Archive for Monday, August 17, 2009

All stories

River flood warning for Stranger Creek in effect until Thursday morning
August 17, 2009
The National Weather Service has issued a river flood warning that is to continue until Thursday morning for Stranger Creek near Tonganoxie
Clerk’s office validates liquor sale petition
August 17, 2009
A petition against Sunday liquor sales is valid, said Leavenworth County Clerk Janet Klasinski.
City council to have budget hearing tonight.
August 17, 2009
The Tonganoxie City Council will meet tonight at 7 p.m. in the council chambers to have a public hearing on the 2010 budget.
Commissioners vote 2-1 to reduce mill increase
August 17, 2009
After taking a large bite out of the 2010 budget and still ending up with a proposed 1 mill increase, it appears as though the commissioners will be taking a bite out of that as well.
Tonganoxie police warn of phone scam: Caller posing as water department worker
11:22 a.m., August 17, 2009 Updated 06:25 p.m.
Someone posing as a city employee attempted to scam a Tonganoxie woman over the phone Monday.
Budget hearing to open school board meeting tonight at new home: THS west campus library
August 17, 2009
The Tonganoxie School Board will gather for its regular monthly meeting at 6 p.m. today at the new home for board meetings — the Tonganoxie High School library on the west campus. The west campus is the former Tonganoxie Junior High. The meeting will start with a budget hearing and patrons will have one hour to present questions and comments to the school board.
Flash flood warning issued for Leavenworth, Wyandotte counties
August 17, 2009
This morning, after heavy rains, Leavenworth County Emergency Management reported a high-water Rescue on Second Street in leavenworth. In addition, Kansas Highway 5 was closed near Lansing due to high water.
Leavenworth, Wyandotte, Johnson counties under flash flood watch
August 17, 2009
The National Weather Service has issued a flash flood watch effective until 7 p.m. Monday for Leavenworth, Wyandotte and Johnson counties.
Commuter Forecast for August 17, 2009
August 17, 2009
Scattered showers could continue throughout the day, but road work should not be too intrusive today.