• Thanks and giving at Prairie View

  • Linn County’s top high school cross country runners

  • 2017 All County volleyball team

  • PHS sends first-ever squad to KSHASAA Game Day cheer competition

  • Mercy Hospice honors Rhynerson for service in WW II

NEWS

Republicans hold fall picnic

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Monday, Nov. 20, was the date of the annual Linn County Republican Women’s picnic held in Blue Mound. Those attending got to partake of barbecued meat and a host of other tasty food dishes. President Jane Wade brought the meeting to order, and after Karl Kempinger said... [More]

Linn Valley man pleads guilty of distribution of marijuana and felony obstruction

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Forgoing a jury trial, Jason L. Jones pleaded guilty to two counts in Linn County District Court following his arrest April 24 by Linn Valley Police Officer Joe Rogers. Count I was: distributing marijuana; 450 grams-30 kilograms. Court documents read that Jones feloniously and... [More]

La Cygne to host public town hall meeting

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Consultants to address sewer, answer infrastructure project questions La Cygne will host a public town hall meeting on future city-improvement infrastructure concerns this Monday evening. Directed by the City Council and primarily organized by Carla Snow, deputy city clerk,... [More]

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SPORTS

Thanks and giving at Prairie View

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Thanksgiving is a time of thanks and giving of thanks, but the students of Prairie View High School have also made it a time of giving. Led by the Prairie View Student Council the high school held a Day Out Canned Food Drive on Nov. 21. The Day Out Canned Food Drive has students... [More]

Linn County’s top high school cross country runners

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Cross country season is over, and all the runners from all three Linn County schools, Jayhawk, Pleasanton and Prairie View, ran hard this past season. However, this article will look at and recognize the top runners from each school for boys and girls. Pleasanton Kai Sombatchareun... [More]

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COMMUNITY

PHS sends first-ever squad to KSHASAA Game Day cheer competition

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It all started with a simple goal: Be the first competitive squad. Coach Erika Gilbert set the goal into motion with her squad of 25. The first step was getting her girls on board. This was perhaps the easiest step in the process. Next, it was time to get the support of the parents... [More]

Tiny houses and building codes in county discussion

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Meghan Stewart, Linn County Zoning Administrator, opened the door to a big discussion on “tiny houses” at the County Commissioners’ meeting on Monday. “People are living in storage containers and 300-feet-or-less housing,” said Stewart. She questioned... [More]

Mercy Hospice honors Rhynerson for service in WW II

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LA CYGNE – Mercy Hospice honored the military service of Charles “Ed” Rhynerson earlier this month with his family at a ceremony in his rural home in La Cygne. Tech. Sgt. Rhynerson served in the U.S. Army from 1943 through 1946 during World War II. He served... [More]

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