Columnist John Beaudoin performed paid public relations work for a political action committee and subsequently wrote about the April 3 election, which is a conflict of interest based on our Code of Ethics.
Mayor Randy Rhoads cast the deciding vote not to approve a second reading of an ordinance to pay for salary increases for city employees. The issue returns to the drawing board as the city weighs how to finance the pay bumps.
The candidates in all five contested races for the Lee’s Summit City Council discussed the challenges faces the city and their vision for its future Wednesday during a public forum sponsored by the Lee’s Summit Chamber of Commerce.
The St. Michael the Archangel Catholic High School in Lee’s Summit recently brought in a 3 and a half-month-old puppy named Mike as “director of love and hospitality.” The dog is being used to help students learn responsibility and to raise spirit