An ordinance requiring the wearing of face masks in public places is being fast tracked by the Abilene City Commission.
About 100 Abilene public school students are expected to be placed in quarantine after being in contact with seven people associated with USD 435 who tested positive for COVID-19, Abilene Superintendent Greg Brown said Saturday.
Recent developments in the Abilene area have been cause for tremendous public concern and many comments and rumors to circulate regarding the Covid-19 pandemic. Typically, our county has seen one and two new cases per day since the pandemic began but during the past week Dickinson County ha…
Abilene school Superintendent Greg Brown informed parents on Saturday that because of an increased number of COVID-19 cases during the past 36 hours, school has been canceled for Monday.Brown informed parents that the district is working with the Dickinson County Health Department to identif…
For the second three-day period in a row, nine more patients have tested positive for COVID-19, according to the Dickinson County Health Department report Friday.The number of positive cases in the county since last Friday is 21. Currently, 26 are recovering.According to the report, 107 peop…
The Dickinson County Historical Society canceled the Heritage Days Festival and may cancel Tombstone Tours and Christmas in the Cabin, because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Of the four new COVID-19 positive tests since Friday, the first person under the age of 9 to test positive was reported by the Dickinson County Health Department on Wednesday.
After a preliminary hearing determined cause to proceed with theft charges of a horse against Amanda Rutherford, 41, she will be arraigned on two felony complaints at 9 a.m. Nov. 4 in Dickinson County District Court.
Like states all across the country, Kansas is seeing an increase in reports of unemployment claim fraud due to identify theft. The Abilene Area is not immune to these counterfeit claims, according to the Abilene Area Chamber of Commerce.
The number of cases of positive COVID-19 cases in Dickinson County rose another four from Monday through Wednesday of this week, according to the Dickinson County Health Department. The report showed that nine more have been released from isolation.
Touring Kansas on the Labor Day break this week, U.S. Senator Jerry Moran said he was able to visit a growing industry, one using cutting edge technology, an industry that is paying premium wages.
The future of Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services reimbursements are the driving force behind Memorial Health System having an affiliation with Salina Regional Health Center, said Board Chairman Dr. Steve Schwarting.
The Abilene Board of Education entered into a lease/purchase agreement with Pinnacle Bank on Wednesday to finance renovations at Cowboy Stadium.
Homecoming and senior recognition have been scheduled to take place Friday, Sept. 18 when the Abilene High School Cowboys host the Chapman Irish on the new Paul Dennis Field.
A windfarm development company representative has offered to visit with Dickinson County Commissioners about expanding its Marion County wind project into Dickinson County.
Due to the COVID-19 situation, Dickinson County registered voters will receive an advance ballot application in the mail from the Dickinson County Election Office.