Local News

LAHARPE — Joyce Lee is in a giving mood. The occasion? Her 80th birthday, which was Friday. The gifts? Quilts. Lots of quilts. Lee is celebrating her birthday by gifting quilts to each of her…

Starting Monday, anyone in USD 257 can pick up five days worth of free breakfast and lunch meals until Aug. 6. The goal is to make sure everyone in the district has access to healthy…

Life has recently thrown ACC student-athletes Eduardo Tavares, David Almeida and Tiago Troyano Pereverziev de Abreu quite a curveball. The three soccer players, all hailing from Brazil, cannot return to their home country due to…

City leaders are pushing back their plans to open the Iola Municipal Pool, at least a week. Interim Iola City Administrator Corey Schinstock announced this morning the delay, citing a recent rise in confirmed COVID-19…

Jonathon Goering has just joined the team at Thrive Allen County as their new economic development manager. The Register sat down with him during his second day on the job to see how things were…

City leaders are pushing back their plans to open the Iola Municipal Pool, at least a week. Interim Iola City Administrator Corey Schinstock announced this morning the delay, citing a recent rise in confirmed COVID-19…

Four additional COVID-19 diagnoses in Bourbon County have prompted health officer Rebecca Johnson to get tough. Johnson, director of the Southeast Kansas Multi-County Health Department, announced Wednesday she will issue written orders, forcing those who…

Don’t let Ana Davis’s quiet nature fool you. Still waters, as they say, run deep. And once engaged in conversation, Davis’s passion for racial and social justice rises quickly to the surface. “It’s just something…

By this time next week, Allen County Regional Hospital will be under the control of the Saint Luke’s Health System. The next few days are going to wrap up the transition, culminating in a flurry…

HUMBOLDT — Plans to open the Humboldt Municipal Pool have been put on hold. The pool, which was scheduled to open Monday, will remain closed until the city and county receive clearance from Allen County’s…