Overland park

A fireworks display with people in foreground watching
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KMBZ News Staff
June 30, 2020 - 12:57 pm
The city of Overland Park, on the Kansas side of the Kansas City Metro, announced it is canceling this year's Fourth of July fireworks show because of COVID-19.
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OPKS police officer Mike Mosher
OPPD
KMBZ News Staff
May 04, 2020 - 9:20 am
The Overland Park Police Department has not lost an officer in the line of duty since 1985.
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cars seen from behind in a traffic jam
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KMBZ News Staff
March 04, 2020 - 6:29 am
I-35 in Johnson County will be expanded from three to four lanes between 67th and 75th Streets, KDOT officials announced this week.
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cars seen from behind in a traffic jam
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KMBZ News Staff
February 21, 2020 - 4:05 pm
The idea of a toll express lane to ease traffic congestion on US 69 in Overland Park, KS is being explored right now.
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a screengrab of a video showing a car crash on Metcalf in OPKS
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KMBZ News Staff
October 17, 2019 - 3:06 pm
Overland Park, KS - Earlier this week, a surveillance camera captured a rear-end crash on Metcalf Ave. at W. 77th Street. The video captures traffic slowing and a car running into the back and under the car in front. Want to see a classic case of distracted driving check this out. C'mon people wake...
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Rebecca Crockett
June 26, 2019 - 4:00 am
Overland Park, KS - It's part art museum, part photo opportunity, and this experience is teaching guests a new way to interact with art. Wonder Wonder is an art installation museum that brings in local KC Metro artists to create experiences, room by room for guests to explore. General manager...
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AP News Staff
June 25, 2019 - 7:28 am
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (AP) - A clerk at a suburban Kansas City phone store will not be charged in the fatal shooting of a man who police say was trying to rob the store. Fox4KC reports the Johnson County District Attorney's office announced Monday that the June 10 shooting at a Boost Mobile store in...
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AP News Staff
June 11, 2019 - 8:06 am
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (AP) - Authorities say an armed man has been shot and killed while attempting to rob a cellphone store at 76th Street and Metcalf Avenue in Overland Park. Police spokesman John Lacy said a man working at a Boost Mobile store opened fire Monday night when the suspect jumped over...
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Johnson County Arts & Heritage Center
KMBZ News Staff
June 04, 2019 - 7:24 am
Overland Park, KS - The Johnson County Arts and Heritage Center in Overland Park has prospered since it moved into its location at 8788 Metcalf Ave. The county took over the former 76,000 square-foot King Louie building that for decades was home to a bowling alley and ice skating rink, and...
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JE Dunn
KMBZ News Staff
March 01, 2019 - 10:55 am
Overland Park, KS - Sprint has announced it is selling its Overland Park campus, entering into a purchase and sale agreement with Occidental Management Inc. The company said last fall that it intended to consolidate the campus ahead of its planned merger with T-Mobile. Officials with Sprint said...
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