News for Olathe KS - AmericanTowns.com AmericanTowns is a virtual "town square", connecting you to all the events and news happening in Olathe Kansas. Whether it's town issues and community activism, or school calendars and sports schedules, AmericanTowns delivers the information faster and helps you use it better. en-us 30 https://www.americantowns.com/olathe-ks News for Olathe KS - AmericanTowns.com 144 69 https://www.americantowns.com/olathe-ks https://www.americantowns.com/images/atn_rss_logo.gif Mon, 05 Dec 2022 06:18:54 -0600 Sen. Marshall: Cryptocurrency Is A Threat To Our National Security Sen. Marshall: Cryptocurrency Is A Threat To Our National Security U.S. Senator Roger Marshall, M.D. today pressed Rostin Behnam, Chairman of the https://www.americantowns.com/news/sen-marshall-cryptocurrency-is-a-threat-to-our-national-security-31498403-vassar-ks.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/sen-marshall-cryptocurrency-is-a-threat-to-our-national-security-31498403-vassar-ks.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Governor Laura Kelly Announces Kansas on Track to Implement ‘Axe the Food Tax’ Renews Call to Legislature to Completely and Immediately Eliminate the Tax  TOPEKA – Governor Laura Kelly on Dec 2nd, announced that https://www.americantowns.com/news/governor-laura-kelly-announces-kansas-on-track-to-implement-axe-the-food-tax-31498923-topeka-ks.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/governor-laura-kelly-announces-kansas-on-track-to-implement-axe-the-food-tax-31498923-topeka-ks.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Kansan to Kansan: Week of November 28, 2022 Santa Delivers Annual Christmas Tree to Cedar Crest "We are getting into the holiday spirit at Cedar Crest. Thank you to the Kansas Christmas Tree https://www.americantowns.com/news/kansan-to-kansan-week-of-november-28-2022-31498934-topeka-ks.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/kansan-to-kansan-week-of-november-28-2022-31498934-topeka-ks.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Kansans Taking Multi-Pronged Approach To Halt Listing of the Lesser Prairie Chicken Kansans Taking Multi-Pronged Approach To Halt Listing of the Lesser Prairie Chicken Kansas U.S. Senators Roger Marshall, M.D. and Jerry Moran, as https://www.americantowns.com/news/kansans-taking-multipronged-approach-to-halt-listing-of-the-lesser-prairie-chicken-31499384-damar-ks.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/kansans-taking-multipronged-approach-to-halt-listing-of-the-lesser-prairie-chicken-31499384-damar-ks.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Sen. Moran Statement on Resolution to Resolve Railway Labor-Management Dispute Sen. Moran Statement on Resolution to Resolve Railway Labor-Management Dispute WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Jerry Moran (Kan.) today released https://www.americantowns.com/news/sen-moran-statement-on-resolution-to-resolve-railway-labormanagement-dispute-31498395-damar-ks.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/sen-moran-statement-on-resolution-to-resolve-railway-labormanagement-dispute-31498395-damar-ks.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Sen. Marshall Completes 105 Town Hall Circuit Across Kansas Sen. Marshall Completes 105 Town Hall Circuit Across Kansas U.S. Senator Roger Marshall, M.D. today announced completion of 105 town halls in each https://www.americantowns.com/news/sen-marshall-completes-105-town-hall-circuit-across-kansas-31498398-vassar-ks.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/sen-marshall-completes-105-town-hall-circuit-across-kansas-31498398-vassar-ks.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Rep. Estes Congratulates Andale Football State Championship Wins, Historic Accomplishments Rep. Estes Congratulates Andale Football State Championship Wins, Historic Accomplishments Today on the House Floor, Rep. Ron Estes https://www.americantowns.com/news/rep-estes-congratulates-andale-football-state-championship-wins-historic-accomplishments-31498749-danville-ks.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/rep-estes-congratulates-andale-football-state-championship-wins-historic-accomplishments-31498749-danville-ks.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 2023 Winter ADA Conference - Don't Miss it! REGISTRATION Closes on Dec. 30th! ROOM BLOCK Closes on Dec. 23rd! 2023 Winter ADA Conference Come join us in beautiful San Diego, CA for the 2023 https://www.americantowns.com/news/2023-winter-ada-conference-dont-miss-it-31497394-topeka-ks.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/2023-winter-ada-conference-dont-miss-it-31497394-topeka-ks.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Governor Laura Kelly Announces Kansas Leads Country in Pell-eligible College Programming at Adult Correctional Facilities Participation in Post-Secondary Education Programs Increases by More Than 50% TOPEKA – Governor Laura Kelly on Nov 30th, announced that https://www.americantowns.com/news/governor-laura-kelly-announces-kansas-leads-country-in-pelleligible-college-programming-at-adult-correctional-facilities-31497401-topeka-ks.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/governor-laura-kelly-announces-kansas-leads-country-in-pelleligible-college-programming-at-adult-correctional-facilities-31497401-topeka-ks.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Kansas Commission on Disability Concerns Disability News Message - November 30, 2022 The Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services (KDADS) has posted the updated Final Settings Rule Transition Plan for public https://www.americantowns.com/news/kansas-commission-on-disability-concerns-disability-news-message-november-30-2022-31497406-topeka-ks.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/kansas-commission-on-disability-concerns-disability-news-message-november-30-2022-31497406-topeka-ks.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 "Mind-Numbing" Mental Health Prior Authorization Process Discussed at Senate Hearing "Mind-Numbing" Mental Health Prior Authorization Process Discussed at Senate Hearing U.S. Senator Roger Marshall, M.D. today at a Senate HELP https://www.americantowns.com/news/mindnumbing-mental-health-prior-authorization-process-discussed-at-senate-hearing-31497617-damar-ks.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/mindnumbing-mental-health-prior-authorization-process-discussed-at-senate-hearing-31497617-damar-ks.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Governor Laura Kelly Announces Departure of Transportation Secretary Julie Lorenz Engineering and Design Director Calvin Reed Named Interim Secretary, Deputy Secretary Burt Morey to Retire TOPEKA – On Nov 29th, https://www.americantowns.com/news/governor-laura-kelly-announces-departure-of-transportation-secretary-julie-lorenz-31496733-topeka-ks.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/governor-laura-kelly-announces-departure-of-transportation-secretary-julie-lorenz-31496733-topeka-ks.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Kansas Commission on Disability Concerns ADA Information Network Message - November 29, 2022 U.S. Access Board Mourns Passing of Disability Advocate Bobby Silverstein With deep sorrow, the U.S. Access Board announces the passing of Bobby https://www.americantowns.com/news/kansas-commission-on-disability-concerns-ada-information-network-message-november-29-2022-31496745-topeka-ks.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/kansas-commission-on-disability-concerns-ada-information-network-message-november-29-2022-31496745-topeka-ks.html Clubs and Organizations Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 New Broadband Maps Released, Sen. Marshall Encourages Kansans To Check Service Accuracy New Broadband Maps Released, Sen. Marshall Encourages Kansans To Check Service Accuracy U.S. Senator Roger Marshall, M.D. issued the following https://www.americantowns.com/news/new-broadband-maps-released-sen-marshall-encourages-kansans-to-check-service-accuracy-31496976-ransom-ks.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/new-broadband-maps-released-sen-marshall-encourages-kansans-to-check-service-accuracy-31496976-ransom-ks.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600 Rep. Mann Reacts to Biden Admin. Denying Trucking Waiver for Ag Rep. Mann Reacts to Biden Admin. Denying Trucking Waiver for Ag Washington, D.C. - U.S. Representative Tracey Mann (KS-01) released the https://www.americantowns.com/news/rep-mann-reacts-to-biden-admin-denying-trucking-waiver-for-ag-31497275-ramona-ks.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/rep-mann-reacts-to-biden-admin-denying-trucking-waiver-for-ag-31497275-ramona-ks.html Government and Politics Mon, 05 Dec 2022 00:00:00 -0600