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Opinion: Hawkeye Hand
June 26, 2003
The final chapter of Extra Point is the tragic tale of a man graced with immeasurable talent but a penchant for self-destruction.
Maleta produces record-breaking year
June 26, 2003
Chris Maleta’s reputation as a hitter is well known throughout the Kaw Valley League.
PRIDE picks grand marshal for July 4
June 26, 2003
Wilbur Grisham has been selected by the Basehor PRIDE organization to serve as grand marshal in this year’s Fourth of July celebration.
Fire inspections begin in Basehor businesses
June 26, 2003
Fire fighters with the Fairmount Township Fire Department have begun fire inspections for buildings housing retail and commercial businesses. The inspections are in conjunction with the city of Basehor.
Tax hike is certain, county says
June 26, 2003
Work continues on next year’s budget for the Leavenworth County Commission. Throughout recent weeks, the county commission has reviewed budget numbers with each department head, trimming costs where it can, Leavenworth County Commission chairman Joe Daniels said.
Basehor Council weighs ordinance strengthening control of vicious dogs
June 26, 2003
The Basehor City Council is considering an ordinance regulating and perhaps controlling the ownership of vicious dogs.
A True American
Former immigrant finds success, happiness in United States
June 26, 2003
Although he’s embraced America in all her glory, tears still well in the eyes of Mike Bilyk, a Basehor resident and native son of the Ukraine, when asked about his ridnyj kraj, or his home country.
Chamber of Commerce seeking new businesses
June 26, 2003
dging by the number of business licenses issued in Basehor during the past three years, new businesses haven’t exactly flocked to the city in droves. However, those numbers are not telling of what lies for the city in the future, members of the Basehor Chamber of Commerce contend.
Industrial park moves forward
June 26, 2003
Taking about as many twists and turns as an Alfred Hitchcock movie, the Basehor City Council eventually reached a decision allowing the rezoning of land slated for the Wolf Creek Industrial Park during its meeting Monday night.
Leavenworth County reviews liquor sales
County officials to open dialogue with area cities on packaged liquor proposal
June 26, 2003
The Leavenworth County Commission will begin canvassing area cities, gauging those municipalities’ interest in allowing Sunday package liquor sales throughout the county.
Sunday sales proposal ice cold in Basehor
June 26, 2003
Basehor residents can still purchase packaged alcohol on Sundays — they’ll just have to drive elsewhere to get it.
Matt Tait named as sports editor
June 26, 2003
Matt Tait, who has covered sports for the Chieftain-Sentinel newspapers since 2001, has been named sports editor.