June 19, 2018 - 6:05 am
LENEXA, Kan. (AP) - Business icon Warren Buffett plans to open a new Geico Insurance service center that will bring 500 jobs to Lenexa. Geico is owned by Buffett's company, Berkshire Hathaway. The commerce department says Geico invested almost $10 million in a Lenexa office building for the center...
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An unidentified couple is seen on surveillance pictures
Lenexa Police
Kara Marxer
February 21, 2018 - 10:45 am
Lenexa police are looking for two people wanted in an attempted robbery and car-jacking at a gas station near College and Pflumm. It happened at the QuikTrip on Feb. 16 around 8 p.m. A woman told police while she was pumping gas, a man tried to wrestle her car keys from her hand. She says he also...
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December 13, 2017 - 1:37 pm
Johnson County, KS - An off-duty Kansas City, Kansas police officer is being hailed as a hero by the Johnson County District Attorney. Prosecutor Steve Howe ruled Wednesday that Capt. Michael Howell was justified in shooting Ronald Hunt at the Lenexa Costco in November. According to Howe, Hunt...
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Police cars outside the Lenexa Costco on Sunday, November 26
November 28, 2017 - 1:21 pm
LENEXA, Kan. (AP) - Lenexa police say a man who was shot to death by an off-duty officer at a Costco in Kansas didn't appear to have specific targets when he walked into the store screaming and waving a gun. Investigators say 58-year-old Ronald Hunt was living in his truck in the Costco parking lot...
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November 26, 2017 - 1:52 pm
Lenexa, KS - Shortly after 11am Sunday morning, a man was shot and killed inside the Costco at 9350 Marshall Drive, according to police. During an early afternoon briefing, Lenexa police Captain Wade Borchers told reporters that a man entered the store and had brandished a weapon. An off-duty...
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Johnson County Sheriff's Office
Marc LaVoie
November 16, 2017 - 5:31 am
Jackson County prosecutors on Tuesday added to the charges against a man found sleeping in a Lenexa storage unit with his children. Justin Rey was with his daughters, ages two years and four days, when police made contact with him last month. His wife's dismembered body was there too, in a cooler...
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Jim Cunningham
November 13, 2017 - 5:15 am
Lenexa city officials are looking at ways to improve safety and efficiency along Quivira Road, one of the busiest roadways in the area. The city is in the early stages of a study of Quivira Road from 79th Street to 99th Street. The study is being funded primarily through a Mid-America Regional...
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September 20, 2017 - 3:55 pm
The city of Lenexa wants feedback from the public on the future of Quivera Road. The city is just beginning a Quivira Road Corridor Study , looking at the future of the heavily traveled portion between 79th and 99th Streets. The first of three public workshops is Thursday, September 21 from 6:00 p...
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September 19, 2017 - 6:44 am
A husband and wife from Lenexa, Kansas moved to the Caribbean island of St. Thomas in the US Virgin Islands in May, and are now preparing for a second hurricane strike in a two week period. Amy Lou Koch calls herself and island girl, but she and her husband Jason would rather be almost anywhere...
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Jim Cunningham
July 11, 2017 - 6:54 am
Six fire departments in Johnson County have received new equipment that will allow them to breathe in dangerous fire conditions. Firefighters say it is one of the most important tools they have in a fire, the SCBA or Self Contained Breathing Apparatus. Firefighters usually call them airpacks...
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