Quilts by the McPherson Quilt Guild Featured at Public Library

 Library patrons can once again enjoy the detailed artistry of the McPherson Quilt Guild at the McPherson Public Library during January and February. The guild is offering two shows.  The first show, which opened on January 4th, is titled Stitching Through the Pandemic and features Laura Heine fabric collage projects as well as other projects that were created using the extra time at home during the pandemic. This collection also includes a couple quilts that were recreated using second hand shop finds.  In February, the guild will bring in a collection called COVID Challenges.  This delightful and inspiring set of quilts reflects challenges

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Wound Care Opens at McPherson Center for Health

McPherson Center for Health, announced today the opening of Wound Care, an outpatient facility offering a comprehensive approach for patients with non-healing wounds. The center’s patients are examined by a clinical staff trained in wound care and evaluated for all possible related conditions, such as diabetes, that could interfere with proper healing. The care team follows evidence-based clinical pathways to determine why wounds are not healing and then develops individual treatment plans, utilizing the most effective technologies available to provide maximum healing and relief. “Between five and seven million Americans experience at least one form of a non-healing wound annually

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Kansas’ December Total Tax Collections Up $13.6 Million Compared to Last Fiscal Year

TOPEKA – Kansas’ December total tax collections continues the state’s trend of outperforming the estimate. Total tax collections were up $64.5 million, or 9.1%, for the month with $770.2 million collected. That is a $13.6 million, or 1.8%, increase from December of Fiscal Year 2020. “While it appears that receipts are relatively stable, we must continue to be prudent and exercise caution as we move forward,” Governor Laura Kelly said. “Additionally, we are still determining the full impact that the recent federal COVID-19 relief package will have on state receipts.” For December, retail sales tax collections were $201.9 million; a $6.9 million, or

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