Elections

Robert faces GOP foe in Senate re-election bid
October 9, 2013
U.S. Sen. Pat Roberts, a power in Kansas politics for decades, faces a challenge in the Republican primary from a Kansas City-area doctor who’s never run for office but has gained attention in conservative and tea party circles for his vocal criticism of the federal health care overhaul.
Basehor city council accepts 2014 budget
August 7, 2013
The Basehor city council voted, 5-0, to accept the city’s proposed 2014 budget at a special meeting before its monthly work session Monday at City Hall.
Kansas: Brownback puts 19 appointments on special session agenda
July 30, 2013
Kansas lawmakers expect to consider up to 19 of Gov. Sam Brownback’s appointments during a special legislative session, prompting a top critic Monday to declare that the session has been “orchestrated” to quickly confirm a new state Court of Appeals judge without much public scrutiny.
What is more unpopular: Congress or Obamacare?
July 17, 2013
Right out of the chute, it appears the 2014 campaign for U.S. House District 2 will be a contest to determine which is more unpopular: Congress or Obamacare.
Voting rights advocates fear problems with proof of citizenship requirement will mean many lost votes; board rejects Kobach modification
July 16, 2013
Law requires birth certificate, passport or other document for those registering in state for the first time
Kobach proposed rule change on proof-of-citizenship requirement to register to vote
July 12, 2013
Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach is proposing a change to the law he pushed through the Legislature that requires proof of citizenship to register to vote.
Council votes to pursue light at Stone Creek Drive/South Park
April 24, 2013
The Tonganoxie City Council has focused its attention on a traffic signal at U.S. Highway 24-40 and Stone Creek Drive/South Park.
Breuer elected as Basehor mayor
April 2, 2013
David Breuer will continue on as Basehor mayor.
Basehor prepares to vote Tuesday
10:19 a.m., March 27, 2013 Updated 10:58 a.m.
It’s time for Basehor residents to get out and vote come Tuesday’s general election.
Candidates participate in final forum before general election
March 20, 2013
At the Basehor Community Library’s forum Tuesday night, mayoral candidates Fred Box and David Breuer addressed many of the same issues from the primary candidate forum.
Know who you’re voting for
March 20, 2013
In 12 days, residents of Bonner Springs, Edwardsville and Basehor will have the opportunity to help shape the future of their communities and school districts.
Basehor Library to host candidate forum
March 6, 2013
Basehor Community Library will have a candidate forum at 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 19.
Breuer, Box win primary
08:08 p.m., February 26, 2013 Updated 08:27 p.m.
Mayoral candidates David K. Breuer and Fred Box will move on to April’s general election after winning in the primary Tuesday.
Mayoral primary voting off to slow start
09:50 a.m., February 26, 2013 Updated 02:10 p.m.
Leavenworth County Clerk Janet Klasinski is reporting low voter turnout so far today for the Basehor mayoral primary election.