Lee's Summit

February 15, 2018 - 5:49 pm
A gun was found Thursday at Lee's Summit North High School. In a letter to parents, the district said the gun was unloaded and the student did not have any ammunition. The school found out about the gun thanks to an anonymous tip on the SafeSchools Alert website. High school administrators along...
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City of Overland Park
Marc LaVoie
November 08, 2017 - 6:21 am
There was no upset in the mayor's race for Overland Park. Carl Gerlach defeated his first challenger in more than 10 years, Charlotte O'Hara, by collecting 63 percent of the vote. "We didn't run Muslims against Christians or Jewish, we ran an inclusive race because we all get along," Gerlach told...
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Downtown Lee's Summit
Jim Cunningham
October 16, 2017 - 5:20 pm
A recently-published survey lists three cities in our region among the best cities in the U.S. in which to live. According to 24/7WallStreet.com Lawrence is ranked 33rd, Olathe is 23rd and Lee's Summit is 19th in the 50 Best Cities list. The survey is published in USA Today. "We've been on lists...
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Lee's Summit Police Dept.
August 22, 2017 - 7:27 am
LEE'S SUMMIT, Mo. (AP) - Police in suburban Kansas City are on the hunt for a man accused of stealing a TV while wearing a T-shirt with the phrase "I'm Broke Baby" on it. The Lee's Summit Police Department says on its Facebook page Monday that "yes, we realize his shirt is ironic!" A photo on the...
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June 13, 2017 - 1:06 pm
Lee's Summit, MO - Oscar Smith, along his wife and five children, was presented with keys to a brand-new three-story home this morning thanks to a program operated by a national veteran's organization. The home is a gift from the non-profit Building Homes for Heroes and one of its corporate...
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