Nico Roesler Reporter

Nico Roesler is the community reporter for the Basehor Sentinel.

Recent stories

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 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 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-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 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.
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 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.
Basehor-Linwood student to compete in Junior Olympics in Colorado
April 7, 2014
Blake Tucker, a student at Basehor-Linwood Middle School, is traveling to Colorado Springs, Colo., for the Junior Olympics shooting competitions, where he will compete against some of the best young shooters in the country.
Basehor-Linwood officials fight for virtual school funding
April 2, 2014
While state lawmakers mull several bills aimed at meeting the Kansas Supreme Court mandate on equalization, Basehor-Linwood school officials traveled to Topeka to fight for funding for the district’s and the state’s virtual schools.

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Recent photos

Katie Eberth and Katie Tindell, seniors at BLHS, are being honored this year as Kansas Governor's Scholars for being in the top one percent of their class.

Brandon Magaha, of Basehor, is a part-time firefighter for the Fairmount Township Fire Department and a guitarist in the band Get Busy Living.

Brandon Magaha, 25, cleans off a fire truck after a medical call on Monday morning.

Todd and Tara Krouse stand outside of their new business in Basehor, Krouse House, Furniture and Home Decor.

The Krouse House's store lined with refinished and custom book shelves, desks, chairs and chest of drawers.

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