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Do you know which candidates you'll vote for Nov. 4?

Response Percent
Yes — I’ve done all my research and am ready to vote
 
79%
Somewhat — I know who I will vote for in some races but still have to learn about other candidates
 
8%
No — I still have to see who is on the ballot
 
5%
I do not plan to vote
 
5%
Total 67
Note: This is not a scientific poll. Vote
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4 Kansas education commissioner candidates named
October 30, 2014
The Kansas State Board of Education has identified four candidates for state education commissioner.
Second developer interested in casino in SE Kansas
October 30, 2014
Odds are better for a casino in southeast Kansas after a second developer expressed interest in the project.
Basehor student among KU urban planning honorees
October 30, 2014
Toby Moody of Basehor was one of eight Kansas University Department of Urban Planning students honored with a New Horizon award from the Kansas Chapter of the American Planning Association.
Washburn pledges to stop sexual violence on campus
October 30, 2014
Washburn University faculty, staff and students are pledging to help stop sexual violence on campus.
Bonner woman, given 2nd chance to beat cancer, hopes to inspire donors
October 30, 2014
Jodi Shelton-Langley feels as though she was told to find a needle in a haystack for the second time in the last three years.
Lawsuit alleges problems with Medicaid in Kansas
October 29, 2014
A former executive with a private company managing part of the Kansas Medicaid program has alleged in a federal lawsuit that she was wrongly fired for protesting potentially improper cost-saving measures.
Meetings aimed at boosting exports start this week
October 29, 2014
A Wichita-based trade advisory firm is working with Kansas communities to identify companies that seem ready to export but haven’t yet.
Kansas prairie park preserves vanishing tallgrass
October 29, 2014
Stand here in a field of tall, windblown grass and wildflowers, and twirl around like a child. It’s like being inside a prairie snow globe: You’re surrounded by a sea of green, brown and yellow grass, with a blue-sky dome above. The Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve in Kansas is one of just a few places in the country where you can immerse yourself in this serene but vanishing landscape.
Pair of Bobcats qualify for state cross country meet
Walcott, Oliver to run at 11:30 a.m. Saturday in Wamego
October 29, 2014
The Basehor-Linwood High girls cross country meet came within a single point of its first-ever state bid as a team Saturday, but a pair of Bobcats will still get to represent their school this weekend in Wamego.
Bobcat volleyball eliminated in sub-state finals
October 29, 2014
Basehor-Linwood defeated De Soto three separate times the 2014 regular season without much of a struggle. But when the heat turned up and a spot in the Class 4A-I state volleyball tournament was on the line, the Bobcats succumbed to the pressure.
Basehor school district plans patron phone survey
October 29, 2014
Basehor-Linwood USD 458 plans to survey its patrons in the coming weeks via telephone.
GOP plans network of lawyers watching election
October 29, 2014
The Kansas Republican Party plans to have a network of lawyers ready to watch voting on Election Day for potential legal problems.
Basehor dog boarding business takes over Safe Harbor space
October 29, 2014
It took five years of searching, but Stephanie Stone finally found the perfect location for her business in Basehor.
Warm temperatures spur rapid winter wheat growth
October 28, 2014
Unseasonably warm fall weather is spurring rapid growth of the emerging winter wheat crop in Kansas.
Whooping cranes to make stop at Quivira
October 28, 2014
Whooping cranes will be passing over central Kansas as they leave their breeding grounds to migrate south from Canada to Texas.
Cosmosphere planetarium to be renovated, upgraded
October 28, 2014
The Justice Planetarium at the Kansas Cosmosphere and Space Center in Hutchinson will be renovated and upgraded next year, including installation of a new digital project system.
State paid more than $34,000 to defend Kobach
October 28, 2014
Records from the Kansas attorney general’s office show taxpayers spent more than $34,000 in legal fees for the secretary of state’s failed effort to force Kansas Democrats to field a candidate for U.S. Senate.
Bonner Animal Rescue shelter in quarantine
October 28, 2014
Volunteer-run animal shelter Bonner Animal Rescue announced last week that it will not be able to accept or adopt out any pets until further notice.
Prospects dim on settlement for all wheat claims
October 27, 2014
Prospects are dimming for a settlement on remaining claims in lawsuits over the May 2013 discovery of genetically engineered Monsanto wheat in an Oregon field.
Romney, Dole campaigning with Kansas Sen. Roberts
October 27, 2014
Former Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney is joining fellow ex-nominee Bob Dole in the GOP’s efforts in Kansas to rescue U.S. Sen. Pat Roberts’ re-election.

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