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The Miami County Sheriff’s Office is experiencing an outage with its non-emergency phone lines, and has set up a temporary phone number for the public to call at 913-298-0808, the sheriff’s office said in a mid-morning Facebook post on Wednesday, June 17.

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LOUISBURG — Owners of residential and commercial property in Louisburg and some of the surrounding area could see a reduction in their insurance premiums with improvements in ISO fire ratings used to calculate premiums, according to a city news release.

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LOUISBURG — Fireworks are still scheduled to light up the sky during the city of Louisburg’s annual Freedom Fest on Saturday, July 4, at Lewis-Young Park though the festival that afternoon at the park has been canceled.

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LOUISBURG — The Louisburg Aquatic Center will open to the public this summer as soon as the pool can be readied and lifeguards trained after action was taken by the Louisburg City Council at a special meeting Tuesday, May 26.

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LOUISBURG – Trash service will be delayed by one day in the city of Louisburg because of the Memorial Day holiday. For residents living inside the city limits, trash pick-up will be Wednesday, May 27, according to a city news release.

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LOUISBURG — Life has not been a parade for Louisburg High School seniors who unknowingly walked out of the high school building in mid-March for the last time as students.

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Miami County and the cities of Louisburg and Osawatomie are gathering information from local businesses to put together applications for federal funding being made available through the state’s Community Development Block Grant (CDGB) program.

As students prepare to wrap up an unusual school year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, local school districts have selected new summer dates for in-person graduation celebrations.