Archive for Thursday, January 29, 2009

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State epidemiologist to chat about salmonella outbreak
January 29, 2009
Peanut products in 43 states — including Kansas and Missouri — have been linked to 501 cases of salmonella, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Commuter forecast, January 29, 2008
January 29, 2009
Smooth sailing across northeast Kansas today. We have warmer temperatures than yesterday, but it will be a bit more windy this afternoon. No delays are expected at MCI this morning unless you’re heading to portions of the East Coast.
Bobcats fend off Jaguars
Bowers’ five 3-pointers ignite offense to victory
January 29, 2009
In a back-and-forth battle between two fatigued teams, a nine-second span turned Wednesday night’s basketball game in Basehor-Linwood’s favor.
BLHS boys have bigger goals
January 29, 2009
Basehor-Linwood seniors Tanner Bowers and Chandler Schaake walked out of the boys basketball team’s locker room on Saturday fresh of a 59-45 win over Park Hill High School.
Students get lesson on scholarships
January 29, 2009
Basehor-Linwood High School seniors get tips on applying for scholarships
Senate panel OKs across-the-board cuts to state budget
January 29, 2009
Republicans on Monday pushed through committee a 3.4 percent across-the-board cut to the state budget that Democrats said would hurt schools, slash services to vulnerable Kansans, shut down prisons and force local tax increases.
County receives cities’ assurances on Sampler Festival support
January 29, 2009
Before making any decisions on the future of the Kansas Sampler Festival, the Leavenworth Board of County Commissioners wanted to make sure everyone who was financially supporting the event was still on board.
Grass Pad comes to Bonner Springs
January 29, 2009
From a sod farm in Farley, Mo., to a thriving business, Grass Pad Warehouse has come a long way — all the way, it seems, to Bonner Springs.
Remains of KCK man, WWII veteran found
January 29, 2009
The remains of a soldier from Kansas City, Kan., who has been missing since World War II have been identified.
Sentinel to unveil makeover
January 29, 2009
The Sentinel is getting a makeover. Beginning with next week’s edition, the Sentinel will be printed in a more compact design than readers have enjoyed in the past with their newspaper.
Remember When
January 29, 2009
A look back at this week in history in Bonner Springs, Basehor, Linwood and Edwardsville.
Interchange ramps open to traffic
January 29, 2009
A major highway interchange used by area commuters has reopened after months of construction.
Longing grows with age
January 29, 2009
When I was young, my mother often had visitors come to the house. She recorded daily those visits in a calendar diary where she also recorded the weather and her health. I still have the stack of bound calendars that were saved over the years.
Kansas Day honors vibrant history
January 29, 2009
Did you know that this is a special day? No, it really isn’t a holiday, however, it deserves at least a passing thought. This is Kansas Day, a time when we observe our state’s long and fascinating history.
On the agenda: Basehor City Council
January 29, 2009
The Basehor City Council will meet at 7 p.m. Monday, Feb. 2, at Basehor City Hall.
Basehor graduate makes honor roll
January 29, 2009
Matthew Murrell, 2008 graduate of Basehor-Linwood High School, made the President’s Honor Roll for the fall semester at Northeastern State University in Tahlequah, Okla.
Deadline arrives for those vying to fill spots
January 29, 2009
Election filing deadline finalizes who will be running for the Basehor City Council and the Basehor-Linwood School Board
Library group discusses Kansas literature
January 29, 2009
Several book lovers braved the icy weather on Monday to take part in the Basehor Community Library’s Book T.A.L.K.
Power ‘Cats
Basehor boys roll to second straight Bobcat Invitational championship
January 29, 2009
The Basehor-Linwood boys basketball team put another trophy in the case Saturday night, winning its second consecutive home tournament title.
Legislators discuss ‘ugly’ budget
January 29, 2009
A legislature event in Tonganoxie sheds some light on the budget crisis
Grapplers take fifth at Paola
January 29, 2009
Following the excitement of the Basehor-Linwood Bobcat Classic last weekend and looking toward the Garden City High School Invitational this weekend, Basehor-Linwood wrestlers found themselves in a bit of a trap tournament on Saturday.
Wheat state has wild history
January 29, 2009
Recently, I heard carping from several younger people in my family about how boring the history of Kansas is. I reeled back in shock (not really) and immediately began my spiel.
BLHS boys take down Lansing, 52-45
January 29, 2009
Basehor-Linwood earned a pivotal Kaw Valley League victory Tuesday with a 52-45 victory on the road at Lansing.
LHS edges Basehor girls
12:00 a.m., January 29, 2009 Updated 11:28 p.m.
Amy Briggs and Brittney Lang combined for 35 points and seven 3-pointers on Tuesday and led Lansing to a 52-50 victory against Basehor-Linwood on Tuesday at LHS.
Name and date your photos
January 29, 2009
As you all probably know, looking through pictures is a lot of fun but very time consuming.
Businesses report increased sales
January 29, 2009
Business is expanding in Leavenworth County, despite a troubled economy
Linwood Elementary honor roll and attendance awards
January 29, 2009
Those who received the Gold Honor Roll had a grade-point average of 4.0 to 3.67.