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Same goals, different place
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Although former Director of Housing and Community Development for the City of Pittsburg Quentin Holmes has begun his new position as president of Equity Bank’s Pittsburg market, he will still be continuing to help the growth of Pittsburg, only with a different approach.   more
The Weir Civic Club is once again inviting the public to attend its annual Homecoming celebration on Friday, Sept. 16 and Saturday, Sept. 17.  more
Last Tuesday, Gov. Laura Kelly signed an executive order establishing the Office of Registered Apprenticeship within the Kansas Department of Commerce. The office will dramatically scale up the Kelly administration’s efforts to meet the talent needs of Kansas businesses. more
Boil water advisory issued for Girard
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The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) has issued a boil water advisory for the City of Girard public water supply system.    more
Columbus man arrested for child sex crime
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A Columbus man was arrested last week for the alleged rape of a minor child, the Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office has announced.  more
A Kansas City man died in an off-roading accident in Bourbon County on Saturday, while two children who were also in the vehicle at the time of the crash managed to escape unharmed.  more
House fire shuts down traffic on W. 4th
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A structure fire at a house on West 4th Street shut down traffic as firefighters battled the blaze for hours on Saturday afternoon. more
Festival Hispano
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For its second year, the Hispanic Ministry of Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church will be hosting Festival Hispano, an event celebrating Hispanic culture as well as a fundraiser for the church, starting at 6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 17 outside of the Fieldhouse at 285 E. 10th St.   more
Meet the Firms 2022
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National Bank Examiner for the U.S. Department of Treasury Office of the Comptroller of the Currency Matt Gilmore, left, discusses details of jobs with junior Brock Bruggeman at Pittsburg State … more
The Pittsburg Police Department on Friday located a felon wanted in multiple counties in a detached garage in Pittsburg.   more
Take a book, share a book
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When Paul Hanney, who taught third grade at Westside Elementary School, got a call from his principal asking if he’d start a Little Free Library in his yard on West Sixth Street, he knew he could do it right.  more
Ever since the COVID-19 pandemic made clear that a lack of child care was a major problem both locally and statewide, several area organizations have been competing for federal dollars that are being made available to help expand access to such services.  more
Area citizens weigh in on student debt
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Last month, President Joe Biden announced a nationwide student loan forgiveness plan which would relieve 16 million borrowers of $10,000 of student loan debt. more
Grandparent’s Day in Frontenac
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For many kids, the opportunity to spend time with grandparents is a special, precious time, which is why Frank Layden Elementary School in Frontenac has an annual celebration dedicated to all of the grandparents of the first graders.  more
Pittsburg man shot inside residence
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Pittsburg Police officers were dispatched to the 300 block of West Forest Street for a report of multiple gunshots in the area at approximately 2:13 a.m. Friday, Sept. 9. more
A man on probation for lewd molestation of a child, who the Crawford County Sheriff’s Office had been seeking to locate following incidents where he allegedly made inappropriate advances to children in Cherokee, has been arrested. more
Katie Sawyer, who is campaigning for the position of lieutenant governor as Republican Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt’s running mate, visited Pittsburg on Thursday. more
New priest on campus
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With the beginning of a new semester came a new chaplain, Father Derek Thome, at St. Pius X Catholic Student Center, the Catholic church on the campus of Pittsburg State University.  more
Faith and Blue coming to Pittsburg 
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Faith and Blue is an initiative to reinforce the communal ties that bind police officers, businesses, and citizens together to build and maintain neighborhoods that are safe and inclusive.   more
On Thursday, BMO Trust and Custody Services announced this year’s recipients of the Pritchett Trust grants. More than $550,000 in grants will be distributed to organizations in Southeast Kansas, the majority of which operate in Crawford County.  more
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