Archive for Thursday, January 7, 2010

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KDHE offers tips to survive freezing temperatures
January 7, 2010
The state of Kansas is experiencing severe freezing temperatures unlike it has seen in some time.
Warhol: Union Station exhibit pays homage to famed artist’s ‘Life and Legends’
January 7, 2010
Noted artist and filmmaker Andy Warhol once said everyone would be famous for at least 15 minutes.
Cold causes cancellations
January 7, 2010
School, trash pickups and tonight’s City Council meeting are among the casualties of the snowy, bitterly cold weather.
BLHS powerlifting tournament canceled
January 7, 2010
The winter weather has halted another school event.
Commuter Forecast for January 7, 2010
January 7, 2010
We have a new layer of snow this morning, so allow some extra time for the commute this morning. Extremely breezy conditions mean wind chills have entered the danger zone.
Poe, Bergstrom lift ’Cats to bounce-back victory
Basehor-Linwood girls use strong start to avenge earlier loss to Sumner Academy
January 7, 2010
Courtney Poe sparked the Basehor-Linwood girls basketball team with 13 points in a 42-35 victory Tuesday at Sumner Academy.
Cancer battle adds surprises to life’s tapestry
January 7, 2010
Looking back at the last year, Rae Sedgwick is ready for a new start.
Hunting request causes concern, tension
January 7, 2010
Tension was high Monday at the Basehor City Council work session when council members discussed an agenda item concerning deer hunting.
Neighbors: Wes Mills
January 7, 2010
Meet Wes Mills of Bonner Springs
Basehor mayor shares 2010 city plans
January 7, 2010
With 2010 in its first week, many people are making and beginning to act on their New Year’s resolutions. And Basehor Mayor Terry Hill has some resolutions of his own.
Top Basehor athlete given academic honor
January 7, 2010
To Brandon Leppke, attention is a love-hate situation.
Freezing temperatures call for extra steps to stay safe in winter
January 7, 2010
Another winter storm is sweeping across Kansas with strong winds and bitterly cold arctic air forecasts.
Kansas’ new law to affect teen drivers
January 7, 2010
As of Jan. 1, there’s a new law affecting the licensing system that aims to save teen lives on the road.
BLHS lifters pumped to start season
January 7, 2010
The Basehor-Linwood gym floor will be a little heavier Saturday morning when the school plays host to the third annual Bobcat Powerlifting Invitational.
Up-tempo Sumner Academy sprints past Basehor boys
January 7, 2010
Sumner Academy won the early-season battle for Class 4A supremacy with a 22-point decision Tuesday over Basehor-Linwood.
Reading for fun
January 7, 2010
While I enjoy doing a variety of activities, I especially like reading, particularly mystery, history and sports novels.
Weather delays school opening
January 7, 2010
The threat of a snowstorm delayed a big day in Basehor-Linwood School District history.
Tonganoxie officials, business owners assess new interchange
January 7, 2010
Days after the Tonganoxie/Eudora interchange on Kansas Turnpike opened, Matt Bichelmeyer already was seeing traffic coming to his downtown Tonganoxie restaurant, Bichelmeyer’s Steakhouse.
Remember When
January 7, 2010
A look back at this date in history in Bonner Springs, Basehor, Linwood, Edwardsville and the Kaw Valley.
VFW announces changed dinner schedule
January 7, 2010
The Basehor Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 11499 has changed its weekly dinner schedule. Instead of the Friday night dinners, the dinners will now be at 5:30 p.m. on the first and third Saturdays of every month. Music will be played during the dinners from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
County humane society gets first corporate sponsorship
January 7, 2010
The program didn’t officially start until January, but that didn’t stop Leavenworth County Humane Society from signing up their first corporate friend last month.
Driving in snow and ice
January 7, 2010
The snowy, icy weather we are having now is quite a challenge to young and even experienced drivers.
What a kick: Basehor father-son duo are world champs
January 7, 2010
Mike Guthrie and his son Michael feel blessed to be world champions.
Educator remembered for kindness
January 7, 2010
To many, he was known as “Worm.”