Archive for Tuesday, May 20, 2014

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Do you want Tonganoxie to add curbside recycling?

Response Percent
Yes, I want Tonganoxie to have citywide curbside recycling.
 
61%
Yes, but only for those who opt in for the services.
 
24%
No, I prefer to take my recyclables to the drop-off site in Tonganoxie and elsewhere
 
7%
No, I don’t recycle. It would be an unnecessary service.
 
6%
Total 126

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Tonganoxie firefighters to be testing hydrants
May 20, 2014
The Tonganoxie City Fire Department will begin conducting its annual fire hydrant testing on June 2. Nearby residents are likely to experience low water pressure during the testing.
Springdale News
May 20, 2014
Danny and Linda Schwinn left May 9 for Madison, Neb., and the home of Linda’s sister and brother-in-law, Carol and Bob Knapp. She went there to attend Heather Knapp’s high school graduation. They returned home May 11.
Jarbalo Jottings
May 20, 2014
Gary Oelschlaeger took Orville and Rosie Oelschlaeger out to eat on Mother’s Day at Applebee’s in Leavenworth. Later in the day John and Janice Oelschlaeger, Erin and Amy of Lawrence visited them.
Tonganoxie citywide garage sale June 7
May 20, 2014
Tonganoxie’s communitywide garage sale is less than a month away.
Kansas: Brownback shuffles agency heads
May 20, 2014
Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback is shuffling his administration, naming the head of the state’s aging and disabilities agency to be his new budget director.
Sandburg secures fourth state golf bid
May 20, 2014
For the fourth time in his Tonganoxie High career, Drew Sandburg will represent the Chieftains at the Class 4A state golf tournament.
Chieftain softball falls to BLHS in regional opener
May 20, 2014
Entering Monday’s regional semifinal against a rival team it lost two twice last month, the Tonganoxie High softball team knew it had nothing to lose. That mentality didn’t translate into a win, but coach Stephanie Wittman was far from disappointed with the end result.
Kansas: 2014 shaping up as quiet tornado year
May 20, 2014
A weak jet stream and prevailing weather patterns suggest that this tornado season may remain quiet, forecasters said.
Tonganoxie USD 464 honors retirees
May 20, 2014
What do John the Baptist and Winnie the Pooh have in common?
Face to Face: Volunteer Center coordinator Earleta Morey
May 20, 2014
This week’s Face to Face feature is on Earleta Morey.
THE WAIT IS OVER: THS baseball headed to state
Chieftains outlast BLHS for first state bid since ‘92
10:42 a.m., May 20, 2014 Updated 02:01 p.m.
Mitch Loomis is no stranger to close games in regional play.
Tonganoxie City Council wants public input on curbside recycling
May 20, 2014
Support for curbside recycling in Tonganoxie is evident on the City Council and among residents, but council members want more input from residents before making a decision.
McLouth Happenings: Memorial Day weekend services announced
May 20, 2014
Old Jefferson Town in Oskaloosa will feature a Recognition of Veterans display in the Reynolds Building from this weekend through July 4 weekend.