New Mandates and Positive Cases From McPherson County Health Department

McPherson County has had a tremendous uptake in coronavirus disease (COVID-19) cases in the last week. An alarming amount of cases are asymptomatic, meaning they do not have any signs or symptoms. A portion of these positive cases report attending gatherings at local lakes, parties, or traveling sport tournaments while contagious. These are events both inside and outside of McPherson County. If you are notified of being a contact of someone who is positive for COVID-19, you MUST quarantine at home for 14 days. If you are a contact, decide to be tested, and it comes back negative, you STILL

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Caroline Beckman Named to Dean’s Honor Roll

CEDARVILLE, OH (06/22/2020)– Cedarville University student Caroline Beckman of Lindsborg, KS, majoring in Music, was named to the Dean’s Honor List for Spring 2020. This recognition required Beckman to maintain a 3.75 GPA and carry a minimum of 12 credit hours. Located in southwest Ohio, Cedarville University is an accredited, Christ-centered, Baptist institution with an enrollment of 4,380 undergraduate, graduate and online students in more than 150 areas of study. Founded in 1887, Cedarville is recognized nationally for its authentic Christian community, rigorous academic programs, strong graduation and retention rates, accredited professional and health science offerings and high student engagement

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County Commission Candidate Forum at the American Legion

On Thursday, July 9th at 7:00 p.m., the McPherson Chamber of Commerce Civic Awareness Committee will host a County Commission Candidate Forum at the American Legion Post #24, 401 N. Main, McPherson. Join us for the opportunity to get to know the candidates seeking the County Commissioner positions. McPherson County Candidates are Larry Froese, Tom Kueser, James E. Melland and David A. O’Dell. The format of the candidate forum will be a question and answer, not a debate. Candidates and incumbents will have an opportunity to make a 3-minute opening statement which may include their reason for seeking office, experience,

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McPherson County 911 6/23

McPherson EMS and McPherson Fire responded to a call for chest pain/discomfort on Smokey Hollow St. Moundridge EMS and Moundridge Fire responded to a call for an unconscious diabetic on E Hoch St in Moundridge. McPherson EMS responded to a call for a fall on Pine Ct. Canton EMS, Lindsborg EMS and Roxbury Fire responded to a call for a fall on W South St in Roxbury. McPherson County Sheriff responded to a call for a scam on E Delaware St in Inman. McPherson Police responded to a call for a past/attempted theft on E Kansas Ave. McPherson Police responded

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