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Face to Face: Edwardsville City Councilman Chuck Adams
April 18, 2014
Edwardsville City Councilman Chuck Adams shares his novel-writing dreams and metro-wide leadership in this week’s Face to Face column.
Local athletes to compete at Kansas Relays
High school competition begins Friday
April 18, 2014
Several area high school athletes will be in action Friday and Saturday at the Kansas Relays, which will take place at Kansas University’s Rock Chalk Park.
Bonner’s 134th Street again closed to through traffic
April 17, 2014
The Kansas Department of Transportation has announced new closure dates for 134th Street due to the construction of bridges for the new Interstate 70 and Kansas Highway 7 ramps.
Tonganoxie man indicted on federal child porn charges
April 17, 2014
A Tonganoxie resident previously convicted of second-degree murder, as well as aggravated assault of a law enforcement officer, has been charged in federal court with possession of child pornography.
Bonner Arts Alliance establishing itself as high-achieving group
April 17, 2014
Two and a half months. It’s not much time, but that plus three general meetings and several more small committee meetings is all that the new Bonner Springs Arts Alliance needed after meeting for the first time to accomplish an astonishing amount
Five signs spring has arrived in Baldwin City
April 17, 2014
Nature provides many signs of spring’s arrival. In Kansas, we look for blooming redbuds, the arrival of song birds and, of course, dandelions. The following are five things more particular to Baldwin City that signal spring’s arrival.
Kansas African American museum on hold
April 16, 2014
Supporters of an effort to build a new Kansas African American Museum in downtown Wichita are vowing to keep working, even after the proposal was postponed and land designated as the museum’s location was returned to the city.
Kansas professors endorse new social media policy
April 16, 2014
More than 80 distinguished professors have endorsed a new proposed social media policy for Kansas universities.
Tonganoxie dismisses case against green stripe ‘leprechaun’
April 16, 2014
The case of the green stripe appears to be closed.
Walcott breaks BLHS mile record at home meet
April 16, 2014
When the 2014 track and field season is over, Basehor-Linwood coach Scott Russell might want to give Quinnlyn Walcott the program record book and a pen.
BSHS baseball victim of perfect game
April 16, 2014
At any level, a perfect game is a rarity on the baseball diamond. Bonner Springs took part in such an occasion Tuesday night at Tonganoxie, but unfortunately, the Braves were the victims.
Brave softball sweeps Tonganoxie
April 16, 2014
When the Bonner Springs softball team traveled Tuesday to Tonganoxie, coach Denise Chowning had one primary goal for her players: Compete with a sense of confidence. From the very first pitch, the Braves didn’t seem to lack much in that department.
Bonner Education Foundation announces Rise and Shine breakfast
April 16, 2014
The Bonner Springs-Edwardsville Education Foundation’s annual “Rise & Shine Recognition Breakfast” is set for May 22 in the Bonner Springs High School Cafeteria.
Kansas Jewish center where two were killed reopens
April 16, 2014
A Jewish Community Center in Kansas where two people were shot to death on Sunday has reopened.
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.
Edwardsville residents voice opposition to post office closure
April 16, 2014
The closure of the Edwardsville Post Office following an accident that damaged the building brought several residents to Monday’s Edwardsville City Council meeting.
Kansas man pleads guilty to child porn
April 15, 2014
A northeast Kansas man has entered a guilty plea in federal court to one count of accessing child pornography with intent to view.
Kansas: Bob Dole to tour cities next week
April 15, 2014
Former U.S. Sen. Bob Dole says he’s looking forward to visiting friends across Kansas next week.
Kansas University student has tuberculosis, officials confirm
April 15, 2014
Kansas University officials say a student with tuberculosis is expected to make a full recovery.
Chipotle money at heart of KU student elections squabble
April 15, 2014
Although the Kansas University student body elections wrapped up Thursday, the results are currently under lock and key until a dispute over the election is resolved.