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Why is the Best Buy store closing its doors in Olathe?

Best Buy will close its Olathe store, at 11750 S. Strang Line Road, at the end of business Oct. 28. A company official said Best Buy looks at every lease that comes up for renewal and will close a small number of stores from time to time, but it has not closed stores en masse like other retailers a

KANSAS CITY STAR - 2017-09-21 15:45:00

Unlicensed Olathe day care operator to stand trial for brain injuries suffered by infant

The operator of an unlicensed home day care in Olathe will stand trial for allegedly injuring an infant in her care. A Johnson County judge ruled after a preliminary hearing Thursday that that there is sufficient evidence to try 26-year-old Paige Hatfield. Hatfield is charged with aggravated battery

KANSAS CITY STAR - 2017-09-21 20:32:00

A hospital discharged Olathe mom's addicted son with prescriptions for 120 opioid pills. One day later, he was dead.

Stephanie Price's last phone conversation with her son burns in her memory. It was Thursday, Aug. 18, 2016. Price's son, Jeromy Bubacz, was about to be discharged from Stormont Vail Health in Topeka after a minor medical procedure. Bubacz, 29, had been fighting prescription drug addiction for years

KANSAS CITY STAR - 2017-09-22 12:00:00

LHS boys soccer rolls past Olathe West

Lawrence High's boys soccer team won 3-0 against Olathe West on Thursday, in the first meeting between the two schools, at Olathe District Activity Center. Anton Martinez de Velasco scored twice for the Lions in the second half, while Quentin Harrington added the team's other goal. The Lions (2-3-

LJWORLD - 2017-09-21 21:39:27

Overland Park looking for thieves after two cell phone stores robbed

Overland Park Police are trying to catch some thieves after a series of hits on cell phone stores on Metcalf. They're not sure what the thieves' motives are since the phones on display aren't good for much. KSHB Overland Park police are looking to identify these men who they say were involved in a

KSHB.COM - 2017-09-21 22:04:56

Parade goers flock to Rodrock Homes communities in western suburbs

Yesterday marked the opening of the 2017 Fall Parade of Homes and traffic was brisk at the 14 stunning Rodrock Homes entries located in nine desirable communities throughout Johnson County. Parade attendees are attracted to Rodrock's professionally decorated models situated in acclaimed school distr

KANSAS CITY STAR - 2017-09-22 14:00:00

Kansas daycare worker ordered to stand trial for murder

EUDORA, Kan. (AP) - A judge has ordered a Eudora home daycare worker to stand trial for murder in the death of a 9-month-old baby. After a preliminary hearing Thursday, Douglas County District Court Judge Sally Pokorny ruled 43-year-old Carrody Buchhorn should be tried in death of Oliver Ortiz. The

WIBW - 2017-09-22 00:05:00

One person hospitalized with life-threatening injuries in crash near Johnson County Community College

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. - Police are at the scene of a crash where one person suffered life-threatening injuries on Friday morning. Overland Park Police say this happened in the area of College and Westgate at about 11:15 a.m., the scene is very close to Johnson County Community College. FOX 4 is workin

FOX4KC.COM - 2017-09-22 16:50:32

Bob Dole Hospitalized For Low Blood Pressure: Report

BETHESDA, MD - Bob Dole was hospitalized and his wife, Elizabeth, said she was with him Friday in a tweet from the Elizabeth Dole Foundation. The 94-year-old former Kansas senator and presidential candidate has been hospitalized since last week for low blood pressure at Walter Reed National Military

PATCH - 2017-09-22 15:40:55

Buchele chosen as honorary bailiff

TOPEKA - Kenneth Buchele's role as a leader and volunteer is well-known in Emporia. His service makes him an appropriate choice to serve as honorary bailiff for the Kansas Supreme Court when it convenes for a special session at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 3, at Emporia State University. "Without questio

EMPORIA GAZETTE.COM - 2017-09-22 14:30:00

Sprint, T-Mobile reportedly draws closer to reaching merger agreement

Sprint and T-Mobile are close to agreeing to a deal to merge two of the four largest U.S. wireless carriers, Reuters reports, citing multiple sources familiar with the negotiations. The unnamed sources conceded the deal could still fall through. Sprint, based in Overland Park, is the nation's fourth

KANSAS CITY STAR - 2017-09-22 14:43:00

VA gave patient drug he was allergic to and he died with 'pustular lesions' on his face, according to suit

An 84-year-old patient developed pustular lesions on his face and died after a Veterans Affairs hospital in Kansas City treated him with a drug he was allergic to, according to a lawsuit filed Wednesday. The suit filed in federal court by Kansas City lawyer Leland Dempsey alleges that staff at the

KANSAS CITY STAR - 2017-09-21 22:13:00

One man dead after car was T-boned at Overland Park intersection

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. - A man died as a result of his injuries after a crash at the intersection of College Boulevard and Westgate Street in Overland Park. It happened just before noon Friday. Overland Park police said a silver Ford Focus was traveling southbound through a green light when it was T-bo

KSHB.COM - 2017-09-22 18:33:34

Older man killed Friday in Overland Park crash

Police say second vehicle did not stop for red light Updated: 1:50 PM CDT Sep 22, 2017 NewsChopper 9SOURCE: NewsChopper 9 An older man was killed Friday in a two-vehicle crash near Johnson County Community College. Overland Park police said a Ford Focus was turning left from Westgate Street onto C

KMBC.COM - 2017-09-22 18:50:00

Fatal wreck reported near JCCC in Overland Park

One person was killed and another was injured in a traffic crash Friday near Johnson County Community College. The two-vehicle crash was reported just before noon Friday at College Blvd. and Westgate Street. It is in front of the college, but police said no students were involved. Overland Park poli

KANSAS CITY STAR - 2017-09-22 18:19:00

Maranatha volleyball rallies past Oskaloosa

Photo by Chris Duderstadt. Enlarge photo. From left to right: Maranatha Christian Academy volleyball players Elizabeth Goodman, Debra Zuniga, Addi Pelham (back) and Alyssa Buettner congratulate Evie Flint (front) for recording the final kill of the third set in the Eagles' 23-25, 25-14, 25-18, 25-1

THE SHAWNEE DISPATCH - 2017-09-22 12:18:43

New luxury twin villas create leisurely lifestyle in Prairie Village

Situated on the former Meadowbrook Country Club property at 95th and Nall, the new community of Meadowbrook Park offers a wealth of amenities in a highly sought-after location. Meadowbrook takes full advantage of beautiful park land accented by mature trees and vibrant green spaces spread throughout

KANSAS CITY STAR - 2017-09-22 14:00:00

Tips to Throw the Best Movie Night Ever

Will it be a family-friendly night? Will the movies screened have a theme -- such as all being by one director or set in the same city? Know who your audience is and select movies that best fit the bill. 2. Get the real theater feel. Get the real movie theater experience in the comfort of your home

REPUBLIC-ONLINE.COM - 2017-09-22 05:00:00

Victoria Beckham still crying over Brooklyn's departure

Victoria Beckham hasn't "stopped crying" since her son moved to New York City. The 43-year-old fashion designer - who has Brooklyn, 18, Romeo, 15, Cruz, 12, and six-year-old Harper with husband David - really "misses" her oldest child, who has relocated to the Big Apple to study photography at Parso

REPUBLIC-ONLINE.COM - 2017-09-22 16:00:00

Jay-Z hopes Chester Bennington's death is a wake up call

Jay-Z hopes Chester Bennington's death is a "wake up call" to those who think fame and money can provide happiness. The 47-year-old rapper highlighted the importance of speaking out about mental health after his close friend and collaborator died by suicide in July. The Linkin Park frontman collabor

REPUBLIC-ONLINE.COM - 2017-09-22 15:00:00