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A look at news from the Basehor area


Attitudes slowly changing as awareness of mental health issues increases
April 28, 2015
May will be observed as Mental Health Month, and the theme for this year’s observance reflects changing attitudes.
Fascinating fasteners: Bonner woman shares button hobby through ‘traveling museum’
April 21, 2015
Lise McIntyre admits that when she first learned that there was such a thing as a button club almost 25 years ago, she thought it was weird.
Remember When for April 23, 2015
April 20, 2015
Events reported in The Chieftain this week 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
Organization Orientation: Bonner Springs Business and Professional Women
April 16, 2015
Learn about the Business and Professional Women, or BPW, in Bonner Springs with this month’s Organization Orientation.
Face to Face: Bonner Springs Senior Center’s Gloria Ochoa
April 16, 2015
Learn about Gloria Ochoa, director of the Bonner Springs Senior Center, in this week’s Face to Face column.
Adult students find success with Bonner-based diploma completion program
April 15, 2015
Zach Purdue makes no bones about why he wasn’t able to graduate from high school. “A bad attitude and authority problems,” the Bonner Springs resident said.
Remember When for April 16, 2015
April 13, 2015
Events reported this week in The Chieftain 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
Face to Face: retreat director Dave Mareske
April 9, 2015
Dave Mareske, director at the Hollis Renewal Center in Bonner Springs, shares a little bit about himself in this week’s Face to Face.
Generating change: Ag Hall looks to reinfuse energy with Barnyard Babies event
Center marks 50 years with plans for improvement
April 8, 2015
Spring is the time of renewal, and this year, that means even more for the National Agricultural Center and Hall of Fame.
KCMO gallery plans Ulmer exhibit
April 7, 2015
A Downtown Kansas City art gallery plans an exhibit Friday featuring the art of Bonner Springs artist, the late Ernst Ulmer.
Remember When for April 9, 2015
April 6, 2015
Events reported in The Chieftain 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago this week.
State lifts avian flu restrictions in Leavenworth, Wyandotte counties
April 6, 2015
The Kansas Department of Agriculture reports it has completed surveillance and testing of backyard flocks of poultry in Leavenworth and Wyandotte counties and lifted the movement restrictions for the quarantined area.
Bonner-area man named state ‘king’ of weight loss
March 31, 2015
After Jim Erickson was diagnosed with early onset Parkinson’s, his doctor had one major instruction for him: Lose weight.
Remember When for April 2, 2015
March 30, 2015
Events reported in The Chieftain this week 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.