Local news

Remember When for June 25, 2015
June 23, 2015
Events reported this week in The Chieftain 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
Basehor ‘gaining traction’ in push for EMS expansion
June 18, 2015
After three years of asking the county to expand its EMS services in Basehor, city officials believe they are finally gaining traction.
Face to Face: Basehor pastor Duane McCracken
June 17, 2015
Duane McCracken, pastor with the First Baptist Church of Basehor, shares a little about himself in this week’s Face to Face.
Remember When for June 18, 2015
June 15, 2015
Events reported this week in The Chieftain 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
Two Basehor men killed in Saturday crash near Eudora
07:32 p.m., June 13, 2015 Updated 03:25 p.m.
Two Basehor men are dead, and one Basehor man has been arrested, following a Saturday morning crash near Eudora.
Basehor-Linwood Middle School lists 4th quarter honor roll
June 11, 2015
Basehor-Linwood Middle School has released its fourth quarter Gold and Purple honor rolls for the 2014-15 school year.
BLHS lists final honor roll of 2014-15
June 11, 2015
Basehor-Linwood High School has released the Bobcat and Gold honor rolls for the fourth quarter of the 2014-15 school year.
Historic endeavor: BLHS students head to national competition
June 11, 2015
On June 29, 1956, President Dwight D. Eisenhower signed the Federal-Aid Highway Act, creating a 41,000-mile network of interstate highways spanning the nation.
Letter: Three cheers for Basehor stories
June 10, 2015
To the editor: I want to compliment The Chieftain for the excellent coverage of Basehor in the June 4th issue.
Relay For Life participant turned cancer survivor encourages participation
June 10, 2015
George Cox has been supporting the Kaw Valley Relay For Life in Bonner Springs since its inception in 2003.
Remember When for June 11, 2015
June 9, 2015
Events reported in The Chieftain this week 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
Face to Face: Linwood business owner Kim Miller-Tallman
June 8, 2015
Miller Sign Shoppe owner Kim Miller-Tallman shares a little about herself in this week’s Face to Face.
Dairy Days announces parking changes due to rain
June 5, 2015
Due to all the heavy rains in the past few days, Basehor Dairy Days has announced it will not allow parking at the City Park, where conditions are too muddy
Flash flood warning in effect for Leavenworth County, parts of Wyandotte, Johnson counties
June 3, 2015
The National Weather Service has issued a flash flood warning that’s in effect until 4:30 p.m. today for the area.