Local Students Graduate from Emporia State University

EMPORIA, KS (07/13/2020)– Emporia State University congratulates more than 600 students who received their academic degrees after completing the spring 2020 semester. Students from this area who graduated are: Jennifer Marie Becker of Galva, Kansas, Master of Science in Curriculum & Instruction with a concentration in Instructional Coach/Teacher Leader Adam North of Galva, Kansas, Master of Science in Mathematics Amanda Ann Keller of Lindsborg, Kansas, Master of Science in Special Education with a concentration in Teaching Of Gifted Klayton Jacob Goering of McPherson, Kansas, B.S. in Business in Management Robyn Lynn Myers Bravi of McPherson, Kansas, Master of Library Science

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McPherson County 911

July 10, 2020 McPherson Police responded to a report of suspicious or wanted person on E Kansas Ave. McPherson EMS and McPherson Police responded to a report of back pain on S Walnut St. Canton Police, Galva Fire, McPherson EMS and McPherson County Sheriff responded to an injury traffic incident on 23rd Ave in Galva. Lindsborg EMS and Lindsborg Police responded to a report of a fall on E Swensson St. in Lindsborg. Lindsborg EMS, Lindsborg Fire and Lindsborg Police responded to a critical fall on N 2nd St. in Lindsborg. McPherson Police responded to a report of  trespassing or

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McPherson County with 14 Active Covid-19 Cases

McPherson County continues to have a tremendous uptake in coronavirus disease (COVID-19) cases. 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 by the Health Department of being a contact of someone who is positive for COVID-19, you MUST quarantine at home for 14 days. This means that a negative test will not return an exposed person to work/sports/daycare/etc. sooner

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Obituary: Patricia Lynn Frazier

Patricia Lynn Frazier, 86, died July 10 at the Cedars care facility in McPherson. Pat was a friend of many, a talented businesswoman, loyal member of the St. Joseph’s Roman Catholic Parish, and an example of both warmth and grit to her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren. She shared most of her life’s adventures with her husband, Louie, whom she was married to for 64 years before his death in 2016. One of her favorite sayings conveyed the wisdom of humility – “Pride Goeth Before a Fall.” She was born Patricia Kingsbury in 1933, the first child in a family

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