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Kaitlyn Syring

Recent stories

Teacher placed on probation
May 11, 2010
A former Basehor-Linwood High School teacher will see no jail time for inappropriate behavior with a student.
Daughter reflects on early ‘social networking’
May 9, 2010
The daughter of a social networking pioneer, Rae Sedgwick describes her mother, Helen Foster, as strong, spirited and spontaneous.
Kansas Sampler Festival adds vendors, exhibits
Leavenworth County cities sponsor event
May 2, 2010
Before the first visitors arrived Saturday at the 2010 Kansas Sampler Festival, organizers were touting the event as the biggest and best yet.
Teacher gets jail time for sex with student
April 15, 2010
A former Basehor-Linwood High School teacher will serve two days in jail for inappropriate sexual relations with a student.
Northeast Kansas police investigate marijuana shipments
March 16, 2010
A Basehor resident who recently alerted police after finding an unexpected package on her doorstep has supplied vital information in a drug investigation.
7-month-old grocery store in Basehor to close
February 25, 2010
After only seven months in business, Wolf Creek Marketplace is closing its doors.
Former Basehor-Linwood teacher-coach pleads guilty to sexual relationship with student
February 17, 2010
Sentencing is scheduled in April for a former Basehor-Linwood teacher who pleaded guilty Wednesday to inappropriate sexual relations with a student.
Suspect in indecent liberties case expected to make plea agreement
July 11, 2009
A 66-year-old Basehor man accused of soliciting sex acts from elementary school children likely will strike a plea agreement with prosecutors, according to the Leavenworth County Attorney.
Museum highlights history of lingerie
May 17, 2009
“Victorian Secret” is the playful name of a new exhibit at Basehor Historical Museum that presents the history of women’s undergarments. “We were really excited to get it,” museum director Carla Crawford said of the exhibit. “It took us forever to put up.” Looking at the different pieces fashioned with laces, ribbons, buttons and hooks, it’s obvious why the display required extra time and care.

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Recent photos

A Leavenworth Cody Choraliers barbershop quartet sings a few tunes for Kansas Sampler Festival attendees.

Red Truck Novelties, of Shawnee, serves popcorn to Kansas Sampler Festival attendees Saturday in Leavenworth through a 1929 Ford Model AA popcorn truck.

Veterans were observed at the Basehor VFW Memorial Day service Monday, May 25, 2009.

Veterans were observed for Memorial Day at the Basehor VFW Memorial Day service on Monday, May 25, 2009.

Veterans were recognized at the Basehor VFW Memorial Day service on Monday, May 25, 2009.

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