Kueser Welcomes New Museum Director

Commissioner Tom Kueser congratulates and welcomes new Mcpherson Museum Executive Director Carissa Speck.  “Anna Ruxlow has absolutely been an asset to the McPherson Museum and will continue her leadership in the City of McPherson as Vice President of Sales and Marketing with The Cedars.  I would like to thank both Anna and Carissa for adding to the rich tradition of our community.”

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Obituary: Virginia Louise “Ginny’ Kenney

Virginia Louise “Ginny’ Kenney, 88, of Inman, KS, passed away at 7:01 p.m., Saturday, May 30th, 2020 peacefully, at Pleasant View Home, Kansas. Virginia was born in McPherson, Kansas on February 21, 1932, a daughter of Emilie (Flegel) and John  Borth. Virginia attended the McPherson grade school, McPherson Junior High and graduated from McPherson High School, McPherson, Kansas. She was a member of Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church McPherson, where she served her church in many capacities and was the last living Charter Member. Virginia was a homemaker and she took great pride in providing for her family in this manner

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Possible Covid-19 Exposure at Hank’s Place

McPherson County Health Department reports 41 total confirmed cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in McPherson County and 1 case identified as probable by the Kansas Department of Health and Environment (42 total). 39 of the total confirmed cases have now met recovery guidelines set forth by the KDHE. The McPherson County Health Department is investigating an exposure at Hank’s Place, 217 N Ash St in McPherson. If you were at Hank’s Place on Tuesday, June 16th, 2020, from 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm you may have been exposed to COVID-19. Please call McPherson County Health Department at (620)241-1753. KDHE and

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Municipal Court Convictions

June 8-12, 2020 Omar Al-Bitar Speeding 23 over the limit $255 Jose Alonso-Hernandez No Divers License in Possession $323 James Bussey No seatbelt $30 Errick Ferguson No seatbelt $30 Alexadra Hawk Following too Close $138 Jerry Johnson Speeding 14 over the limit $132 Christopher Kafer No seatbelt $30 Cynthia Kegley Inattentive driving $138 Trudy Martin No Driver’s License in possession $323 Carl Miller Stop signs and Yield signs $138 Bobby Morgan No Driver’s License in possession $323 Matthew Peteete No seatbelt $30 Jeffery Quigley No seatbelt $30 Roy Spears No seatbelt $30 Julius Steele Driving while suspended Inattentive driving $383

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McPherson County 911 6/18

Canton EMS and Canton Police responded to a residential fire alarm on N 1st St in Canton. McPherson County Sheriff responded to a call for vandalism on Rainbow Rd and 14th Ave in Lindsborg. Inman Police and McPherson County Sheriff responded to  call for burglary/home invasion on S Maple St in Inman. McPherson County Sheriffs responded to a call for a suspicious or wanted person at I-135 ramp and 18th Ave in McPherson. Inman Fire and McPherson Fire responded to a small outside fire on Cherokee Rd in Inman. McPherson Police responded to a non-injury traffic incident on S Main

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