Johnson County Newswire (Page 2)

Johnson County Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Johnson County, KS. (Page 2)

Results 21 - 40 of 498 in Johnson County, KS

  1. Sharpen driving skills, reduce insuranceRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 29 | The Gardner News and The Spring Hill New Era

    Keep your driving skills sharp while at the same time reducing your insurance rate by taking an AARP Driver Safety Course being offered by the 50 Plus Department of the Johnson County Park & Recreation District. Kansas insurance companies are required to offer a discount if presented with a certificate of completion of this AARP Driving Course.

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  2. KCK man charged with rape at a Lenexa motelRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 29 | NBC Action News

    A man is accused of kidnapping and sexually assaulting a woman on Christmas Day. Shaun Bright is facing an aggravated kidnapping charge. The Johnson County District Attorney's Office charged Shaun Bright, 36, with aggravated kidnapping, rape, aggravated battery and criminal threat.

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  3. RideKC completes regional bus route linking MO and KSRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 26 | KCTV5

    ... a service expansion that started last summer when the route was created as part of a service expansion in Johnson County. The route will run between 74th Terrace and Broadway Street in the Waldo neighborhood of Kansas City and 87th Street and Renner ...

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  4. Waterside Residences: from business park to lakeside living [PHOTOS]Read the original story

    Wednesday Dec 28 | Business Journal

    After Johnson County office demand moved south, Ken Block wondered what to do with the 16.5 acres of undeveloped ground his firm owned northeast of 83rd Terrace and Quivira Road in the Pine Ridge West Business Park.

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  5. Aftermath: Vicious Overland Park Mall Shoplifter Attack Targets...Read the original story

    Tuesday Dec 27 | Tony's Kansas City

    Postscript on return day trouble from crooks in Johnson County. Here's the run down and deets of continued drama at this struggling shopping center and last, best mall in the metro: Three shoplifters attack store employee, officer in Overland Park

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  6. Here's where you can recycle your Christmas treeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 27 | NBC Action News

    ... those broken or unwanted holiday lights! Recycle them using the City of Olathe e-Waste Recycling Program. Any Johnson County resident can call customer service at 913-971-9311 to schedule an appointment to drop off electronic waste free of charge! ...

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  7. Wild Bill, Wichita's 'squirrel cage' part of book on Kansas jailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 26 | OttawaHerald.com

    ... records. They include a young William "Wild Bill" Hickok, who was a constable in Monticello, a thriving Johnson County township, and later city marshal in Abilene, where he accidentally fatally shot the jailer. In pre-Civil War Lecompton in Douglas ...

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  8. Suspect in Kansas deputy's rape charged in Missouri assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 23 | The Capital-Journal

    ... counts of sodomy and first-degree child endangerment. DNA evidence from the October assault of a nonuniformed Johnson County sheriff's deputy linked him to the February attack in Independence, Mo. The deputy was abducted from the parking lot of the ...

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  9. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2016 | KCTV5

    The same man charged with raping and kidnapping a Johnson County Sheriff's deputy has been charged in connection with the rape of an Independence woman in February. Brady Newman-Caddell, 21, faces charges of first-degree rape, two counts of first-degree sodomy, and endangering the welfare of a child.

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  10. Edgerton, De Soto contract for sheriff servicesRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 22 | The Gardner News and The Spring Hill New Era

    ... Services $269,865 Overtime $5,000. Boundaries for the district which includes Edgerton are approximately: The Johnson County line on the west and south, 159th Street on the north, and the extension of Homestead Lane on the east. De Soto has ...

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  11. County votes down sales tax option to pay for stormwater projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 21 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... tenth of a cent sales tax to pay for stormwater management and flood control. That window closed in 1990 with Johnson County as the only one to implement the tax, which still exists today. "It's an additional tool in the toolbox. It doesn't ...

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  12. Johnson County DA says police didn't violate law in shooting man outside WalmartRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 21 | The Capital-Journal

    Johnson County authorities have determined police officers did not violate Kansas law when they shot and killed a man outside a suburban Kansas City retail store. Police said 50-year-old Walter R. Echols of Cypress, Texas, was shot last month outside a Walmart after he hit an officer with a long wooden rod during a disturbance outside the store.

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  13. Mission Peak Capital bags two Johnson County shopping centersRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 21 | Business Journal

    Mission Peak Capital, a Kansas City firm that specializes in acquiring value-add and opportunistic real estate and debt, has a contract to purchase two Johnson County shopping centers.

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  14. Golden Ghetto Morning GunfireRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 21 | Tony's Kansas City

    Waking up to danger in one of the nicer parts of town . . . Here's the first report of a scary Johnson County run-in.

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  15. Incredible perspective of wild police chase from inside Leawood cruiserRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 20 | WICU12 Erie

    Speeds topped 100 miles per hour as a truck, police believe was stolen, drove through not just highways, neighborhoods, a golf course and a grocery store parking lot. It all started in Midtown Kansas City, but things really picked up when it moved into Johnson County.

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  16. Mumps Case Reported in Johnson CountyRead the original story

    Monday Dec 19 | The Kansas Department of Health and Environment

    TOPEKA, Kan. The Kansas Department of Health and Environment and the Johnson County Department of Health and Environment have reported a case of mumps in an adult who is a Johnson County, Kansas, resident.

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  17. Trials set in murder of Kansas gun store ownerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 19 | KSNT-TV Topeka

    ... three deca MERRIAM, Kan. (AP) - Separate trial dates are scheduled for four men charged in the death of a Johnson County gun store owner. The Kansas City Star reports that Jon Bieker was fatally shot during a January 2015 attempted robbery at his ...

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  18. Hearing set for two charged with attack on Johnson County deputyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 19 | The Hutchinson News, Hutchinson Kansas

    A judge has scheduled a February preliminary hearing for two men charged with kidnapping and raping a Johnson County deputy.

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  19. Hearing set for 2 charged with attack on Kansas deputyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 18 | The Capital-Journal

    A judge has scheduled a February preliminary hearing for two men charged with kidnapping and raping a Johnson County deputy. The Kansas City Star reports that 24-year-old William Luth of Blue Springs, and 21-year-old Brady Newman-Caddell, of Independence, are charged in Johnson County District Court with abducting the woman in October from outside a county detention center in Olathe.

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  20. Sharpen driving skills and reduce insurance costs with AARP driving classRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 18 | The Gardner News and The Spring Hill New Era

    Keep your driving skills sharp while at the same time reducing your insurance rate by taking an AARP Driver Safety Course being offered by the 50 Plus Department of the Johnson County Park & Recreation District. Kansas insurance companies are required to offer a discount if presented with a certificate of completion of this AARP Driving Course.

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