Olathe

Yellow crime scene tape in a suburban neighborhood reads, "Do not cross."
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AP News Staff
November 19, 2019 - 9:12 pm
OLATHE, Kan. (AP) — A 13-year-old charged with murder in Kansas told investigators he didn’t know a gun was loaded when a 14-year-old was fatally shot. The Kansas City Star reports court documents released recently say the teenagers stole the gun from a car and were playing with it when Zavier...
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Three T Bakery
Rebecca Crockett
August 19, 2019 - 4:00 am
Olathe, KS - It's an older home converted into a bakery, supply retail shop, and event space. Three T Bakery opened just two weeks ago , but the cookie creations that Rebecca Liotta has created, according to her customers, are nothing short of amazing. Even more amazing is how she got her start in...
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March 11, 2019 - 3:11 pm
We provide our residents with all-embracing senior living assistance, including long term support, short term rehabilitation, and skilled dementia care. Our dedicated team provides compassionate care and comfort through a welcoming environment for residents and their families. The Archdiocese of...
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Bill Grady
February 22, 2019 - 5:32 am
Kansas City, MO - An area businessman and civil rights advocate thinks Cook County, Illinois officials should throw the book at Jussie Smollett, the "Empire" actor who is accused of staging a race-fueled attack on himself in Chicago. Henry Lyons, a real estate broker and president of the Olathe...
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KMBZ News Staff
October 16, 2018 - 5:57 pm
Olathe, KS - A developer had revealed a $300 millon plan and a name - Mentum - for the site of the former Great Mall of the Great Plains. Woodbury Corporation, a Salt Lake City-based developer, announced in a release Tuesday its plans for a mixed-use development at the location near 151st Street...
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Johnson County Sheriff's Office
AP News Staff
September 13, 2018 - 7:03 am
OLATHE, Kan. (AP) - An Olathe woman already charged with trying to kill her three children is now accused of seeking a hit man to kill her ex-husband. Therese Irene Roever was charged Wednesday with a second attempted capital murder charge for plotting to have an unnamed person kill John Roever...
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Kara Marxer
September 11, 2018 - 1:14 pm
A little girl was killed Monday evening after she was struck by a truck in Kansas City, Kansas, near 4th and Quindaro. Police say the girl and her mother darted into the street in front of the vehicle. Both were hit and were rushed to the hospital in critical condition. The child died at the...
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KMBZ News Staff
September 10, 2018 - 4:04 pm
Olathe, KS - A toddler died after being run over in a driveway shortly after noon the 17600 block of W. 159th Terrace. Olathe police confirm the 18-month-old boy was rushed to an area hospital with critical injuries where he died. Investigators believe a family member may have been backing out of...
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Johnson County Sheriff's Office
Kara Marxer
September 06, 2018 - 3:40 pm
A man running for a seat in the Kansas Legislature has been arrested for election perjury. Adam Thomas was booked into the Johnson County jail Thursday morning. His bond was set at $2500. The 35-year-old Thomas is the Republican candidate for the 26th District House seat in Olathe. Details about...
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Marc LaVoie
July 18, 2018 - 7:27 am
A week after KMBZ reported on abnormally long lines at driver's license office in Olathe, the Kansas Department of Revenue is extending operating hours there. Stories have since appeared in the Kansas City Star, KMBC Channel 9 and other media. "I'm missing work -- I expected to work online but...
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