Local News

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Iola City Administrator Sid Fleming will leave his post in March.

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Allen County Farm Bureau hosts state lawmakers for a preview of the 2020 legislative session.

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Farm-City Days volunteers earn funds by working at Kansas City Chiefs games.


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FREDONIA — A sluggish first half was a distant memory by the time Iola High ran rampant past Douglass on Monday night. 

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FREDONIA — Sharp shooting told the story in Iola High’s blowout win over Yates Center in round 1 of the Wilson County Classic. 

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They hang side by side in the San Francisco home of Joe Montana — the last uniform he wore with the San Francisco 49ers, and his last with the Kansas City Chiefs.

State News

HUTCHINSON, Kan. (AP) — A small earthquake was reported in southern Kansas on Sunday.

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — The University of Kansas will close its School of Languages, Literatures and Cultures but departments within the school will remain open and students will not be affected, according to a school official.

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An independent review of Kansas’ rising electricity prices shows the current system for setting rates could use some improvements.

National News

What to watch as impeachment trail takes off.

Federal government will target additional funds for cocaine and methamphetamine addiction.

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2019 was second-warmest year on record, government scientists report


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Bernie Sanders has a real chance of winning the Democratic nomination. Here's why.

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Virginia approves the Equal Rights Amendment, passing the threshold for it to become part of the U.S. Constitution

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Last week’s decision by Sunflower Electric to not expand the Holton plant is yet another step in preserving our planet. 

Ask the Register

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Highway officials are aware the exits to Humboldt off U.S. 169 are not lighted, but gave no indication as to when they will be repaired.

Why haven’t the interchange lights at the intersection of Humboldt/Hawaii Road and Hwy 169 been on after the completion of the reopeni

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Since he left Kansas to serve as Ambassador at Large for International Religious Freedom, former Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback has kept a busy schedule while traveling the world. 


Many people use the terms “credit report” and “credit score” interchangeably, but they are not the same.

Exposure to cold weather causes stress on livestock.

Good deeds appreciated.


Samantha Lynn “Sam” Tressler, 50, of Yates Center, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2020, at her home.

Jim Romig

Freda Maxine Dreher, age 88, of Iola, passed away Sunday, Jan. 12, 2020, at the Allen County Regional Hospital, Iola.

World News

A passenger arrives at a train station in China on Monday. A mysterious SARS-like virus has killed a fourth person and spread around China, including Beijing, fueling fears of a major outbreak as millions begin traveling for the Lunar New Year. (Noel Celis/AFP/Getty Images/TNS)

China takes steps to curb spread of coronavirus.

DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — Rising income inequality is undermining confidence in capitalism around the world, according to a survey conducted by public relations firm Edelman ahead of the gathering of the elites in the Swiss ski resort of Davos.

Here’s a look at the various crises Iran faces.


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The mens and womens basketball teams from ACC take on Dodge City to close 2019.

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The Red Devils begin preparation for the 2019-2020 season.

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