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Basehor Chamber of Commerce offering tuition for Southern Leavenworth County Leadership Development class
August 11, 2011
The Southern Leavenworth County Leadership Development Class is seeking students to fill its 2011-12 class, and the Basehor Chamber of Commerce is offering to pay one participant’s fees.
BLHS graduate completes Air Force training
August 11, 2011
A 2010 Basehor-Linwood High School graduate has completed U.S. Air Force basic training and technical school.
Match time changes for Sporting KC game against D.C. United
August 11, 2011
The match time for Sporting Kansas City’s home meeting with D.C. United has changed.
Party scores with youngsters battling cancer
August 11, 2011
Despite meeting five Sporting Kansas City soccer players Tuesday, 10-year-old Wilson Bledsoe, Tonganoxie, says he’s only “a little bit” considering a future career as a professional soccer player.
First Kanrocksas won’t be last, organizers say
August 11, 2011
With an estimated 60,000 concertgoers, the inaugural Kanrocksas Music Festival didn’t draw as many attendees as promoters had hoped for.
Basehor residents’ recycling totals 100 tons in first six months of curbside service
August 11, 2011
Six months after Basehor began to receive curbside recycling service for the first time, residents’ participation is tipping the scales.
Basehor-Linwood school board approves budget with half-mill increase
August 11, 2011
The Basehor-Linwood school district’s 2011-12 budget, approved Monday night, will result in a half-mill increase in the mill levy for district residents.
Basehor-Linwood administrators propose procedures for dealing with tragedies
August 11, 2011
After two nearby school districts faced student deaths this summer, Basehor-Linwood school administrators want to organize some plans and guidelines in case tragedy strikes.
Farm Aid is Saturday
August 11, 2011
Farm Aid 2011, led by the legendary Willie Nelson, kicks off a day of music and grassroots support for the American farmer Saturday at LIVESTRONG Sporting Park in Kansas City, Kan.
Child support resource fair offers fresh start, amnesty
August 11, 2011
Wyandotte County residents with unpaid child support, missed court dates or other child support problems can get a fresh start at the Child Support Amnesty and Resource Fair.
Casino sets career fair for dealers this weekend
August 11, 2011
Hollywood Casino at Kansas Speedway will have an informational career fair this weekend for individuals interested in learning about upcoming dealer training and dealer positions available at the casino when it opens in February 2012.
Letter: Forget airport, Leavenworth County
August 11, 2011
To the editor: I found it refreshing to see that the Leavenworth County Commission has done everything possible to help hold down the mill levy increase for 2012 by eliminating what it calls things too expensive to pay for.