Stranger Creek also was flooding in southern Leavenworth County. At 12:31 p.m., the creek had reached 23.31 feet near Tonganoxie. The creek reaches its minor flood stage for this area at 23 feet. Kansas 5 Highway in Lansing also was closed...
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... Stillwell Road. He and other county officials met Monday with the Leavenworth County Commission to discuss plans for dealing with the additional traffic. ... Dedeke compared the level of traffic to the turnout for a Kansas City Chiefs football game...
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3. Flash Flood Warnings, Watches in Effect Along Kansas-Missouri Border. A flash flood warning is now in effect for counties in parts of western Kansas and eastern Missouri after rain has caused river levels to rise. An area that includes Leavenworth ...
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KANSAS CITY, Mo. Ephriam N. Rucker was born on May 9, 1934, in St. Joseph, and passed on August 1, 2017, in Kansas City, at the age of 83. Services with Military Honors: 2:30 a.m. Friday, August 25, 2017, at Leavenworth National Cemetery, 150...
8/22/2017
“I'm really pleased with how many people turned out,” said Kristi Lee, manager of the Leavenworth Convention and Visitors Bureau. The CVB organized the three-hour eclipse watch party Monday at Landing Park. Leavenworth was in the path of totality of...
8/22/2017
A woman was taken to the hospital after a vehicle overturned early Thursday morning near Tonganoxie, according to an official with the Leavenworth County Sheriff's Office. A woman was taken to the hospital after a vehicle overturned early Thursday...
8/18/2017
Take a drive around the city of Leavenworth on a summer day, and there is an eerie absence of a noise: the sound of kids at play. Has summer sports lost its presence in Kansas ' First City? Going around the 23 parks and seven green spaces and...
8/17/2017
Five people were taken to the hospital following a collision over the weekend north of Basehor, according to a report from the Kansas Highway Patrol. Five people were taken to the hospital following a collision over the weekend north of Basehor...
7/25/2017