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Remember When for Dec. 24, 2015
December 21, 2015
Events reported this week in The Chieftain 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
Remember When for Dec. 17, 2015
December 14, 2015
Events reported this week in The Chieftain 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
Ag Hall adds 5K to Santa Express events
Annual fundraising run will support historic building maintenance
December 1, 2015
There may not be snow, but locals will be dashing through Bonner Springs with Santa at the Dec. 5 Santa Express 5K in support of historic structures at the Ag Hall.
Court rules with city of Basehor in wrongful termination suit
November 27, 2015
The United States Court of Appeals has affirmed a district court’s judgment against an officer claiming he was fired from the Basehor Police Department for exercising his First Amendment rights.
Basehor, Bonner locations available for prescription safe disposal
September 21, 2015
Law enforcement officers across the state will be collecting unused, leftover medications for safe disposal on Saturday, including three locations in Basehor and Bonner Springs.
Remember When for Sept. 10, 2015
September 7, 2015
Events reported this week in The Chieftain 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
Planning underway for 4th annual Go Dog Go walk
August 20, 2015
Basehor Community Library and Wagg’n Tails Day Spa are joining forces once again to host the 4th Annual Go Dog Go, a dog walk fundraiser for the Leavenworth County Humane Society, at 9:30 a.m. Sept. 12 at Basehor City Park.
Leavenworth County approves EMS services for Basehor
July 29, 2015
The Leavenworth County Board of Commissioners has agreed to include staffing for an ambulance based in Basehor at the Fairmount Township Fire Department in the county’s 2016 budget.
Basehor-Linwood High to provide laptops for all students
July 28, 2015
Basehor-Linwood USD 458 is preparing to launch a 1:1 laptop initiative at Basehor-Linwood High School this fall that will equip all students in grades nine through 12 with a MacBook Air provided by the district.
Basehor-based Holy-Field takes top honors at wine competition
July 16, 2015
Holy-Field Winery, located in Basehor, received four gold medals, including a Sweepstakes winner for Valvin Muscat, in the Ninth Annual Mid-American Wine Competition held July 10-12 at the Des Moines Area Community College campus in Ankeny, Iowa.

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