Overland Park

Dreamstime
August 25, 2017 - 1:38 pm
SHAWNEE, Kan. (AP) — A man has pleaded guilty to an attempted robbery outside a Walmart in Kansas that ended with a good Samaritan wounded and a second suspect dead. The Kansas City Star reports that 28-year-old Arthur Fred Wyatt III, of Overland Park, pleaded guilty Thursday to charges that...
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Dreamstime
August 16, 2017 - 8:43 pm
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (AP) — Police say a fiery crash of a semi-trailer truck will close one direction of Interstate 435 near Kansas City through mid-morning Thursday. Overland Park police say the crash occurred about 11:30 a.m. Wednesday when the truck went into a median and erupted in fire. The...
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Dreamstime
August 15, 2017 - 9:06 pm
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (AP) — Authorities say two children have been killed and several other people injured in an apartment fire in suburban Kansas City. The fire started early Tuesday at a complex in Overland Park. Fire officials say two men were hurt when they jumped out of a second-story window...
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Dreamstime
July 31, 2017 - 9:05 pm
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas City-area woman is hoping to locate two horses she says went missing after last week's storm-related flooding. Sherra Schuck tells The Kansas City Star that a chestnut quarterhorse named Agapey and a white Arabian called Lytia were kept in an open barn and...
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Dreamstime
March 24, 2017 - 9:47 pm
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (AP) — Officials in a Kansas City suburb where a fire destroyed a multimillion-dollar apartment building under construction and spread to about two dozen homes estimate the blaze caused as much as $23 million to $25 million in damage. The Kansas City Star reports that Overland...
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Dreamstime
March 22, 2017 - 6:49 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Authorities say a welder accidentally started a fire that spread from a suburban Kansas City apartment complex that was under construction to nearly two dozen homes. The Kansas City Star reports that Overland Park Fire Marshal Mark Sweany said Tuesday evening that the fire...
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Dreamstime
March 20, 2017 - 5:13 pm
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (AP) — An 8-alarm fire at an apartment building under construction in Overland Park has sparked fires on several homes blocks away. The Kansas City Star reports the blaze Monday at a building at the multimillion-dollar City Place development blew plumes of smoke and embers along...
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