Monthly Archives: July, 2015

Blue-green algae bloom at Melvern Lake’s outlet park

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The U.S Army Corps of Engineers Kansas City District announced today a potentially toxic blue-green algae bloom at the outlet...

Wanted: Military Pictures

Wanted: Osage County military photo’s to copy of people in uniform and use in The Osage County Herald-Chronicle window display for Veterans Day. Include...

Commissioners recognize treasurers retirement

LYNDON—Commissioners thanked outgoing county treasurer Jo Ann Hamilton for her time with the county at the monthly officials and department heads meeting. “It’s been a...

Local youth to present ‘Shrek, Jr., The Musical’

“All the things that make us special are the things that make us strong.” The voices of rejected fairy tale characters will let the audience...

Scranton proposes 5 mill property tax increase

SCRANTON—Cindy Jensen of Aldrich and Company, LLC, laid out the expenses and revenue for the 2016 budget at the June 21 meeting of the...

City green lights library expansion, speaker system

The council approved $500 toward the purchase of a downtown speaker system along with labor and materials to install the speakers. “It was recommended...

USD 454 raises local budget 2.9 mills

BURLINGAME—The Burlingame USD 454 Board of Education held a special meeting July 22 to prepare the 2015-16 budget, increasing the districts local draw 2.857...

Area cyclists begin cross-country trek

David Saving, Lenexa, and Scott Averill, Overbrook, both 60 years of age and long-time friends, began biking across the United States today. They are...

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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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