64A Fire near Bailey 50% contained
6 deaths and nearly 400 hospitalizations linked to vaping have the CDC activating their emergency operations team to battle what they're calling a nationwide health threat.
A planned osteopathic medical school in Wichita is looking to address the need for more doctors in Kansas, Dr. Robert Hasty said during a visit to The Mercury last week.
If you want to confirm the folly of liberal policies, Illinois is not a bad place to start. The total tax burden is the ninth-heaviest in the country. Its 2018 private-sector job growth was among the worst in the country.
The vice commander of the 139th Airlift Wing based in St. Joseph, Missouri, who serves as the elected leader of a Doniphan County community, will soon have a role in the selection of the next generation of military officers.
The vice commander of the 139th Airlift Wing based in St. Joseph, who also serves as the elected leader of a Kansas community, soon will have a role in the selection of the next generation of military officers.
Today’s Birthdays: Actor Ian Holm is 88. Former U.S. Rep. Henry Waxman, D-Calif., is 80. Actress Linda Gray is 79. Singer Maria Muldaur is 77. Actor Joe Pantoliano is 68. Singer-musician Gerry Beckley (America) is 67. Original MTV VJ Nina Blackwood is 67. Rock musician Neil Peart (Rush) is 67. Actor Peter Scolari is 64. Former Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback is 63. Actress Rachel Ward is 62. Actress Amy Yasbeck is 57. Rock musician Norwood Fisher (Fishbone) is 54. Actor Darren E. Burrows is 53. Golfer Angel Cabrera is 50.
Those with power to protect amateur athletes from sexual abuse just flat failed. Kansas Sen. Jerry Moran wants to make sure that failure does not recur.
Hiawatha school officials are still dealing with issues that highlighted mainstream area media coverage last week.
The Hiawatha Chamber and Visitors Bureau is teaming up with the Brown County Historical Society to offer some new events to make your Halloween experience even more haunting and fun!
While Hiawatha schools are still reeling from dealing with excessive sickness, another issue came to light this week that administrators are dealing with.
Brown County Humane Society, 2393 Mallard Rd., Hiawatha, KS, 785-742-1976, email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Please come out and see all the super wonderful dogs and cats that are available for adoption. The shelter is currently full to the brim!! The more that can find a home, the more space we…
The Hiawatha City Commission met on Tuesday evening and heard a request from citizen Donnie Wooddell to add camping options at Hiawatha Lake.
The fallout from the Aug. 15 hail storm that strafed Hiawatha is still being felt, as the City Commission called a Special Meeting on Monday evening to approve a handful of incoming contractors, as well as to adjust the city’s policy going forward to allow for a quicker process in similar si…
The Horton City Commission held a special meeting earlier this month, and after no comments at a public hearing, voted to approve their 2020 budget. The newly adopted $4.3 million budget calls for no increase to the mill levy, though a hike in the city’s assessed valuation will mean a bump o…
Participants may bring their car seats to the customer service counter at participating locations between Sept. 16 and 30 for a $30 Walmart gift card that can be used toward a new car seat or other items for children.
BOISE — Idaho U.S. Sen. Jim Risch has served on the U.S Senate Committee on Foreign Relations since 2009. But a foreign relations speech he gave Friday night was a first.
A Pocatello woman is searching for her missing infant son whom she says has a birth defect and may need medical treatment.
Alexis Dawn Wilson, 18, was arrested on a complaint of terroristic threats after her employer notified deputies about the concern of one of Wilson's coworkers.
CALDWELL — Bryan Lankford, one of the brothers convicted of killing a young couple camping in Idaho 36 years ago, claimed Monday that he himself was the sole killer.
Weather conditions are rapidly deteriorating this morning and the Brown County Sheriff is issuing a travel advisory.
Jan. 14 to Jan. 20, 2019
After a full day of testimony in a preliminary hearing in Brown County District Court Wednesday, a 28-year-old Hiawatha woman has been bound over for arraignment on charges of murder in the first degree.
Horton Police Chief Beau Hasenohr officially announced his resignation from the top post with the city's police department during the city commission meeting Monday. He has been chief for more than 18 months, and has been in law enforcement for 14 years.
The Brown County Commission has pledged $5,000 toward the costs of hosting the Big Kansas Road Trip in May 2020.
The board of Brown County Commissioners met in regular session with the following members present: Chairman Keith Olsen, Dwight A. Kruse and Richard L. Lehmkuhl. Also present were Brown County Clerk Melissa Gormley and Deputy County Clerk Dawn Boyles. Keith Olsen opened the meeting at 8:10 a…
The Brown County Commissioners met in regular session with following members present: Chairman Keith Olsen, Dwight A. Kruse and Richard L. Lehmkuhl. Also present were County Clerk Melissa Gormley and Deputy County Clerk Dawn Boyles. County Attorney Kevin Hill was present for a portion of the…