May 8, 2014
Winds derail train, knock down power poles
The McPherson County Sheriff's office says most of the damage was reported in Canton and Galva, where wind blew 33 cars of a freight train off the tracks.
Marion County Record
Crash kills Marion resident
Gary J. Alleven of Marion died in a crash Monday morning on U.S. 56 east of Hillsboro.
Certificate proves family name change
During a recent trip to visit her aunt, Margaret Bryan, in Wichita, Katherine Bryan, formerly of Canton, confirmed that the spelling of the family name "Youk" had changed twice since the family immigrated to Kansas.
Canton to Construct Grain elevator
McPherson County might soon get a 3 million-bushel grain elevator and a high-speed loading facility near Canton.
Co-op plans $42 million storage project
A central Kansas co-op is planning a $42 million grain storage and loading facility that it hopes will create 18 permanent jobs.