Archive for Wednesday, July 1, 2009

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Basehor’s population increases significantly
July 1, 2009
According to numbers released Wednesday by the U.S. Census Bureau, Basehor had a large spike in its population from 2007 to 2008.
Census estimates show 3.7 percent increase for Tonganoxie
08:52 a.m., July 1, 2009 Updated 07:37 p.m.
Tonganoxie has increased its population by 3.7 percent, according to numbers released this morning by the U.S. Census Bureau. Tonganoxie added 154 people from July 2007 to July 2008, according to Census Bureau estimates.
Commuter Forecast for July 1, 2009
July 1, 2009
Because of road construction, expect a few minutes of delay on Highway 24 on the north side Topeka. There is also bridge construction between Lawrence and Kansas City from milepost 202 to 236.
Chinese citizens see other side of business
July 1, 2009
Fireworks can mark a home run, celebrate the new year and even bring people together from different countries.
Alliance Against Family Violence to hold eight annual golf tournament
July 1, 2009
The Alliance Against Family Violence will sponsor its eighth annual golf tournament starting at 1 p.m. Friday, Aug. 7, at the Trails West Golf Course at Fort Leavenworth.
Neighboring cities prepare for Fourth of July celebrations and fireworks shows
July 1, 2009
Communities across the area will be playing host to Independence Day celebrations this weekend.
Funding more likely for agency
July 1, 2009
The final budget numbers aren’t in yet, but it looks as though the Leavenworth Conservation District has won the first battle in getting funding for next year.
Shawnee veteran recounts brushes with history
July 1, 2009
Cyrus Shockey isn’t one to talk up his military service.
Public works department aims to conserve, applies for grant
July 1, 2009
With the cost of energy continuing to rise and budgets beginning to tighten, the Leavenworth County Public Works Department is looking for ways to cut back on spending and its consumption of resources.
County allows wind turbine
July 1, 2009
Leavenworth County may be getting a little greener.