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What fall activities are essential to you?

Response Percent
Raking leaves and photographing fall foliage
Visiting a pumpkin patch
Ingesting as much pumpkin as possible, particularly drinking pumpkin spice lattes and pumpkin beer
Going to haunted houses, like Bonner’s 3rd Street Asylum
Total 8
Note: This is not a scientific poll. Vote
Wichita State seeking innovation design degree program
September 14, 2015
Wichita State University is working to implement a new degree program aiming to give students more freedom in their course of study.
BSHS grad returns to Bonner to promote book
September 14, 2015
A Bonner Springs High School graduate will return to her former stomping grounds this weekend to share her new book.
Wichita School District to use bus drivers as custodians
September 14, 2015
The Wichita School District says it plans to use bus drivers as part-time custodians as part of a pilot program to keep schools clean and costs down.
Closure of Kansas hospital highlights rural care challenges
September 13, 2015
The upcoming closure of the hospital in the southeast Kansas community of Independence has highlighted the problems faced by rural medical providers in states that have refused to expand their Medicaid programs.
Firefighters climb stairs in Wichita to honor 9/11 crews
September 13, 2015
Firefighters put on their gear and climbed the stairs of a downtown Wichita skyscraper to honor fallen fire crews from 9/11.
Kansas CIty Connection: Fall chock-full of colorful events
September 13, 2015
Arts aficionados in Kansas City have long believed their humble metropolis to be a quietly compelling capital of world-class culture. Here are some of the season’s highlights.
Basehor-Linwood shuts down Lansing at home
September 12, 2015
The Basehor-Linwood football team bounced back from a Week 1 loss on Friday evening, beating Kaw Valley League rival Lansing 28-6 at home.
Kansas regulators to decide on rate hike for KCP&L customers
September 10, 2015
Kansas regulators are preparing to give their final approval to an increase in Kansas City Power & Light’s annual electric rates that’s likely to be less than the utility sought.
Kansas Supreme Court to hear Wichita pot ordinance arguments
September 10, 2015
Kansas’s highest court is considering the legality of Wichita’s marijuana ordinance next week.
Education Foundation golf tourney set Sept. 18
September 10, 2015
The Basehor-Linwood Education Foundation will host the 12th Annual Scholarship Golf Classic on Sept. 18 at Falcon Lakes Golf Course, 4605 Clubhouse Dr., Basehor.
Kansas Turnpike has record summer traffic count
September 10, 2015
The Kansas Turnpike Authority today announced that summer travel was up more than 6 percent on the Kansas Turnpike in 2015, making it the most traveled summer season in turnpike history.
Flu shot clinic offered at Basehor City Hall
September 10, 2015
The city of Basehor is sponsoring a flu shot clinic between noon to 1 p.m. Sept. 30 in the Basehor City Hall Council Chambers.
Home and Garden Tour tickets now available
September 10, 2015
The USD 204 Education Foundation and Bonner Springs Tourism once again are organizing a Fall Home and Garden Tour of area homes Sept. 26.
Basehor police to enforce seat belt laws next week
September 10, 2015
Beginning next week, the Basehor Police Department will join other Kansas law enforcement agencies in being extra vigilant when patrolling around schools.
Face to Face: Bonner Springs High secretary Cindy Stephens
September 10, 2015
Cindy Stephens of Bonner Springs High School is the subject of this week’s Face to Face.
Emporia State investigation finds no evidence of hate crime
September 10, 2015
An investigation found no evidence to support hate crime and discrimination allegations made by an assistant professor and his wife against Emporia State University, the university announced Wednesday.
Hot-air balloon festival relocates to Ag Hall grounds
September 10, 2015
Already the home of the Renaissance Festival, concerts at Cricket Wireless Amphitheater and events at the National Agricultural Hall of Fame, Bonner Springs can add one more attraction to its list.
New fitness center focuses on CrossFit
September 10, 2015
A new Basehor business hopes to broaden fitness options in southern Leavenworth and western Wyandotte counties.
Kansas sees small dip in enrollment under federal health law
September 9, 2015
A new report shows a small decline in the number of Kansans with health insurance coverage through the federal online marketplace during the spring and early summer.
First land bank lots from Fort Riley overbuilding to be sold
September 9, 2015
Junction City is seeking bids on 25 of the more than 900 lots it was forced to take back after a promised surge of troops at Fort Riley never materialized.