McPherson College Announces New Director of Health Care Initiatives

McPHERSON, KAN. – Dr. Nick Baldetti will join McPherson College as executive director of Health Care Initiatives on August 10. Dr. Baldetti will advise the college’s incoming Health Science Scholars, oversee experiential learning opportunities for the health science and healthcare management majors, and instruct the health systems course. Last fall, McPherson College announced the new academic program focused on creating health-related career pathways for students while engaging them in the community. The initiative includes a partnership with McPherson Center for Health, the local hospital, as well as a $1 million gift to fund the program, including ten $25,000 scholarships for

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McPherson County 911

August 4, 2020 McPherson Police and McPherson County Sheriff responded to a person threatening or attempting suicide on N Hospital Dr. McPherson EMS, Fire and Police responded to a commercial fire alarm on Kit Blvd. McPherson EMS and Fire responded to a report of chest pain/discomfort on N Maple St. McPherson Police performed and animal welfare check on E Loomis St. McPherson County Sheriff responded to a non-injury traffic incident on Limestone Rd in McPherson. McPherson EMS and Fire responded to a report of a sick person with abnormal breathing on N Carrie St. McPherson Police took a report for

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McPherson County Unofficial Primary Election Results

UNOFFICIAL NUMBERS Write-ins, provisional ballots and mail in ballots post marked by August 4 still need to be added to current numbers. Results as of 11:30pm, August 4th. Total ballots cast Republican: 5,501 Democrat: 1,151 Non-partisan: 0 Blank sheets cast: 9 Republican United States Senator Roger Marshall: 3,012 Kris Kobach: 1,053 Bob Hamilton: 717 David Lindstrom: 367 Lance Berland: 117 Steve Roberts: 32 Brian Matlock: 54 John Miller: 22 Gabriel Robels: 24 Derek Ellis: 21 John Berman: 5 Democrat United States Senator Barbara Bollier: 1,012 Robert Tillman: 122 Republican United States Representative 1st District Tracey Mann: 3,545 Bill Clifford: 1,338

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