A look at news in and around Leavenworth County

Tonganoxie police calls for June 23-26, 2014
June 29, 2014
Here are Tonganoxie police calls for June 23-26, 2014:
Tonganoxie Community Historical Society to have picnic Saturday
June 25, 2014
The Tonganoxie Community Historical Society is inviting the community to its annual picnic, which is Saturday at the historic site.
Tonganoxie officials take first look at possible 2015 budget
June 24, 2014
City officials just scratched the surface of 2015 budget talks Monday, but will have to make decisions based on valuations that were slightly higher than the previous year.
Face to Face: Avid Tonganoxie volunteer Rachel Kelly
June 24, 2014
This week’s Face to Face feature profiles local volunteer and graphic designer Rachel Kelly.
Local agencies participating in National HIV Testing Day
June 23, 2014
The Kansas Department of Health and Environment is encouraging Kansans to get tested Friday on National HIV Testing Day.
Local student qualifies for national rodeo events
June 23, 2014
A Tonganoxie Middle School student is currently competing among some of the top junior rodeo stars the nation has to offer.
Tonganoxie VFW Car Show winners announced
June 20, 2014
Here’s a look at the winners at the VFW Car and Truck Show that took place June 14 during Tonganoxie Days at VFW Park.
Tonganoxie police calls for June 17 and 18, 2014
June 19, 2014
Tonganoxie police calls for June 17 and 18, 2014
Local residents initiated into honor society at Washburn
June 19, 2014
Area residents have been initiated into an honor society at Washburn University.
Tongnoxie police calls, June 6-16, 2014
June 18, 2014
Here’s a look at Tonganoxie police calls for June 6-16, 2014:
City approves bids for traffic light project
June 17, 2014
Construction of a new traffic light at U.S. Highway 24-40 and Stone Creek Drive/South Park could start in the coming months.
Face to face: Brothers Market manager Kurt Olson
June 17, 2014
This week’s Face to Face feature profile focuses on Kurt Olson, manager for the newly opened Brothers
Weather cooperates for Tonganoxie Days
June 17, 2014
Mother Nature granted Connie Torneden her wish.
Local soldier returning from fourth tour to be honored tonight at Grandpa’s Burger Box Bike Night
June 13, 2014
The Tonganoxie Motorcycle Association will have its second Grandpa’s Burger Box Bike Night tonight with a special guest.