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Sporting KC opens 2014-15 CCL with 1-1 road result at Real Esteli

Posted on Aug. 20th, 2014

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Sporting Kansas City recorded a 1-1 road result against Real Esteli FC on Tuesday night in their opening game of the 2014-15 CONCACAF...
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Public Policy Polling: Third party candidates Greg Orman, Keen Umbehr show momentum in Kansas races

Posted on Aug. 19th, 2014

DE SOTO, KAN. ----- If today's poll from the Public Policy Polling outlet is a great indicator of this November's races in Kansas, two third party candidates could each play a major role in the...
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Johnson County Emergency Medical Services System introduces new trauma protocol for athletes

Posted on Aug. 18th, 2014

DE SOTO, KAN. ----- Today, Johnson County EMS System Medical Director Dr. Ryan Jacobsen announced the County’s new trauma protocol for athletes.

The new protocol is aimed at...
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Hike for Hope set for Kill Creek Park

Posted on Aug. 17th, 2014

DE SOTO, KAN. ---- This year's Hike for Hope fundraising event will be held Sept. 6 in De Soto, Kan.

Kill Creek Park will host the event, which is put on by Hope Bridges. Hope Bridges is a...
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WANTED: Salesperson; paid 50 percent commission

Posted on Aug. 17th, 2014

KANSAS CITY, KAN. ----- Our publishing company, Edge Media Technologies, is looking for a salesperson to help our growing company.

We are looking for the ideal candidate to sell online...
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Sporting KC tops Toronto FC 4-1, moves into Supporters' Shield lead

Posted on Aug. 16th, 2014

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KANSAS CITY, KAN. ----- Sporting Kansas City moved back atop the Supporters' Shield standings and extended their Eastern Conference lead to five...
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Eastern Conference contenders set for showdown at Sporting Park

Posted on Aug. 16th, 2014

KANSAS CITY, KAN. ----- Atop the East, Sporting Kansas City hosts third place Toronto FC at 7:30 p.m. CT on Saturday at Sporting Park in a clash of Eastern Conference contenders. 

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Bomb threat reported at Johnson County Courthouse

Posted on Aug. 15th, 2014

DE SOTO, KAN. ---- The Johnson County Sheriff's Office responded to a bomb threat Friday morning at the Johnson County Courthouse.

Authorities say a bomb threat was called into the...
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Public invited to help map the future of Johnson County’s park and recreational resources at strategic planning open houses

Posted on Aug. 15th, 2014

OLATHE, KAN. ---- The public will have opportunities to assist with the development of a new strategic plan for the Johnson County Park and Recreation District at four open houses scheduled for...
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Safe Kids Johnson County to host Skateboard Safety Awareness event

Posted on Aug. 15th, 2014

OLATHE, KAN. ----- On Saturday, August 23, 2014 the Pilot Clubs of Lenexa and Shawnee Mission and Safe Kids Johnson County are partnering to offer a sport safety and skateboarder helmet awareness...
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JOHNSON COUNTY TRAFFIC NOTE: Westbound I-435 to Northbound I-35 Ramp

Posted on Aug. 14th, 2014

OLATHE, KAN. ----- On Wednesday evening, August 13, westbound I-435 to northbound I-35 traffic was shifted onto a new temporary shoofly detour ramp, so that crews can begin demolition work on the...
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Johnson County Board approves budget without mill levy increase

Posted on Aug. 14th, 2014

DE SOTO, KAN. ----- The Johnson County Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) has adopted the FY 2015 budget for Johnson County with a constant mill levy of 23.247 mills. Johnson County’s mill...
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VIDEO: Brownback campaign releases first television ad

Posted on Aug. 14th, 2014

DE SOTO, KAN. ----- Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback's re-election campaigned released its first television ad.

Here it is below:
 

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Lexington Trails Middle School students perform in 2014 Kansas Bandmasters Honor Band

Posted on Aug. 14th, 2014

DE SOTO, KAN. ----- A select group of Lexington Trails Middle School band students performed in the 2014 Kansas Bandmasters Honor Band at the association's annual conference in Wichita on July...
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Confirmed: Speed crackdown set for K-10

Posted on Aug. 14th, 2014

DE SOTO, KAN. ---- Last week, we posted information about an upcoming crackdown on speed offenders on Kansas Highway 10.

On Wednesday, the Johnson County Sheriff's Office confirmed that...
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Johnson County TRACE Alert: Missing 1000 Gallon fuel tank from Johnson County

Posted on Aug. 14th, 2014

OVERLAND PARK, KAN. ----- The Overland Park Police Department is currently investigating the theft of a 1,000 gallon diesel fuel tank/trailer from the area of 191st and State Line Road in southern...
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Kansas Libertarian gubernatorial candidate needs $50K in donations to take part in debates

Posted on Aug. 13th, 2014

DE SOTO, KAN. ----- One gripe third party candidates have each election cycle concerns the stipulations in order for candidates to qualify for debates.

In Kansas, one stipulation is...
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Yoder to host job fair later this week

Posted on Aug. 12th, 2014

Need a job?

U.S. Rep. Kevin Yoder will be hosting a job fair later this week at the Great Mall of the Great Plains in Olathe, Kan.

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