McPherson County Deeds for 4/22-4/29/20

Frontier Development to Teton Holdings, property in McPherson Lewis and Ruth Neufeldt to Max W. and Sandra J. Fuqua, property in Inman Jessica and Rick Godwin to Craig L and Pamela J. Linn, property in McPherson Kandee R. Prieb to Trevin S. Prieb, property in Canton Graham D. and Jenna J. Crain to Matthew R. and Ruth M. Lehman Wiens, property in McPherson Telea Ruth and Courtney Dane Strauss to Telea Ruth and Courtney Dane Strauss, property in Lindsborg Ronnie R. and Whitney L. Blaylock to Ronnie R. and Whitney L. Blaylock. property in Moundridge Raven Zoe McNett to Logan

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Daily 911 for 4/29/20

EMS and Fire personnel responded to Mockingbird Lane for a report of breathing problems at 8:53 pm. Fire personnel responded to West Seitz and South Main for a fire department initiated call at 1:17 pm. Fire personnel responded to North Walnut Street for a report of a fire department initiated call at 2:29 pm. Police personnel responded to Prarie Road for a civil matter at 3:35 pm. Police personnel responded to South Maple Street for a report of trespassing/unwanted individual at 4:48 pm. EMS and Fire personnel responded to Garden Lane for an unknown problem life status questionable at 5:28

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Daily 911 for 4/28/20

Police personnel responded to Hummingbird Drive for a report of a suspicious/wanted person at 12:55 am. Police personnel responded to Crestview Avenue for a report of an animal attack/dangerous animal at 1:13 pm. Police personnel responded to Humminbird Drive for a report of past theft/attempted theft at 3:38 pm. Police personnel responded to Genesis Drive for a report of past trespassing/unwanted individual at 6:50 pm. Police personnel responded to North Main Street for a report of a suspicious/wanted individual at 9:56 pm. Police personnel responded to South Mai Street for a report of an assault/sexual assault at 10:29 pm. Police

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O’Dell Announces Campaign Treasurer

David O’Dell’s 2020 bid for District 3 McPherson County Commissioner gained momentum recently as Tony Wedel agreed to join the campaign as Treasurer. The current Mayor of the City of Canton, Wedel brings a wealth of political and financial experience to the O’Dell campaign. Wedel works as a partner at AG360 Insurance with offices in Canton, Moundridge, Inman, and St. John. Founded in Moundridge in 1937, the company serves the diversified insurance needs of rural communities in central Kansas. “It was an honor to be asked (by O’Dell to join the campaign) and I accepted without hesitation. When I heard

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McPherson College Opts for Virtual Commencement

McPHERSON, KAN. – McPherson College will honor the 2020 graduating class with a virtual Commencement ceremony on Sunday, May 24. The college will Livestream the ceremony beginning at 2 p.m. CDT. In an announcement to students, President Michael Schneider explained the decision to transition the traditional ceremony to a virtual event, “There are already too many hardships on students and families given this situation. Families have the current date saved, so we are proceeding with a virtual commencement to allow everyone an opportunity to participate no matter their location.” Students will receive their cap and gown in the mail prior

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Daily 911 for 4/27/20

Police personnel responded to Darlow Drive for a report of a fall or public assist at 12:47 am. Police personnel and Sheriff’s Office personnel responded to a domestic disturbance/ violence at 2:56 am. EMS personnel responded to Darlow Drive for a report of a seizure at 9:43 am. Police personnel responded to North Chestnut for a report of past theft/attempted theft at 2:05pm. EMS personnel responded to South Fischer Street for a report of a fall or public assist at 3:04 pm. Police personnel responded to North Walnut Street for a report of past harassment/stalking/threat at 4:18 pm. Police personnel

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CDC Adds 6 New Symptoms for Covid-19

People with COVID-19 have had a wide range of symptoms reported – ranging from mild symptoms to severe illness. Symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure to the virus. People with these symptoms or combinations of symptoms may have COVID-19: Cough Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing Or at least two of these symptoms: Fever Chills Repeated shaking with chills Muscle pain Headache Sore throat New loss of taste or smell This list is not all inclusive. Please consult your medical provider for any other symptoms that are severe or concerning to you. For more information go to http://www.cdc.gov.

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Obituary:Dianne Lenora Frank

Dianne Lenora Frank, 61, of McPherson, KS, passed away at 1:00 a.m., Sunday, April 26th, at her home. Dianne was born in Ellinwood, Kansas on October 27, 1958, a daughter of Wilma J. (Hager) and Loren Sylvester Frank. Dianne attended the Ellinwood grade school, and graduated from Canton-Galva High School in 1977 Canton, Kansas. She was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church Canton, KS. Through the years she worked for several gas stations in McPherson, worked for Mid Tech as a Machine Operator and was a housekeeper. Dianne enjoyed playing Bingo, her pet’s, music and dancing, spending time outdoors, particularly

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Obituary: Wilbert Dean Born

Wilbert Dean Born, 91, of McPherson, KS, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Sunday, April 26, 2020, surrounded by family members at The Cedars Health Care Center, McPherson.  He owned and operated Tidy Laundry. Wilbert was born on February 24, 1929, in Emporia, KS, the son of John E. and Elizabeth Ellen (McCandles) Born.  He graduated from high school in Lebo, Kansas.  Wilbert was united in marriage to Barbara Dean Kitts, and they were blessed with three children, Jeffrey, Michael, and Janet.  On April 20, 1996, Wilbert was married to Marie (Tetrick) Graves in McPherson.  She preceded him in death on

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