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WATCH: Funeral service for fallen Linn County firefighter Joshua Haynes

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (KCTV) - Linn County, Kan., volunteer firefighter Joshua Haynes, 35, died last week while battling a fire at a chiropractic office. Hundreds gathered at Pleasanton High School to pay their respects and attend the funeral service Wednesday morning. At his funeral, “passion” was a word that so...
LINN COUNTY, KS
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Amsterdam, Mo. man facing assault, kidnapping charges in Bates County

BATES COUNTY – An Amsterdam, MO man is facing assault and kidnapping charges following an incident last week. According to a Facebook post by the Bates County Sheriff's Office, Robert Pointer is in custody at the county jail on a $50,000 cash-only bond. Pointer is accused of assaulting a woman and forcing her into a vehicle.
BATES COUNTY, MO

Why are flags at half-staff today?

TOPEKA, Kan. (KSNW) — Kansas Governor Laura Kelly has ordered flags to be flown at half-staff on Wednesday, June 29, in honor of Linn County volunteer firefighter Joshua Haynes of Rural District 1 Fire Department, who died while battling a fire in Pleasanton, Kansas. “I am directing flags statewide be flown at half-staff to honor […]
LINN COUNTY, KS
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Paola man sentenced to 2+ years in prison for racially-motivated threats

PAOLA, Kan. (WIBW) - A Paola man has been sentenced to more than two years in prison after he threatened a Black man and told him Paola was a “white town.”. The U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of Kansas says on Wednesday, June 29, Colton Donner, 27, of Paola, was sentenced to 27 months - 2.25 years - in prison and 18 months - 1.5 years - on supervised release after his conviction for threatening a Black man with a knife because of his race.
PAOLA, KS
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Harrisonville July 4th Fireworks Show

4TH OF JULY: We are excited to announce that we will again host a 4th of July Fireworks Show in City Park!. The show is free to attend and will begin at dusk (9:15 p.m.) on Monday, July 4. If the show is rained out on Monday, the make-up day...
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Bates County Cattlemen’s Steak Dinner

The Bates County Cattlemen’s Steak Dinner will be served Thursday, July 7th from the Bates. County Fairgrounds in Butler. Serving will start at 5:00 pm. Each meal will include a Certified. Angus Beef Strip, baked potato, baked beans, coleslaw, iced tea or waterm and a dinner roll. The meal...
BATES COUNTY, MO
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Funeral services held for fallen Linn Co. firefighter

LINN CO., Kan. (WIBW) - The funeral service for a fallen Kansas volunteer firefighter took place Wednesday morning at Pleasanton High School. Joshua Haynes, 35, passed away last week from injuries he sustained while battling a fire at a chiropractic office. Haynes will be laid to rest at Pleasanton cemetery.
LINN COUNTY, KS
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Kansas Rocks: Local Fun For 4-Wheel Drive Enthusiasts

Kansas Rocks Recreation Park, located at 2051 130th Road, Mapleton, offers a 380 acre off-road park open to 4-wheel-drives, side-by-sides, mountain bikes and hikers. Kanrocks Recreation Association Inc. is made up of 30 volunteer members and is a 501 (c)(3) not for profit business. The founder and president is David...
MAPLETON, KS
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In News From the Butler City Council

During the recent Butler city council meeting it was announced that the airport commission and local crop dusters have come to a conclusion that will work well for all regarding access to the tarmac and runway at Butler Municipal Airport, after concerns that access would be limited following asphalt resurfacing of this month. City Administrator Mike West said that access will continue ‘as is’ this year but next year plans call for construction of a paved area near the south end of the runway for ag planes and trucks used to fill them, including a new road from business 49 highway.
BUTLER, MO
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