Opinion

Basehor senior living center visited by Congresswoman Lynn Jenkins
April 17, 2014
Congresswoman Lynn Jenkins stopped by Basehor’s Country Place Senior Living Thursday.
Basehor-Linwood school board considers opting out of state assessments
April 17, 2014
The Basehor-Linwood USD 458 School Board considered opting out of the state’s reading and math assessment tests because of technical difficulties with the Kansas University testing website.
Basehor ZIP code to extend south of State Avenue, effective July 1
April 16, 2014
Homes and businesses from 150th Street to 174th Street south of U.S. Highway 24/40 to Interstate 70 will have Basehor, 66007, mailing addresses instead of Bonner Springs, 66012.
Basehor police calls for Apr. 7-13
April 15, 2014
A look at last week’s police calls in Basehor.
Basehor Town Square gas leak forces vet evacuation
April 15, 2014
A leaking gas stove at Jalapeños Mexican Grill in the Basehor Town Square on Tuesday morning forced the evacuation of the Basehor Vet Clinic.
Basehor PRIDE annual Earth Day clean up on Apr. 26
April 15, 2014
The annual Basehor PRIDE Earth Day city wide clean up is Apr. 26 and the group is looking for more volunteers to help beautify Basehor this spring.
Basehor-Linwood seniors honored as Governor’s Scholars
April 14, 2014
Two Basehor-Linwood High School students are being honored this year as Kansas Governor’s Scholars.
Basehor council members outline priorities for 2014, and beyond
April 14, 2014
City staff and the Basehor city council discussed budget numbers and 2014 project goals at the this year’s budget retreat.
Basehor Rustlers 4-H club to celebrate 60th anniversary
April 10, 2014
The Basehor Rustlers 4-H club is inviting all senior citizens and past Basehor Rustlers to come join us at their annual Good Neighbors Dinner and Tea.
Basehor police calls for Mar. 31 - Apr. 6
April 10, 2014
A look at last week’s police calls in Basehor.
Basehor-Linwood school district faces virtual school funding cuts with new legislation
April 10, 2014
The Kansas Legislature’s latest answer to school funding equity significantly impacts the Basehor-Linwood school district, including a potential $285,000 reduction in funding for the virtual school.
Basehor’s annual Easter egg hunt set for April 19
April 9, 2014
The annual Basehor Easter Egg Hunt will take place at 11 a.m. April 19 at the Basehor City Park and will be followed by a free noon lunch.
Basehor firefighter also making it big in a local band
April 9, 2014
Brandon Magaha doubles as a part-time firefighter with the Fairmount Township Fire Department and a guitarist for the local band Get Busy Living. The band recently signed with a national record label and performed at the South By Southwest music festival in Austin, Texas.
Parents as Teachers: Blocks still relevant, important toys
April 8, 2014
On March 29, the Bonner Springs City Library and Parents as Teachers hosted Books, Blocks and Bubbles Young Child Fair. Over 300 people attended and participated in many activities.
Basehor furniture store opens, finds success in restoration
April 8, 2014
Krouse House, Furniture and Home Decor, 14200 Parallel Road, is open five days per week beginning this week. The store sells restored furniture and custom creations.

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