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.
Donation account started for Tonganoxie man injured in work-related accident
June 18, 2013
An account has been established at First State Bank and Trust to help offset costs for a Tonganoxie man injured in an accident last week.
Chamber to have coffee meeting Thursday
June 11, 2013
The Tonganoxie Chamber of Commcerce will have its monthly coffee meeting at 8 a.m. Thursday.
Dentist celebrates 25 years
May 29, 2013
John Williamson got into dentistry because he liked to see people smile.
Farmers’ market opens Saturday
April 29, 2013
Basehor Historical Society’s farmers’ market opens for the season Saturday, May 4.
Free shredding services to be offered Friday
April 9, 2013
Free shredding services will be offered from 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Friday or until the truck is full at the Leavenworth County Solid Waste Station, 136 E. Gilman Road, Lansing. Shredding will be offered on a first come, first serve basis.
Sonic night set for Friday
April 9, 2013
Tonganoxie Parent Teacher Club will have a Sonic Night from 4-7 p.m. Friday at Sonic Drive-In, 550 North Star Court, Tonganoxie.
Wyandotte County officials pin hopes on additional single-family homes
February 27, 2013
New apartment complexes may be popping up quickly in the next year, but the Unified Government is hoping housing across the county begins to grow at the same rate.
Area’s retail development spurs construction of apartment complexes
February 27, 2013
Guy Tiner, a Wyandotte County residential developer, is preparing to build a 248-unit, gated apartment complex sometime in the next year — one of several apartment developments in the works in western Wyandotte County.
Recreational opportunities abound in Wyandotte County
February 27, 2013
The water boils — and, in winter, little icebergs crash — at the confluence of the Kansas and Missouri rivers at Kaw Point Park.
Improvements planned for highways, bus routes throughout county
February 27, 2013
Improving transportation for drivers and transit riders has been a priority for Wyandotte County over the last year. With a new bus route and work about to begin at Kansas Highway 7 and U.S. Interstate 70, transportation officials are hoping residents find it easier to get where they’re going.
Shopping opportunities now include Sam’s Club
February 27, 2013
The fate of the Legend Outlets shopping area is still unknown in 2013, but 2012 was still a year of new stores and restaurants for the popular destination.