Category: Breaking News

Appraisal Guide Available Here

Marion County Appraisal Guide for 12,246 properties available if you click here. Downloadable and fully searchable.

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Marion High School Promenade Slideshow

Click here for a gallery of photos from this year’s Marion High School Promenade

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Goessel High School Promenade Slideshow

Click here for a slide show of photos from this year’s Goessel High School Promenade.

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Hillsboro High School Promenade Slideshow

Click here for a gallery of photos from this year’s Hillsboro Highschool Promenade.

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Huelskamp coming to Hillsboro Monday a.m. for town hall meeting

U.S. Congressman Tim Huelskamp will be in Hills­boro from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. Monday, April 14, for a town hall meeting at the city building. “Now more than ever before the voice of the American people is needed in Washington,” Huelskamp said. “These town halls allow me the opportunity to continue to be the voice of the people as […]

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Canton-Galva H.S. to host first photography auction April 16

Canton-Galva High School will host its first ever Photography Auction next Wednesday, April 16, in the high school commons. The best of yearbook and magazine’s photos from this school year will be matted and framed for sale. The silent auction will take place from 5-8 p.m. and will include images from sports, academics and special events. The event is come-and-go, […]

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Marion man killed in two-vehicle accident near Hillsboro

A Marion man died early Monday morning when his vehicle crashed into the back of a semi-trailer one mile east of Hillsboro on U.S. Highway 56. According to the Kansas Highway Patrol, Gary J. Alleven, 46, was in the westbound lane driving a 2012 Ford Fiesta when a semi-trailer driven by Samuel B. Unruh, 25, of Canton, pulled out from […]

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DEATH: Kathleen K. Hurst, 73

Kathleen K. Hurst, 73, died April 5 at Salem Home in Hillsboro. The service will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, April 9, at Eastmoor United Methodist Church, 105 Eastmoor Dr., Marion. Visitation is from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday, April 8, at Zeiner Funeral Home, 205 Elm St., Marion. Burial will be at Holton Cemetery. She was born June […]

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DEATH: Orpha J. Suderman Wilkinson, 88

Orpha J. (Suderman) Wilkinson, 88, of Mt. Hope, died March 31 at Wichita. A graveside service will be at 11 a.m. Friday, April 4, at Wichita Park Cemetery in Wichita. She was born Nov. 8, 1925, to Justina (Loewen) and Dietrich Suderman at Hillsboro. She was married to Clyde W. Wilkinson, who predeceased her. Survivors include sister-in-law Rosella Suderman of […]

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Heitschmidt elected mayor of Marion

The city of Marion has a new mayor with Todd Heitschmidt capturing 329 votes in Tuesday’s general election. Incumbent Mary Olson had 187 votes and Steve Unruh received 29. Heitschmidt, a current council member, will relinquish that position at the next city council meeting April 14, and will also take his place as mayor. In the Marion City Council races, […]

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