Archive for Wednesday, March 3, 2010

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BLHS powerlifters set records in final state tune-up
March 3, 2010
The final tune-up for the powerlifting state championships went quite well for Basehor-Linwood on Saturday at Horton.
Basehor Police Department Calls March 2
March 3, 2010
Calls for the Basehor Police Department
Commuter Forecast for March 3, 2010
March 3, 2010
The Wednesday commute could include patchy fog and normal traffic along Interstate 70.
Downtown gears up for St. Patrick’s Day
March 3, 2010
Irish eyes likely will be grinning a bit longer this year for the annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade in downtown Tonganoxie.
Basehor grocery closing causes uncertainties for city
March 3, 2010
The closing of Basehor’s Wolf Creek Parkway grocery store has created several uncertainties for the city.
Weather watch
Severe weather week stresses preparedness
March 3, 2010
Severe weather awareness week is a week chosen to educate people about the hazards and dangers of severe weather, giving them an opportunity to develop safety plans and practice severe weather drills.
Registration forms for annual parade due soon
March 3, 2010
Want to be part of the 22nd annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade?
Second legislative update set for Friday in Leavenworth
March 3, 2010
The second of three Legislative Updates will take place from 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Friday at the Carnegie Arts Center, 601 S. Fifth St., Leavenworth. To register for the session, call the Leavenworth-Lansing Area Chamber of Commerce at (913) 682-4112 or by email: Linda@LLChamber.com.
Letter: Smoking ban not right
March 3, 2010
To the editor: The statewide ban on smoking in public places makes me very angry because it’s my health, not anyone else’s. I am a courtesy smoker and I abide by the laws. However, I’m fed up with everyone blaming health problems on smoking. Guess what? We are all going to die someday from something.
State revenues again don’t live up to expectations
March 3, 2010
The news just keeps getting worse when it comes to the state’s budget situation. Last Friday we learned tax revenues for February were 27 percent lower than expected — about $71 million. This marks the third month in a row of lower than expected receipts. This news really throws the budget process under way at the Statehouse into chaos.
Aunt Norie’s sewing room
March 3, 2010
Any hometown weekly newspaper goes so far and wide, and is waited for and enjoyed. Our Mirror has a wonderful feature: “Remember When,” by Billie Aye.
FHSU releases list
March 3, 2010
Students from Leavenworth County were among 870 named to the fall 2009 dean’s list at Fort Hays State University.
Poet’s Corner
March 3, 2010
This week’s poet is Laurence M. Hill.