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A Gofundme account has been organized by a friend of an Atchison man to help with medical expenses associated with illness and healing in wake of a recent attack inflicted by another person.

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Atchison police are on the lookout for a 30-year-old male wanted in connection with an aggravated burglary that occurred during early morning hours of Thursday, Aug. 6 at a residence in the 300 block of Parallel Street.

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Benedictine College announced Friday that it has completed an agreement with an area laboratory that will allow mass testing on its campus without impacting testing supplies within the city.

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A sinkhole was reported late Friday morning at the intersection of North 17th and Harper Drive. The sinkhole closed part of Harper Drive and according to Atchison City Public Works Department, the hole will take about a week to fix due to a whole pipe needing to be replaced.

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The regular monthly meeting for USD 409 Board of Education members will be at 7 p.m. Monday, 10 in the community room at the Board Office, located at 626 Commercial Street.

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PITTSBURG - Pittsburg State University has released the honor rolls for the 2020 spring semester. To qualify for Dean’s Scholastic Honors, a student must complete at least 12 semester hours, receive a grade point average (GPA) of 3.6000 for all credit course work that semester and have no gr…

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Earlier this year, Mike McCrory filed his business license in hopes of opening Lickity Split Ice Cream in March before the Coronavirus hit the world and threw the shop’s future in potential jeopardy.

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JACKSON COUNTY — Kansas Highway Patrol and the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office responded to the scene of a head-on fatality collision between a semitrailer and a passenger car that was reported about 1:40 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 6. The semitrailer had been southbound from 278th road and the pass…