Local News

Stephanie Wildasin and Dylan Barnes, friends from Kansas City, Mo., thought nothing of the drive if it meant seeing Frankie Ballard headline Saturday’s Farm City Days Summer Concert Series.

A new clinic for the Community Health Center of Southeast Kansas opened to great fanfare Sunday.

Arrests reported

Allen County sheriff’s deputies arrested Brandon A. Aiello, 25, LaHarpe, Saturday for suspicion of criminal damage to property.

Sports

American Legion Baseball: Post 15 Iola Indians

College Basketball: Kansas Jayhawks

Opinion

This morning, President Donald Trump met with Russian President Vladimir Putin one-on-one.

That our president requested that no one be witness to the discussion is troubling.

Those who worry that President Trump will make unwarranted concessions to Vladimir Putin at their summit meeting today have plenty to fret about, including Mr.

Insight Kansas

A storm is brewing over equitable education funding in Kansas.

Lifestyle

Nineteen members, two guests and one Cloverbud answered roll call at the July 8 meeting of the Prairie Rose 4-H Club.

Patriotism was the theme for the evening.

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Obituaries

Kenneth Alto Ling, age 91, passed away at the Kansas Heart Hospital in Wichita. Kenny was born Aug. 29, 1926, southwest of Iola to Alto Amos Ling and Retha Butterfield Ling.

Oleata Hope Hiser, age 88, passed away July 11, 2018, at Greystone Assisted Living, Iola. Oleata was born March 5, 1930, in Joplin, Mo., to Joshua Roberts and Ollie May Rice Roberts.

Lowana Minckley, age 78, of Colony, died on Monday, July 9, 2018 at her home. Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m., on Friday at the High Point Cowboy Church in Colony.

State and National News

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — The Air Force says McConnell Air Force Base in Wichita likely will receive its first KC-46 air refueling tanker by October.

The Carlyle Ladies Country Club met Thursday at the Carlyle fellowship hall. Myrna Wildschuetz presided. Joanne McIntyre provided refreshments.

World News

HELSINKI (AP) — With a wink and a slouch, respectively, President Donald Trump and Russia’s Vladimir Putin opened their long-awaited summit today as the American leader declared that “the world wan

LONDON (AP) — The British government released detailed plans today for what it called a “principled pragmatic and ambitious” Brexit — plans that already triggered the resignation of two top ministe

BRUSSELS — President Donald Trump upended the show of unity at NATO’s annual summit Wednesday as many allies had feared, claiming that Germany “is totally controlled by” and “captive to Russia” and

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