• Jayhawk softball starts the season 6-0

  • Lady Buffs improve to 8-0 with sweeps over Iola and Louisburg

  • AMR paramedic Danny Hall receives Stars of Life award

  • Volunteer completes controlled burn on Mine Creek Battlefield State Historic Site

  • Blue Mound sidewalk project, a community effort, complete

NEWS

Volunteer completes controlled burn on Mine Creek Battlefield State Historic Site

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Last Friday, the Mine Creek Battlefield State Historic Site experienced a controlled burn along west K-52. Surrounded by a field of tallgrass prairie, the historic site strives to complete a controlled burn annually to maintain and improve the native prairie. Regarding the controlled... [More]

Linn Valley gains ambulance

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Linn Valley will soon have an ambulance on-site, thanks in part to American Medical Response (AMR). AMR Field Supervisor Paul Clark told the council on Monday, April 13, that he was glad and excited about an ambulance in Linn Valley and having one much closer. To see the... [More]

Blue Mound sidewalk project, a community effort, complete

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Two years ago a group of dedicated volunteers gathered with an ambitious goal to repair Main Street sidewalks in Blue Mound. At the time, sidewalks on the north and south side of the street were in dire states with minimal funding available for the city or business owners to... [More]

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SPORTS

Lady Buffs improve to 8-0 with sweeps over Iola and Louisburg

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Prairie View softball got off to a great start to begin the season 4-0. Now the Lady Buffs continue that great start by going 4-0 last week and sweeping both Iola and Louisburg. The Lady Buffs were on the road against both teams and defeated Iola 13-2 and 10-2 on April 7 and... [More]

Jayhawk softball starts the season 6-0

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The Jayhawk-Linn softball team has started the season 6-0, thanks to the Lady Hawks sweeping both St. Paul and Anderson County last week. On April 9 the Lady Hawks traveled to St. Paul and defeated the Indians 13-0 and 21-2. Then on April 10 the Lady Hawks hosted Anderson County... [More]

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COMMUNITY

AuBurn Pharmacy celebrates 20 years in Mound City

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AuBurn Pharmacy, which originally opened in Mound City on April 15, 1995, recognizes their 20th anniversary this week. Company founder Mike Burns said the anniversary signifies a 20-year partnership between Linn County, AuBurn Pharmacy and the health care community. Discussing... [More]

How does your garden grow?

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If you’ve traveled by the library recently, you may have noticed some changes. When we moved into the former Brown’s Farm Supply building, we concentrated on the interior first. There are still things we’d like to change indoors, but they’ll take time... [More]

AMR paramedic Danny Hall receives Stars of Life award

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Linn County American Medical Response (AMR) Paramedic and Field Operations Supervisor Danny Hall is being honored by the American Ambulance Association in Washington, D.C. this week as a Star of Life recipient. Nominated by his Linn County coworkers, Hall is one of 80 individuals... [More]

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