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Winchester man injured in one-vehicle accident west of Tonganoxie
June 17, 2020
A one-vehicle accident last week sent a 54-year-old Winchester man to a local hospital. The accident occurred about 7:39 a.m. June 16 on Kansas Highway 16 at 259th Street.
Together Tonganoxie Thrives business page for June 17
June 17, 2020
Together Tonganoxie Thrives is a page that highlights local businesses that are participating in a 13-week special advertising page that features those businesses different weeks.
Tonganoxie USD 464 summer meal program continues with pickup at Tonganoxie Middle School
June 17, 2020
Tonganoxie USD 464 is offering free summer meals to youths. The curbside grab-and-go program started May 27 and will run through July 17. Pickup times are 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays.
Tonganoxie Business Association meetings resume
June 17, 2020
Tonganoxie Business Association had its first meeting since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic. The first meeting was this past Friday. TBA meetings are 8 a.m. Fridays at Village Venue, 528 E. Fourth St. For more about the organization, visit tonganoxiebusinessassociation.com or go to TBA’s Facebook page.
Tonganoxie Public Library opens with some restrictions
June 17, 2020
The Tonganoxie Public Library re-opened Monday, though some services won’t be available just yet. Patrons can visit the library for in-person pickups for holds, fax and copier services, laptops summer reading prize and supply pickup and curbside service. The library collection will be partially available.
Tonganoxie City Council begins budget season with work session: deadline to submit is Aug. 25
June 17, 2020
The Tonganoxie City Council had its first work session as it works to finalize the 2021 budget. Council members met virtually Monday through a Zoom meeting. The two-hour session came before the regular meeting.
Remember When: A Community Review for June 17, 2020
June 17, 2020
The Mirror’s front page news photos of summer youth at their various jobs included throwing hay bales, working on cars, and Kay Emery operating a Linotype machine. The sheriff’s Mirror piece reminded everyone that after dark bicycles must have a light and reflectors for safety.
Local school districts discuss race, diversity
June 17, 2020
Tonganoxie and Basehor-Linwood school district officials have spoken out about race relations and national events with regards to Black Lives Matter protests in the wake of elevated concerns about police brutality and social injustice.
McLouth making July plans for MHS graduation, middle school promotion
June 17, 2020
The McLouth High Class of 2020 now is planned for late July. The ceremony will be 8 p.m. July 25 at Stan Braksick Sports Complex.
Tonganoxie High releases additional information about 2020 graduation
June 17, 2020
More details about commencement exercises for the Tonganoxie High School Class of 2020 are being released. Graduation will take place at 6 p.m. June 30 at Children’s Mercy Park in Kansas City, Kan. Class members will have graduation rehearsal at 11 a.m. June 29 at the stadium, which is home to Major League Soccer’s Sporting Kansas City.