Local news

Bonner Springs perfect site for optometrists’ expansion
April 24, 2014
When the Family EyeCare Center in Leavenworth was looking to expand, it didn’t take long to determine Bonner Springs would be the best spot for their new office.
Bonner resident initiated into collegiate honor society
April 23, 2014
The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi announced that LuDina Marney of Bonner Springs was recently initiated into Phi Kappa Phi.
Bonner Springs site of ‘Bikeway Plan’ public meeting
April 23, 2014
The Mid-America Regional Council is looking for public comments as it develops a Regional Bikeway Plan, with one comment session scheduled in Bonner Springs.
Bonner library participates in World Book Night tonight
April 23, 2014
The Bonner Springs City Library is participating in World Book Night this evening.
Bonner locations available for drug take-back event
April 22, 2014
A Wyandotte County Prescription Drug Take Back event has been organized from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at multiple locations in the county, including two in Bonner Springs.
Bonner native on 2nd place KU team in state math competition
April 22, 2014
University of Kansas undergraduate students took first and second place in the team competition as well as individual awards at the ninth Kansas Collegiate Math Competition, March 29 at Emporia State University, and a Bonner Springs native was a member of the second-place team.
The Chieftain’s Pet of the Week: Phoebe
April 22, 2014
Phoebie is a 9-month-old tortoiseshell calico kitten, who loves attention from people and loves to “torment” other kitties.
New building at Bonner Springs Plaza moving forward
April 21, 2014
The new building required as part of the city’s agreement for the redevelopment of the Bonner Springs Plaza, including Nuts and Bolts Truevalue Hardware, is closer to being constructed.
Remember When for April 24, 2014
April 21, 2014
News reported this week in The Chieftain 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
Face to Face: Edwardsville City Councilman Chuck Adams
April 18, 2014
Edwardsville City Councilman Chuck Adams shares his novel-writing dreams and metro-wide leadership in this week’s Face to Face column.
Bonner’s 134th Street again closed to through traffic
April 17, 2014
The Kansas Department of Transportation has announced new closure dates for 134th Street due to the construction of bridges for the new Interstate 70 and Kansas Highway 7 ramps.
Bonner Arts Alliance establishing itself as high-achieving group
April 17, 2014
Two and a half months. It’s not much time, but that plus three general meetings and several more small committee meetings is all that the new Bonner Springs Arts Alliance needed after meeting for the first time to accomplish an astonishing amount
Bonner Education Foundation announces Rise and Shine breakfast
April 16, 2014
The Bonner Springs-Edwardsville Education Foundation’s annual “Rise & Shine Recognition Breakfast” is set for May 22 in the Bonner Springs High School Cafeteria.
Edwardsville residents voice opposition to post office closure
April 16, 2014
The closure of the Edwardsville Post Office following an accident that damaged the building brought several residents to Monday’s Edwardsville City Council meeting.
Bonner Springs to begin flushing water mains next week
April 15, 2014
The Bonner Springs Utilities Department will start flushing water mains next week.

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