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Polls

Do you think K-7 should be a freeway with no traffic lights from Leavenworth to Olathe?

Response Percent
Yes
 
39%
No, it isn’t necessary
 
37%
No, but the number of traffic lights should be fewer
 
23%
Total 178

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Leavenworth County Commission agenda: week of April 2
05:46 p.m., March 29, 2012 Updated 12:05 p.m.
The Leavenworth County Commission meets regularly at 9 a.m. each Monday and Thursday at the Leavenworth County Courthouse, 300 Walnut St. in Leavenworth.
Basehor student lands on Dean’s List at Upper Iowa University
March 29, 2012
A student from Basehor has been honored on the fall 2011 Dean’s List at Upper Iowa University in Fayette, Iowa.
Rummage sale to raise funds for Linwood library
March 29, 2012
The Friends of the Linwood Community Library will have a rummage sale next month to benefit the library.
A Look Back: TED talks
March 29, 2012
I have discovered one of the biggest changes in communications since the invention of the printing press. It is called TED which stands for Technology, Entertainment and Design.
House gives preliminary OK to bill that supporters say preserves religious freedom, but opponents say allows discrimination
March 29, 2012
The Kansas House on Wednesday advanced legislation that would allow a religious defense to discriminate against gays.
Kansas House advances abortion ‘conscience’ bill
March 29, 2012
A bill aimed at giving Kansas health care providers more legal protection if they want to avoid any involvement in abortions is moving toward House passage.
Kansas House rejects proposed amendment on funding
March 29, 2012
The Kansas House on Wednesday rejected a proposed amendment to the state constitution that sought to clarify that only the Legislature can decide how to appropriate state money.
State health officials warn of increase in rabies
March 29, 2012
The Kansas Department of Health and Environment reports that 13 animals have tested positive for rabies in the state since Jan. 1 and is reminding the public to have their animals vaccinated against rabies by a veterinarian.
House advances bill creating prayer room
March 29, 2012
Topeka — The Kansas House has given first-round approval to a bill creating a prayer room at the Statehouse.
For former Basehor-Linwood punter, NFL draft dreams now ‘up in the air’
March 29, 2012
The pursuit of the dream has led to this. It has been three months since he moved away from his loved ones. Now in Arizona, he watches a Kansas City Royals spring training game to remind himself of home. The road is rough, but if Garrett Chumley’s dream is to become an NFL punter, this is the path he must take.