Estuardo Garcia Reporter

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Families find strength in autism support group
June 6, 2010
For the first two years of his life, Isaac Dority wouldn’t look people in the eye. Rebecca Dority, Isaac’s mother, said his speech was minimal, too. Isaac would only repeat the last thing he heard.
Area moms take a family approach to autism support
June 5, 2010
For the first two years of his life, Isaac Dority wouldn’t look people in the eye. Rebecca Dority, Isaac’s mother, said his speech was minimal, too. Isaac would only repeat the last thing he heard.
Dynamic trio save woman from Kansas River
April 19, 2010
Things started off simply enough for Skylar Ross Thursday night.
Olathe woman jumps from bridge and survives
09:00 p.m., April 15, 2010 Updated 03:06 p.m.
Sometime around 7:15 p.m., a 60-year-old woman from Olathe jumped off the bridge on Wyandotte Street into the Kansas River.
Several holiday events available throughout the area
November 25, 2009
There barely will be time for the turkey and stuffing to get cold this week before area communities turn their attention to holiday parades and lighting events.
Area cities gearing up for parades
12:00 a.m., November 24, 2009 Updated 08:31 a.m.
There will barely be time for the turkey and stuffing to get cold this week before area communities turn their attention to holiday parades.
Holiday parade season kicks off this weekend in area
November 23, 2009
There’ll barely be time for the turkey and stuffing to get cold this week before area communities turn their attention to holiday parades.
Choice of Army lands soldier on helicopter crew
November 4, 2009
On what seemed like an ordinary Tuesday morning Sept. 11, 2001, Jaimeson Bard was sitting in a freshman math class at Tonganoxie High School when he heard news that would change his life forever.
MBA programs cater to working adults’ needs
July 15, 2009
With a national unemployment level at nearly 10 percent, and with no foreseeable end to the trend, some people have stopped thinking about their briefcase and started thinking about a backpack.
Shrine rodeo coming to town
May 13, 2009
The month of May in Tonganoxie means the end of the school year, the beginning of the pool season and more recently it has also meant it is time for the rodeo.

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Properly mowing your lawn requires more than just running the mower over your grass once a week.

Aaron Mills, with Mills Construction, measures out a section of a house he and other framers are building near 158th Street and Leavenworth Road in Basehor. Rooftop temperatures often exceed 100 degrees during the summer.

The metal windmill at the farm was also knocked down during the storm.

The wind lifted the sign in front of the barn off of its concrete base and knocked it over.

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