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Statement from USD 247 Superintendent Dr. Glenn Fortmayer regarding McCune school building being used for community use

The USD 247 Board of Education would like to see the former McCune school building in productive use, and being used by the city is a great use. It helps the community, but does not ...

CCCAG meets to discuss proposal from City of Galena Officials

Machelle Smith | Riverton The Cherokee County Community Action Group held a meeting on Sunday at the Riverton High School to discuss the landfill and the special Galena council meeting ...
Courtney Stinnett, Mackenzie Grey, Hannah George, Jayly Cook, Taylor Smith are the finalists

The Route 66 Got Talent Competition in Galen

Courtney Stinnett, Mackenzie Grey, Hannah George, Jayly Cook, Taylor Smith are the finalists The winner of the first ever “Route 66 Festival, Got Talent” competition this last Saturday ...
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A little haven has been created at the Quaker Hill

Toni Zibert | Baxter Springs A little haven has been created at the Quaker Hill Retirement and Assisted Living Facility. The fenced patio area and yard at the southeastern corner of ...

Galena approves switching telephone services

Machelle Smith | Galena Mr. Dan Mailath, Utility Rebate Consultants, came before the council to offer his company’s services to review all the utility bills for the city to see if ...