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Overland Park Police
March 22, 2017 - 1:04 pm
Overland Park police say they have developed information on a suspect in connection with vandalism near Santa Fe Drive and 80th Street. Police believe someone used BB guns to damage more than 16 businesses and homes in the area. The police department sent out a media release thanking citizens for...
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Travis Walker
March 22, 2017 - 11:07 am
Garth Brooks world tour is coming to Kansas City and he is bringing Trisha Yearwood with him. The concert is scheduled for Saturday, May 6th, 7:30 PM at Sprint Center. Tickets go on sale March 31st 10:00am CDT. Official tickets can only be purchased here. Brooks last performed in Kansas City in...
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Marc LaVoie
March 22, 2017 - 10:24 am
KC Water is issuing a precautionary boil water advisory to customers who may have experienced low water pressure due to water main break. The affected area is bounded by E. 47th Street on the north, Blue Parkway on the south, Coal Mine Road on the west, and I-435 on the east. Also affected is an...
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March 22, 2017 - 4:52 am
Basketball fans will again pour into Kansas City's Sprint Center Thursday afternoon, with the University of Kansas the featured attraction in the NCAA Tournament Midwest Regional Final. Big 12 Commissioner Tim Allen is organizing the weekend's events. The conference tries to pattern the Big 12...
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Kara Marxer
March 22, 2017 - 4:37 am
The Boston Pops orchestra is performing Friday night at Kansas City's Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts. The show is called "By George! The Boston Pops Plays Gershwin." The concert will be an unusual one, said conductor Keith Lockhart. "When we go on tour we often play such a wide variety of...
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March 22, 2017 - 4:03 am
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - Kansas legislators are moving back toward distributing state dollars to public schools through a complicated per-student formula like one they junked two years ago. A special House committee outlined an education funding plan Tuesday that uses basic concepts from the state's...
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March 21, 2017 - 6:30 pm
Overland Park, KS - The 8-alarm fire that raged in an apartment building under construction and damaged or destroyed around two dozen nearby homes has been ruled accidental by fire investigators. Investigators revealed Tuesday they believe the fire began when wooden building material was ignited by...
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Bill Grady
March 21, 2017 - 5:14 pm
A church located just a few blocks south of the burned out Royale at CityPlace apartment buildings, and right on the edge of the affected neighborhood, has become a “de-facto” community center following Monday's 8-alarm fire. The Christ Lutheran Church is coordinating with the Red Cross, service...
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March 21, 2017 - 3:51 pm
The construction company involved in building the Royale at CityPlace apartments - Titan Built - issued the following statement following Monday's massive fire in Overland Park: We are deeply saddened by the circumstances of yesterday's fire at CityPlace. Our dedicated team has worked diligently on...
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Marc LaVoie
March 21, 2017 - 10:56 am
The Kansas City Police Department's Bomb and Arson unit is asking for help from the public in identifying a potential arsonist. A KCPD news release says officers responded to the report of a fire at Lutheran Church of Our Redeemer at 711 Benton at around 8 p.m. on Saturday, March 4. Surveillance...
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