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Extension Agent for Agriculture With the addition of Woodson County to the Southwind District, July 1, 2018 is an important mark in time for K-State Research and Extension. The extension districting model has been in…

Dedicating the new plaza to the Bowlus Fine Arts Center on Friday evening were, from left, Traci Plumlee, Jerad Larkey, Mary Apt, Jennifer Coltrane, John Baker, Nancy Toland, Doug Dunlap, Dan Willis, Bill Maness, Jan…

A torrential downpour that dumped more than an inch of rain in Iola early Sunday nearly proved fatal for an area teen. Spencer Ames, 17, rural Iola, was traveling along South Dakota Road, about a…

Cool off and celebrate Independence Day with the Iola Elks for the annual Ed Hendrix Fishing Derby and Fireworks Display. Gates open to the public at 7:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Elks Lake. Registration for…

Spectators have until tonight to purchase VIP tickets for the upcoming Frankie Ballard concert. Ballard will perform July 14 at the Davis soccer fields as the headline performer of the inaugural Farm-City Days Summer Concert.…

ELSMORE — Elsmore Ruritan Club will have an Independence Day celebration on Saturday, July 7 in downtown Elsmore. Concessions, including homemade ice cream, hot dogs, chips, cookies and drinks, will be served beginning at 7:30…

Descendants of Leroy and Philena Ladd gathered in the Humboldt Senior Citizens Center Sunday for the 98th consecutive annual potluck dinner. Representing the Leola Laude family were Paul and Helen Stoll, Quentin and Maria Stoll,…

CONCORDIA — Kohl Endicott, a 2015 Iola High School and 2018 Cloud County Community College graduate, has completed added certification for unmanned aircraft systems for use with wind energy blade repair. The certification allows Endicott…

DOVER, Del. (AP) — Police in Delaware’s capital city would like to know who dropped a house onto a two-lane road. The Dover Police Department says someone abandoned the prefabricated home, blocking traffic at least…