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Health-care workers tout flu vaccines
January 9, 2002
Even though only one case of influenza has been diagnosed in Kansas this winter, it is still early in the season and the flu likely will strike before winter’s end.
The ultimate ‘Player’
An interview with Robert Altman
January 9, 2002
Legendary filmmaker Robert Altman reveals the secrets to his longevity in a cutthroat Hollywood environment
Shooting party
(R) ***
January 9, 2002
Robert Altman continues to expand his range with the ensemble-heavy “Gosford Park.”
SFT takes THS girls
January 9, 2002
The third quarter wasn’t the charm again for the Tonganoxie High School girls’ basketball team.
Home invitational on horizon
Wrestlers to compete at THS after busy weekend on road
January 9, 2002
Tonganoxie should have just enough time to catch its breath for the Chieftains lone home wrestling tournament on Saturday.
Mediation worthwhile in department dispute
January 9, 2002
Tonganoxie Mayor John Franiuk’s call for a mediator to help sort through problems at the fire department is a step in the right direction.
Chamber board picks chiropractor as president
January 9, 2002
A Tonganoxie chiropractor has been named the new president of the chamber of commerce.
Obituary/Lela V. Vassar
1916-2002
January 9, 2002
Obituary/Carrie Edith McAlexander
1926-2001
January 9, 2002
Officials caution about winter safety
January 9, 2002
Few fires have occurred this winter in the area, but it is important to remember to practice fire safety as the temperatures drop.
Poje power
THS standout recognized at Neosho; Illinois, Benedictine on her short list
January 9, 2002
Sara Poje is at it again.
Chargers swipe win from Chieftains
January 9, 2002
When the Tonganoxie High School boys’ basketball team loses, it often seems to happen in the same fashion.
Counnty infirmary takes new direction
January 9, 2002
The county’s infirmary is shaping up.
Mayor to call for fire mediator
Franiuk wants unbiased person to advise council on department
January 9, 2002
Tonganoxie Mayor John Franiuk will ask city council members on Monday to appoint a mediator to sort out problems in the city’s volunteer fire department.
Commission to redraw three districts
Southern population growth translates into inequities
January 9, 2002
Leavenworth County commissioners have been poring over maps during the past few weeks, hoping to find an equitable way to divide the county into three districts.
Turning another page
January 9, 2002
Sunday morning, the Rev. Bob Kasper hung up his robe at Tonganoxie’s First Congregational Church for the last time.