Big new developments are on the drawing boards for Johnson County in 2018. Here are key projects to follow. Brookridge rendering from Curtin Property Co. Mission Trails rendering from Klover Architects.
Neil Nakahodo and Lynn HorsleyThe Kansas City Star
A massive eight-alarm fire consumed an apartment building under construction at a multimillion-dollar development in Overland Park and sparked blazes at many homes in the nearby neighborhoods. The blaze broke out in a four-story unoccupied apartme
Legal secretary Loy Evitts went out for lunch on Feb. 28, 1977, and was never seen again. Her husband, Vietnam veteran Donald Evitts of Overland Park, says "probably not a day goes by I don't think of her sometime."
A fire late Monday that started in a garage displaced two adults and two children from their Overland Park house. The fire was contained to the garage and a hallway that leads to the garage. Smoke, however, significantly damaged the rest of the ho
Overland Park Fire Department firefighter DJ Hollandsworth was wearing a camera while trying to put out a grass fire Friday. Dry, windy and warm conditions contributed a series of grass fires in the area.
A basement fire early Wednesday damaged the ceiling to the bathroom of a single-story Merriam house. The fire was reported about 4 a.m. at the house in the 6000 block of Hemlock Street. No one was injured. (Video courtesy of the Overland Park Fire