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Kansas: Brownback signs fossil, 9 other laws
April 8, 2014
The flying pteranodon and the sea-roaming tylosaurus are now the official fossils of Kansas.
Kansas lawmakers OK tougher Medicaid fraud law
April 8, 2014
Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt is praising legislators for unanimously approving a measure to increase penalties for defrauding the state’s Medicaid program.
Tonganoxie man killed in motorcycle wreck; funeral Saturday
02:24 p.m., April 8, 2014 Updated 02:24 p.m.
A 20-year-old Tonganoxie man died Sunday in a motorcycle crash near Perry in Jefferson County.
Regional softball, baseball locations announced
Basehor-Linwood softball, Tonganoxie baseball to host
April 8, 2014
Regional softball and baseball locations were recently released by the Kansas State High School Activities Association, and a pair of Kaw Valley League schools will serve as hosts in the first year of Class 4A-I competition.
Parents as Teachers: Blocks still relevant, important toys
April 8, 2014
On March 29, the Bonner Springs City Library and Parents as Teachers hosted Books, Blocks and Bubbles Young Child Fair. Over 300 people attended and participated in many activities.
Kansas school districts say new finance bill will widen disparities
April 8, 2014
The Legislature’s new school finance bill will continue to widen the funding gap between wealthy and poor districts, attorneys representing school districts that successfully sued the state said Monday.
Basehor furniture store opens, finds success in restoration
April 8, 2014
Krouse House, Furniture and Home Decor, 14200 Parallel Road, is open five days per week beginning this week. The store sells restored furniture and custom creations.
Bonner’s Marble Day to expand with new 5K run, community art project
April 8, 2014
With a big, new event, a new organization involved, and hopefully better weather than last year, things are going to be busy at the 8th Annual Marble Day celebration.
BLHS track breaks four program records
April 8, 2014
The Basehor-Linwood track and field team opened its 2014 season Friday, and the Bobcats re-wrote the program’s record book in the process.