JOCO

October 31, 2017 - 4:12 pm
Todd A. Burd, 45, a former teacher in the Gardner Edgerton School District, has been charged with a two counts of Aggrevated Sodomy by Force and is being held on a $250,000 cash surety bond in Johnson County, Kansas. According to the Johnson County Sheriff's Office, the allegation against Burd...
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via Matt Wiggins
July 17, 2017 - 6:02 pm
Overland Park, KS - A serious crash and multi-vehicle fire in the eastbound lanes of I-435 near 69 Highway, involving two semi-trucks and other vehicles, snarled traffic in Johnson County during Monday's evening rush hour. One person was rushed to a hospital in a critical condition as the semis and...
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Jim Cunningham
July 10, 2017 - 7:48 am
A new rental licensing and inspection program is off and running in Overland Park. The program is a two-phase, two-year process that is part of the city's code compliance program. Property owners must obtain and maintain valid rental licenses and pass exterior inspections of all rental properties...
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JOCO Library
Jim Cunningham
May 10, 2017 - 12:43 pm
Shawnee, KS - Construction officially got underway today at Shawnee Mission Parkway and K-7 on a new two-story $18-million library. It's Johnson County's 14th library and the first to be built since 1994. JOCO Community Relations Coordinator Christopher Leitch says while it has all the 21-century...
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Johnson County Sheriff
March 24, 2017 - 3:52 pm
OLATHE, Kan. (AP) - An affluent suburban Kansas City woman with a history of shoplifting has been ordered to spend a year and seven months in prison for the thefts. Kelli Jo Bauer, 47, of Overland Park, Kansas, also was ordered Friday in Kansas' Johnson County to pay more than $22,000 in...
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