Leavenworth County

Face to face: Tonganoxie Senior Club president Mel Ramseier
April 1, 2014
This week’s Face to Face feature focuses on Tonganoxie Senior Club’s Mel Ramseier.
Crews tend to hydraulic fluid leak along Washington Street
March 31, 2014
Emergency crews were tending to a hydraulic leak Monday afternoon along Washington Street in Tonganoxie.
Tonganoxie city crews plan to tear down house, former police station in coming days
March 31, 2014
Tonganoxie City crews plan to demolish the former police station and a nearby house this week.
Tractor-trailer crashes into Tonganoxie I-70 interchange tollbooth; 1 truck occupant dead
March 29, 2014
A 30-year-old Aurora, Colo., man was identified as the driver killed early Saturday morning after his tractor-trailer crashed into a Kansas Turnpike tollbooth at the Tonganoxie interchange on westbound Interstate 70.
Tonganoxie USD 464 officials warn of phone scam
March 28, 2014
Tonganoxie USD 464 officials are warning businesses to be aware of someone trying to sell advertising for a school-related activity calendar.
Wind in Tonganoxie causes power outage, grass fire
Outage also affects traffic
04:49 p.m., March 27, 2014 Updated 05:25 p.m.
Electric power is being restored late Thursday afternoon in Tonganoxie.
USDA expands program
March 27, 2014
The United States Department of Agriculture has expanded its Farm Storage and Facility Loan Program, which provides low-interest financing to producers.
Springdale News
March 26, 2014
Herbert and Genevieve Schwinn, Danny, Linda and Evelyn Schwinn, Myron and Joyd Schwinn, Mary Barbara and Gary Allen and Caroline Thomas enoyed lunch together March 12 at Montana Mike’s. They were celebrating Mary Barbara (Schwinn) Allen’s 84th birthday.
Victory Baptist Church blood drive is Saturday
March 26, 2014
Victory Baptist Church is teaming up with the American Red Cross for a blood drive.
Local Daughters of the American Revolution chapter is not only digging up history, they’re making it
March 26, 2014
The Ephraim Basehor Chapter of the DAR, consisting of 25 members from Basehor, Bonner Springs and Tonganoxie, is starting its second year full year as a chapter. In 2013, 3,906 women joined DAR chapters across the country, making it the biggest year for new membership in the 123-year history of the organization. Kansas now has 60 of its own chapters.
Tonganoxie High student explores space at Alabama academy
March 26, 2014
Monica Maurer spent a week helping to safely land Air Force One, fixing a NASA satellite and riding something called the Multi-Axis Trainer.
Tonganoxie community garage sale set for June 7
March 25, 2014
Tonganoxie will have its first community garage sale of the year June 7.
Maple Grove Cemetery Association annual meeting March 31
March 25, 2014
Tonganoxie Maple Grove Cemetery Association will have its annual meeting later this month.
Jarbalo Jottings
March 25, 2014
Thanks to everyone who helped at the Jarbalo United Methodist Church pancake supper — either those who worked or those who came to eat and give their donations. It was all appreciated.