Tulsa, Okla. band Fight the Fade guitar player Tyler Simpson performs New Year’s Eve at the FireEscape Coffee House. Fight the Fade rocked in the New Year Thursday night with about 60 high school and college students.
Editor’s Note: This is the third of a three-part series in the Tribune this week, about the benefits derived from Chanute’s city-owned electric utility.
TOPEKA (AP) — A Kansas agency says its workers have been blocked from using a Veterans Affairs computer program, leading to delays in processing veterans’ claims.
Suzi and Bill Vietti of Chanute have been flying powered parachutes for the last decade. Over the weekend they participated in the 10th Annual Iola Fly-in, and although they have been to many fly-in’s over the years, Suzi said it is the best fly-in year after year.
A group of Hitchhikers made Chanute their destination over the weekend, but they weren’t the kind with their thumbs out on the side of the road.
The Neosho County Health Department has confirmed that an individual in Neosho County has been diagnosed with Tuberculosis Disease of the lungs. The individual has been put on medications and is currently being monitored by Neosho County Health Department.
Delana Capps, 27, pleaded no contest to aggravated arson Wednesday morning, nearly fire months from the day she set fire to the Rendezvous Club at 11 N. Evergreen.
The USD 413 School Board held their monthly meeting on Tuesday, July 5 due to their regular Monday meeting falling on Independence Day. The meeting, which was the first of the 2011-2012 school year, was also the first meeting with new members Brad LaRue and Sean Bowman, new Superintendent Dr…
“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.” — Margaret Mead, anthropologist
HUMBOLDT — The Monarch Portland Cement Company was founded in 1908 and reorganized in 1913 as The Monarch Cement Company. A commitment to quality and excellence has been a tradition of Monarch Cement since H.F.G. Wulf was appointed receiver of the company in 1913. Together with August C. Kre…
BEIJING (AP) — The companies whose tainted milk products sickened nearly 300,000 children and were blamed in the deaths of six will likely pay 1.1 billion yuan ($160 million) in compensation to victims’ families, a state-run newspaper said Tuesday.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Casino operator MGM Mirage Inc. is selling the Treasure Island Hotel & Casino on the Las Vegas Strip to Wichita billionaire Phil Ruffin for $500 million, the company said Monday.
SALINA -- The Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) announced Jan. 9, 2009 as the cutoff date for producers to submit Wildlife Habitat Incentives Program (WHIP) applications to be considered for Fiscal Year (FY) 2009 funding.