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Neither snow, nor rain, nor heat, nor gloom of night shall stop the delivery of Atchison Globe to these newspaper racks located throughout Northeast Kansas. Other institutions are a little more vulnerable to snow-related interruptions.

Amid uncertain winter weather conditions set for Friday, Jan. 17, and Saturday, Jan. 18, various institutional closures have been announced.

Readers shouldn’t assume that an entity not appearing on this list has made no schedule changes; reach out directly to the school, business or service of concern to find out the latest information. The following establishments have altered their operations on account of their winter weather:

  • Atchison Public Library

Closed Friday. 

  • Atchison Community Health Clinic

Closing early at 4 p.m. Friday. Normal business hours on Monday. 

  • Atchison County Community Schools USD 377

All classes, academics and athletics cancelled on Friday.

  • Atchison County Health Department

Closed Friday. 

  • Atchison Public Schools USD 409

All classes, academics and athletics cancelled on Friday.

  • Benedictine College

No weather-related cancellations on Friday.   

  • Buchanan County R-IV School District

All classes and academics cancelled on Friday.

  • City of Atchison

Regular City Commission meeting set for 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 21 (amid MLK Day).

  • Doniphan West USD 111

All classes and academics cancelled on Friday.

  • Easton USD 449

All classes and academics cancelled on Friday.

  • Highland Community College

All classes and academics cancelled on Friday.

  • Highland Technical Center (Atchison VoTech)

All classes and academics cancelled on Friday.

  • Jefferson County North USD 339

No announcement at this time.

  • Maur Hill-Mount Academy

All classes, academics and athletics cancelled on Friday.

  • Project Concern 

The senior center is closed on Friday, and all services (including Meals on Wheels) are suspended on Friday on account of the weather. 

  • Riverside Schools USD 114

All classes and academics cancelled on Friday.

  • South Brown County USD 430

All classes and academics cancelled on Friday.

  • St. Benedict Catholic School

All classes and academics cancelled on Friday.

  • St. Joseph School District

All classes and academics cancelled on Friday.

  • Town & Country Senior Center

The facility in Effingham is closed on Friday, and all services (including Meals on Wheels) are suspended on Friday on account of the weather.

  • Trinity Lutheran School

All classes and academics cancelled on Friday. The HOPE Lutheran School has cancelled the girls basketball game against Trinity scheduled for Friday night.

  • Valley Falls USD 338

All classes and academics cancelled on Friday.

Last updated 2 p.m. Friday, Jan. 17.

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