Lansing News

A Look Back: RSS feed information
March 22, 2012
The learning never stops where the internet is concerned.
A Look Back: A Brush with Letterheads
March 16, 2012
Since I retired from the Young Sign Company a few years ago, I still like to stop in the shop to visit the children and grandchildren.
A Look Back: Before photography
March 8, 2012
Recently I got an e-mail with a video that was about a Camera Lucida and it reminded me on one I used over 60 years ago. It is an optical device used as a drawing aid by artists. long before digital cameras and modern technology. It performs an optical superimposition of the subject being viewed upon the surface upon which the artist is drawing. The artist sees both the scene and the drawing surface simultaneously, as in a photographic double exposure.
A Look Back: Lansing gymnasium history
March 1, 2012
A week or so ago Rusty Wynkoop, a graduate of Lansing High School in 1966, asked me exactly where the gymnasium floor was in 1949 and 50, the years our team went to state.
Two men die near Lansing in apparent murder-suicide
March 1, 2012
Two men died Wednesday night west of Lansing after an apparent murder-suicide, Leavenworth County Undersheriff Ron Cranor said.
A Look Back: Trash and recycling program
February 23, 2012
A new era called the “Cart Trash and Recycling Program” will begin March 1 in Lansing.
No decision made on airport studies as county waits for cities to agree on site
09:43 a.m., February 23, 2012 Updated 01:30 p.m.
Officials emerged from a study session Wednesday without reaching a decision on how to move forward with studies looking into a possible new public Leavenworth County airport.
Leavenworth County leadership class collecting goods for needy
February 22, 2012
For one winter while she was growing up in Leavenworth, Sharon Tuttle’s family had no income while her father recovered from open-heart surgery.

Deffenbaugh cart delivery scheduled to start Monday
February 16, 2012
Deffenbaugh officials announce that delivery of trash and recycling carts will begin on Monday in Lansing in preparation for the new trash and recycling program starting March 1.
A Look Back: Cars
February 16, 2012
We recently received an e-mail about a 101-year-old lady who still drives her 1930 Straight 8 Packard.
Four Bobcats place at KVL wrestling tournament
February 12, 2012
Look for more coverage, including a photo gallery, this week online and in The Sentinel
Follow Live: Kaw Valley League wrestling tournament at Mill Valley High School Saturday
04:36 p.m., February 10, 2012 Updated 09:00 a.m.
Some of the state’s top wrestlers will converge at Mill Valley High School, 5900 Monticello Rd., at 9 a.m. for the Kaw Valley League Tournament.
City of Lansing to be closed Feb. 20 in observance of Presidents Day
February 10, 2012
City of Lansing offices will be closed Monday, Feb. 20 in observance of the Presidents Day holiday. City offices will reopen at 8 a.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 21. The Lansing Community Library is also closed on Monday, Feb. 20.
Leavenworth County Sheriff Zoellner not seeking re-election; Capt. Dedeke files for seat
February 9, 2012
A longtime member of the Leavenworth County Sheriff’s Office looks to replace another longtime member of the department in its top position.