Leavenworth County

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.
The Mirror conducting cutest pet contest
June 12, 2014
Do you have the cutest pet in all the land?
Tonganoxie teachers hope youths get on board for reading program
June 10, 2014
Summer might not be the most likely time for some youths to be reading.
ATV, motorcycle races added to Tonganoxie Days lineup
June 10, 2014
Tonganoxie Days has been a staple for nearly 30 years, but getting ready for it can be a yearlong activity.
Weseman says goodbye at final board meeting
June 10, 2014
No tears were shed when Randy Weseman removed his name tag after Monday’s Tonganoxie school board meeting, but emotion could be heard in his voice, as well as those he’s worked with for the past three years.
Face to Face: Tonganoxie building inspector Christy Carter
June 10, 2014
This week’s Face to Face profile features Christy Carter, building inspector and codes enforcement officer for Tonganoxie.