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A look at news from the Basehor area


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.
February: A great month, despite the weather
February 3, 2014
The more I think about, I’ve decided that I like the month of February. It seems to me that it is a “transition” month as we move from the cruelty of January into the promise of spring.
Five great lunch deals in Bonner Springs
February 3, 2014
So you only have about $10 to spend on lunch, but you don’t want fast food? Don’t worry; you have options in Bonner Springs.
Tonganoxie churches offering drug abuse support groups
January 31, 2014
Two churches are offering help with those battling varying types of drug abuse.
Good streets an expensive necessity
January 27, 2014
If there is one common problem shared by cities, counties and states it is providing quality, well-maintained streets and roads.
Remember When for Jan. 30, 2014
January 27, 2014
Events reported this week in The Chieftain 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
Tonganoxie man in serious condition following one-vehicle crash
11:44 a.m., January 27, 2014 Updated 11:44 a.m.
A Tonganoxie man is listed in serious condition at an area hospital following a crash south of Tonganoxie.
Five questions; Happy birthday, Kansas!
January 25, 2014
Kansas turns 153 on Wednesday, Jan. 29.
Basehor, Bonner area students on JCCC honor rolls
January 24, 2014
Johnson County Community College listed several Basehor and Bonner Springs area students on its 2013 fall semester honor rolls.
Bonner restaurant’s Super Bowl Sunday sales benefit cancer patient
January 24, 2014
Bonner Springs Pizza Co., 129 Oak St., is teaming up with the Bonner Springs Fire Department to raise funds for young cancer patient Haley Bernard and her family on Super Bowl Sunday.