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Kansas school district justifies conference cost
July 29, 2014
School officials in southwest Kansas say a recent conference trip to Florida that cost taxpayers more than $100,000 was necessary to become a model school district.
Basehor police department works to find homes for stray dogs
July 29, 2014
The Basehor police department, with the help of an animal loving officer, has begun a program this year that allows them to more easily find homes for stray dogs and cats found in the city.
Lawmaker sees need for Kansas death penalty fixes
July 28, 2014
The Kansas Senate Judiciary Committee’s chairman says he’ll push again next year for changes aimed at expediting appeals in capital punishment cases.
Kansas City, Kan., abortion clinic closed
July 28, 2014
One of four remaining clinics that provide abortions in Kansas has closed because its doctor and manager have retired, the outgoing manager confirmed Monday.
Former Basehor police chief Vincent Weston leaves long legacy with city
July 28, 2014
Basehor City Hall employees and city officials from 1989 to 2004 remember a stern, structured police chief, but one who often cracked a smile often and dedicated his life to public service.
Number of kids in state custody at all-time high
July 28, 2014
The number of Kansas child abuse and neglect cases is increasing at the same time a record number of children are in state custody, though experts differ on what is causing the increase.
100 years ago: The final day of the ‘old world’
July 28, 2014
I have to wonder if anyone in the three communities realized that July 31, 1914, was the final day of the old world. You see, on Aug. 1, 1914, hostilities in Europe would erupt into World War I.
Remember When for July 31, 2014
July 28, 2014
Events reported in The Chieftain this week 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
Basehor purchases land for future city campus
July 28, 2014
The City of Basehor finalized the purchase of a 44-acre plot of land this month for the future site of a city campus that would include a new city hall, police station, community center and potentially an Emergency Management Services center.
Kansas City Connection: Everybody’s gonna be happy
July 27, 2014
Happy Gillis is back. Although the popular eatery at 549 Gillis St. in Columbus Park never technically went away since it opened in 2008, a new pair of owners and some tasty additions to the menu have given new life to an already-refreshing locale.
Comcast cancels event at state senator’s home
July 27, 2014
Comcast has canceled a promotional event at the home of a Kansas state senator.
Chinese delegates sign memo with Wichita on aviation
July 27, 2014
Wichita has announced plans to work with a city in China to develop aviation business opportunities.
Basehor Go Dog Go event Sept. 13 to benefit LCHS
July 25, 2014
Basehor Community Library and Wagg’n Tails Day Spa are joining forces again to host Go Dog Go, a benefit for the Leavenworth County Humane Society.
Blood drive is Tuesday at KCK’s Sporting Park
July 25, 2014
Sporting Kansas City, the Victory Project and the American Red Cross are teaming up for a blood drive Tuesday at Sporting Park.
United to end Topeka-Chicago flights in September
July 24, 2014
A Topeka official says United Airlines will end flights between the Kansas capital and Chicago on Sept. 2.
Sporting KC blood drive is Tuesday in KCK
July 24, 2014
Sporting Kansas City, the Victory Project and the American Red Cross are teaming up for a blood drive Tuesday at Sporting Park.
Former Garmin employee sentenced for stealing
July 24, 2014
A former Garmin International employee has been sentenced to more than two years in prison for stealing GPS devices from the Olathe-based company.
Denison mayor resigns before recall vote
July 24, 2014
The mayor of a small town north of Topeka has resigned rather than face a voter recall.
Leavenworth County Fair next week in Tonganoxie
July 24, 2014
The Leavenworth County Fairgrounds will be bustling next week. Opening ceremonies for this year’s Leavenworth County Fair will be Tuesday at the fairgrounds.
Face to Face: Bonner Springs business owner Dennis Smith
July 24, 2014
Bonner Springs business owner and Basehor resident Dennis Smith is the subject of this week’s Face to Face column.

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