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Kansas couple fights to get off food stamps
February 20, 2014
Someday, down the road, Gary and Amanda Johnson dream of owning their home and not being dependent on food stamps.
Kansas bill to expand spanking fizzles in House
February 20, 2014
A bill that would have eased some restrictions on spanking will not get a hearing by a Kansas House committee.
Republicans to celebrate Lincoln Day on Saturday in Leavenworth
February 20, 2014
The Leavenworth County Republican Party will have a Lincoln Day Dinner this weekend.
Heart disease kills ‘one woman a minute,’ Kansas experts warn
February 20, 2014
Jodi Jackson was only 42 years old when she suffered a widow-maker. The type of heart attack got that name due to its high mortality rate, but also because heart disease has long been assumed to be a man’s problem. The Eudora woman wants to change that.
Pet of the Week
February 20, 2014
This week’s Pet of the Week comes from Leavenworth County Humane Society in Basehor.
Wind advisory in effect for local counties
February 20, 2014
Much of the area is under a wind advisory as a wintry mix of precipitation also is expected.
Basehor Police Department reminds drivers to buckle up
February 20, 2014
From Feb. 24 through Mar. 7, the Basehor Police Department will join other Kansas law enforcement agencies on a mission to remind people to buckle their seat belts.
Basehor-Linwood High School debuts winter play
February 20, 2014
Holder Posey, The Felonious Photographer” is the tale of a traveling photographer and his attempt to rob the Golden Spittoon Saloon, and the winter play production is turning the Basehor-Linwood auditorium into a roaring western saloon.