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  • County finds partner to buy Rock Island Railroad corridor

    This week, Jackson County and the area’s transit authority hammered in a solid spike to anchor its drive to buy the rail corridor from Truman Sports Complex through Lee’s Summit — a major step toward completing a connection with the Katy Trail.

  • Melba Jean (Ball) Cowan

    Melba Jean (Ball) Cowan, 85, of Lee’s Summit, Mo., passed away Monday, Sept. 28, 2015, at Beautiful Savior Nursing Home.