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A look at news from the Basehor area


Bonner Springs pool accepting applicants for summer positions
March 3, 2014
The Bonner Springs Aquatic Park is now accepting applications for its seasonal positions.
Featured artist brings nautical theme to Marble Crazy
March 3, 2014
Two purple jellyfish swim over a field of pink jewel anemone, blue tube sponges, a cluster of East Pacific pink coral and a stand of purple-tipped anemone.
Remember When for Feb. 27, 2014
February 25, 2014
Events reported this week in The Chieftain 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
Chieftain staff receives honors from state press association
February 24, 2014
The Chieftain news staff won several honors in the Kansas Press Association’s 2014 Awards of Excellence competition, the association announced today.
Tonganoxie City Council votes to demolish former police station
February 18, 2014
The landscape of a main downtown intersection will be changing.
Remember When for Feb. 20, 2014
February 18, 2014
Events reported in The Chieftain this week 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
Sen. Moran plans Thursday visit to Lansing
February 17, 2014
U.S. Sen. Jerry Moran, R-Hays, will host a town hall meeting from 12:30-1:30 p.m. Thursday at the Lansing Community Center, 800 First Terrace in Lansing.
Tonganoxie couple takes spin on ‘Wheel of Fortune’
February 12, 2014
Jessica Schultz was eager for a shot to get on “Wheel of Fortune.”
Remember When for Feb. 13, 2014
February 10, 2014
Events reported this week in The Chieftain from 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
New wave of oil drilling disrupts Baldwin City, rural neighborhoods
February 9, 2014
Victoria Guerrero says she and her husband, Fernando, were stunned last February when they returned to Douglas County after Fernando’s two-year military deployment to Germany.
Tonganoxie, Basehor-Linwood and McLouth folks: Join in our Snowcial Media Challenge
February 5, 2014
Is all of this winter weather making you long for spring?
Five Questions: Heart healthy snow shoveling
February 4, 2014
With more than six weeks of winter still ahead of us, American Heart Association spokeswoman Ciara O’Brien Murray shares advice on how to care for your heart while shoveling snow.
Remember When for Feb. 6, 2014
February 4, 2014
Events reported this week in The Chieftain 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
Face to Face: USD 204 Superintendent Dan Brungardt
February 4, 2014
Face to Face is a new weekly feature highlighting those who live or work in Bonner Springs, Edwardsville or Basehor. Each week we will pick one person to highlight in the community. This week we’ll meet Dan Brungardt.