Board yesterday awarded financial assistance to 182 victims of violent crime at its April meeting, Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt...
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