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USD 204 summer meal program now in Edwardsville
June 2, 2015
The last time Bonner Springs-Edwardsville USD 204 tried to offer its free summer meal program through Edwardsville Elementary School, there were some barriers to its success.
Police arrest suspects in Tuesday morning armed robbery following chase
June 2, 2015
A high speed pursuit that began in Kansas City, Kansas, continued through Shawnee and ended in Bonner Springs Tuesday afternoon involved the suspects from a earlier armed robbery in Shawnee, police say.
Some Kansas regions report near record rainfall in May
June 2, 2015
To no one’s surprise, some Kansas areas reported near record amounts of rain for the month of May.
Basehor accordionist shares ‘alien’ instrument with grade schoolers
June 2, 2015
Playing the accordion is no mean feat — a fact Frank Palcher knows all too well. “It’s not an easy instrument to learn, and a lot of people don’t really have a feel for it, for what it takes to do it,” the Basehor resident says.
Kansas University student dies from bacterial meningitis
June 2, 2015
Kansas health officials say a 19-year-old suburban Kansas City student at the University of Kansas has died of complications from a sinus infection, which led to bacterial meningitis.
Kansas Legislature to discuss new taxes to fill shortfall
June 2, 2015
Kansas lawmakers are preparing to discuss new packages of tax increases aimed at closing a looming budget shortfall.
Appeals court upholds Kansas cap on local school taxes
June 2, 2015
A federal appeals court has sided against parents in a northeast Kansas lawsuit who are challenging the state’s cap on how much money residents in a school district can raise through taxes.