By Brenna Eller McPHERSON, Kan. — Women and Children Combating Cancer of McPherson County held a Cancer Crawl fundraiser at five locations on Friday, Oct. 13 from 4 to 8:30.Hank's, Easy, Bob's Golf Club, Tres Amigos, and the American Legion hosted the pub crawl for... Read More.
By Brenna Eller McPHERSON, Kan. — There will be a local pub crawl for Women and Children Combating Cancer from 4 to 8:30 p.m. at participating locations in McPherson on Friday, Oct. 13Jen Bonham, a representative for WACCC shared... Read More.
By Lucky Kidd McPHERSON, Kan. — McPherson's Annual Childhood Cancer Walk took place Sunday afternoon, with a large number of people walking from the Genesis Parking lot to The Plaza where several speakers talked about projects they are involved... Read More.
By Lucky Kidd McPHERSON, Kan. — A bid from Dacus Towing and Recovery to remove an RV parked along Maxwell Street behind a home on Arcadian Court was approved by McPherson City Commissioners Tuesday. The tag on the RV in question expired in... Read More.
By the McPherson County Community Foundation McPHERSON COUNTY, Kan. — The Women and Children Combating Cancer Fund, administered by MCCF, will be increasing the maximum grant amount that can be awarded to women and children cancer patients in McPherson County.This comes as the... Read More.
Outdoor Adventures was on the road this week taking part in a local archery 3-D shoot at the Red Rock Archery Range located near Pella and Knoxville, Iowa. The Hickory Ridge Bow Hunters Club hosted a benefit shoot with 100% of the proceeds... Read More.
A farm credit cooperative is partnering with a leading cancer research center to establish a farm to wellness research fund. CEO Jase Wagner tells Brownfield Compeer Financial is pledging $1 million to the Hormel Institute in Austin, Minnesota to support groundbreaking studies on the... Read More.
KANSAS CITY, Kan. - The University of Kansas Cancer Center has received a $100 million lead gift to build a new, state-of-the-art destination cancer center. This gift is both the largest gift ever given by the Sunderland Foundation and the largest ever received by the... Read More.
WICHITA, Kan. (KNS) — A national shortage of cancer drugs is forcing some Kansas doctors to ration medication. The Kansas News Service reports that supply chain issues have squeezed supplies of more than a dozen chemotherapy drugs. The shortage is hurting treatment for breast,... Read More.
Commentary. Fall is my favorite season. The crisp morning air; farmers harvesting corn and soybean fields; bonfires; FFA contests, Friday night lights; trees exploding with brilliant red, purple, orange, and yellow leaves; fall festivals and other activities featuring pumpkins, mums, apple cider and music. I’m... Read More.