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Bonner Springs boys fall to No. 7 Bishop Miege
March 5, 2015
The Bonner Springs boys basketball team saw its season come to a conclusion on Thursday evening with a 66-57 sub-state road loss to No. 7 Bishop Miege.
New Kansas schools plan has funds for budget emergencies
March 5, 2015
Republican legislative leaders in Kansas are responding to a key concern about their new school funding plan by including a proposal to set aside dollars for extraordinary needs.
Kansas governor talks tax policy with Missouri lawmakers
March 5, 2015
Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback touted his income tax policies Wednesday during a visit to Missouri’s capital city, telling Republican legislators and business groups there that “the seeds of growth” are starting to sprout in his state despite a projected budget shortfall approaching $600 million.
Top Kansas GOP lawmakers to unveil school funding proposal
March 5, 2015
Top Republicans in the Kansas Legislature are preparing to outline their plan for overhauling how the state distributes money to public schools, a key issue as lawmakers work to close a projected budget shortfall.
Health officials confirm tuberculosis case in Olathe
March 5, 2015
Johnson County and Kansas health officials say a student at an eastern Kansas high school has been diagnosed with tuberculosis.
Bonner’s Blarney Stone Quest clues announced
March 5, 2015
Bonner Springs Parks and Recreation has announced the second clue in its annual “Quest for the Blarney Stone” contest.
2015 Candidate questionnaire: Dani Gurley, Bonner Springs City Council Ward 2
March 5, 2015
Dani Gurley is seeking election to the Ward 2 Bonner Springs City Council seat against incumbent Racheal Haas.
2015 Candidate questionnaire: Racheal Haas, Bonner Springs City Council Ward 2
March 5, 2015
Racheal Haas is seeking re-election to her Ward 2 Bonner Springs City Council seat, running against challenger Dani Gurley. The following are Haas’s responses to The Chieftain’s candidate questionnaire.
2015 Candidate questionnaire: Mike Thompson, Bonner Springs City Council Ward 1
March 5, 2015
Mike Thompson is seeking election to the Ward 1 Bonner Springs City Council seat against incumbent Jack Knight.
2015 Candidate questionnaire: Jack Knight, Bonner Springs City Council Ward 1
March 5, 2015
Jack Knight is seeking re-election to his Ward 1 Bonner Springs City Council seat against challenger Mike Thompson.
2015 Candidate questionnaire: Craig Crider, Edwardsville City Council
March 5, 2015
Craig Crider is an incumbent seeking re-election to one of three at-large seats on the Edwardsville City Council, with fellow incumbents Chuck Adams and Garrett Mellott and challengers Terry Dunn and Chuck Stites. The following are Crider’s responses to The Chieftain’s candidate questionnaire.
2015 Candidate questionnaire: Chuck Adams, Edwardsville City Council
March 5, 2015
Chuck Adams is an incumbent running for one of three at-large positions on the Edwardsville City Council in the April 7, 2015, election.
2015 Candidate questionnaire: Jordan Mackey, Bonner Springs City Council Ward 3
March 5, 2015
Jordan Mackey is running for election to the Ward 3 Bonner Springs City Council seat, facing incumbent Bob Reeves. The following are Mackey’s responses to The Chieftain’s candidate questionnaire.
2015 Candidate questionnaire: Chuck Stites, Edwardsville City Council
March 5, 2015
Chuck Stites is seeking election to one of three at-large seats on the Edwardsville City Council, against incumbents Chuck Adams, Craig Crider and Garrett Mellott and fellow challenger Terence “Terry” Dunn. The following are Stites’s responses to The Chieftain’s candidate questionnaire.
2015 Candidate questionnaire: Terry Dunn, Edwardsville City Council
March 5, 2015
Terence “Terry” Dunn is seeking election to one of three at-large seats on the Edwardsville City Council, against incumbents Chuck Adams, Craig Crider and Garrett Mellott and fellow challenger Chuck Stites.
2015 Candidate questionnaire: Mark Kipp, Bonner Springs City Council Ward 4
March 5, 2015
Mark Kipp is seeking election to the Ward 4 Bonner Springs City Council seat, running against incumbent Eric Freeman. The following are Kipp’s responses to The Chieftain’s candidate questionnaire.
2015 Candidate questionnaire: Garrett Mellott, Edwardsville City Council
March 5, 2015
Garrett Mellott is an incumbent seeking re-election to one of three at-large seats on the Edwardsville City Council, with fellow incumbents Chuck Adams and Craig Crider and challengers Terry Dunn and Chuck Stites.
2015 Candidate questionnaire: Eric Freeman, Bonner Springs City Council Ward 4
March 5, 2015
Eric Freeman is seeking re-election to his Ward 4 Bonner Springs City Council seat against challenger Mark Kipp. The following are Freeman’s responses to The Chieftain’s candidate questionnaire.
2015 Candidate questionnaire: Bob Reeves, Bonner Springs City Council Ward 3
March 5, 2015
Bob Reeves is seeking re-election to his Ward 3 Bonner Springs City Council seat, running against challenger Jordan Mackey. The following are Reeves’s responses to The Chieftain’s candidate questionnaire.