Archive for Thursday, December 17, 2009

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McLouth rally comes up short
December 17, 2009
The McLouth High boys basketball team put together a huge rally, but ultimately fell short at Oskaloosa on Wednesday.
Tonganoxie/Eudora Kansas Turnpike interchange to open on Dec. 29
December 17, 2009
Drivers using the new Exit 212, which connects with a rebuilt Leavenworth County Road 1, will not see any turnpike toll collectors on site. Instead, the interchange will be equipped with automated payment machines, similar to ATMs at banks or self-payment machines at grocery stores.
Commuter Forecast for December 17, 2009
December 17, 2009
Today’s commute might include temperatures into the 30s, a pleasant change from the frigid temperatures of the past week.
Capital campaign misses mark, fails to produce
December 17, 2009
In 1998, the National Agricultural Center and Hall of Fame’s governing board started proceedings for launching a capital campaign, meant to raise at least $5 million.
Poultry museum offers ray of hope
December 17, 2009
Many question how the Poultry Museum, a new addition to the National Agricultural Center and Hall of Fame museum that opened in May, could have opened while the center was facing such financial hardship.
Drought of dollars
As funding, attendance dry up, Ag Hall’s survival in danger
December 17, 2009
Wearing a coat to keep himself warm inside the east wing of the National Agricultural Center and Hall of Fame museum, education coordinator Lee Sigley offers his take on the current state of affairs at the center.