Nico Roesler Reporter

Nico Roesler is the community reporter for the Basehor Sentinel.

Recent stories

U.S. Soccer National Training Complex to begin construction by summer
February 26, 2015
The construction of the new U.S. Soccer National Training Center complex in Kansas City, Kan., is scheduled to begin in late spring or early summer, and the area expects a lot of benefits from the development.
First-degree murder charges filed in robbery attempt at She’s A Pistol
January 9, 2015
The robbery of a gun store Friday afternoon in downtown Shawnee turned into a firefight resulting in the death of one of the store’s owners.
Shawnee 92-year-old resident earns right to vote
September 10, 2014
A 92-year-old Shawnee resident recently won her right to vote in front of the State Election Board.
Face to Face: First State Bank’s Blake Waters
August 11, 2014
Get to know your neighbors with our Face to Face feature. This week, we talk with First State Bank and Trust’s Blake Waters.
Basehor Awards and Trophies celebrates 10 years in business
August 6, 2014
Basehor Awards and Trophies is celebrating their 10th year in business, and owners James and Laura Smith are ready for the next 10.
Basehor adopts 2015 budget
August 5, 2014
The City of Basehor adopted its 2015 budget following a public hearing on Monday evening. The budget, which takes effect Jan. 1, 2015, includes a $350,000 budget to be used for pavement management and about $73,000 for parks and recreation.
Basehor Community Library holding film contest and festival
August 4, 2014
Aspiring Stephen Spielbergs and Martin Scorseses of Basehor have a chance to showcase their filmmaking skills in the Basehor Community Library film contest this month.
Basehor, Linwood and Tonganoxie groups give back through Prison Garden Project
July 30, 2014
One day per week in Linwood, Tonganoxie and Basehor, residents have the pick of free farm produce at a not-so-typical farmers market.
Basehor police department works to find homes for stray dogs
July 29, 2014
The Basehor police department, with the help of an animal loving officer, has begun a program this year that allows them to more easily find homes for stray dogs and cats found in the city.
Former Basehor police chief Vincent Weston leaves long legacy with city
July 28, 2014
Basehor City Hall employees and city officials from 1989 to 2004 remember a stern, structured police chief, but one who often cracked a smile often and dedicated his life to public service.

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Recent photos

Kansas City native Jon Poorman takes over as the new sports editor after covering high school sports in Houston for two years.

Co-owner Jon Bieker was shot and killed during a robbery of his wife's store She's A Pistol Friday afternoon in downtown Shawnee.

Evelyn Howard looks through her family Bible.

Evelyn Howard's birth records in her family Bible show her and her siblings' date of birth and place of birth.

Laura and James Smith stand in the show room of Basehor Awards and Trophies.

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