Category: Breaking News

Commission meeting ends abruptly

While the Marion County Board of Commissioners meeting got off to a slow start on Monday, Nov. 23, it definitely ended quickly when Commissioner Dianne Novak let loose a long tirade, speaking out against the Marion Record in general and particularly an opinion piece written by Publisher Eric Meyers, all while glaring at their local reporter who was sitting in […]

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Kansas organizations launch effort to stop the spread of COVID-19 in Kansas

More than Marion County health officials are begging for caution and help with COVID-19 Stop the Spread Kansas is a public awareness campaign urging Kansans to do their part in slowing the rate of COVID-19 infections across the state. Stakeholders are encouraging Kansans to follow the Centers for Disease Control guidelines, avoid mass gatherings, use face coverings and other measures […]

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Provider letter to the Marion County Board of Commissioners

This weekend, the Marion County Board of Commissioner’s, who also serve as the Board of Health, received an email with a letter from local health care providers in Newton and Marion County. The letter was written on Veteran’s Day last week asking for a mask mandate to help slow the spread of COVID-19. Since the time of the letter being […]

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DEATH: Lois Nuss

Lois Nuss, 88, died Oct. 26, 2020, at St. Luke Living Center in Marion. A Celebration of Life service will be held at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, November 3, 2020, at First Baptist Church of Durham officiated by Pastor Brad Penn. The family will receive guests from 4-7 p.m. on Monday at Jost Funeral Home in Hillsboro. Memorials can be […]

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DEATH: Marvin Hill

Marvin Hill, 84, died Nov. 1, 2020, at Salem Home in Hillsboro. A Celebration of Life will be Friday, Nov. 6, 2020, at 11 a.m. at Zion Lutheran Church in Hillsboro officiated by Pastor John Werner. Memorials can be made to Zion Lutheran Church in care of Jost Funeral Home P.O. box 266 Hillsboro, KS 67063. He was born on […]

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Tabor announces transition of presidential leadership

HILLSBORO, Kan. –The Board of Directors and President Jules Glanzer together have set in motion a process to begin a presidential leadership transition at Tabor College with the purpose of continuing to advance the college while Glanzer transitions into retirement. Together, the College is planning for a presidential transition within the next 18 months. “The board is thankful to President […]

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DEATH: Aurel Koehn

Aurel Koehn, 81, died Oct. 14, 2020. Funeral Services will be held on Saturday, Nov. 7, 2020, at the Canton United Methodist Church, 304 W. Allen St., Canton, Kan.

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DEATH: Donald E. Hiebert

Donald E. Hiebert, 88, died on March 18, 2020, at Bethesda Home in Goessel. A Memorial Service will be held for Donald E. Hiebert, of rural Goessel, on Saturday, Sept. 26. The service will be held at the Preparatory School on the Goessel Mennonite Heritage and Agriculture Museum grounds. The service will be held at 4 p.m. and masks are […]

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DEATH: Beverly Ruth Wiebe —Bev

Beverly Ruth Wiebe —Bev, 64, died on Sept. 14, 2020. In lieu of flowers, Bev requested memorial funds be sent to Asian Youth Services ATTN: Shari Fenton, 5701 N. Sheraton Rd, Apt 6N, Chicago, IL 60660 or Village2Village 12175 Visionary Way, Ste 106, Fisher, IN 46038, or online at village2villageproject.org. She was born March 13, 1956, in Kajiji, in the […]

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DEATH: Jim Brennan

Jim Brennan, 88, died Monday, August 24, 2020, at Wesley Medical Center in Wichita. Public visitation will be from 1- 7 p.m. on Thursday, August 27, 2020, at Jost Funeral Home in Hillsboro. Due to COVID-19 Funeral Services will be private. Memorials to Holy Family Parish or Hillsboro Senior Center in care of Jost Funeral Home P.O. Box 266 Hillsboro, […]

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