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A look at news from the Basehor area


Remember When for Dec. 4, 2014
December 1, 2014
Events reported this week in The Chieftain 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
Kansas City Connection: Art, shopping and shows
November 30, 2014
Now that it’s almost December, the holiday events are in full swing, though there’s still plenty of non-Christmas-related events to check out in Kansas City as well.
Bonner Springs girl devoted to pageant competition
November 26, 2014
At just age 7, Leanna Larson can give a very succinct explanation of what she wants to be when she grows up.
Bonner USM student recognized for biochemistry research
November 25, 2014
Christina Ward, a Bonner Springs senior at the University of Saint Mary, again has earned an honor for her work.
Basehor, Bonner singers soloists at USM concert
November 24, 2014
The University of Saint Mary Department of Fine Arts will present its annual Christmas Vespers Concert in mid-December, featuring soloists from Basehor and Bonner Springs.
Remember When for Nov. 27, 2014
November 24, 2014
Events reported in The Chieftain this week 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
Muncipal Christmas Tree tradition spans 100 years
November 24, 2014
Local residents will have an opportunity to kick off the holiday season and help good causes next week.
Bonner teacher of the year finalist inspires students, teachers with creative energy
November 20, 2014
It’s easy to see the passion Kim Nelson has for teaching. She said that while she will enjoy expanding her knowledge of the profession through conferences and school visits as one of eight state finalists for Kansas Teacher of the Year, she will hate having to leave her students.
Basehor, Bonner organizations prepare for community Thanksgiving meals
November 19, 2014
Basehor and Bonner Springs this year are carrying on traditions of community Thanksgiving dinners, each with the goal of sharing a free meal with friends and neighbors.
Shelter in Kansas City won’t house gay couples
12:00 p.m., November 17, 2014 Updated 10:48 a.m.
A nonprofit homeless shelter in Kansas City will not allow legally married same-sex couples to stay overnight together because officials believe those relationships violate biblical principles.
Remember When for Nov. 20, 2014
November 17, 2014
Events reported in The Chieftain this week 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
In the season of giving, think local
November 17, 2014
This is the season for being grateful for what we have and to give back something to those less fortunate within our community
Bonner library site of upcoming Town Hall with Sen. Moran
November 12, 2014
U.S. Senator Jerry Moran is hosting a Town Hall meeting for residents in Wyandotte County from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Nov. 26.
Electronics recycling event offered this weekend
November 12, 2014
Area residents can participate in an electronics recycling event that is being held 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. Saturday at Heartland Habitat for Humanity’s ReStore located at 1270 Merriam Lane in Kansas City, Kan.