Local news

Linwood Community Library offering final satellite voting opportunity today in southern Leavenworth County
October 30, 2014
Satellite voting is being offered today in Linwood.
Past residents coming to life tonight at Tonganoxie Community Historical Society
October 28, 2014
A former governor is one character expected to come alive next week at the Tonganoxie Community Historic Site. The historical society will have First City Performers And Story Tellers members at its October meeting. The public is welcome to attend the performance, which starts at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the historic site, 201 W. Washington St. in Tonganoxie.
Face to Face: Tonganoxie USD 464 board clerk Audra Boone
October 28, 2014
This week’s Face to Face focuses on Tonganoxie USD 464 board clerk Audra Boone.
Tonganoxie High event planning class promoting Teal Pumpkin Project
October 28, 2014
A bucket full of chocolate and other sweets is a dream come true for several children each Halloween. But for some youths, the reality is much different.
Candidate forum Thursday in Tonganoxie
October 22, 2014
Tongaonxie VFW Post 9271 will have a candidate forum at 7 p.m. Thursday at the post home, 910 E. First St., Tonganoxie.
Basehor mahjongg league donates funds
October 22, 2014
On Monday, the Four Winds Mahjongg League presented a check to Paws for Freedom, a Tonganoxie not-for-profit.
McLouth Happenings
October 22, 2014
The McLouth Recreation Commission is building a new community center along with a new library. A taco supper (including dessert, coffee and tea) will be 5-7 p.m. Thurday at the community center, 215 S. Union. All donations will go to building the new Library and will be greatly appreciated.
Characters to come to life in Tonganoxie
PAST performers to be at historical society meeting
October 21, 2014
A former governor is one character expected to come alive next week at the Tonganoxie Community Historic Site. The historical society will have First City Performers And Story Tellers members at its October meeting. The public is welcome to attend the performance, which starts at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the historic site, 201 W. Washington St. in Tonganoxie.
Tonganoxie’s City of Angels Thrift Store settling into historic venue
October 21, 2014
Saturdays are busy at City of Angels Thrift Store, whether it’s walk-in customer traffic or folks dropping off items. The business is starting its seventh year this month, but has been at its new locale, 429 S. Main, about two months.
Face to Face: Tonganoxie city’s Angie Bowlin
October 21, 2014
This week’s Face to Face focuses on Tonganoxie utility billing clerk Angie Bowlin.
Face to Face: Tonganoxie Public Library and TRC board member David Frese
October 15, 2014
This week’s Face to Face profiles David Frese, Tonganoxie Public Library board chair and Tonganoxie Recreation Commission board member.
Tonganoxie firefighters enjoying quarters they constructed
October 8, 2014
The red button is a popular conversation piece.
Face to Face: TES Parent Teacher Club president Lorilei Witt
October 8, 2014
This week’s Face to Face feature is profiles Lorilei Witt.
Weekend planner: Tonganoxie, McLouth homecoming, farm tour, benefit walk
October 3, 2014
An American tradition in line with apple pie is on tap locally Friday. And Saturday, you probably can purchase some fruit at an area event to make that symbolic dessert if you’re in the baking mood.