Monthly Archives: June, 2015

Post Office reopens four years after tornado

READING—The new Reading Post Office officially opened its doors to customers June 29. The building that formerly housed the Reading Post Office was destroyed...

Lebo Fourth of July celebration spans three days

LEBO—Activities surrounding Lebo’s 26th annual Fourth of July Stars and Stripes Celebration will encompass three days of activities July 3-5. Events begin 6 p.m....

Lyndon to host July 4 celebration Saturday

Lyndon is hosting a July 4 celebration beginning at 7 a.m. with a pancake feed at Lyndon Community Center sponsored by the Lyndon Lions...

Microburst causes wind damage in Overbrook

OVERBROOK—The National Weather Service in Topeka said a microburst was responsible for 60 to 80 mph winds that down several trees and power lines...

Quenemo council, attorney discuss ATV issues

QUENEMO—Disruptions in the neighborhood have led to lengthy discussions about enacting law and order for ATV and dirt bike use. At a special meeting...

Montgomerys to serve as Melvern parade marshals

Roger and Joy Montgomery have been selected to be the 2015 Melvern Sunflower Days parade grand marshals. This year’s theme is “A day at...

Nuisance properties being reevaluated in Scranton

Jordan Herrick | Reporter SCRANTON—Alleged nuisance violations posed several issues for citizens and council members at the June 16 Scranton City Council meeting. Nuisance complaints...

Atchisons, Carlson to preside over ‘Dog Days’ parade

OSAGE CITY—As part of the Osage City Osage County Fair, the “Dog Days of Summer” themed parade is set for tonight. Chandra Dunbar, parade coordinator...

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Richard E. Watson

Richard E. Watson Oct. 2, 1944 – Jan. 9, 2020 CARROLLTON, Texas — Richard E. Watson, 75, died Thursday, Jan. 9,...
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Jan. 16 – PDF Edition

An Overbook native is competing for the Ford Hall of Fans with a trip to the Super Bowl at...

Shirley Ann Kinnett

Shirley Ann Kinnett March 22, 1945 – Jan. 7, 2020 TOPEKA — Shirley Ann Kinnett, Scranton, died Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2020,...

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No burning allowed

No burning Jan. 7 - 9 Bryce Romine, Osage County...

Winter Sports Preview

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