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Even though we’re enjoying cool days now, it’s good to remember that when the weather turns warm the risk increases for heat-related illnesses. An average of 658 people in the U.S. each year succumb to…

To help parents during the pandemic, the Child Tax Credit has been expanded under the American Rescue Plan Act.  This means that many families will receive advance payments starting July 15, this opportunity is confusing…

Tuesday’s Allen County Farmers’ Market, from 1 to 4 p.m. at 700 N. State Street, you’ll and find, fresh baked goods including sweet breads, jam, and jelly, pies, and seasoning mixes. The fresh produce will…

Bruce Symes gave the Communion Meditation about red letter Bibles, and the importance of Jesus’ words. Jesus tells us to love others as ourselves; he gives us the Great Commandment to go and make disciples…

More than 90 family members attended the 40th Laver family reunion on July 4 at the Central Park Pavilion in Chanute.  Special Recognition Attending:  Oldest Male – Albert Barker, age 90;  Oldest Female – Ethylene…

As parents get older, we want to be reassured they are taking care of themselves and staying healthy. That can be hard to discern at times, especially if we live a distance away. The Mayo…

Need more veggies and baked goods to get you through the week? Problem solved: Shop at any of three convenient Allen County Farmers’ Markets locations. Tuesday’s market, from 1 to 4 p.m. at 700 N.…

Hi Carolyn! My husband has a habit of eating the “best” foods after a grocery trip 1) first and 2) quickly. For example, he’ll just eat chips for lunch and snacks for two days until…

Accidents On July 4, a vehicle driven by Raeven R. Jansen struck a gas meter in the alley near the 300 block of Broadway Street. Arrests On July 6, Heather Vandenberg, 34, Kansas City, was…

11 — The most disastrous flood in the history of the Neosho River was predicted this morning by the U. S. Weather Bureau. Swollen by torrential rains on all portions of the watershed, the river…