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The COVID-19 outbreak has made any activity with groups of people difficult to accomplish. Churches certainly fit this category, but the worship of God must continue in both good and bad circumstances. Many churches have made adjustments on how to serve their congregations during this time so the Word of God may still be boldly proclaimed.

Here is a list of what some of the area churches are doing for services during this time.

To see the full article, check out this week's edition of the Linn County News or check out the online version here


Helping those most in need


A group of students from across the county have come together in an effort to help those in need during this pandemic and a shelter-in-place order. Headed by Pleasanton High School student Cole Cunningham, the group is working with the Linn County Sheriff’s Office and... [More]

Despite new challenges area schools look to continue their students’ education


      School in the traditional sense has been cancelled but our local students are still going to receive their education, just in a different manner. All three county school districts, Prairie View, Jayhawk-Linn and Pleasanton, are working this week to... [More]

Lil Gnome’z Day Care offers options for parents, guardians


    When Brandon and Amber Gilbert made the decision to open an in-home day care three years ago it changed not only their own lives, but the options available to parents in the Mound City area with school-age children as well as those who have foster children.... [More]

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SPECIAL: Governor Kelly issues Executive Order to help meet surging demand for unemployment benefits for workers affected by COVID-19


Executive Order 20-17 will draw down millions in federal stimulus dollars to cope with record demand   Today Governor Laura Kelly signed Executive Order 20-17 to ensure Kansas can draw down millions in federal dollars under the federal CARES Act.   The federal... [More]

SPECIAL: Exposure and Symptom Information for Church Conference


  TOPEKA – People who attended the Kansas East Jurisdiction’s 2020 Ministers and Workers Conference at the Miracle Temple Church of God in Christ located at 2106 Quindaro Blvd, Kansas City, KS, 66104 from March 16-22, may have been exposed to the novel... [More]

SPECIAL: KDP Issues Update for 2020 Primary Election*


  TOPEKA, KS - Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the DNC has approved the following changes to the Kansas Democratic Party’s 2020 Primary Election schedule to ensure a safe and fair electoral process. To best protect the safety of all Kansas Democrats... [More]

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KSHSAA officially cancels spring sports and activities


      KSHSAA has officially cancelled all spring sports and all activities for the remainder of the school year. Here is the statement from the KSHSAA website. “The KSHSAA is committed to the safety of our student-participants and the health of our... [More]

The USA Clay Target League and COVID-19


  rn UPDATE – Wednesday, March 18, 2020 rn The USA Clay Target League thanks all of our athletes, parents, coaches, and sponsors for their patience and understanding in this unprecedented time. rn The League is announcing a Modified 2020 Spring Season that... [More]

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