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Diverse Growth, Eye-Popping Plans and Humor at Luncheon

A variety of developments across the region were highlights of the 2017 Clay County State of the Cities Luncheon March 24. The annual meeting sponsored by the Clay County Economic Development Council featured reports from representatives of Excelsior Springs, Gladstone, Kansas City, Kearney, Lawson, Liberty, North Kansas City, Pleasant Valley …

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2017 Household Hazardous Waste Mobile Collections Scheduled

The Mid-America Regional Council Solid Waste Management District will host 11 mobile events to collect household hazardous waste (HHW) in 2017. This year, the district is celebrating 20 years of protecting public health and the environment by safely disposing of HHW. Since its inception, the Regional HHW Collection program has …

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TheNorthlandReport – January 8, 2017

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TheNorthlandReport – December 29, 2016

We used to call this aggregation post Clay County in the News. We recently relaunched it. It now includes stories not just from our area, but statewide content you might find of interest. There are hundreds of pieces of content published every day, let us find the gems. Bookmark THIS …

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Clay County Projects Bring Millions in Investment, Jobs and More

Over a billion dollars in investments and community improvements underscored dozens of honors Friday during the 2016 Clay County Keystone Awards Luncheon. Held each year by the Economic Development Council, the list of honorees was packed with creative public and private projects that are creating jobs and building communities. “We’ve …

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Clay County Earns Praise from Visiting Development Specialist

Economic development author, planner and leader Joy Wilkins used Clay County accomplishments as examples of effective strategies during Friday’s Look North Leadership Award Breakfast. She especially emphasized the need for effective leadership and cited 2016 award recipients Deb Hermann and Kirk Davis as examples. “Individuals can and do make an …

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Six area cities recognized as Communities for All Ages

On Friday, June 17, the Mid-America Regional Council recognized the cities of Blue Springs, Gladstone, Mission, Liberty, Raymore and Roeland Park as “Communities for All Ages.” The awards were presented at a meeting of the First Suburbs Coalition at the Roeland Park Community Center, 4850 Rosewood Drive, Roeland Park, Kansas. …

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Clay County Missouri Praised for Trendsetting Strategies

Missouri Governor Jay Nixon cited Clay County’s creation of 4,000 jobs during 2015 as just one of the factors making the region a leader in Missouri growth. Addressing more than 250 people at the April 22 State of the County Luncheon, Nixon lauded Clay County’s cooperation and strategy that has …

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Northland Family Seeks Help To Bury Teenager that Died In Tragic Car Accident

We were notified this morning about a family in the Northland who tragically lost their son in an auto accident on March 24. According to a GoFundMe page set-up by the family, they are of limited means and were unprepared for tragedy such as this. Alex Wilson, a sophomore at …

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Annual 5K Run/Walk To Help Mental Health Program

The fifth annual Heart and Sole 5K Run/Walk will help support programs at Tri-County Mental Health Services. The event will be Saturday, April 30 at Happy Rock Park, 7600 NE Antioch Rd., Gladstone. Besides the new spring date, the event this year will help support mental health programs in Clay, …

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