Month: July 2018

The Allen County Fair came to a lucrative conclusion for scores of young 4-H’ers and FFA members Monday evening. The 4-H/FFA Livestock Premium Auction brought in a combined $50,050 in premiums to youngsters selling their…

Based on surveys, people believe that taking personal responsibility is the best way to stay healthy and feel that they can manage health problems through nutrition. It can be challenging to eat healthy when your…

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Former presidential candidate and U.S. Senate Majority Leader Bob Dole has endorsed Kansas Gov. Jeff Colyer in the state’s Republican primary. Colyer’s campaign announced the endorsement from the 95-year-old Kansas political…

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Authorities say a woman died from injuries she suffered when a vehicle crashed into a Topeka cafe last week. Eighty-year-old Joyce Kasson died Saturday. She was injured Thursday when a sport…

Mary Lou Strunk, age 91, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, July 25, 2018, in Iola. She was born Jan. 17, 1927, in Hamilton, to George and Ethel (Hughes) Noble. She attended school at Leon. Mary…

HUMBOLDT — Members of the Cofachique Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution held their annual planning meeting at the Humboldt Public Library July 21. Attending were Cynthia Geisler, Judy Arbeiter, Linda Rubow, Nancy Castellucci, Deborah…

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says he is consulting with the National Rifle Association over whether it makes sense for a Texas company to publish downloadable blueprints for a 3D-printed gun. Trump tweeted today…

Arrest reported Iola police officers arrested Roy Carllson on a warrant July 23 out of Allen County District Court. Citation issued Iola police officers cited Shae Dobbs, 23, Iola, for suspicion of possessing marijuana and…

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — If you’re really loving your backyard chickens and all those fresh eggs, you might be giving your flock a little bit of extra attention — and some snuggles and kisses. Well,…

70 Years Ago July 1948 The Allen County Red Cross surveyed Iola yesterday and estimated that water had reached the inside of 100 Iola homes. Those dwellings were in about 25 square blocks of the…