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Recent stories

Chieftains rock ‘n’ roll at Cotton Bowl
January 10, 2001
Tonganoxie High School Marching Chieftains last week brought home three trophies from Dallas and an open invitation to more national events.
THS band bound for Cotton Bowl
December 27, 2000
Last-minute worries are a part of the equation when you’re planning a trip for 117 people.
Candle sparks apartment fire
December 6, 2000
A fire started by a candle Friday night caused $25,000 damage to a Tonganoxie apartment and destroyed furnishings estimated at $10,000.
State Avenue reopens to traffic
December 6, 2000
After two years of doing without a main artery into the Kansas City area, traffic once again is flowing along State Avenue.
Car in high-speed police chase damages Maple Grove Cemetery
November 29, 2000
A high-speed chase that originated last Wednesday in Lawrence took a circuitous route through Tonganoxie’s Maple Grove Cemetery and finally ended up in the Kansas River.
Tonganoxie teen-ager experiences life at sea
November 29, 2000
Curtis Newman, a Tonganoxie High School junior, has his feet on the ground. But his mind is at sea.
Building on where we’ve been
November 29, 2000
Kansas seems to get bigger every time I cross it.
At the Flower Depot, business is blooming
November 29, 2000
Ever since it’s inception 11 years ago, the Flower Depot has been running down the track full speed ahead.
Notices shock electric customers
November 29, 2000
Late last week, about 1,700 area electric customers received a jolt when they opened their electric bills.
Illustrator brings books to life
November 22, 2000
Tonganoxie students are now all-the-wiser about the children’s book publishing industry.

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