Local news

Remember When for Oct. 23, 2014
October 20, 2014
Events reported this week in The Chieftain 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
Bonner Springs woman recognized by national sorority
October 20, 2014
Karen Tennant of Bonner Springs was recently chosen to serve as an election teller for the 2015 convention of Phi Tau Omega Sorority.
Candidate questionnaire: Willie Dove, House Dist. 38
October 20, 2014
Willie Dove is the incumbent Republican from rural Bonner Springs running against Democrat Jan Pringle for the 38th District in the Kansas House of Representatives.
Edwardsville council considers unsafe building process, trash collection
October 15, 2014
The city of Edwardsville is considering its options after its trash-pickup contract ends next spring, as well as how to prioritize a list of potentially unsafe buildings in the city.
Bonner council approves sand dredging operations, Operation Green Light
October 15, 2014
The Bonner Spring City Council Monday approved a five-year extension of a special use permit to Holiday Sand & Gravel for a plant needed in dredging operations on land that will eventually be deeded to Bonner Springs and Shawnee for a park
Face to Face: Bonner Springs esthetician Leandra Johnson
October 15, 2014
LeAndra Johnson, a Bonner Springs native who recently returned to her home town and started a new business, is the subject of this week’s Face to Face.
WyCo museum plans ‘History Howl’
October 14, 2014
The Wyandotte County Historical Museum, 631 N. 126th St., will have a Halloween History Howl event this weekend.
Bonner plans annual Monster Bash
October 14, 2014
The Bonner Springs Parks & Recreation Department will have its annual Kid’s Monster Bash 3-5 p.m. Oct. 26 at the Bonner springs Community Center, 200 E. Third St.
Wyandotte County advance voting begins next week
October 14, 2014
Wyandotte County voters may begin voting in advance for the Nov. 4 election as early as Tuesday.
Remember When for Oct. 16, 2014
October 13, 2014
Events reported this week in The Chieftain 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
Kerry Roberts basketball registration now open
October 10, 2014
Registration is now open for the 2014-15 season of the Kerry Roberts Winter Basketball League.
Former mayor’s son dies in car accident
October 10, 2014
Michael Breneman, the eldest son of former Bonner Springs mayor Steve Breneman and wife Joan, died in a car accident Wednesday near Pittsburg.
Basehor, Bonner golfers champions at WyCo senior golf tourney
October 9, 2014
Bob Chatterton of Bonner Springs and Bob Savner of Basehor had winning performances in the 31st annual Wyandotte County Senior Golf Championship, Kansas City’s oldest and largest senior amateur tournament.
Edwardsville breast cancer survivor now proudly sports pink
October 9, 2014
Pam Frazey says she had never been a “pink” person. “I never wore pink. Ever,” she says.
Downtown Bonner wine bar to close, allowing expansion of neighboring business
October 8, 2014
Bottle12 Wine Bar announced it will close this winter due to the expansion of the neighboring business in its building.

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