Archive for Thursday, October 29, 2015

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Kansas agency spokeswoman’s Facebook posting draws criticism
October 29, 2015
The Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services’ spokeswoman faced criticism Wednesday over a Facebook posting referring to “slow learners” in attacking a proposal for a special course for college students struggling with state voter registration requirement.
Tonganoxie police asking for help in finding missing resident
October 29, 2015
Tonganoxie police are asking for the public’s assistance in a missing-person case. Law enforcement officials are trying to find Loretta J. Jewell, 57, a Tonganoxie resident who has been missing nearly two weeks.
Kansas to get $1.3 million for ethanol pumps for motorists
October 29, 2015
The U.S. Agriculture Department has awarded Kansas $1.3 million in matching funds for a program to increase the availability of ethanol blended fuels for motorists.
Bonner High alum honored by chiropractor group
October 29, 2015
Kendall Payne, a 1995 Bonner Springs High School graduate, was recently named the 2015 Doctor of the Year by members of the Kansas Chiropractic Association (KCA) at their fall convention Oct. 9-11.
White falcon lost in Kansas
October 29, 2015
A man attending a national falcon gathering in Kansas is searching for his white falcon that escaped.
Bonner Springs to conduct sewer smoke tests next week
October 29, 2015
The Bonner Springs Utilities Department will conduct smoke testing on the sanitary sewers on Tuesday and Wednesday in the area east of N. Nettleton, west of K-7, and north of Spring Avenue, including the area north of Morse Avenue and south of Metropolitan.
New Edwardsville city official looks to make an impact
October 29, 2015
Among Zack Daniel’s first orders of business at Edwardsville City Hall Monday was formulating a plan to improve the city’s communication with residents and the community at large.