Nico Roesler

Nico Roesler is the community reporter for the Basehor Sentinel.

Recent stories

Face to Face: Shawnee Business Liaison Dave Holtwick
April 8, 2016
Get to know your Shawnee neighbors with our Face to Face feature.
Shawnee, Lenexa join Johnson County mental health corresponder program
March 31, 2016
Shawnee has partnered with Lenexa and Johnson County to bring a new Johnson County Mental Health co-responder program to the city.
Shawnee creating neighborhood initiative program called ASSIST
March 26, 2016
In an effort to maintain and improve neighborhoods throughout Shawnee, no matter their age or house value, the city of Shawnee is creating a new neighborhood services initiative.
Face to Face: Moe Sharifi, owner of Pegah’s
March 25, 2016
Get to know your local neighbors with our Face to Face feature.
New urgent care facility part of redevelopment project on Shawnee Mission Parkway
March 24, 2016
The Shawnee Planning Commission approved preliminary plans for a two lot commercial redevelopment of the space formerly occupied by Office Depot next to 24-Hour Fitness on Shawnee Mission Parkway.
Shawnee considers raising property taxes to address stormwater infrastructure problems
March 23, 2016
The City of Shawnee is looking at significant challenges in repairing its stormwater drainage system and is considering the first possible property tax increases since 2006.
State of Johnson County address focuses on economic growth, future key issues
March 22, 2016
The 2016 State of the County address on Tuesday highlighted another positive year in the county in terms of the economy, employment, housing and education but Chairman of the Johnson County Board of County Commissioners Ed Eilert said future tough decisions will need to be made to continue that success.
Shawnee animal control department modifies procedures to help local shelters, animals
March 22, 2016
Shawnee police and the Great Plains SPCA are reminding people about lost animal protocols that can help the nonprofit organization, the police and the found animals.
Emergency storm water pipe repair to cost Shawnee more than $1 million
March 18, 2016
The city of Shawnee is addressing several emergency storm water repairs around the city that will cost more than $1 million.
Johnson County seeking input on new courthouse, coroners facility
March 17, 2016
Johnson County is seeking public input as it decides the future of the Johnson County Courthouse and a new coroner facility, as well as how it will fund the new project using tax dollars.

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Recent photos

Dave Holtwick is the business liaison for the city of Shawnee.

Moe Sharifi, owner of Pegah's Family Restaurant, was recently victimized by a terrible scam but was able to turn it into a charitable donation.

Ed Eilert, Chairman of the Johnson County Board of County Commissioners, presents the 2016 State of the County address on March 22.

Listowel's Mayor Jim Moloney enjoyed his first visit to Shawnee, the Sister City of Listowel, Ireland.

The Irish and American flags flew high over Johnson Drive during the St. Patrick's Parade.

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