Suspect Charged with Murder

Tina Nicole Brown, 33, has been charged with first degree murder, battery of a law enforcement officer, and mistreatment of an elder person. She is being held on $500,000 bail at McPherson County Law Enforcement Center. Her arrest follows the discovery of victim, Kelly G. Peterson, 63, of McPherson. Peterson was discovered on Monday after a 911 call to his residence at 124 S. Kelly Dr., in McPherson. There are no other suspects in custody at this time. We will report information as it becomes available.

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Obituary: Alberto Garcia

Alberto  Garcia Alberto Garcia, 26, of McPherson, Kansas, passed away at 7:49 a.m., Tuesday, February 25th, in the 2300 Block of 14th Avenue, in McPherson County, Kansas as a result of a weather related automobile accident. Alberto was born in San Pablo, California on May 14, 1993, a son of Norma Edith Martin, of McPherson, Kansas and Luis Alberto Garcia, of Guadalajara, Jalisco. Alberto attended grade school at Colegio Ninos Heroes of Tepatitlan de Morelos, Jalisco Mexico, McPherson Middle School and graduated from McPherson High School, McPherson, Kansas in 2011.  He then attended Hutchinson Community College, Hutchinson, Kansas. He was

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Spring Break Fun at the Public Library

Local schools will soon head into spring break and the McPherson Public Library has prepared entertaining events for children and teens, free of charge. Daily events for all ages will begin at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, March 12: Movie: “Toy Story 4” Friday, March 13: Bingo Monday, March 16: LEGOs Tuesday, March 17: Movie: “The Addams’ Family” Wednesday, March 18: Game Day Thursday, March 19: Movie: “Abominable” In addition to events targeted for the whole family, the library is also offering events for teens in grades 6-12.  Each teen event is for teens only and will begin at 1:00 p.m. Monday,

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Glen Snell Honored As Best-in-State Wealth Advisor by Forbes Magazine

McPherson, KS –February 25, 2020– Glen Snell, CPA, CRPC ®, a Private Wealth Advisor with Ameriprise Financial was named to the list of “Best-in-State Wealth Advisors” published by Forbes magazine. The list recognizes financial advisors who have demonstrated high levels of ethical standards, professionalism, and success in the business. The rankings are based on data provided by over 11,000 of the nation’s most productive advisors. Snell was chosen based on assets under management, industry experience, regulatory and compliance record and revenue produced over a three-year period. Snell is part of Prairie Hills Financial Group, a private wealth advisory practice of

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McPherson Area Deeds for 2/19-2/25/20

Dale R. Anderson to David W. Burke, property in McPherson Rex M. Lacy to Kayla Dawn Borell, property in Lindsborg Robert D. Wedel to Robert D. Wedel and Kelli R. Willis, property in McPherson Elim to Willard Koehn and Jennie L. Koehn, property in Inman Glenn Walker, Barbara Walker, and Linda Presley to Benjamin Oliver Patrick and Christopher Michael Patrick, property in McPherson Michah Unruh and Alexcia Unruh to Dylan Wedel, Property in Galva Darin L. Frederick and Sara E. Frederick to Colter R. Krehbiel to Kitsy R. Krehbiel, property in Marquette Martha A. Roberts and Ralph W. Roberts to

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Daily 911 for 2/25/2020

At 1:04 am EMS, Fire and Sheriff personnel responded to 16th Avenue for a report of chest pain/discomfort. At 7:48 am EMS, Fire, Sheriff, along with Lindsborg EMS, Fire and Police personnel responded to 14th Avenue for an injury traffic incident. At 7:49 am McPherson Communications responded to Rainbow Road and 14th Avenue for a report of an injury traffic incident. At 10:26 am Police personnel responded to South Main Street for a report of Scam with no loss or information given. At 11:16 am Police personnel responded to North Augustus Street for a civil matter. At 1:32 pm Sheriff

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