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COVID-19 cases across Kansas and in Atchison County have continued to spike considerably in recent days.

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TOPEKA – The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE), in conjunction with the Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism (KDWPT), has lifted all remaining public health advisories for Kansas lakes affected by blue-green algae. At the end of the recreation season in October, …

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For the second consecutive week the COVID-19 reports indicate more persons are in quarantine in the school systems countywide than actually infected with the virus.

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Santa Claus stopped in Atchison as promised on Monday and stayed long enough to apologize to youngsters about his change in plans due to the COVID-19 pandemic and to light the town for the 2020 Christmas holiday season.

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The victim of a stabbing Friday morning is declining to press charges said Buchanan County Sheriff Bill Puett a few hours after the incident.

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After 42 years of leading Benedictine College football, legendary coach Larry Wilcox announced Tuesday to his team and his coaching staff that he will be retiring at the end of the 2020 football season.

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LEAVENWORTH, Kan. — Formal charges were filed Tuesday against a 40-year-old rural Leavenworth man apprehend with a weekend homicide and abduction of his children.

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Benedictine held on for a gut check 31-27 win against Peru State and gave legendary coach Larry Wilcox his 300th career win Saturday at Larry Wilcox Stadium.

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Atchison County Health officials have updated their recommendations and guidelines in effort to lessen the community spread of COVID-19 infections that will be in effect until late January 2026 Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2021well after the holiday season.

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Effective Monday, Nov. 30, Atchison County will be limiting public access to Atchison County departments and offices to take preventative measures designed to reduce the spread of the Coronavirus illness.

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Despite a count of some additional votes the results of the 2020 Atchison County General Election is now certified and is now documented history to file away amid the archives in the county clerk’s office in the courthouse.

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Atchison City Commissioners unanimously approved the final plat for Brookdale Estates during regular meeting on Monday, Nov. 16, while also approving the use of a temporary note to help fund the project.

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City Commissioners approved the construction contract for the Commercial Street Revitalization project during Monday’s regular meeting.

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Atchison City Commission approved a construction contract for the Arbor Land addition to the Brookdale subdivision in northwest Atchison.

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The victim of a stabbing Friday morning is declining to press charges said Buchanan County Sheriff Bill Puett a few hours after the incident.

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A 28-year-old parolee residing in Atchison is in custody held on a $200,000 bond following his arrest by Atchison Police Department authorities involving multiple sex crimes under investigation since October.