City News

Giving your 2 cents: Unified Government gathers comments on spending expected revenue increase
STAR bond payoff should increase sales tax revenues by $12 million annually
November 18, 2015
Unified Government Mayor Mark Holland told a crowd at the Bonner Springs High School auditorium Tuesday to have some fun.
Remember When for Nov. 19, 2015
November 16, 2015
Events reported this week in The Chieftain 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
Meetings seek input on K-32 corridor’s future
November 12, 2015
Government officials are asking the public to give input on the future of the Kansas Highway 32 corridor in Wyandotte County.
Bonner YMCA volunteer receives award
November 12, 2015
A Bonner Springs woman is being recognized as one of the YMCA of Greater Kansas City’s 2015 Spirit of Service Award winners.
Bonner parks and rec seeks ‘healthy lunch’ photos
November 12, 2015
The Bonner Springs Parks and Recreation Department is encouraging citizens to participate in the American Diabetes Association’s National Healthy Lunch Day on Tuesday with a raffle contest for a pair of 2016 Aquatic Park Day Passes.
Remember When for Nov. 12, 2015
November 10, 2015
Events reported this week in The Chieftain 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
New community choir to begin meeting this month
November 4, 2015
A new Bonner Springs Community Choir is being formed.
Good signs: New city manager has positive first week
November 4, 2015
Sean Pederson takes it as a good sign that the first day he stepped into his role as Bonner Springs city manager, the Royals won Game 1 of the World Series.
Remember When for Nov. 5, 2015
November 3, 2015
Events reported this week in The Chieftain 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
Face to Face: Bonner Springs chiropractor Martha Aitkens
November 3, 2015
Martha Aitkens, longtime Bonner Springs chiropractor, is the focus of this week’s Face to Face.
Bonner police take part in ‘no-shave’ movement
October 30, 2015
The Bonner Springs Police Department will be participating in No-Shave November to bring awareness to cancer.
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.
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.
Township firefighters add EMS equipment
October 28, 2015
The Reno and Sherman township fire departments in Leavenworth County have implemented a new medical program in their response areas.