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Letter to the editor: More skate park support
January 31, 2007
Fort Leavenworth offers tips for survival in Iraq
January 31, 2007
Here are recent headlines about the military in Kansas:
Bill would allow cities to ban sex offenders
January 31, 2007
Here are today’s headlines from Kansas government:
Chieftains earn clean sweep against Immaculata
January 31, 2007
The Tonganoxie boys and girls were victorious Tuesday in Kaw Valley League games in the Tonganoxie High gymnasium.
Give us a break from campaigning
January 31, 2007
Those tired of never-ending political campaigns won’t get a break in Kansas’ 2nd Congressional District.
Guild readies for Friday’s soup dinner
January 31, 2007
It’s been a long time since the members of the Plymouth Guild began cooking up soup.
Cabinet installer ready for City Council run
January 31, 2007
If elected April 3, Robert Altenhofen would be in line to become the Tonganoxie City Council’s youngest member.
Council incumbent wants key issues completed
January 31, 2007
Velda Roberts hears from residents on a regular basis when it comes to city issues.
Social Stew: It’s not just cold out; it’s freezing
January 31, 2007
It seems silly to write about the weather here in northeastern Kansas. By the time my opinion makes its way into print, most surely the weather will have changed.
Onetime coach seeks position on school board
January 31, 2007
Craig Lohman says the Tonganoxie school district is in need of change.
Obituary: John V. Colt
January 31, 2007
Funeral services for John V. Colt, 78, Kansas City, Mo., will be at 2:30 p.m. today, Jan. 31, 2007, at Heartland Cremation and Burial Society, 6113 Blue Ridge Blvd., Raytown, Mo. Visitation will begin an hour before the service.
Obituary: Irene V. (Busse) Korb
January 31, 2007
A memorial service for Irene V. (Busse) Korb, 85, Lawrence will be at 3 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 3, 2007, at Warren-McElwain Mortuary in Lawrence. Private inurnment will be at a later date in Oak Hill Cemetery.
Obituary: Marguerite Hahn
January 31, 2007
Services for Marguerite Hahn, 93, Lawrence, will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 3, 2007, at Tonganoxie Christian Church. Burial will be in Chapel Hill Cemetery.
Our view: Give us a break from campaigning
January 31, 2007
Those tired of never-ending political campaigns won’t get a break in Kansas’ 2nd Congressional District.
Obituary: Vicki D. (Groshong) Schalansky
January 31, 2007
Memorial services for Vicki D. (Groshong) Schalansky, 38, Topeka, will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 1, 2007, at Lowman United Methodist Church, 4000 SW Drury Lane, Topeka.
Nutrition counts in PE program
Students learn recipes for healthy snacks they can fix at home
January 31, 2007
Nobody was shy about this project. Fourth-graders at Tonganoxie Elementary School made yogurt parfaits during physical education class — and downed them quickly.
New planner back at home in Leavenworth County
January 31, 2007
The commute is a tad shorter these days for Jason Auvil.
Honor surprises late-running recipient
Executive vice president at First State Bank and Trust named chamber’s Citizen of Year
January 31, 2007
Chris Donnelly was running late as he headed to last week’s Tonganoxie Chamber of Commerce meeting at Bullfrog Grill.
Internet helps third-graders share ‘Sunflower State’ lessons
January 31, 2007
Third-grade students in the Tonganoxie Elementary School classrooms of Gail Kiefer and Chris Baska were sharing Kansas Day information in a nontraditional way on Monday — via videoconferencing.
County expands Web site offerings
January 31, 2007
Leavenworth County commissioners are testing the waters of the World Wide Web, but they aren’t diving in head-first by any means.
The Mirror selected as official paper
January 31, 2007
The Mirror will remain the official newspaper of Leavenworth County.
KTA continues push for interchange
January 31, 2007
The Kansas Turnpike Authority has reaffirmed its commitment to construct an interchange at Interstate 70 and County Road 1 south of Tonganoxie.
Thirst for adventure lands THS grad at magazine in NY
January 31, 2007
Tonganoxie native Marissa Stephenson has barely started her post-college career and she’s already graduated to being listed in a national magazine’s masthead as “assistant managing editor.”
Remember when: a community review
January 31, 2007
Fundraiser feeds dozens, lifts spirits of beneficiary
January 31, 2007
Saturday’s chili and soup-supper fund-raiser benefited Travis Schultz, who was injured in an accident in September.
Seniors’ car rides to doctor get a lift
January 31, 2007
Leavenworth County commissioners are responding to a growing need for services for a growing population of senior citizens in southern Leavenworth County.