Obituary: Howard William Arvin

Howard William Arvin, 80, of McPherson, KS and formerly of Kansas City, KS, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, March 24, 2020, at McPherson Hospital. Howard was born on May 4, 1939, in Wichita, KS, the son of Samuel Otis and Floada (Blurton) Arvin. He attended Countryside Covenant Church, McPherson. Survivors include: two brothers, James Arvin and wife, Della, of McPherson, KS and Bill Arvin and wife, Sue, of Mansfield, LA; and numerous nieces & nephews. He was preceded in death by: his parents; wife, Sandy Arvin; two brothers, Joe and Donald; and three sisters, Thelma, Lila, and Eva. The family

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KDOT Extends Deadline for Harvesting Right of Way Permits

For landowners wanting to harvest hay on Kansas highway right of way, the Kansas Department of Transportation announced that the deadline for permits to be issued will be extended to May 1. The extension is necessary because KDOT staff will not be in the office to accept applications until early April to follow Gov. Laura Kelly’s directive to help mitigate the spread of the COVID-19 virus. Those with land adjacent to the right of way will be given permit priority from Jan. 1 until May 1. After May 1, permits to harvest will be issued in the order in which they

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Today’s Forecast 3/25/20

Today Widespread dense fog before 10am. Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 76. Breezy, with a south wind 13 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Tonight A chance of drizzle after 4am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. South southwest wind 6 to 10 mph becoming east northeast after midnight.

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Daily 911 for 3/24/20

EMS personnel responded to West 4th Street for an EMS initiated call at 11:29 am. Police personnel responded to North Main Street for an urgent welfare check at 11:39 am. EMS personnel responded to Oak Park Drive for a report of a fall or public assist at 1:12 pm. Police personnel responded to North Main Street for past criminal deception/fraud/forgery at 1:33 pm. EMS and Police personnel responded to West Kansas Avenue for a report of an impending seizure or not seizing at 3:39 pm. Police personnel responded to South Augustus for a report of past criminal deception/fraud/forgery at 5:05

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