<![CDATA[Olathe & Southwest Joco News | The Kansas City Star & KansasCity.com]]> http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/ The Kansas City Star newspaper and KansasCity.com in Kansas City, MO bring you Olathe & Southwest Joco news stories and articles. en-us Copyright 2014 The Kansas City Star Tue, 03 Jun 2014 09:41:10 CDT http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Tue, 03 Jun 2014 09:41:10 CDT Olathe & Southwest Joco 60 MidAmerica Nazarene football at Arrowhead is more than a game, it’s an effort to Defeat All Cancer http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816/article2364999.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 20:41:11 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816/article2364999.html Safehome domestic violence shelter receives the bounty of offenders’ hard work http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article2365613.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 20:57:36 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article2365613.html Culinary arts program goes beyond the kitchen http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article2364518.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 20:26:50 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article2364518.html Chrome uses talents to build breast cancer awareness http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816/article2364414.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 20:24:50 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/816/article2364414.html New Olathe hospice center allows ‘families to be families’ http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article2220915.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 23 Sep 2014 19:19:51 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article2220915.html For Johnson County’s volunteer firefighters, working in the fire service is a lifestyle http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/article2134586.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 16 Sep 2014 21:25:12 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/article2134586.html Business notes: Westlake hardware workers pitch in to help Olathe family http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article2089459.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 16 Sep 2014 01:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article2089459.html Library takes on a Latin flavor http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article2067570.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 11 Sep 2014 15:18:50 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article2067570.html And the KC SuperStar is ... Keith Klein http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article2045355.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 09 Sep 2014 18:22:54 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article2045355.html With eyes on the bottom line, some school districts turn to private substitutes when vacancies arise http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/article2045157.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 09 Sep 2014 18:18:04 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/article2045157.html Tom+Chee comes to Olathe from ‘Shark Tank’ http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/biz-columns-blogs/cityscape/article2042090.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 09 Sep 2014 14:54:20 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/biz-columns-blogs/cityscape/article2042090.html Sisters team up to create special gift company, VelvetCrate 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Continue »]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 01:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article1303179.html Wastewater department billed De Soto schools for a lot of green but gave a lot back http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article1301180.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 26 Aug 2014 11:34:31 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/shawnee-lenexa/article1301180.html Building homes and futures: Habitat for Humanity helps families — and career-seeking students http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/article1305107.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 26 Aug 2014 18:46:46 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/article1305107.html Olathe to get new retirement facility http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article1231662.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 19 Aug 2014 01:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article1231662.html Business notes: New director for award-winning Blue Valley program http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article1216047.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 19 Aug 2014 01:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article1216047.html As the year begins, Johnson County school districts welcome new technology, buildings and principals http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/article1205546.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 12 Aug 2014 15:04:21 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/article1205546.html Overland Park, Olathe students among elite student leaders http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/overland-park-leawood/article1192566.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 11 Aug 2014 12:24:52 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/overland-park-leawood/article1192566.html Building rapport, Olathe police officers excels as school resource officer http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article1165174.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 07 Aug 2014 11:56:02 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article1165174.html Olathe park sales tax renewal goes to voters http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article1165096.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 07 Aug 2014 11:52:01 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article1165096.html Step right up to the county fair! http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/article1085257.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 05 Aug 2014 17:48:43 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/article1085257.html Blue Valley High to face parking crunch with new restrictions http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/overland-park-leawood/article1069547.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 05 Aug 2014 15:20:53 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/overland-park-leawood/article1069547.html Johnson County National Merit Scholars named http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/overland-park-leawood/article840957.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 31 Jul 2014 15:52:52 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/overland-park-leawood/article840957.html As youngsters start kindergarten, districts give them (and their parents) a helping hand http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/overland-park-leawood/article828462.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 16:46:22 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/overland-park-leawood/article828462.html Owners of new health food store mix business with friendship http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article827853.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 14:59:01 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article827853.html Furniture Mall of Kansas wants to open in former Benchmark site http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article796381.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 01:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article796381.html Johnson County Library study of future needs speeds up http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/overland-park-leawood/article797659.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:34:43 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/overland-park-leawood/article797659.html Olathe considers putting park sales tax extension on ballot http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article740445.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 16 Jul 2014 13:00:43 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article740445.html Parents organize Golf for Babies tournament to help prevent premature births http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/article735764.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 15 Jul 2014 18:22:31 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/article735764.html Kansas Senate District 37: Baumgardner, O’Hara meet again http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article706397.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 15 Jul 2014 07:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article706397.html Kansas House District 8: GOP primary candidates hold similar views http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/overland-park-leawood/article706292.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 15 Jul 2014 07:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/overland-park-leawood/article706292.html Nextdoor social network helps Olathe police talk with neighborhoods http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/article725896.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 14 Jul 2014 12:33:38 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/article725896.html House District 30 offers contrasting views among GOP hopefuls http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article707688.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 10 Jul 2014 21:59:51 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article707688.html 49th House District: Former Libertarian challenges incumbent in GOP primary 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http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article604945.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 23 Jun 2014 22:35:41 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article604945.html Olathe street maintenance may get big boost in 2015 budget http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article582904/Olathe-street-maintenance-may-get-big-boost-in-2015-budget.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 19 Jun 2014 13:52:03 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article582904/Olathe-street-maintenance-may-get-big-boost-in-2015-budget.html School districts serve lunch — for free — for those ages 1 through 18 http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/article517647/School-districts-serve-lunch-—-for-free-—-for-those-ages-1-through-18.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 10 Jun 2014 16:48:39 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/article517647/School-districts-serve-lunch-—-for-free-—-for-those-ages-1-through-18.html Ornament business spreads holidays all year round http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/article515182/Ornament-business-spreads-holidays-all-year-round.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 10 Jun 2014 12:10:36 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/business/article515182/Ornament-business-spreads-holidays-all-year-round.html Olathe resident to climb Mt. Kilimanjaro for charities http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article515222/Olathe-resident-to-climb-Mt.-Kilimanjaro-for-charities.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 10 Jun 2014 12:15:14 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article515222/Olathe-resident-to-climb-Mt.-Kilimanjaro-for-charities.html Olathe holds free fishing derby June 14 http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article468239/Olathe-holds-free-fishing-derby-June-14.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 03 Jun 2014 15:13:15 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article468239/Olathe-holds-free-fishing-derby-June-14.html Converting streetlights to more efficient LED system is much more than changing a light bulb http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/overland-park-leawood/article420455/Converting-streetlights-to-more-efficient-LED-system-is-much-more-than-changing-a-light-bulb.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 27 May 2014 21:41:07 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/overland-park-leawood/article420455/Converting-streetlights-to-more-efficient-LED-system-is-much-more-than-changing-a-light-bulb.html Sheriff threatens county commission with court action over funding http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article419637/Sheriff-threatens-county-commission-with-court-action-over-funding.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 27 May 2014 18:16:57 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article419637/Sheriff-threatens-county-commission-with-court-action-over-funding.html Ryan Dahl, Katie Super are Presidential Scholars for Kansas http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article419636/Ryan-Dahl-Katie-Super-are-Presidential-Scholars-for-Kansas.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 27 May 2014 18:16:55 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article419636/Ryan-Dahl-Katie-Super-are-Presidential-Scholars-for-Kansas.html Jazz gigs push students out of the books into the real world http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/article419535/Jazz-gigs-push-students-out-of-the-books-into-the-real-world.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 27 May 2014 17:32:34 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/article419535/Jazz-gigs-push-students-out-of-the-books-into-the-real-world.html County’s housing market softened in the first quarter http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/overland-park-leawood/article419348/County’s-housing-market-softened-in-the-first-quarter.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 27 May 2014 17:11:23 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/overland-park-leawood/article419348/County’s-housing-market-softened-in-the-first-quarter.html Olathe students take their talent to the national stage at academic bees http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article398269/Olathe-students-take-their-talent-to-the-national-stage-at-academic-bees.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 22 May 2014 13:47:11 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article398269/Olathe-students-take-their-talent-to-the-national-stage-at-academic-bees.html Partnerships help school and community in Olathe http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article395920/Partnerships-help-school-and-community-in-Olathe.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 22 May 2014 09:32:04 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article395920/Partnerships-help-school-and-community-in-Olathe.html Jefferson’s, a favorite in Lawrence, brings its fare to Olathe http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/article384010/Jefferson’s-a-favorite-in-Lawrence-brings-its-fare-to-Olathe.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 20 May 2014 19:37:39 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/article384010/Jefferson’s-a-favorite-in-Lawrence-brings-its-fare-to-Olathe.html Johnson County Commission’s right to dissolve the Johnson County Mental Health board upheld http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/article371550/Johnson-County-Commission’s-right-to-dissolve-the-Johnson-County-Mental-Health-board-upheld.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 19 May 2014 14:29:55 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/article371550/Johnson-County-Commission’s-right-to-dissolve-the-Johnson-County-Mental-Health-board-upheld.html Hiring of 42 Johnson County sheriff’s deputies on hold http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/article371162/Hiring-of-42-Johnson-County-sheriff’s-deputies-on-hold.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 19 May 2014 14:05:31 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/article371162/Hiring-of-42-Johnson-County-sheriff’s-deputies-on-hold.html Students and staff call new Olathe Advanced Technical Center a success http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article358578/Students-and-staff-call-new-Olathe-Advanced-Technical-Center-a-success.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 17 May 2014 00:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article358578/Students-and-staff-call-new-Olathe-Advanced-Technical-Center-a-success.html Pilot program offers young offenders time for exercise and workshops, not detention http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article357518/Pilot-program-offers-young-offenders-time-for-exercise-and-workshops-not-detention.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 13 May 2014 18:03:16 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article357518/Pilot-program-offers-young-offenders-time-for-exercise-and-workshops-not-detention.html Johnson County wants to make sure it contains the containers as intermodal hub ramps up http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article357517/Johnson-County-wants-to-make-sure-it-contains-the-containers-as-intermodal-hub-ramps-up.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 13 May 2014 18:02:38 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article357517/Johnson-County-wants-to-make-sure-it-contains-the-containers-as-intermodal-hub-ramps-up.html BioGENEius Challenge celebrates young stars http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article357516/BioGENEius-Challenge-celebrates-young-stars.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 13 May 2014 17:59:14 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article357516/BioGENEius-Challenge-celebrates-young-stars.html Terracon Consultants acquires second California company http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article353144/Terracon-Consultants-acquires-second-California-company.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 13 May 2014 11:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article353144/Terracon-Consultants-acquires-second-California-company.html With an eye for safety and technical skill, Olathe Northwest robotics club finds success http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article355601/With-an-eye-for-safety-and-technical-skill-Olathe-Northwest-robotics-club-finds-success.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 11 May 2014 15:18:17 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article355601/With-an-eye-for-safety-and-technical-skill-Olathe-Northwest-robotics-club-finds-success.html Mahaffie opens doors to new barn at expanding historical site http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article348082/Mahaffie-opens-doors-to-new-barn-at-expanding-historical-site.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 01 May 2014 12:47:54 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article348082/Mahaffie-opens-doors-to-new-barn-at-expanding-historical-site.html Gordon Docking named CEO at Kids TLC http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article345316/Gordon-Docking-named-CEO-at-Kids-TLC.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 11:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article345316/Gordon-Docking-named-CEO-at-Kids-TLC.html Terracon Consultants acquires California engineering firm http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article345615/Terracon-Consultants-acquires-California-engineering-firm.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article345615/Terracon-Consultants-acquires-California-engineering-firm.html Students get behind-the-scenes view of running Santa Marta retirement community http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article346000/Students-get-behind-the-scenes-view-of-running-Santa-Marta-retirement-community.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 21 Apr 2014 07:36:57 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article346000/Students-get-behind-the-scenes-view-of-running-Santa-Marta-retirement-community.html Boy Scouts and Cub Scouts spruce up Olathe for annual Day of Service http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article345485/Boy-Scouts-and-Cub-Scouts-spruce-up-Olathe-for-annual-Day-of-Service.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 11:13:35 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article345485/Boy-Scouts-and-Cub-Scouts-spruce-up-Olathe-for-annual-Day-of-Service.html Chilling 911 call earns award 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http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article344171/Fourth-Friday-aims-to-enliven-downtown-Olathe.html Streets top council’s concern in Olathe budget survey http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article344170/Streets-top-council’s-concern-in-Olathe-budget-survey.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 03 Apr 2014 11:58:12 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article344170/Streets-top-council’s-concern-in-Olathe-budget-survey.html Construction to begin on Embassy Suites & Conference Center in Olathe http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article343772/Construction-to-begin-on-Embassy-Suites--Conference-Center-in-Olathe.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 01 Apr 2014 10:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article343772/Construction-to-begin-on-Embassy-Suites--Conference-Center-in-Olathe.html Olathe culinary students once again prepare for national competition http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article343470/Olathe-culinary-students-once-again-prepare-for-national-competition.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 27 Mar 2014 11:10:51 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article343470/Olathe-culinary-students-once-again-prepare-for-national-competition.html Olathe OKs some rezoning at College and Lone Elm http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article343090/Olathe-OKs-some-rezoning-at-College-and-Lone-Elm.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 23 Mar 2014 14:55:41 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article343090/Olathe-OKs-some-rezoning-at-College-and-Lone-Elm.html Olathe is happy and healthy, mayor reports in State of the City http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article342077/Olathe-is-happy-and-healthy-mayor-reports-in-State-of-the-City.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 12 Mar 2014 14:53:13 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article342077/Olathe-is-happy-and-healthy-mayor-reports-in-State-of-the-City.html Olathe, Overland Park rate among the best for “income equality” http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article341606/Olathe-Overland-Park-rate-among-the-best-for-“income-equality”.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 11 Mar 2014 00:00:00 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article341606/Olathe-Overland-Park-rate-among-the-best-for-“income-equality”.html Gardner Edgerton school board under fire http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article341940/Gardner-Edgerton-school-board-under-fire.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 11 Mar 2014 12:04:52 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article341940/Gardner-Edgerton-school-board-under-fire.html Science, technology, engineering and math: It’s a girl’s world, too http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article341015/Science-technology-engineering-and-math-It’s-a-girl’s-world-too.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 04 Mar 2014 18:49:27 CST http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article341015/Science-technology-engineering-and-math-It’s-a-girl’s-world-too.html Sparks fly as County Commission reviews its audit of sheriff’s office http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article341005/Sparks-fly-as-County-Commission-reviews-its-audit-of-sheriff’s-office.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 04 Mar 2014 17:02:00 CST http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article341005/Sparks-fly-as-County-Commission-reviews-its-audit-of-sheriff’s-office.html Olathe’s Great Mall adds art studio http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article340902/Olathe’s-Great-Mall-adds-art-studio.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 04 Mar 2014 00:00:00 CST http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article340902/Olathe’s-Great-Mall-adds-art-studio.html Big, bad wolves teach Bentwood students a lesson in science and safety 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http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article338340/A-second-shot-at-life-Son’s-liver-transplant-gives-family-a-new-purpose.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 04 Feb 2014 21:20:57 CST http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article338340/A-second-shot-at-life-Son’s-liver-transplant-gives-family-a-new-purpose.html Snowstorm forces Olathe council to vote by phone http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article338310/Snowstorm-forces-Olathe-council-to-vote-by-phone.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 04 Feb 2014 16:19:17 CST http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article338310/Snowstorm-forces-Olathe-council-to-vote-by-phone.html Olathe and Northland students rise in national app contest http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article337726/Olathe-and-Northland-students-rise-in-national-app-contest.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 30 Jan 2014 10:58:58 CST http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article337726/Olathe-and-Northland-students-rise-in-national-app-contest.html ‘Thumper’s Haven’ offers place for women to heal in Olathe http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article337720/‘Thumper’s-Haven’-offers-place-for-women-to-heal-in-Olathe.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 30 Jan 2014 10:35:31 CST http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/community/joco-913/olathe-southwest-joco/article337720/‘Thumper’s-Haven’-offers-place-for-women-to-heal-in-Olathe.html