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Kansas House panel working on plan to raise various taxes
May 20, 2015
A Kansas House committee is working on a plan to raise the state’s sales tax and boost income taxes for some business owners to help balance the state budget.
Kansas House to consider stiffening scrap theft penalties
May 20, 2015
Scrap thieves who do more than $5,000 worth of damage when stealing valuable metals would face jail time under a bill before the Kansas House.
Kaw Valley Relay For Life alters format, seeks participants
May 20, 2015
The Relay For Life of Kaw Valley will have a format much different to that of its first 13 years.
Face to Face: Bonner Springs business owner Val Barth
May 20, 2015
We visited with Val Barth, owner of DeeDee’s Jewelry and Vintage Decor, for this week’s Face to Face.
State Fair to have designated smoking areas starting in 2016
May 20, 2015
Smokers who attend the Kansas State Fair will be required to use designated smoking areas, beginning in 2016.
Basehor-Linwood softball falls in regional finals
May 20, 2015
The Basehor-Linwood softball team saw its season come to a close with a 2-0 loss to Kaw Valley League rival Piper on Tuesday evening in the Class 4A-Division I regional championship game at Bishop Miege High School.
End of an era: BLHS teacher says goodbye after 35 years
May 20, 2015
Susan Mayberry remembers Mary Myer as one of her favorite teachers when she was a student at Basehor-Linwood High School.
USD 458 employee becomes 2015 district graduate
May 20, 2015
When Joan’ll Montague attended Washington High School in Kansas City, Kan., in the 1990s, English was her favorite subject.
Basehor recognizes police officers, public works employee who helped arrest sex offender
May 20, 2015
The Basehor City Council Monday recognized several members of the Basehor Police Department as well as a public works employee for their outstanding efforts in uncovering a crime that occurred in Basehor late last year.