Archive for Wednesday, June 24, 2009

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Are gasoline prices affecting your summer travel plans?

Response Percent
No
 
53%
Yes
 
46%
Total 13
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Lightning strikes in Tonganoxie
June 24, 2009
Lightning reportedly struck two structures Wednesday in Tongano
H1N1 influenza found in Jefferson County
June 24, 2009
The Kansas Department of Health and Environment has confirmed a case of the H1N1 influenza A virus in Jefferson County today. This is the first confirmed case in the county.
Several northeast Kansas counties under severe thunderstorm watch
June 24, 2009
The National Weather Service has issued a severe thunderstorm watch until 11 p.m. for several area counties
Community historical society to have its picnic Saturday
June 24, 2009
The Tonganoxie Community Historical Society will have its annual picnic at 6 p.m. Saturday, June 27, at the historic site, 201 W. Washington, in Tonganoxie.
Commuter Forecast for June 24, 2009
June 24, 2009
Watch for pavement repairs on westbound I-470 from Lawrence to Topeka and bridge construction from Lawrence to Kansas City from milepost 202 to 236. There’s a slight chance for a storm but expect mostly dry, hot conditions.
Conservation district could get ax
June 24, 2009
Facing more than $2 million in revenue shortfall this year, the Leavenworth County Commissioners have been looking to tighten their belts before preparing the 2010 budget.
Accident claims life on 24-40
June 24, 2009
After Stephen and Shelli Stimach first met, Shelli made at least a weekly habit of dropping a rose off where Stephen’s mother worked so that his mother could then deliver it to her son, who at the time lived in her home.
Westar stymies city council
June 24, 2009
Just as the council thought it was ready to move forward with the next phase of improvements along Fourth Street, it has run into another roadblock as Westar Energy insists on relocating its power poles.
King playground
McLouth gets ‘new’ recreation facility
June 24, 2009
Cliff Weeks, McLouth Recreation Commission committee member, was interviewed about the new King Playground, which will be dedicated at 7 p.m. Friday in McLouth.
Aunt Norie’s sewing room
June 24, 2009
Sorry, one word was dropped in last week’s story of “the chicks.”
Jarbalo Jottings
June 24, 2009
Jay Dickinson visited Bid Sheppard on Thursday.
Springdale News
June 24, 2009
Jim Lawrence of Springdale and his daughter Grace flew to Fort Myer, Va., to visit his other daughter, Tabetha, and her husband, who is in the Army.
Mom donating kidney to son
June 24, 2009
A Tonganoxie mother soon will be donating a kidney to her son.
County ponders tax incentives
June 24, 2009
Leavenworth County is looking for the right tax incentive policy to lure business to the county.
Tonganoxie post office closing early for July 4th weekend
June 24, 2009
All United States Post Offices in the Mid America District, which covers eastern Kansas and western and southern Missouri, will be open on Friday, July 3, but many will shorten retail lobby hours and close at noon. Regular mail delivery for July 3 will be unaffected by the change.
Pammy Sue’s calling it quits Friday
June 24, 2009
Some might say Pam Phillips is part culinary wizard, part psychologist.
Remember When: a community review
June 24, 2009
The Ratliff Drug Store that lies on the northeast corner of Fourth and Bury streets is receiving a facelift as it nears 100 years of age.