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Public meeting to address $1.7 billion in transportation spending
October 21, 2010
The Kansas Department of Transportation will play host to a public meeting regarding how $1.7 billion in state transportation dollars should be spent from 9:30 a.m. to 2:15 p.m. Friday at the National Guard Armory, 100 S. 20th St., Kansas City, Kan.
K-7 project to close on southbound on ramp at K-32 in Bonner Springs
October 21, 2010
The repair project on the southbound Kansas Highway 7 bridge in Wyandotte County spanning the Kansas River will switch to phase two at about 8 a.m. Friday.
Bonner police calls Oct. 20
October 21, 2010
Bonner Springs Police Department calls for Wednesday, Oct. 20.
Entrepreneurship fair coming to Lansing
October 21, 2010
An entrepreneurship fair will be available for entrepreneurs and small business owners to branch out and share their ideas during professional networking.
Basehor-Linwood girls 3rd at KVL cross country meet
October 21, 2010
Lions and Jaguars dominated the Kaw Valley League cross country championships Thursday afternoon at Wyandotte County Park.
Police make arrest in Bonner robbery
October 21, 2010
A Kansas City, Kan., man has been charged with two counts of aggravated robbery in connection with the recent robbery of Dollar General, 120 Oak St., Bonner Springs.
Remember When for Oct. 21, 2010
October 21, 2010
Area memories from 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
Bonner-Edwardsville district receives ‘excellent’ awards
October 21, 2010
Standards of Excellence results are in and USD 204 officials are singing their students’ praises.
BSHS volleyball rides momentum to 5th-place finish at KVL Tourney
October 21, 2010
A red-hot second half of the season continued for the Bonner Springs volleyball team as it battled to a fifth-place finish at the Kaw Valley League Tournament on Saturday at the Bonner Springs District P.E. Center.
BLHS soccer squad beats Maur Hill, braces for Senior Night against BSHS
October 21, 2010
The Basehor-Linwood soccer squad will celebrate Senior Night with a pre-game ceremony before its 6 p.m. home game today against Bonner Springs.
USD 204 gives nod for band to travel next year
October 21, 2010
Members of the Bonner Springs High School band may be taking a trip together — for the first time in eight years.
Bike race a true chase
October 21, 2010
Mike Berning watched the junior-level racers take off Sunday at Wyandotte County Park with some trepidation.
Renaissance Festival offers Halloween-inspired series
October 21, 2010
The Kansas City Renaissance Festival may have closed Oct. 17, but there are still more attractions to come when festival organizers present the sixth annual Phantom’s Feaste, beginning tonight, Oct. 21, and running through Oct. 24. The show also will run from Oct. 28 through Halloween, Oct. 31.
Smith: Making a comeback
October 21, 2010
It seems impossible that it has been 25 years — a quarter of a century — since that magical night when everything was really up to date in Kansas City.
Lineman’s rodeo draws hundreds to compete
October 21, 2010
More than 150 three-person lineman teams and 211 apprentices, in addition to hundreds of spectators, crowded the grounds at the National Agricultural Hall of Fame Saturday for the 27th Annual International Lineman’s Rodeo.
Festival brings reality to improv comedy
October 21, 2010
A row of contestants stand onstage, anxiously awaiting a panel of three judges to determine whether their talents will keep them in the game or whether they will soon be saying their last hurrahs.
City to share new floodplain changes in open house
Modifications may affect insurance requirements
October 21, 2010
Recent changes may require some Bonner Springs residents to check into their homeowner’s insurance.
Library program promotes researching family trees
October 21, 2010
You just never know who might be hiding in your family tree.
Club learns about new Dream Works program
October 21, 2010
The Edwardsville Kiwanis Club heard about “Nurturing Neighbors,” a new program of The Dream Work, Kansas City, Kan.
On the agenda
October 21, 2010
Bonner Springs City Council agenda for the Oct. 25 meeting.
Sedgwick: Grief overcome with friends
October 21, 2010
We are called upon in this life to endure tragic moments, heavy days when the sky seems ever so dark.
Neighbors: Scott Wagner
October 21, 2010
Scott Wagner of Bonner Springs shares a little bit about himself in this week’s Neighbors column.
New library boasts more space, room to grow
October 21, 2010
Linwood’s library collection once could be found in a former jail cell, Bruce Nelson noted Sunday.