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Who are you voting for in the presidential race?

Response Percent
John McCain
Barack Obama
Ralph Nader
Chuck Baldwin
Bob Barr
Total 174

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Remembrance Walk dedication set for Thursday at high school
October 29, 2008
A courtyard that’s been a year in the making will be dedicated at 5:30 p.m. Thursday.
Kaw Valley League Football Report: Week Eight
October 29, 2008
Friday is judgment day for the Kaw Valley League.
District contemplates bond issue, survey company
October 29, 2008
A bond election for the Tonganoxie School District could involve a company that provides survey services and informs districts about whether the public is in favor of a bond issue.
Drive-through flu shots make debut
October 29, 2008
There was a long line of Leavenworth County residents Thursday morning waiting to try the newest drive-through in Leavenworth.
Tonganoxie, McLouth plan spooky events
October 29, 2008
Ghosts and goblins will be parading Friday through downtown Tonganoxie.
Voters hit polling sites as day nears
October 29, 2008
With less than a week left before the 2008 election, some Leavenworth County residents are finding long lines at the polls
It’s a bird, it’s a plane, it’s a high school assembly
Tonganoxie High students honored at super presentation
October 29, 2008
Superman, Batman and Spiderman made appearances Friday at the Tonganoxie Performing Arts Center.
Pastor’s Corner
October 29, 2008
The recent rains have caused me to recall the “Parable of the Nail,” which is a favorite of mine.
Letter to the editor: Increasing administrator salary not wise in these tough times
October 29, 2008
Obviously, Tonganoxie is miraculously shielded from the federal, state and county financial crises that are plaguing our country.
Take it from youths: Get out and vote
October 29, 2008
Roughly 120 Tonganoxie youths participated in the Your Vote Counts poster contest recently sponsored by First State Bank and Trust and The Mirror.
Library Corner
October 29, 2008
Hello! My name is Royce and I am the new library director at the Tonganoxie Public Library.
October 29, 2008
The spirit of cooperation filled the air Monday at the Leavenworth Riverfront Community Center as groups gathered for the Leavenworth County Development Corporation’s strategic roundtable discussion.
Red Ribbon Week has elementary school tied up
October 29, 2008
National Red Ribbon Week, which focuses on drug and alcohol awareness in the United States, is observed by many schools across the country.
Tonganoxie Elementary School Honor Roll
October 29, 2008
The first-quarter honor roll for Tonganoxie Elementary School fourth-graders for 2008-09 has been announced.
Open Mike
Should Your Lawn Be Tall This Fall?
October 29, 2008
Have you ever heard the rumor that you should let your lawn grow tall before winter? Many believe the extra foliage above ground will insulate the crowns of the grass from the cold winter weather.
Gasoline tax error discussed in Topeka
October 29, 2008
Leavenworth County officials Monday were in Topeka to discuss a gas tax error that affects counties in the state.
The importance of your vote
October 29, 2008
A wise man once said, “If you don’t vote, someone else is voting for you on issues that are important in your life.” This is particularly true as we head into the final stretch of the Nov. 4 election.
Council approves $1.38 million land purchase
Area is 237 acres southeast of Paradise Trailer Park and could be site for future county business park
October 29, 2008
City leaders have once again put their hopes and money on the County Road 1 interchange area.
Tastebuds get workout at event
October 29, 2008
Tonganoxie taste buds were tantalized Thursday night for the first ever Taste of Tonganoxie.