McPherson County COVID-19 Update

McPherson County Health Department reports 205 total confirmed cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in McPherson County. 185 of the total confirmed cases have now met recovery guidelines set forth by the KDHE. There are three current hospitalizations and one death. • Positive case #204 was identified late Monday, September 1st, and is a symptomatic female in her 40s with unknown exposure. • Positive case #205 is an asymptomatic 18-year-old male with unknown exposure. McPherson County Health Department is working closely with key partners to evaluate the upcoming school year. It is our goal to continue to keep the community informed.

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Arts After School Fundraiser

This Saturday, September 5th, at 7:00pm Arts After School is hosting an online fundraiser showcasing music by their middle school students and the band Atlas. You can enter a raffle and get the chance to win several prizes along with the grand prize, a grill package, which is sponsored by Hopps Sound. It is $25 to participate and to enter you can go to their website, macartsafterschool.com. All the proceeds raised will go towards the Arts After School program.

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McPherson College Theatre Program Pivoting to Video for Fall Season

McPherson College Theatre is changing a 40-year tradition. “This year is not about upholding traditions. This year is all about adaptation,” Jd. Bowman, professor of theatre at McPherson College, said. “What does theatre look like in the era of self-quarantine and safety precautions?” For more than 40 years, McPherson College theatre has treated its season tickets holders to a themed dinner in conjunction with the varied productions. Known as “First Nighters,” the program has been the sole fundraiser for the theatre department. The COVID-19 pandemic will change all that this year. “We would love to offer our season ticket holders

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McPherson County 911

9/1/20 McPherson EMS & PD responded to a report of Domestic Violence on Fairview Rd in McPherson. McPherson SO & Moundridge PD responded to a report of a Suspicious/Wanted Person on S Ave B in Moundridge. McPherson PD responded to a report of Vandalism/Mischief on S Maxwell St in McPherson. Moundridge EMS, FD, PD & McPherson SO responded to a Traffic Injury on 135 SB in McPherson County. McPherson EMS & FD responded to a report of a Stroke on Oaklane St in McPherson. McPherson PD responded to a report of a Hostage/Abduction on N Elm St in McPherson. McPherson

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