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A look at news from the Basehor area


Basehor, Bonner area students named on KU honor rolls
March 4, 2014
Kansas University recently announced students who earned honor roll distinction for the fall 2013 semester.
Vaughn-Trent’s 25 years quite a feat
March 4, 2014
For 25 years Vaughn-Trent Community Services has been serving the needs of those less fortunate in the Bonner Springs-Edwardsville school district. What I believe to be the most vital factor is that it is operated with part-time employees and volunteers.
Bonner dentist on ‘crusade’ to spread sleep apnea awareness
March 4, 2014
In the past few weeks, area dentist Thomas Drake has started what he calls his “own, personal crusade.”
Remember When for March 6, 2014
March 4, 2014
Events reported in The Chieftain this week 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
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.