OSAWATOMIE — Luminaries lined the track at Lynn Dickey Field in Osawatomie for the annual Miami County Relay for Life Rock Out Cancer 2022 on Saturday, Sept. 24.
SOMERSET — It’s been nearly 60 years since the small country schoolhouse in Somerset closed its doors to students, but the memories shared during a reunion and open house Friday, Sept. 16, were as vivid as ever.
OSAWATOMIE — Harvey rode his bicycle 2,700 miles, covering the Underground Railroad trail to take in the Freedom Festival.
New court dates have been set for the teenage patient and former employee of Osawatomie State Hospital who are facing multiple charges after leaving the grounds of the psychiatric treatment facility together early on the morning of Aug. 29.
Celebrating the Month of the Monarch, the Miami County Conservation District will host its first-ever plant sale from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 17, in Paola’s Park Square.
Proposed broadband expansions in Miami County accounted for nine of the 118 grant applications the state received for the second phase of its capital projects grant fund for broadband infrastructure expansion statewide.
PAOLA — Thousands sat in lawn chairs, smelled the aroma of barbecue and rocked the nights away with some blues as the Paola Roots Festival returned to Paola’s Park Square on Friday, Aug. 26, and Saturday, Aug. 27.
LOUISBURG — Kansas Gov. Laura Kelly will headline a group of dignitaries expected to gather at noon Thursday, Aug. 25, at Louisburg Ford to celebrate the announced expansion of Kansas Highway 68.
TOPEKA — The gap in the Republican primary race for state treasurer has widened between candidates Rep. Steven Johnson and Sen. Caryn Tyson.
PAOLA — Miami County’s election canvass Friday, Aug. 12, for the Aug. 2 primary took on extra importance with Miami County Commissioner Danny Gallagher trailing challenger Keith Diediker by just 20 votes for the County Commission District No. 5 seat.