Food safety month starts in September

By Chris Swick
August 27, 2015

The start of September in just a few short days also means the start of Food Safety Month.

McPherson County Family and Consumer Sciences Extension Agent Jana McKinney says food safety starts in the grocery store.

“We have to plan
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Smoky Valley discontinues Head Start transportation

By Chris Swick
August 27, 2015

The Smoky Valley school district will no longer transport students to the McPherson Headstart program after action taken during their August meeting.

USD 400 Superintendent Glen Suppes reported that there is a shortage of drivers, in addition to a demand
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KDOT awards signage contract for southwest McPherson County

By Chris Swick
August 26, 2015

The McPherson County Commission had some movement on a long-simmering signage project in the southwest quadrant of the county Monday.

McPherson County Public Works Director Tom Kramer reported that the Kansas Department of Transportation had awarded the project to an
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Renovations continue at McPherson Stadium

By Chris Swick
August 26, 2015

USD 418 Business Manager Gordon Mohn updated McPherson school board members on the lease with McPherson College over McPherson Stadium, including the renovation projects underway out there.

Mohn reported the estimated cost of the renovation is $1.636 million.

“[USD] 418's
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Road maintenance projects continue

By Chris Swick
August 26, 2015

McPherson County Public Works will continue a pair of road maintenance projects this week.

Work continues in the replacement of the bridge on 19thAvenue between U.S. Highway 56 and Moccasin Road through at least Tuesday.

Public Works will also perform
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