Category: Breaking News

DEATH: Mildred June (Regier) Buller

NEWTON: Mildred June (Regier) Buller, 89, died Friday, May 10, 2019, at the Kansas Christian Home in Newton. She was born on June 26, 1929 in the hospital in Halstead, Kansas, the daughter of Edward C. and Anna May Dick Regier. After finishing high school in Buhler, she attended Summer classes at Bethel College. Mildred taught at a one-room school […]

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Information for Marion County and other counties in Kansas declared as disaster emergency areas

STATE OF KANSAS Jane Welch Adjutant General’s Department   Phone: 785-646-1190 Public Affairs Office   Cell: 785-207-1549 5920 SE Coyote Drive    Jane.E.Welch1.nfg@mail.mil Topeka, KS 66619        www.kansastag.gov Maj. Gen. Lee Tafanelli, Adjutant General Kansas Army National Guard Kansas Air National Guard Kansas Division of Emergency Management Kansas Homeland Security Kansas Civil Air Patrol FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 9, 2019  […]

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Tabor College Concert Choir to hold last concert of the year

Tabor College Concert Choir to hold last concert of the year

The Tabor College Concert Choir, under the direction of Dr. Bradley Vogel, will perform its final concert of the academic year at 4 p.m. on Sunday, May 12, in Richert Auditorium on the Tabor College campus. The theme, “Lead, Kindly Light,” organizes a program of rich choral repertoire with sounds and texts of comfort and peace, and also vibrant psalms […]

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Flooding throughout Marion County

Flooding throughout Marion County

Be careful as you are out and about today. Many roads around Marion County have flooded and been closed. The Fire Departments have been busy rescuing cars stuck in the water. The Hillsboro Fire Department is asking people to please remember to turn around in a flooded area rather than try to continue. Check to make sure the roads you […]

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DEATH: Lisa Wiebe

Lisa Wiebe, 44, died on May 5, 2019, at Schowalter Villa in Hesston. Celebration of Life Service will be at 11 a.m. on Friday, May 10, 2019, at Schowalter Villa Chapel in Hesston. Interment at 11 a.m. on Saturday at Valley View Cemetery in Garden City. Family will receive friends from 5-6 p.m. on Thursday at Schowalter Villa Chapel in […]

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DEATH: Amy Klein

Amy Klein, 44, Hillsboro, died on May 4, 2019, at Salem Home in Hillsboro. Celebration of Life Service at 10 a.m. on Friday, May 10, 2019, at Hillsboro Mennonite Brethren Church in Hillsboro. The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. on Thursday at Jost Funeral Home in Hillsboro. Memorials to Disability Supports of the Great Plains of McPherson in […]

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Repairs on I-35 for next 2 weeks

Stripe repair beginning on I-35 The Kansas Department of Transportation will begin stripe repair on I-35 in McPherson County on Wednesday, May 1. The work consists of removing the old stripe and installing a new stripe. Roadwork will begin just north of Moundridge at mile marker 49 and continue north for four miles, with up to eight miles closed May […]

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Peabody competes at Elyria track meet

Peabody competes at Elyria track meet

  Aubrey Craig took sixth in the girls 400-meter dash at the Elyria track meet on Tuesday. Caleb VanCurren placed third in the boys 800 meters run for Peabody at the Elyria track meet on Tuesday. Thomas Smith clears the hurdles in the boys 300 Meter hurdles.       Mya Winter placed fourth in the girls 3200 Meter run […]

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After prom hangout at Dorothy’s Coffee House and Tea Room

After prom hangout at Dorothy’s Coffee House and Tea Room

Dorothy’s Coffee House and Tea Room is opening up during the night after prom in order to provide a place for high schoolers to hang out after prom and not have to travel outside of Marion County.

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Concert confusion

It was brought to our attention that some information in a recent article conflicted with that contained in an ad. The Kansas Mennonite Men’s Chorus will be performing— as the ad indicates— at 7 pm at Tabor on April 7 and at Bethel on April 14, rather than 3:30 on those dates, as the article indicated.

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