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• Blue Springs Parks and Recreation Youth Basketball Leagues registration is open. Cost is $80 per player. Boys and girls divisions for grades 1-5 and coed for kindergarten. Eight-game schedule will be played on Saturday mornings at Blue Springs School District gymnasiums. Practice begins the week of Nov. 12, and games begin Jan. 11. Deadline to register is Oct. 27 and a coaches meeting is scheduled for Oct. 30. Register online at or in person at the Blue Springs Fieldhouse (425 N.E. Mock Ave.) during office hours, or call 816-228-0137 to register by phone with Visa, Discover or MasterCard or for more information.