• Stainbrook’s Store, La Cygne, has new owner

  • Pleasanton USD 344 student and Linn County Spelling Bee Champion Makia Looney takes her turn during the state cpelling bee competition at the De Mattias FIne Arts Center at Newman University in Wichita on Saturday, March 9. Looney Makia has been a Linn County spelling Bee participant every year since second grade and has competed at the state level two years running.

  • Economic development from the inside out

  • Linn County Road Department employees use a track hoe to demolish what is left of the former Concern house in Mound City. The property is marked for the new Linn County Law Enforcement Center.

  • Linn County Law Enforcement Center project construction manager at-risk chosen

NEWS

Standoff in Parker over warrants

thumb

    Residents in Parker reported a standoff between a subject located at 313 W. Kimball, and law enforcement officers from both the Linn County Sheriff’s Office and the Kansas Highway Patrol on around 9 a.m. Tuesday, March 19.  According to Linn County... [More]

1525 Rd. east of 1077 Rd. to be closed

thumb

      Public Works Field Administrator Jackie Messer has reported that County Road 1525 between CR-1077 and Faucett will be closed beginning Monday, April 1. The culvert just east of CR-1077 will be dug out April 3, and the road will be closed for approximately... [More]

1525 Rd. east of 1077 Rd. to be closed

thumb

      Public Works Field Administrator Jackie Messer has reported that County Road 1525 between CR-1077 and Faucett will be closed beginning Monday, April 1. The culvert just east of CR-1077 will be dug out April 3, and the road will be closed for approximately... [More]

More News

SPORTS

2019 All Linn County boys’ basketball teams

thumb

    It’s that time again to pick the 2019 All Linn County boys’ basketball team.  Like the girls’ teams, selection was tough this year as there were plenty of players to choose from that were on similar levels. Pleasanton have five players... [More]

2019 All Linn County girls’ basketball teams

thumb

    It’s that time of year again to select the All Linn County girls’ basketball team. This year was tough as there were lots of deserving girls and fairly equal players across the board with the exception of a few. The Pleasanton girls’ team... [More]

More Sports

COMMUNITY

Linn County part of Lake Region Adopt-a-Bike program

thumb

    The Adopt-a-Bike program was developed by the Lake Region Resource Conservation and Development Council in 2004. The bikes are collected at drop-off sites in the four participating counties and then sent to Ellsworth Correctional Facility to be refurbished... [More]

HS readies to launch ‘The Nest’

thumb

  New program offers students essentials     Mitch Shaw, principal of Pleasanton High School, recently announced the school has nearly completed the installation of a new program, and plans are in the works to launch that program on April 5. The program... [More]

Economic development from the inside out

thumb

  Hilton renovating La Cygne one building at a time     Mike Hilton, ProActive Agriculture’s owner, has been in La Cygne for three years and knew something had to be done to save their downtown. “Every year it got worse and worse,” said... [More]

More Community