Local news

Basehor sixth on 30 safest Kansas cities list
December 22, 2014
A recent study placed Basehor as the sixth safest city in Kansas, following fifth-ranked Lansing.
Remember When for Dec. 25, 2014
December 22, 2014
Events reported in The Chieftain this week 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
Basehor-Linwood boys rally, hold off Piper
December 17, 2014
Seniors Patrick Muldoon and Carson Fliger combined for 41 points as the Basehor-Linwood boys basketball team overcame a sluggish start and defeated Piper 68-63 Tuesday at Piper.
Basehor historical society aims to reach shoe drive goal by Christmas
December 16, 2014
Ken Massingill said it seems like the moment volunteers clean out one massive pile of donated shoes, it is replaced by another at the Basehor Historical Museum.
Face to Face: Basehor history lover Anna Jean Breuer
December 16, 2014
Basehor Historical Museum volunteer Anna Jean Breuer shares a little about herself in this week’s Face to Face column.
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.
Former Kansas fire chief pleads guilty to theft
December 11, 2014
A former Kansas City-area fire chief has pleaded guilty to stealing more than $14,000 from his township.
USD 458 patron survey results show bond issue support
December 10, 2014
Basehor-Linwood USD 458 patrons greatly support a Career and Technical Education center at the high school, technology expansion and renovations to Basehor and Linwood elementary schools.
Remember When for Dec. 11, 2014
December 9, 2014
Events reported this week in The Chieftain 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
The World Company’s community papers seek freelance writers
December 9, 2014
If you’ve always wanted to see your name in print, here’s your chance. The World Company is looking for freelance writers for high school sports and general news coverage.
Basehor neighbors create ‘treemendous’ Christmas tree
December 3, 2014
Two Basehor neighbors came together to turn a front yard evergreen tree into a display they hope will raise motorists’ spirits at Christmas.
Remember When for Dec. 4, 2014
December 1, 2014
Events reported this week in The Chieftain 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
Face to Face: Basehor VFW member Eddie Bush
November 25, 2014
Basehor VFW member Eddie Bush shares a little bit about himself in this week’s Face to Face column.
Basehor, Bonner singers soloists at USM concert
November 24, 2014
The University of Saint Mary Department of Fine Arts will present its annual Christmas Vespers Concert in mid-December, featuring soloists from Basehor and Bonner Springs.

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