Log in
Local News
3230 results total, viewing 2501 - 2520
The Crawford County Commission has appointed Debra Anthony as director of the Crawford County Health Department, effective Aug. 30, 2022.  more
Buy the Books
Exclusive subscriber content
In addition to the numerous events this week with Little Balkans Days and Paint the Town Red, the Pittsburg Public Library is back to having its annual Book Sale on Labor Day Weekend, and, like last year’s sale, this year’s will once again be held outdoors in the library courtyard.  more
Walk to End Alzheimer’s 
Exclusive subscriber content
The Alzheimer’s Association is inviting southeast Kansas residents to join the fight to end the disease by registering for the 2022 Walk to End Alzheimer’s in Pittsburg. The event is Sept. 24 at Gorilla Village on the Pittsburg State University campus.   more
Pittsburg Noon Rotary is hosting its annual Women Are Champions event on Sept. 20 at Pittsburg Memorial Auditorium. The event is open to all women and designed to provide a space to network, meet new people and get inspired. more
A Webb City, Missouri, man was arrested Saturday after leading Cherokee County sheriff's deputies and Kansas Highway Patrol troopers on a chase into Crawford County.  more
Author with local roots hosts book signing
Exclusive subscriber content
Children’s author Ryan O’Connor hosted a reading and signing for his new book “Bobby the Bear and his Big Surprise” on Saturday at local book store Books & Burrow. more
The Pittsburg Fire Department is now equipped with a life-saving tool for victims of cyanide poisoning caused by smoke inhalation. more
Local McDonald’s restaurants will again celebrate area teachers in a big way this fall with the launch of the third annual McDonald’s Outstanding Educator Awards. more
A Lamar, Missouri, woman was arrested Saturday for allegedly attacking a man with a knife, apparently without any provocation, according to the Lamar Police Department.  more
CHCSEK has received the recently authorized Novavax vaccine as the latest tool in the fight against COVID-19, the medical care provider announced Monday.   more
Ascension Via Christi Hospital in Pittsburg’s Level III Trauma Program has been re-accredited by the American College of Surgeons Committee on Trauma for another three years. more
Big Brutus sign stolen
Exclusive subscriber content
Big Brutus has several large signs directing travelers towards it along highways in Southeast Kansas. Recently, however, one of those signs was stolen.  more
Concert for the children
Exclusive subscriber content
Over the weekend, many citizens had the opportunity to listen to good music and eat delicious food, all while contributing to the community at Pickled Pete’s in Frontenac.   more
U.S. 59 bridge survey starts next week
Exclusive subscriber content
KDOT plans to start a field survey at a bridge on U.S. 59 in Neosho County the week of Sept. 5. The bridge spans Little Canville Creek and is approximately one mile south of the U.S. 59/K-39 junction.  more
Palling around in Pitt
Exclusive subscriber content
At the start of the new school year, Pittsburg State University hosts many welcoming activities for students who are new as well as returning. more
Weir boil water advisory rescinded
Exclusive subscriber content
KDHE has rescinded a boil water advisory for the City of Weir public water supply system in Cherokee County. more
Ryan O’Connor and his wife, Wang Chongting, longed for children, but it seems now like that is not to be.  So he has found another way to nurture those children he had imagined so vividly. more
Beginning Wednesday, Aug. 31, drivers can expect intermittent delays on a section of U.S. 166 in Cherokee County. more
KDOT announces approved bids 
Exclusive subscriber content
The Kansas Department of Transportation announces approved bids for state highway construction and maintenance projects. The lettings took place on July 20 and Aug. 17, 2022, in Topeka. While the projects are scattered statewide, there are five in southeast Kansas.  more
A suspect has been arrested for aggravated battery after a Pittsburg man sustained an injury during a repossession, according to the Pittsburg Police Department.  more
« Prev | 1 123 | 124 | 125 | 126 | 127 | 128 | 129 162 | Next »
Currently viewing stories posted within the past 2 years.
For all older stories, please use our advanced search.