A look at news from the Basehor area

Top Stories of 2015: The Year in Review for Basehor, Bonner Springs, Edwardsville
December 31, 2014
The past year saw some major changes for the communities covered by The Chieftain.
Kansas court orders more state spending on schools
December 30, 2014
A state district court panel has ruled that Kansas isn’t spending enough money on its public schools to provide a suitable education for every child.
Fundraiser planned for family of late Bonner cancer patient
December 30, 2014
Several area residents are planning a fundraiser to benefit Jessica Langley, daughter of the late Jodi Shelton-Langley, in mid-January.
Remember When for Jan. 1, 2015
December 29, 2014
Events reported this week in The Chieftain 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
Pickleball games offered at Bonner community center
December 23, 2014
The Bonner Springs Community Center is offering Pickleball games 1-3 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays at the Bonner Springs Community Center.
Basehor, Bonner, Edwardsville students among ESU grads
December 23, 2014
Five area students were among the more than 500 candidates for December graduation at Emporia State University.
With no news on burglaries, Ag Hall directors moving forward
December 23, 2014
The supporters of the National Agricultural Center and Hall of Fame are hoping to put a run of bad luck behind them.
Remember When for Dec. 25, 2014
December 22, 2014
Events reported in The Chieftain this week 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
New Bonner library director hopes to add programming for adults, Hispanics
December 18, 2014
Jack Granath says libraries face many challenges with the onset of technology, and libraries have had various means of responding to those challenges.
K-7 and I-70 ramp opens, bridge to be removed
December 17, 2014
The Kansas Department of Transportation today opened the new ramp from Kansas Highway 7 to eastbound Interstate 70, which is accessed at Speaker Road south of I-70.
Program to detail history of Bonner’s Kuhn Cannery
December 17, 2014
The Wyandotte County Extension Office next month will offer a program detailing the history of a Bonner Springs business.
New downtown Bonner antiques store hopes to wow customers
December 17, 2014
After 20 years of collecting, Tamera and Patrick Paine may have just about anything a customer would want, even if it isn’t on public display at their new business, Yowza Antiques.
Remember When for Dec. 18, 2014
December 15, 2014
Events reported this week in The Chieftain 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
Basehor, Bonner Jayhawks graduate
December 15, 2014
A number of Basehor- and Bonner Springs-area residents are among the nearly 1,250 candidates for degree from the University of Kansas this fall.