Winfield City Commissioners will consider awarding a construction contract for the second phase of the new safety center during their Monday meeting, with groundbreaking for the long-awaited project expected in late October or early November.
A second essential health care worker at Arkansas City Presbyterian Manor tested positive for COVID-19 in the community’s surveillance testing for the virus Sept. 16.
The Winfield Area Chamber of Commerce is again organizing a downtown trick-or-treat event for young children, from 4 to 6 p.m. Oct. 30, as most downtown businesses are not open on Saturdays.
A second essential health care worker at Arkansas City Presbyterian Manor tested positive for COVID-19 in the community’s surveillance testing for the virus that took place Sept. 16.
TOPEKA (AP) — Kansas’ health department has suspended its reporting on individual businesses and locations where clusters of coronavirus cases have occurred after only a week, saying it wants to make sure the data does not include cases that aren’t current.
Some Winfield residents are unhappy about the Winfield downtown trick or treat scheduled for next month being limited to children ages 12 and younger, even though the age restriction has been in place for a number of years.
Arkansas City Park Department employees George Lindly, left, and Nic McCully take a short break in the shade Thursday at Veterans Memorial Lake. The team has been cleaning up the park in preparation for the 14th annual Sgt. Jerry Mills Jr. Fishing Derby, set for 9 a.m. to noon Saturday.
After one of Winfield’s most popular races was postponed due to the pandemic, hosts of the Junebug Jog transitioned to virtual. Runners can now participate in the 31st annual event Monday through Oct. 5. Registration closes Oct. 3.
Arkansas City police officers responded around 3:30 p.m. Thursday to help a stranded motorist at North Summit Street and Kansas Avenue. The vehicle was disabled so the officers helped push the vehicle to a nearby parking lot.
Do you know that sepsis is the leading cause of death in U.S. hospitals? During September’s Sepsis Awareness Month, William Newton Hospital would like to share some quick facts about sepsis and a real-life story of the harm it can cause to patients.
Law enforcement agencies are asking for the public’s help to recover two stolen vehicles in Cowley County. A white 2006 Chevrolet 3500 dually with a dump bed was stolen on Sept. 14 from a farm. The truck is a four-door diesel with spikey lug nuts (eight lug) and lights above the cab. The bed…