Archive for Wednesday, January 10, 2007

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Buy local discussed
January 10, 2007
Leavenworth County commissioners want to keep their business in the county, but they won’t do it at an undue expense to taxpayers, they indicated Monday.
Navinsky looks forward to retirement
January 10, 2007
County Commissioner Navinsky celebrated his retirement from public office at a banquet on Friday, Jan. 5. And even though he was ready to return to his duties at home, he said the decision to retire was bittersweet.
Commissioners elect new member as chairman
January 10, 2007
With his wife, mother and an audience of about 50 well-wishers and county employees looking on, J.C. Tellefson was sworn into office as the newest Leavenworth County commissioner
JV boys trample Santa Fe Trail
January 10, 2007
Friday night against Mill Valley it took the Lansing High junior varsity boys basketball team almost a quarter to find a rhythm on offense.
JV girls pull away from Santa Fe
January 10, 2007
The Lansing High and Santa Fe Trail girls went toe to toe for two quarters of junior varsity basketball Tuesday night before the Lions put the game away with a third-quarter surge.
Tonganoxie moving toward April vote on swimming
January 10, 2007
Tonganoxie City Council members moved closer Monday night to asking city residents to approve a 3/4-cent sales tax to finance a new swimming pool.
Basehor-Linwood busy preparing for annual tournament invasion
January 10, 2007
The holiday season may be over, but Basehor-Linwood is not done entertaining guests. The school will play host to three tournaments in the next week; wrestling, boy’s basketball, and girl’s basketball.
County gives shooting range partial approval
January 10, 2007
Plans are off for a commercial outdoor shooting range in western Leavenworth County.
New weight-training program caters to all BLHS students
January 10, 2007
Weight training classes are no longer just for conventional high school athletes.
First baby of 2007 born early
January 10, 2007
Ashley Mikijanis and her husband, Brant Daniels, knew they wanted to give their son a name that was unique.
City OKs $5.5 million sewer plant addition
January 10, 2007
Basehor city council members took a step last week toward resolving the city’s sewer capacity problem.
Dog trainer finds winning formula
January 10, 2007
Two young quail had been placed just minutes earlier in the midst of a hayfield.
School board members file to retain seats
Bittel supports educational opportunities
January 10, 2007
Education is everything to Doug Bittel — in his personal life and in his role as a Basehor-Linwood school board member.
Board members mull new-school options
Superintendent provides cost estimates for middle schools, elementary school
January 10, 2007
The numbers are in.
Bonner Springs retains football coach for 2007 season
January 10, 2007
Monday night, while most of the nation’s football fans had their eyes and minds fixated on college football’s national championship game between Ohio State and Florida, one man in Bonner Springs had his mind on high school football.
Lady Bobcats keep on rolling along
BLHS girls snag two more Kaw Valley League victories, move to 6-1 on the season
January 10, 2007
Basehor-Linwood girls basketball coach Tami Holthus promised last week that her team would not overlook any opponent.
BLHS wrestlers take their lumps, keep fighting
January 10, 2007
The Basehor-Linwood wrestling team is short on experience and size. Last weekend at the Dick Burns Tournament in Bonner Springs, it cost them.
Basehor-Linwood boys tack on 2 more victories
January 10, 2007
The Perry-Lecompton boys basketball team came to Basehor with one clear objective last Friday night: take away the offense of Austin Knipp and Tanner Swafford by any means necessary.