OSAWATOMIE — The Rev. Marti McDougal is preparing for two milestones in the coming days.
MOUND CITY — Tyler Paddock, 17, of Mound City, is one of the fast-rising stars in the very competitive world of tractor pulling competition in the Outlaw Truck and Tractor Pulling Association.
MOUND CITY — The 2019 Linn County Fair and Rodeo kicked off Friday, Aug. 2, with the new truck demolition derby and two-car team demolition derby in the fairgrounds arena.
OSAWATOMIE – The Marais des Cygnes River is under a flood warning for Osawatomie and La Cygne until late Sunday, Aug. 4, according to the National Weather Service (NWS).
MOUND CITY — Demolition derbies kick off the Linn County Fair and Rodeo at the Linn County Fairgrounds Aug. 2-10 in Mound City. Two-car teams will run the first night, Friday, Aug. 2, followed by the traditional car demolition derby on Saturday, Aug. 3. The action begins at 8 p.m. both days.
MOUND CITY — The 2019 Linn County Fair and Rodeo will feature a new truck demolition derby on Friday, Aug. 2, as part of the opening night derby entertainment.
MOUND CITY — The 2019 Linn County Fair and Rodeo will begin soon, and four young women are hopeful of becoming this year’s Linn County Fair and Rodeo Queen.
Early entries for the two-car team Super Stock Derby at the Linn County Fair have been announced. A dozen teams are entered and ready for the fourth annual team derby. The event is scheduled for 8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 2. The traditional derby will be at 8 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 3.
MOUND CITY — Trucks and tractors will be kicking up the dirt at the Outlaw Truck and Tractor Pull at the Linn County fairgrounds, starting at 7 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 4.
The National Weather Service (NWS) in Pleasant Hill, Mo., has issued an excessive heat watch from Wednesday afternoon through Saturday evening (July 17-20) for Miami and Linn counties.
OSAWATOMIE – The Miami County Sheriff’s Office at about 7 a.m. Tuesday, May 21, issued a long list of road closings due to flooding in low-lying areas.
KANSAS CITY, KAN. — Former Linn County Attorney John Sutherland, 68, of Mound City pleaded guilty April 24 to federal charges of stealing 350 to 500 items including electronics and equipment that belonged to the county, according to a news release from U.S. Attorney Stephen McAllister.