Category: Breaking News

DEATH: Bernadeen Broadstreet Winter

Bernadeen Broadstreet Winter, 79, Marion, died on November 7, 2018, at her home. Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. on Tuesday, November 13, 2018, at Zeiner Funeral Home in Marion, Ks. The funeral service will be 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, November 14, 2018, at Zeiner Funeral Home in Marion, Ks with Carl Helm officiating. Interment will follow at the Marion […]

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DEATH: Wilber H. German

Wilber H. German, 68, Hillsboro, died Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018, at Harry Hynes Memorial Hospice in Wichita. A memorial service will be at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, November 14, at Olson’s Mortuary in Canton. A memorial has been established with the Kansas Cancer Center – Via Christi, Wichita, in care of the mortuary. He was born May 31, 1950, in […]

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DEATH: Lonn Richards

Lonn Richards, 87, Hillsboro, died Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018, at Hillsboro Community Hospital. A Celebration of Life Service will be at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, November 13, at Parkview M.B. Church in Hillsboro. The family will receive friends from 5-7 p.m. on Monday at Jost Funeral Home in Hillsboro. A Committal service will be at 10 a.m. on Tuesday at […]

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Final Election Results for Marion County

Update at 12:45 a.m. The unofficial results are in for Marion County. All results are unofficial until they are canvassed by commissioners. They will be official on Wednesday, November 14. Election results are available courtesy of the Marion County Kansas Elections office: National races U.S. House of Representatives—District 1 Alan LaPolice (D) 26% 1,192 Roger Marshall (R) 74% 3,360 Kansas […]

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High Voter Turn Out Causes Longer Process for Result Tallying

High Voter Turn Out Causes Longer Process for Result Tallying

A local Hillsboro resident checks in so that she can cast her ballot.   Update at 11:30 p.m.   12 of 31 Precincts have been reported at this time according to the Marion County website.   Hillsboro resident Dana Maxfield has worked at all of the elections the last several years at the Hillsboro United Methodist Church polling site. She […]

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Update at 11:30 p.m. 12 of 31 Precincts have been reported at this time according to the Marion County website. Hillsboro resident Dana Maxfield has worked at all of the elections the last several years at the Hillsboro United Methodist Church polling site. She also noticed a higher turnout than previous elections. “Turnout was great! The first few hours were […]

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DEATH: Leola M. Unrau

Leola M. Unrau, 82, Lehigh, died Nov. 3, 2018, at Parkside Home in Hillsboro. A Celebration of Life Service will be at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018, at Hillsboro Mennonite Brethren Church in Hillsboro. Interment will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Lehigh Mennonite cemetery. The family will receive friends from 5-7 p.m. on Friday at Jost Funeral […]

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DEATH: Helen Marie Vogel

Helen Marie Vogel, 82, died Friday, Nov. 2, 2018, at Wesley Medical Center in Wichita. A Celebration of Life Service will be at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018, at Zoar Mennonite Brethren Church in Inman. The family will receive guests from 5-7 p.m. on Monday at the Church. Memorials to Central Christian Schools of Hutchinson or Tabor College […]

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DEATH: Ron G. Kelsheimer

Ron G. Kelsheimer, 80, rural Cedar Point, died Thursday, Nov. 1, 2018, at St. Luke Hospital in Marion, Kansas. There will be a visitation held from 6:30-7:30 p.m. on Tuesday at the Brown-Bennett-Alexander Funeral Home in Cottonwood Falls. A celebration of life service will be 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday at the Flint Hills Community Church in Cottonwood Falls with burial […]

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DEATH: Flora (Leola) Williams

Flora (Leola) Williams, 94, died on Sunday, Oct. 28, 2018, at Parkside Home in Hillsboro. Committal Service 11 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 3, 2018, at Glasco Cemetery of Glasco, Kansas. Memorials to Parkside Home in care of Jost Funeral Home, P.O. Box 266, Hillsboro, KS 67063. She was born Sept. 29, 1924, at Rural Bush City, Kansas to Amzi and […]

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