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After one season of bow hunting in Basehor, do you support the decision to legalize it within the city limits?

Response Percent
Yes
 
76%
No
 
23%
Total 38

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It’s back to school for Basehor-Linwood students
January 13, 2011
A three-day, weather-related break from classes is over for students and teachers in Basehor-Linwood public schools.
It’s back to school for Lansing students
January 13, 2011
A three-day, weather-related break from classes is over for students and teachers in Lansing public schools.
U.S. senator schedules listening tour in Leavenworth County
January 13, 2011
U.S. Sen. Jerry Moran, R-Kan., will meet with residents from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Lansing Community Center, 800 First Terrace, in Lansing. Area residents are encouraged to attend.
Bonner Springs wrestlers produce 4 champs at Mat Classic
January 13, 2011
Bellevue (Neb.) East has long been the team to beat at the Dick Burns Mat Classic.
Tournament time at Basehor-Linwood
School staff prepared to work overtime to pull off back-to-back sporting events
January 13, 2011
Student-athletes aren’t the only ones at Basehor-Linwood High School who try to catch up on their rest during winter break.
Letter: Sewer increase will hurt
January 13, 2011
To the editor: Why did we let Glenwood Estates connect to the city of Basehor sewers and not charge the out-of-city fee of $4,200?
Letter: Snow removal services lacking
January 13, 2011
To the editor: We were promised to maintain if not improve services in our area when we were annexed.
Home engulfed by flames northwest of Linwood
January 13, 2011
Flames fully enveloped a house in Leavenworth County northwest of Linwood Tuesday in a fire that occurred while the residents were away from home.
Trail Nerds’ Run Toto Run accepting registrations
January 13, 2011
The Kansas City Trail Nerds will play host to their annual Run Toto Run multi-distance run on Saturday, Feb. 12, at Wyandotte County Lake Park.
Closed bridge on 158th won’t delay buses
January 13, 2011
Though Basehor-Linwood school buses will probably need to jog their routes one mile over to the west next week with the closing of a bridge on 158th Street south of Basehor, bus schedules should not be thrown off.
Son born to Tyler Pickren and Amanda Wendt
January 13, 2011
Tyler Pickren and Amanda Wendt, Bethany, Mo., announce the birth of their son, Khayle Franklin Pickren on Jan. 9, 2011, at Cameron Regional Medical Center.
Remember When
January 13, 2011
A look back at this week in history in Bonner Springs, Basehor, Linwood, Edwardsville and the Kaw Valley.
Adult co-rec volleyball registration still open
January 13, 2011
The Bonner Springs Parks and Recreation Department is accepting registrations for the Winter/Spring Adult Co-Rec Volleyball League.
Parks and Rec soccer league registration now open
January 13, 2011
The Bonner Springs Parks and Recreation Department is now accepting registrations for the spring youth soccer league for children ages 4-14.
PRIDE in Lansing
January 13, 2011
At Lansing’s last council meeting, the Lansing Pride Committee was presented a resolution from the mayor and council.
Letter: Young Samaritans win praise
January 13, 2011
To the editor: It’s nice to see families with respectable children, hardworking and willing to help.
Bonner council approves first CID
New businesses to include True Value, pizza place
January 13, 2011
A new hardware store and pizza restaurant may be on their way to Bonner Spring as the City Council approved the city’s first Community Improvement District.
County offices closed Monday; trash to be delayed one day
January 13, 2011
Leavenworth County offices will be closed Monday in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, and the holiday will result in a delay on trash services next week for Basehor residents.
Redmond files for reelection
January 13, 2011
Basehor-Linwood school board member Jeane’ Redmond has filed for reelection, according to the Leavenworth County Clerk’s office.
Letter: Project’s backers thanked
January 13, 2011
To the editor: On behalf of the Basehor-Linwood Assistance Services we would like to thank the many other businesses, organizations and individuals who also supported us.
BLHS grad receives dean’s list honor at Iowa college
January 13, 2011
Basehor-Linwood High School graduate Jessyka Coulter was named to the dean’s honor list for the fall 2010 semester at Morningside College in Sioux City, Iowa.
Bow hunters bag few deer during Basehor’s first season
January 13, 2011
A handful of hunters took advantage of the first season of legalized bow hunting in Basehor, causing little effect on the deer population and drawing no complaints from other city residents.
No decision yet on valedictorian question
January 13, 2011
The Basehor-Linwood school board did not make a decision Monday on whether to keep the high school valedictorian honor, but board members who spoke on the issue leaned toward keeping the honor while adding a weighted-GPA system for determining the winner.
Brauers to celebrate 50 years
January 13, 2011
Dick and Elaine Brauer of Linwood are celebrating their 50th Wedding Anniversary on Saturday, Jan. 29, at the Linwood Community Building.
A day of changes
Board gets new look as 2011 session starts
January 13, 2011
Monday may have been a snow day for many people in Leavenworth County, but it was a day full of changes for the Leavenworth County Commission as the board received a new commissioner and named a new chairman.
Smith: Going back to Jack
January 13, 2011
“Jack Armstrong, All American boy” became part of our language and was used to describe a young man who was intelligent, honest, heroic, highly moral and, of course, a great athlete.