Archive for Wednesday, October 28, 2009

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Bison transplanted from South Dakota to Kansas Flint Hills
October 28, 2009
Perhaps this really is a prairie pot of gold.
Blackhawk fly-in moved to 1 p.m. Friday
October 28, 2009
The Red Ribbon Week Blackhawk fly-in has moved to 1 p.m. Friday.
Remember to turn your clocks back at 2 a.m. Sunday
October 28, 2009
Daylight saving time will end at 2 a.m. Sunday.
KVL football report: Week Eight
October 28, 2009
A Kaw Valley League championship is at stake this week for Basehor-Linwood.
Blackhawk fly-in will be Friday
12:00 a.m., October 28, 2009 Updated 01:43 p.m.
Tonya Phillips experienced a Blackhawk helicopter fly-in when she worked in the Royal Valley School District, north of Topeka.
Businesses gear up for Spooktacular festivities
October 28, 2009
Cheryl Hanback hopes to see several costumed youths meandering Friday through downtown Tonganoxie.
5 Questions: Halloween Hazards
Police chief gives advice for ghouls and goblins
October 28, 2009
Basehor Police Chief Lloyd Martley talks about safe practices for trick-or-treaters on Halloween.
Red Ribbon Week nets $1,700 for charity
October 28, 2009
Red Ribbon Week is taking place this week in Tonganoxie.
Local teen faces sexual misconduct charges in Johnson County court
October 28, 2009
A 15-year-old Tonganoxie youth has a date later this year in Johnson County Juvenile Court on charges he inappropriately touched a Shawnee youth and committed misconduct against four others.
USM offering warm Halloween option
October 28, 2009
With the mercury plummeting early this year, the University of Saint Mary is happy to offer “Trick or Treat off the Streets,” a warm, safe, alternative trick-or-treat experience for pint-sized ghosts, ghouls and witches from 7-8 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 31 in USM’s two campus residence halls.
Jobless lose healthcare coverage, too
October 28, 2009
About 27,000 more Kansans lost health coverage during the first eight months of this year because of job losses, bringing the total number of uninsured adults to 293,000.
Vendors, Kansas city representatives meet to discuss Sampler Festival
October 28, 2009
Since 2004, Lana Howe has been showing off her homemade goat’s milk soap at the Kansas Sampler Festival.
Construction work moving forward in two areas of city
October 28, 2009
The temperature outside is starting to fall, but construction work in Tonganoxie continues to heat up as crews continue working on two Kansas Department of Transportation projects in the city.
Letter to the editor: Good Shepherd appreciates support
October 28, 2009
We want to thank all of our local citizens who patronize the Good Shepherd Thrift Shop. Through your support of shopping and donations we are able to strive toward our mission to serve our neighbors in their time of need. We are seeing many new families each week who are facing financial difficulties.
Pastor’s Corner
October 28, 2009
I love fast food.
Aunt Norie’s Sewing Room
October 28, 2009
If there is an author to this collection of thoughts, sorry I don’t have that.
Library Corner
October 28, 2009
Season’s Greetings!
City discusses industrial park
October 28, 2009
The Tonganoxie City Council likes what it sees for a new industrial park in Leavenworth County, but the sticker price is giving it reason to rethink its approach.
Springdale News
October 28, 2009
Pastor Bill and Helen Nowlan were gone several weeks.
Neighbor: Val Carlisle
October 28, 2009
Occupation: Central office secretary for USD 464.
Study reveals education as major asset to the area’s labor force
12:00 a.m., October 28, 2009 Updated 12:30 p.m.
If there is one thing the Leavenworth County Development Corporation wants to let potential businesses know it’s this: the Leavenworth County area has an educated workforce.
Linenberger: Halloween spirit
October 28, 2009
I feel as though my mother was way ahead of the whole reduce, recycle, reuse mantra.
Commuter Forecast for October 28, 2009
October 28, 2009
We are looking at dry roads and patchy fog this morning. Between Lawrence and Topeka, road work along U.S. 24 and Interstate 70 could get in the way.
Physician meets community at open house
October 28, 2009
When Dr. Elizabeth Beal started working at Family Medicine of Tonganoxie earlier this year, the transition into a new job was seamless.
Jarbalo Jottings
October 28, 2009
Sara Aufdemberge and Bid Sheppard visited Joel Aufdemberge in Leavenworth Saturday.
Remember When: A Community Review
October 28, 2009
Harvest yields prize-winning cider: There’s no doubt about it, the Wildhorse apples are some of the best around.
McLouth Happenings
October 28, 2009
Visitors of Viola Edmonds during the weekend were…