Local news

Bonner business to offer ‘market’ days
December 31, 2015
Happenings Event Space, 11635 Kaw Dr., Bonner Springs, will begin hosting a Third Sunday Market on Jan. 17.
Edwrdsville city staff organize donation drives
December 31, 2015
The Edwardsville city staff completed a number of charitable ventures this month as part of the 2015 holiday season.
Chieftain ending publication with current edition
December 31, 2015
The World Company is ceasing publication of two of its weekly newspapers, including The Chieftain of Bonner Springs and Basehor.
Face to Face: Bonner Springs business owner Nancy Goss
December 30, 2015
Nancy Goss, owner of Excess Self Storage in Bonner Springs, is the subject of this week’s Face to Face.
City managers review 2016 plans
December 30, 2015
With 2015 in the books, area city officials now are preparing for the projects that will take up much of their focus in 2016.
2015 in review: Top stories of the year
December 30, 2015
The top 10 stories reported by The Chieftain in 2015.
Remember When for Dec. 31, 2015
December 29, 2015
Events reported this week in The Chieftain 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
Face to Face: Bonner Springs volunteer Bill Miller
December 22, 2015
Bill Miller, president of the Bonner Springs Rotary Club, is the subject of this week’s Face to Face.
Remember When for Dec. 24, 2015
December 21, 2015
Events reported this week in The Chieftain 10, 25, 50 and 100 years ago.
Bonner library programs in the new year include Iditarod, Poet Laureate
December 18, 2015
A unique program about surviving extreme winter conditions will kick off the New Year at the Bonner Springs City Library.
Lenexa business relocates to Bonner Springs
December 18, 2015
A new business is moving into western Bonner Springs.
Bonner church offer Candlelight Service
December 18, 2015
First Christian Church of Bonner Springs will have a Christmas Eve Communion and Candlelight Service at 7 p.m. Dec. 24 at the church, 148 N. Nettleton Ave.
Curbside recycling in line for Edwardsville
Council directs staff to create new trash contract
December 18, 2015
The Edwardsville City Council is moving forward with a plan to provide curbside recycling for residents next year.
Sewer line debate continues, even as potential development officially filed
December 16, 2015
Even as a potential development files official paperwork with the city, Edwardsville council members have not reached an agreement about installation of sewer lines for the city’s northern area.
Face to Face: Bonner Springs teacher Sarah Kassen
December 15, 2015
Sarah Kassen is the Bonner Springs-Edwardsville Chamber of Commerce Teacher of the Month for December.