Tag: Allen County Kansas

MISSION, Kan. (AP) — Kansas is shifting into the second phase of coronavirus immunizations as the Republican-led state House on Thursday approved a bill that would extend the state’s pandemic emergency declaration. The 119-3 vote…

The Iola Public Library will be closed until at least Monday after a staff member tested positive for COVID-19. A Facebook book sale scheduled for today was canceled.  Curbside pickup is available between 9 a.m.…

A hundred years ago, I’m guessing a few Iolans had threatened among themselves to tar and feather Dr. J.S. Sutcliffe, the Allen County Health Officer, who had the authority to determine how long the county…

The mercury dipped to six degrees above zero for the second time within a week here last night to set another late March low temperature reading. **** Iola’s “T-Men,” a volunteer group of local traffic…

February 1955 – 65 Years Ago The Allen County Centennial now has an official “seal.” It was created as a personal contribution to the Centennial by Clyde Watson, art instructor at Iola High School. The…

Three hospital management companies touted their strengths last week in proposals to the Allen County Regional Hospital board of trustees. Trustees are studying options to lead ACRH into the future. On Wednesday evening, they heard…

A new program will help Allen County Emergency Communications receive fast and accurate device location data for 911 emergency calls from mobile devices.  The first and most important question in every 911 call is “What’s…