City of McPherson Passes Mask Ordinance

During the July 27th McPherson City Commission meeting, the commissioners adopted a mask ordinance (#3340) for the City of McPherson effective Wednesday, July 29th at 12:01 a.m. through Wednesday, September 9th. Click here for the McPherson City Ordinance #3340. They also approved a resolution requesting the McPherson Board of County Commissioners reconsider the decision regarding exempting McPherson County from Executive Order No. 20-52. Read the resolution draft at this link.

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McPherson County 911

July 24, 2020 McPherson County Sheriff responded to a traffic incident on Pawnee Rd and 15th Ave in McPherson. McPherson EMS and McPherson Police responded to an obvious or expected death on S Elm St. McPherson Police responded to a report of a suspicious or unwanted person on N Walnut St. McPherson Police responded to a report of trespassing or an unwanted person on W Kansas Ave. Marquette EMS, Marquette Fire and McPherson EMS responded to an injury traffic incident on 28th Rd in Marquette. Lindsborg EMS, Fire and Police, and McPherson County Sheriff responded to a report of breathing

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Obituary: Janice Cathleen Smith

Janice Cathleen Smith, 55, of McPherson, KS, passed away at 4:05 p.m., Thursday, July 23rd, suddenly, at her home. Janice was born in Monterey, California on May 6, 1965, a daughter of John Reed Williams and Judy  (Thatch) Williams. Due to her dad in the military, Janice attended many schools all over the United States, and later got her GED from Emporia High School, Emporia, Kansas.  She then received her Nurse’s Aide Certificate from Hutchinson Community College, Hutchinson, Kansas. Janice was a homemaker and she took great pride in providing for her family in this manner.  Through the years Janice

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