• Tumbleweed 2018 held at Wildwood

  • Tumbleweed 2018 held at Wildwood

  • 2018 All County baseball team

  • Linn County’s top 10 track athletes

  • Districts combine efforts to send joint trapshooting team members to Nationals


USD 362 to offer midday preschool busing


  BY TONY FURSE LINN COUNTY NEWS NEWSPAPERSRME@YAHOO.COM   Midday busing will be offered to Prairie View Unified School District 362 preschoolers for this upcoming school year. On a 5-1 vote, with Chuck Dunlop dissenting and Nicolas Philpott absent, the... [More]

Court sets Huggins preliminary hearing


A consolidated afternoon preliminary hearing has been set for a former Linn County sheriff’s deputy and Pleasanton school resource officer. The two cases filed against David Allen Huggins, La Cygne, will be heard at 1:30 p.m. July 17 in Linn County District Court. To... [More]

Jail feasibility study brings community members together


  Two gatherings were held on Monday, June 18, in Mound City to garner community and elected officials’ thoughts on the feasibility of building a new jail complex. After hearing from the Linn County District Court staff and elected officials, the County Commissioners... [More]

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Current fishing reports for Linn County


School is out and summer is heating up so it is a good time for the family to enjoy some fishing. Here are some current fishing reports from various bodies of water in Linn County to help one decide where to fish. All fishing reports were posted on June 1. To see the full article,... [More]

Pleasanton/Jayhawk trapshooting team places 7th at State Shoot


The Pleasanton/Jayhawk trapshooting team traveled to Wichita on June 16 to compete in the 2018 Kansas State High School Clay Target League State Championship. Pleasanton/Jayhawk had 16 shooters compete in the event that included 50 teams and more than 1,000 shooters. To see... [More]

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Tumbleweed 2018 held at Wildwood


    The Tumbleweed Real Country Music and Camping Festival was held this past weekend in Linn County’s backyard. The event, which spanned three nights and two days, was held at the Wildwood Outdoor Education Center on 399th Street, just north of La Cygne.... [More]

New summer grief support group meeting in La Cygne


“Grief Comfort saved my life.” – Doug Staats “Not your typical support group.” – Bryan Brown “I didn’t think I needed a support group; now I lead one.” – Holly Scott “Doctors heal bodies; GCI (Grief Comfort Inc.)... [More]

Vacation Bible School dates


The Mound City Community Vacation Bible School is in full swing this week, and the kids are having a blast. Other churches and communities across the county are making ready for their own Vacation Bible School (VBS), and below is a small portion of what’s to come: The First... [More]

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