Archive for Thursday, June 11, 2009

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Basehor resident indicted for mortgage fraud
June 11, 2009
Lucas R. Collier, 27, Basehor, is alleged to have participated in a $3 million mortgage fraud scheme.
Work to begin Monday on Main Street
June 11, 2009
Work on Main Street between Connie Street in Lansing and Limit Street in Leavenworth is scheduled to begin Monday, June 15, and is expected to continue through the early-morning hours of June 25.
Leavenworth bank robber sentenced to 49 years in prison
June 11, 2009
Kevin Tommie Hall, 49, has been sentenced to 594 months without parole in federal prison for robbing a bank in Leavenworth, U.S. Attorney Lanny Welch said today.
TV to make digital transition on Friday
June 11, 2009
Subscribers of Sunflower Broadband and other pay-TV services still have nothing to worry about when it comes to the approaching digital transition, set to arrive Friday.
Commuter Forecast for June 11, 2009
June 11, 2009
There won’t be many delays from Lawrence to Topeka, but Topeka could be full of road work.
KDOT letter doesn’t change council’s mind
June 11, 2009
Kansas Department of Transportation’s response to a letter regarding its design for the Kansas Highway 7 and Interstate 70 interchange hasn’t assuaged the Bonner Springs City Council one bit.
Sisters, Servants of Mary golf event set
June 11, 2009
The 15th annual golf scramble to benefit the Sisters, Servants of Mary, is scheduled for Friday, June 26, at Painted Hills Golf Course in Kansas City, Kan.
On the agenda: Basehor City Council
June 11, 2009
Basehor City Council agenda for Monday, June 15
Neighbors: Michelle Meyer
June 11, 2009
Neighbors with Holy-Field Vineyard and Winery owner Michelle Meyer
Toddlers found unattended, parents charged
June 11, 2009
Two boys, ages 4 and 1, were discovered unattended in an Edwardsville apartment, after a complaint was made to the Kansas Department of Social and Rehabilitation Services.
Five questions: Animal advocates
June 11, 2009
Leavenworth County Humane Society Director Crystal Swann Blackdeer talks about the new Humane Society facility
Flamingo’s return sought
June 11, 2009
To the editor: My youth group is raising money to go on a mission trip at the end of summer. One of our fundraisers is flocking yards with pink flamingos; however, one flock of 12 flamingos dressed by our youth group was stolen and has not been seen since the afternoon of June 2 from Garfield Street in Bonner Springs.
Farm Tales’ series continues
June 11, 2009
The National Agriculture Hall of Fame will continue its “Farm Tales” series with “D Stands for Dairy” from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, June 13.
Bonner Springs, Providence YMCAs offer abundance of summer activities
June 11, 2009
The Bonner Springs and Providence YMCA facilities currently are accepting registrations for several programs.
Tonganoxie H1N1 diagnosis first confirmed case in county
June 11, 2009
There have been no further cases of H1N1 flu reported in Leavenworth County since a Tonganoxie youth recently was diagnosed with the virus, popularly known as the swine flu.
New grocery receives 500 job applicants
June 11, 2009
While the last portions of construction on Wolf Creek Marketplace are being finished, the grocery store already has a nearly full staff.
Library begins summer concert series in city park
June 11, 2009
The Basehor Community Library will have its first of three summer concerts at 7 p.m. Friday, June 12, at the Basehor City Park.
The miracle of sound
June 11, 2009
Why do we have two eyes, two ears, and just one nose and one mouth?
Basehor organizes annual citywide garage sale
June 11, 2009
The annual citywide garage sale will be all day Saturday, June 13. Those wishing to participate can organize a garage sale at their homes anytime on this day.
Remember When
June 11, 2009
A look back through the years.
School district hit with late budget changes from state
June 11, 2009
The Basehor-Linwood School District was hit with a few surprises at the end of the 2008-2009 school year.
Rally to bring hope to more than 100 survivors
June 11, 2009
The Kaw Valley Relay for Life is this Friday, but the highlight for many might be the event directly preceding it.
Honoring the flag
June 11, 2009
Bonner Springs Mayor Clausie Smith talks about the importance of Flag Day.
Basehor-Linwood track program featured talented underclassmen
June 11, 2009
Entering the year, Basehor-Linwood track and field coach Jarred Fuhrman looked at his first season as one where he wanted to build enthusiasm for the program.
Kaos rally late, topple Extreme
June 11, 2009
The Kansas Kaos rebounded from their bad loss a week ago with a victory over the Lincoln Extreme, 20-13, on Saturday at David Jaynes Stadium.
Wyandotte County celebrates 150 years with emphasis on diversity
June 11, 2009
The diverse history and population of Wyandotte County was at the center of everyone’s mind this weekend as people gathered to celebrate the county’s 150th birthday.
Class of 1979 high school reunion scheduled June 27
June 11, 2009
The Basehor High School Class of 1979 reunion is scheduled for 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. June 27, at Falcon Lakes Country Club, 4605 Clubhouse Drive.
Dairy Days 2009 a success
June 11, 2009
Anyone driving by the Basehor City Park Saturday could tell a party was in progress.