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A look at news from the Basehor area


Ag Hall announces new director, hours for 2015
February 2, 2015
The National Agricultural Center and Hall of Fame Monday announced that it has selected a new director of operations and development, and it plans to open to the general public for the 2015 season.
Remember When for Jan. 29, 2015
January 26, 2015
Events reported this week in The Chieftain 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
Bonner parks and rec seeks summer pool employees
January 21, 2015
The Bonner Springs Aquatic Park now is accepting applications for several seasonal positions.
Face to Face: Bonner aquatics supervisor Kayla Vice
January 21, 2015
Bonner Springs Parks and Recreation Department’s (very) new aquatics supervisor, Kayla Vice, introduces herself in this week’s Face to Face column.
Kiwanis among many worthy service organizations
January 21, 2015
Attending a weekly Kiwanis Club meeting is a “good habit” for thousands of men and women worldwide who are dedicated to helping their communities while combining service with fun.
Remember When for Jan. 22, 2015
January 21, 2015
Events reported in The Chieftain this week 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
Bonner diner site of commercial shoot
January 20, 2015
Dari Dine, located at Kump and Nettleton avenues in Bonner Springs, was the scene for a commercial filmed Friday.
Bonner council gives support to $64 million development
January 13, 2015
A $64 million development could be on its way to Bonner Springs, and though developers warn there are many steps until it comes to fruition, they hope to begin construction this year.
Remember When for Jan. 15, 2015
January 12, 2015
Events reported in The Chieftain this week 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
Bonner council to consider $64 million development in city’s northeast corner
January 12, 2015
The Bonner Springs City Council tonight is set to review a proposed $64 million development at 118th Street and State Avenue this evening before approving a memorandum of understanding with the developer.
11 Kansas hospitals penalized for rates of infections
January 8, 2015
Eleven Kansas hospitals are among more than 700 nationwide that have been penalized for having high rates of infections or patient injuries, leading to a 1 percent reduction in Medicare reimbursements since the current fiscal year began in October.
Face to Face: Bonner Springs volunteer Jack Wiley
January 8, 2015
Jack Wiley, a volunteer for Hidden Treasures Thrift Shop, shares a little about himself in this week’s Face to Face column.
Humane society hoping to build animal shelter to serve Leavenworth County
January 6, 2015
Leavenworth County Humane Society, Inc., says it is creating a solution for animal control needs in the county, but some county officials have their doubts.
Remember When for Jan. 8, 2015
January 5, 2015
Events reported this week in The Chieftain 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.