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What kind of season do you expect from the Chiefs this year?

Response Percent
So-so but miss the playoffs
Make the playoffs
Another awful season
Win the Super Bowl
Total 38

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Basehor-Linwood district falls short of AYP
September 16, 2010
The Basehor-Linwood School District failed to meet the standard of adequate yearly progress laid out by the federal No Child Left Behind act for the 2009-10 school year, according to data released by the state this week.
Leavenworth County goes forward with digital radio deal
September 16, 2010
Local fire departments have until Sept. 23 sign on
Commuter forecast for September 16, 2010
September 16, 2010
Clearing skies and temperatures in the lower 60s will accompany your Thursday morning commute. No weather-related traffic delays will slow you down.
Bobcats show progress at Lansing Invitational
September 16, 2010
Basehor-Linwood improved its overall place in the Lansing Invitational on Saturday.
‘The feeling of unity’
Governor, attorney general give speech at 9/11 ceremony
September 16, 2010
Shirley Hemenway lost her son in the Pentagon on Sept. 11, 2001, and she said she worries that people have allowed everything to go back to normal in the years since.
Remember When
September 16, 2010
What was happening this week 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
Basehor-Linwood bounces back, blows out Maranatha Academy
September 16, 2010
Basehor-Linwood soccer players showed an ability to bounce back from a loss Monday as they shelled Maranatha Academy, 5-1, at BLHS.
Rain delay no problem for Bobcats in victory against Cyclones
September 16, 2010
The Basehor-Linwood football team had its game well under control Friday night at Bishop Ward before a thunderstorm halted play.
If it’s September, it’s apple season at area orchards
September 16, 2010
It may not yet be fall, but local apple farmers have been picking apples for about two months already — varieties such as Golden Russet, May, Gala and Ida Red.
Internet safety talk makes impact on students
September 16, 2010
Children and teens have always made mistakes, but today they can see those mistakes spit out by a search engine.
Bleeding football
September 16, 2010
It was definitely a freaky Friday feeling. I couldn’t escape thinking that something was missing. I hadn’t forgotten my billfold, cell phone or an important birthday.
Captured inmates use Basehor to stay off main roads
September 16, 2010
They’d escaped a maximum-security youth home, stolen two cars and traveled more than 850 miles westward, evading the law’s grasp all the way.
Leavenworth County team to hold baseball tryouts
September 16, 2010
A 12-and-younger competitive youth baseball team will have tryouts this weekend in Lansing.
Basehor gym member wins worldwide dues drawing
September 16, 2010
Dennis Vaughn, a member at the Basehor Snap Fitness 24-7 location at 15604 Pinehurst Drive, was one of 10 members at the company’s 2,500 locations worldwide to win free dues for the fall, the company announced last week.
Doctor’s good news stirs memories of helpful friends
September 16, 2010
My surgical oncologist laid the paper on the exam table and underlined with her finger a sentence on the mammogram report: BIRAD-2, BENIGN.
Laney, Tush finish 1st, 2nd for BLHS at Atchison County Invitational
September 16, 2010
A friendly rivalry is developing at Basehor-Linwood High School on the cross country course.
Thompson to chair local attorney general campaign
September 16, 2010
Todd Thompson will lead the local campaign to elect Derek Schmidt attorney general of Kansas.
Master Gardeners workshop to focus on composting
September 16, 2010
The Wyandotte County Master Gardeners will play host to a workshop focusing on composting and garden clean up from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 7, at the National Agricultural Center and Hall of Fame, 630 N. 126th St., Bonner Springs.
Fertile Lawns
September 16, 2010
Fall is finally arriving after some brutally hot stretches this summer. What’s best for lawn care right now? K-State Research and Extension says fertilize and answers questions about it.
Bonner resident wins title of Miss Rodeo Kansas 2011
September 16, 2010
From a family pastime, Alyssa Morrison developed a passion for horses and the sport of rodeo beginning at the age of six.
Haunted house to offer a variety of scares
September 16, 2010
An old, abandoned high school might be the perfect setting for a haunted attraction.
Planner dedicates AutumnFest to community’s families
September 16, 2010
The 21st AutumnFest is days away and Edwardsville is kicking it into high gear to prepare for the annual festival.
Basehor ACT scores see drop again
September 16, 2010
The answers aren’t so simple when it comes to some questions on the ACT, said Basehor-Linwood High School principal Sherry Reeves on Monday.
Business owner takes leap of faith with new electric company
September 16, 2010
More than 14 years ago Sandy Scubelek walked herself into an employment agency looking for direction.
Edwardsville Council OKs $98,200 for 110th St. work
September 16, 2010
Moving forward with planned improvements to 110th Street, the Edwardsville City Council voted to commit $98,200 Monday to the cause.
Travel is fun, but there’s no place like home
September 16, 2010
Why is it that time goes fast when you are having fun?