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30 Years Ago Nancy Maier, director of the Home Health Agency and director of Older Adult Services at Allen County Hospital, has been named Outstanding Nurse of Allen County for 1990. ***** Dick Works, a…

Dear Dr. Roach: Many of my friends assert that the use of essential oils “supports” their immune system and reduces their risk of getting sick. They diffuse them into the air at home, add them…

Dear Carolyn: My husband, “Joe,” and I are embarrassingly lucky: We’re used to working from home and not afraid for our jobs, have no family or dear friends we’re acutely anxious for and are doing…

DISTRICT COURT Judge Daniel Creitz Civil cases filed: Becky Laney vs. James Lewis State of Kansas ex rel DCF vs. James A. Pass Jr. Adriene L. Gutierrez vs. Clayton Hegwald Levi M. Seilonen vs. Sarah…

35 Years Ago May 1985 Jenise Bain was named valedictorian and Paula Lucas salutatorian of the 1985 Iola High School graduating class. ***** Sally Barnaby was named valedictorian of the Humboldt High School graduating class…

Car hits pickup Dennis Ringwald, 72, was stopped for a traffic light May 11 at the intersection of U.S. 54 and South Jefferson Avenue, when his pickup was struck from behind by a car driven…

The Iola Police Department will host its annual Hooked On Fishing, Not On Drugs fishing derby June 20 at Abbott’s Pond along North Cottonwood Street. Pre-registration is available through 5 p.m. June 18 at the…

Did you find a rock at the park and don’t know what kind it is? What about fossils?  If you would like to learn more about rocks, minerals and fossils, then dive into the geology…

Dear Carolyn: Help! My son and his lifelong friend have had a falling-out. My son was invited to be the best man at his friend’s wedding and started planning and securing clothing. The bride-to-be disapproved…

The Colony-Crest Alumni Association awarded two $500 scholarships to Gregory Hardwick and Elka Billings.  The awards were given on May 6 by alumni officers Mary Scovill and Arvin Clemans. Gregory is the son of Sandra…