Reno County, Kan – The Reno County Health Department will begin offering Moderna COVID-19 vaccinations for children aged 6 months and over. Appointments are currently being scheduled for early next week. The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) announced Monday that they would follow the... Read More.
HUTCHINSON - The Vitality Team of Reno County is hosting a special memorial ride honoring former Hutchinson resident and cycling enthusiast, Mark Call, this Saturday, June 25. Call was an avid cyclist in the community and a charter member of the Hutchinson... Read More.
McPherson, Kansas - Low-income Kansas seniors may be eligible for a program that provides checks to purchase fresh, unprocessed fruits and vegetables and honey at farmers markets in selected counties throughout the state. The Kansas Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program (KSFMNP) is providing low-income seniors... Read More.
By Julia Debes, Kansas Wheat This is day 3 of the Kansas Wheat Harvest Reports, brought to you by the Kansas Wheat Commission, Kansas Association of Wheat Growers and the Kansas Grain and Feed Association. Kansas wheat producers are in the cab and cutting now across... Read More.
RENO COUNTY – Two people sustained injuries Monday Evening as the result of a single vehicle accident on K-14 in southern Reno County. According to the Kansas Highway Patrol, a 2000 Peterbilt semi, driven by 18-year-old Dietrich J. Ensz of Inman, was northbound on K-14... Read More.
By Lucky Kidd, Ad Astra Radio News MCPHERSON - A 4th quarter pay enhancement for Harvey-McPherson County Community Corrections was approved this week by the McPherson County Commission. Funding for the enhancement comes from the Kansas Department of Corrections. Director Tim Gadde said this funding was... Read More.
McPherson, Kan. - As some of you may know, Celeste Carlson, who is the Director of Community Services for the McPherson County Community Foundation, will be leaving the foundation at the end of the month. Celeste has been with the McPherson County Community Foundation for... Read More.
MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Straight line winds that reached up to 100 mph caused nearly $10 million in damage in Riley County during the weekend, the National Weather Service said. The weather service in Topeka said Monday the winds were equivalent... Read More.
Reno County – Recent rains and flooding have made conditions ideal for increased mosquito numbers. Now is the time to begin minimizing and eliminating the mosquito breeding grounds on your property. While supplies last, there are free larvicide mosquito dunks... Read More.
MCPHERSON - The beginning of summer does not mean the end of scholarships. The McPherson County Community Foundation holds five scholarship opportunities that are currently accepting applications. Interested in a career in nursing? The Chinberg-Eberle Nursing Scholarship The Larry Wallace RN Scholarship Joining a trade/technical school? The Edwin... Read More.
The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) and the Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks (KDWP) have issued several public health advisories for Kansas lakes due to blue-green algae. A harmful algal bloom (HAB) may look like foam,... Read More.