Month: June 2018

All City of Iola Offices will be closed July 4 in observance of Independence Day. The City of Iola Recreation Department would like to invite the summer ball participants and their families to a swimming…

Humanity House Poverty is more than being homeless, hungry, dirty, or without clothing or medical care. Poverty goes deep into a person’s soul. The poverty of being unwanted, unloved and uncared for is greater than…

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Baltimore manager Buck Showalter receives regular calls from veteran, out-of-work scouts looking for jobs. Many are longtime baseball men who once hit the road to major league cities ahead of their…

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union issued a stark assessment of the gridlocked Brexit talks Friday, saying there’s been “no substantial progress” on the key issue of the Irish border and advising EU nations to…

Iola Municipal Pool – at Riverside Park. Phone 365-4933. Open swim hours: Sunday 1-6 p.m.; Monday-Thursday 1-5:30 p.m.; Friday-Saturday 1-7 p.m. Adult Swim Hours: Monday-Friday noon-1 p.m.; Monday-Thursday 5:30-6:30 p.m. Night Swim Hours: Monday-Thursday 6:30-8…

TORONTO (AP) — Canada announced billions of dollars in retaliatory tariffs against the U.S. on Friday in a tit for tat response to the Trump administration’s duties on Canadian steel and aluminum. Prime Minister Justin…

Amtrak may end passenger rail service through Dodge City, Garden City and destinations to the west. The agency told a congressional delegation last week that it might shut down parts of the Southwest Chief route…

DISTRICT COURT Judge Daniel Creitz Civil cases filed: Wells Fargo Bank vs. Billy L. and Michele L. Meins, mortgage foreclosure Deutsche Bank National Trust Company vs. Donald D. and Susan H. Diebolt, et al., mortgage…

— Iola Recreation contact information — Phone: 365-4990, Fax: 365-4976, email: recreation@cityofiola.com — The Recreation Office is in the Recreation Building, 500 Park Ave., Riverside Park, Iola. — Online registration available at www.cityofiola.com on the…

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — The gunman accused of killing five people in a vendetta against a Maryland newspaper barricaded the rear exit to prevent anyone from escaping and blasted his way through the newsroom with…