Tag: spring

The spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus has put a damper on Iola Recreation Department’s spring activities. All activities are currently postponed until April 1, and no decision has been made for the summer activities.  Iola…

If you’re tired of winter, throw your hands in the air and yell, “Hoodie-Hoo!” Allen County will celebrate its second Annual Hoodie-Hoo Day on Thursday. The local event began last year by the Senior Life…

Fall and spring are my favorite seasons. Finally, some cooler temperatures have arrived and it is actually feeling more like fall. I encourage you to get outside and enjoy the fall season. It is the…

The weather in Kansas can be unpredictable during any season, but spring and early summer often bring severe weather that can create crisis if you are not prepared.  According to the American Red Cross, planning…

Thank goodness spring has finally sprung! Everyone I talk to seems to have been more than ready for winter to leave. I know many gardeners have been out working the soil and getting plants in…

A pair of geese spent a leisurely Monday afternoon sunning themselves on a wooden dam across Elm Creek, not far from the Lehigh Portland Trail. The waterfowl occupied themselves by honking relentlessly at objects that…

Major flooding on stretches of the Missouri River from Nebraska and Iowa through Kansas and Missouri resulted in several breached levees and significant damage to cities, towns, and farmland in March. Forecasters at the National…

It makes me happy to say that spring has arrived, on the calendar at least. After a seemingly endless winter, I think everyone is excited to know that spring is near. The frogs have been…

Springlike temperatures brought several youngsters to the LaHarpe City Park Monday afternoon for repeated trips along the park?s zipline. XyliaDawn Goodner, 6, hangs on while embarking on her ride. Bryson Yocham, Skyler Smeltzer and Xander…

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Ferocious winds caused damage across much of Kansas, while a blizzard closed roads in western sections of the state. Westbound lanes of Interstate 70 and several other highways in western Kansas…