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Letter to the editor: Support for ordinance
May 16, 2001
I would like to encourage all those friends who supported me all the years I served the city of Tonganoxie as your mayor to support the city administration in their effort to upgrade the ordinance relative to hiring of the city clerk.
Letter to the editor: Vote yes on Tuesday
May 16, 2001
Tuesday we vote to decide if the city of Tonganoxie may hire a person, who lives in an adjacent county, as city clerk.
Letter to the editor: Vote no on Tuesday
May 16, 2001
Your vote is important at the May 22 special election. This letter should help voters understand what the adoption or rejection of this issue will mean.
Letter to the editor: Best person for the job
May 16, 2001
On Tuesday, May 22, you will be asked to vote on Charter Ordinance 12. Charter Ordinance 12 is simple: It asks to allow the city clerk to live in an adjoining Kansas county and not just Leavenworth County. I would like to ask for your support in answering “yes” to this question.
District follows ‘unwritten policy,’ approves local insurance contract
May 16, 2001
The Tonganoxie school board decided Monday night to honor its commitment to buy its insurance locally, even though that decision could cost $3,000.
City council supports teen-agers’ plan for skate park
May 16, 2001
Several Tonganoxie Junior High students had to wait about three hours Monday to speak to city council members, but the time was worthwhile.
City to vote on residency requirement
May 16, 2001
Tonganoxie voters will head to the polls on Tuesday for a special election to determine residency requirements for the city clerk.
Developer, city spar over sewers
City debates connection fees with mobile home park owner
May 16, 2001
The developer of a mobile home park in Tonganoxie doesn’t believe he should pay the city a sewer connection fee for each of the 91 homes in his park.
Jaguars hinder Chieftains’ shot at gold
Girls take third; boys secure second
May 16, 2001
The Mill Valley Jaguars stole the show Thursday in Tonganoxie, taking home Kaw Valley League championships on both the girls and the boys sides.
Korb saves game, ends 2001 season with injury
May 16, 2001
Life is full of ups and downs. Sometimes a person can experience both in the span of an hour.
Baseball slides to second
THS wins in first round of regional playoffs
May 16, 2001
The Tonganoxie High School Baseball team kept its season alive Monday when it dismantled Perry-Lecompton, 10-4, in the first round of regional playoff action in Tonganoxie.
Engagement: Bretthauer- Miller
May 16, 2001
Birth: Colby Alan Kimberlin
May 16, 2001
Birth: Eli Charles Cooper
May 16, 2001
Colorful contribution
McLouth couple donate aquarium to KU department
May 16, 2001
For a McLouth couple, it was snorkeling trips to the Caribbean that piqued their interest in coral reefs.
Obit: Sheila Renee Lunsford
May 16, 2001
Obit: Fala Ellen Mark
May 16, 2001
Judge rejects former Basehor mayor’s request for new trial
May 16, 2001
A Leavenworth County District Court judge on Friday denied a request for a new trial for John Pfannenstiel, former mayor of Basehor.
The record
May 16, 2001
Investigation of accident continues
May 16, 2001
Leavenworth County officials still are investigating a traffic accident last week that claimed the life of a 19-year-old St. Mary College student.
National Weather Service honors county for storm safety measures
May 16, 2001
When Chuck Magaha listened to reports of an approaching storm on the evening of May 11, 2000, he knew there would be trouble.
Graduation ceremonies scheduled
May 16, 2001
This is the season for high school graduations.
News Briefing
May 16, 2001
Shouts and Murmurs: Similar faces, different places
May 16, 2001
The Tonganoxie High School graduating class of 2001 is officially the “number one” class in this millennium.
Editorial: City council correct on open meetings view
May 16, 2001
Tonganoxie City Council members should be commended for their stand Monday night on the Kansas Open Meetings Act.
RV park up and running, ready for speedway bustle
May 16, 2001
Dave and Lisa Robbins sold their house to have enough funds to invest in their dream business.
Pharmaceutical firm in works
Urban Hess still showing activity
May 16, 2001
Activity in Tonganoxie’s business park continues.
Apartments in Basehor to accommodate seniors
May 16, 2001
John Bonee is betting that he’s correctly judged the need for an adult living community.
City Council Briefs
May 16, 2001
State lifts ban on admissions at Leavenworth County home
May 16, 2001
The state has lifted a ban on admissions at the Leavenworth County Infirmary.
Internship opportunities
THS seniors gain experience from new program
May 16, 2001
Seniors are getting a look into the future of their careers through a new school program.
Birth: Carrie Dawn Gast
May 16, 2001