Montgomery County Newswire

Montgomery County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Montgomery County, KS.

Results 1 - 20 of 95 in Montgomery County, KS

  1. Boil Order Advisory For Rural Water District In Montgomery County, KansasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 26 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    The Kansas Department of Health and Environment has issued a boil water advisory for Montgomery County Rural Water District # 9. KDHE officials issued the advisory because of a loss of pressure. The advisory took effect on November 25 and will remain in effect until pressure is restored and all other conditions which place the system at risk of contamination are deemed by KDHE officials to be adequately resolved.


  2. Boil Water Advisory Issued for Montgomery Co. RWD No. 9Read the original story

    Wednesday Nov 25 | The Kansas Department of Health and Environment

    ... and Environment (KDHE) has issued a boil water advisory for Rural Water District (RWD) No. 9 located in Montgomery County. KDHE officials issued the advisory because of a loss of pressure. Inadequate pressure may result in a loss of chlorine ...


  3. Coffeyville weathers Amazon job lossesRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 24 |

    ... closings and layoffs last year, meant the loss of more than 800 jobs - about 5 percent of all jobs in Montgomery County. The town and county haven't fully recovered, but the panic has receded. The local refinery is booming. There have been a few ...


  4. Driver who killed cyclist Tim Holden fell asleep behind the wheelRead the original story

    Sunday Nov 22 | TheWashCycle

    ... that he can't operate a vehicle safely and we would like to see him off the roads," Evans concluded. Montgomery County Police issued Freeman three tickets; one was for negligent driving. Last week he admitted his guilt in Montgomery County District ...


  5. Health care a big topic in senator's - office hours'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 18 |

    ... health care companies instead. He said there are a lot of emotional issues involved in health care in Montgomery County and he thinks there are a lot of Kansas hospitals that could help the situation, given the chance. "Anything that facilitates an ...


  6. Police arrest three in burglaryRead the original story

    Friday Nov 13 |

    ... three occupants; one was arrested and two ran into the wooded area of the park. With assistance from the Montgomery County Sheriff's Department and their canine unit along with the South Coffeyville Police Department, a perimeter was set up around ...


  7. County Commissioner Declares Emergency In Nowata CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 11 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    ... about 50 percent contained. They say takers are out watching for hot spots and crews from Craig County and Montgomery County, Kansas are helping. According to reports so far, no injuries have been reported, but one residential structure was total ...


  8. Phoenixville Clinic To Hold Open House For Uninsured ResidentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 11 |

    ... despite the milestones with the Affordable Care Act, 40,000 residents in Chester County and 39,000 in Montgomery County are still without medical insurance-and many others are employed but unable to afford the high deductibles associated with their ...


  9. Can't I take a shower in peace? Hilarious moment a raccoon attempts ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 4 | Daily Mail

    ... when his brother dived in to join him with play time on his mind. The humorous footage was filmed in Montgomery County, Kansas and shows the raccoon named Willie scrubbing himself clean in the shower. The raccoon appears to take the job very ...


  10. Candidates seek office TuesdayRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 31 | Gloversville Leader-Herald

    Tuesday will be a busy election day for voters in Montgomery County, as several contested races are up for election. Niccoli will be running on the Democratic, Working Families and Responsible Government lines.


  11. KU to honor 63 seniors from Labette, Montgomery county high schoolsRead the original story

    Oct 26, 2015 | University of Kansas

    ... details and serve as local contacts for the event. Matt Hoover, of Independence, is the site and Montgomery County coordinator. Joanna and Dennis Wilson, of Parsons, are the Labette County coordinators. The Kansas Honors Program is made possible by ...


  12. Vehicle chase ends in Miami, OklahomaRead the original story

    Oct 22, 2015 |

    ... a possible head injury. Labette County Sheriff Robert Sims said Thursday night that the pursuit began in Montgomery County near the U.S. 400 and U.S. 169 junction and the tractor-trailer entered Labette County on U.S. 166 westbound. Sims said ...


  13. KU to honor 91 seniors from Clay, Pottawatomie and Riley county high schoolsRead the original story

    Oct 21, 2015 | University of Kansas

    ... Toni Stremel, of Manhattan, is the site and Riley County coordinator. Ellen Remsing, of Manhattan is a Montgomery County coordinator. Lucy Mulroney and Sylvia Mansfield, of Clay Center, are the Clay County coordinators. Doug and Joyce Elcock, of ...


  14. Waiting for Kansas Sunshine: The Last Hours of Independence HospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2015 | Daily Kos

    ... businesses. The well-kept look of Mercy Hospital and empty hallways mirrors too much of the daily life in Montgomery County. The industrial park, about 14 miles outside of town, is full of new construction buildings that lay dormant, waiting on new ...


  15. Independence, Kansas is deep in Brownback country, suffers from governor's policiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2015 | The Pitch

    When Thomas Frank asked, "What's the Matter With Kansas?" in his landmark 2004 book, he wanted to know why Kansans support politicians whose policies run counter to their self-interest. How would the folks of Independence, Kansas, answer Frank's query today? Independence is the county seat of Montgomery County, whose voters last November overwhelmingly sent Sam Brownback back to Topeka to continue his work as Kansas governor.


  16. Prince George's housing agency reopens voucher programRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... system, which is extremely difficult for low-income individuals with disabilities," Sorensen said. Montgomery County adopted a Web-based application process when it reopened its wait list in August for the first time since 2008. Baltimore City also ...


  17. Kansas Hospital Works To Keep Emergency Room Services In Independence, KansasRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2015 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    The Parson Sun newspaper reports discussions would involve keeping an emergency room open in Independence and station an ambulance in nearby Cherryvalle, Kansas to serve both Independence and Parsons. In September, Mercy hospital in Independence decided to close its doors on October 10 citing declining population in the Montgomery County community and shrinking reimbursements.


  18. Hospital to negotiate with Mercy, IndependenceRead the original story

    Oct 1, 2015 |

    ... Reed, who wrote that he was involved in the discussion about emergency medical services, posted on the Montgomery County Chronicle's Facebook page Thursday that local EMS agencies and hospitals have been collaborating on what a health care model ...


  19. Business NewsRead the original story

    Sep 29, 2015 |

    ... Those honored include Katie Allison, 2 years of service, Crawford County; Carla Brechbill, 12 years, Montgomery County; Sue Matters, 10 years, Cherokee County; and Linda Nading, three years, Labette County. Scotty Zollars, director of library ...


  20. Man accused of assault, making threatsRead the original story

    Sep 29, 2015 |

    ... of community service. Judge Robert Fleming waived attorney fees for Larson, who was in jail Monday in Montgomery County on unrelated charges. - Ivory V. Kelly, born in 1974, 207 S. 22nd, is charged with aggravated battery related to an incident ...