Local & Area

Edelmans Home Center celebrates 50th anniversary

On Friday, May 26, 2023, Edelmans Home Center celebrated their 50th anniversary with a customer appreciation cookout in the store’s parking lot, located at 512 S. Old U.S. Highway 75….

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Public health advisories issued for Kansas lakes due to blue-green algae

Submitted The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) and the Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks (KDWP) have issued a public health advisory update for Kansas lakes due to…

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Don’t fall prey to “pig butchering” scams

Submitted You have heard of the Nigerian prince scam, but you probably do not associate the term “pig butchering” with investment fraud. Like a hog fattened before the slaughter, perpetrators…

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College launches new program to prepare public health professionals

Submitted Diagnosing and addressing needs in the workforce is the catalyst behind a new public health program at Washburn University. Beginning this fall, students may pursue several education options in…

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Red Cross offers tips to help you have a great, safe summer

Submitted As we all head outside to enjoy the sunshine and warm weather this summer, the American Red Cross of Oklahoma has steps you can follow to help stay safe….

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Nominations open for minority, women enterprise development awards

Submitted Lieutenant Governor and Department of Commerce Secretary David Toland announced Thursday, May 25, the call for nominations for the 2023 Minority Enterprise Development (MED) Week Awards. These annual awards,…

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Communities receive nearly $3.2 million CDBG grant funding

Submitted Lieutenant Governor and Secretary of Commerce David Toland announced that 10 communities received almost $3.2 million in Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funding. Grant awards were made in three…

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Melissa Ohden, abortion survivor, to speak in Horton

Submitted by Darlene Rake Melissa Ohden will speak at 3 p.m. Sunday, June 4, at St. Leo’s Catholic Center in Horton. The event is hosted by the Northeast Kansas Pro-Life…

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Seneca to host fourth annual Museum Day

Submitted The town of Seneca is home to five different museums each highlighting a piece of the town and county’s history. The Nemaha County Historical Society operates the Historic Jail…

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Bern blood drive is scheduled

Submitted Healthy individuals are needed every day to maintain an adequate blood supply for patients in need. Once a donor has made the commitment to give blood, it is important…

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Bipartisan bill signed to give justice to child sexual abuse survivors

Submitted Governor Laura Kelly ceremonially signed bipartisan Senate Substitute for House Bill 2127, which makes it easier for victims of childhood sexual assault to pursue justice, alongside bipartisan legislators and…

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Kansas hospitals applaud new health care worker protections

Submitted New laws will provide additional protections for Kansas health care workers who are facing continued threats in the course of their work. Nearly half of Kansas hospital staff members…

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CLUB: Brown County Genealogical Society

Submitted by Marla Hathhorn Secretary The Thursday, May 18, Brown County Genealogical Society meeting was opened by President Ray Thieme, with eight members present. Gail Coker-Carr presented the April treasurer’s…

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Match Day check accepted


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Launch plan accepted by school board

During the Monday, May 8, Prairie Hills USD No. 113 Board of Education (BOE) meeting, the LifeWise Academy launch plan was brought to the board’s attention to potentially start at…

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