Local news

Remember When for Nov. 26, 2015
November 23, 2015
Events reported this week in The Chieftain 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
BLAS continues to add families to Christmas ‘Adopt-A-Family’ program
November 23, 2015
Each year, Debbie Dearinger gets to see the benefits of the Basehor community’s Christmas spirit of giving first-hand.
Basehor VFW dinner a success thanks to volunteers
November 23, 2015
When you plan to cook a complete Thanksgiving dinner with all of the trimmings for 200 people, you can plan on not getting much sleep in the days leading up to the event.
Leader of Bonner Community Thanksgiving Dinner ready to hand over reigns
November 19, 2015
After 21 years, LeAnne DeTar Newbert says she is handing the reigns of the Bonner Springs Community Thanksgiving Dinner to the next generation.
Remember When for Nov. 19, 2015
November 16, 2015
Events reported this week in The Chieftain 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
Face to Face: Basehor council member Rae Anderson Nicholson
November 11, 2015
Rae Anderson Nicholson, who next week is set to fill a vacant seat on the Basehor City Council, is the subject of this week’s Face to Face.
Remember When for Nov. 12, 2015
November 10, 2015
Events reported this week in The Chieftain 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
USD 458 students accepted into honor choirs
November 4, 2015
Twelve Basehor-Linwood middle and high school students were accepted into honor choirs for the American Choral Director’s Association Southwest Division Conference.
Remember When for Nov. 5, 2015
November 3, 2015
Events reported this week in The Chieftain 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
Basehor library, mahjongg group sponsor BLAS food drive
October 30, 2015
The 4-Winds Mahjongg group is supporting a food drive at the Basehor Community Library, 1400 158th St., to benefit Basehor-Linwood Assistance Services.
Township firefighters add EMS equipment
October 28, 2015
The Reno and Sherman township fire departments in Leavenworth County have implemented a new medical program in their response areas.
Remember When for Oct. 29, 2015
October 27, 2015
Events reported this week in The Chieftain 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
Face to Face: Basehor craft show leader Pam Maughmer
October 27, 2015
Basehor resident and craft show organizer Pam Maughmer is the subject of this week’s Face to Face.
Remember When for Oct. 22, 2015
October 19, 2015
Events reported this week in The Chieftain 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.