Development Corporations meetings set for this month
September 17, 2013
The Leavenworth County Development Corporation has several events coming up.
Creative Nail puts new polish on longtime storefront
September 17, 2013
Walk into Shelbie Jaster’s new business in downtown Tonganoxie and you can see the Romantic Flamingo and Daisy Pedals.
Room for growth
Tan Time moves to former post office
September 10, 2013
Dimmy Knipp receives plenty of walk-in traffic from customers wanting to use her tanning beds at Tan Time in downtown Tonganoxie.
Tonganoxie Chamber of Commerce to have coffee gathering Sept. 12
September 3, 2013
The Tonganoxie Chamber of Commerce will have its September coffee at 8 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 12, at Chieftain Park shelter house in Tonganoxie.
CVS stores dropping ID requirement for nail polish remover
August 16, 2013
CVS Pharmacy stores in most states, including Kansas, are dropping a rule that required customers to show ID when buying nail polish remover and some other products.
Precipitation could be boon for local soybean crops in Leavenworth County
August 12, 2013
Recent rains could benefit local farmers when the fall harvest comes, especially with the soybean crop.
Mom, daughter open dance studio in Tonganoxie
August 6, 2013
Rynette Reiling and her daughter, Chanel Reiling, had a grand plan to open a dance studio after Chanel finished college.
KU offering new science master’s program in Overland Park
July 23, 2013
Program is to prepare students for scientific jobs in the business world
Dream leads to restaurant mural in Tonganoxie
July 16, 2013
If you dream it, they will paint.
Dozens speak against Westar Energy’s proposed rate increase and plan to ‘re-balance’ rates
July 12, 2013
Westar Energy customers on Thursday strongly criticized a proposal by the utility to increase residential rates while reducing electric rates paid by big businesses.
Agritourism provides sales boost for small farmers, fresh air for city slickers
July 8, 2013
Visits to wineries boost sales
Service dogs graduate from Paws program
July 2, 2013
The traditional graduation season came to a close in late May, but a slightly different commencement took place over the weekend at an Overland Park church.
Spay/neuter service offered in Linwood
July 2, 2013
The Leavenworth County Humane Society’s next pet spay/neuter transport is July 18-19 from Linwood City Hall, 306 Main St.
Bixby, Hurley address Basehor Chamber
02:32 p.m., June 23, 2013 Updated 03:22 p.m.
Members of the Basehor Chamber of Commerce got an opportunity last week to hear from a pair of officials who represent Leavenworth County at the state level.