Kaitlyn Syring

Kaitlyn Syring is a staff reporter for Basehor. She is a University of Kansas graduate.

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Sampler success
Festival attracts record crowd to area
May 5, 2010
Rain and small hail that moved Sunday through Leavenworth didn’t seem to dampen the overall spirit of the Kansas Sampler Festival’s debut in Leavenworth County.
Extension office settling into new digs
May 4, 2010
After three moves during her 20 years with the Leavenworth County Extension Office, Denise Sullivan is hoping this will be the last.
Leavenworth County kicks off 2010 Kansas Sampler Festival
May 1, 2010
Before the first visitors arrived Saturday at the 2010 Kansas Sampler Festival, organizers were touting the event as the biggest and best yet.
Former Basehor-Linwood teacher to serve two days in jail in sex case
April 14, 2010
A former Basehor-Linwood High School teacher will serve two days in jail for inappropriate sexual relations with a student.
Basehor supermarket closes seven months after opening
March 4, 2010
A supermarket in Basehor once viewed as a possible model for a new store in De Soto is closing just seven months after it opened.
Review board hears new casino proposal for Wyandotte County
September 17, 2009
The Kansas Lottery Commission, Kansas Entertainment LLC and the Unified Government of Wyandotte County presented a single casino proposal Tuesday to the Kansas Lottery Gaming Facility Review Board, instead of the expected two.
Seniors reluction to join Internet social network
August 27, 2009
In recent years, social networking Web sites such as facebook, MySpace and Twitter have exploded into the online arena, drawing users from a vast demographic. In this area, though, one demographic groups seems to keep from jumping on the Internet communication bandwagon: senior citizens.
Considering career change? Take time for research
July 15, 2009
Starting a new career requires time and thorough research, advises department heads at several area schools.

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