Rick Horn, Emergency Management Director, requested a ten minute executive session to discuss non-elected personnel during the Mitchell County Commissioners meeting on Monday. Commission Chairperson Jim Marshall then announced that Horn has submitted his resignation as Director effective Feb. 29, 2020, as he has accepted a position as the North Central Regional Coordinator for the Kansas Department of Emergency Management.
GLEN ELDER – Across the nation, Americans are uniting to thank and honor Vietnam veterans and their families for their service and sacrifice. Vietnam veterans from the Glen Elder, Cawker City, Hunter and Tipton areas will be honored at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 23, at the American Legion Post 143, Glen Elder. "While we can’t thank all Vietnam veterans living in Mitchell County at the Glen Elder ceremony, we will be planning other ceremonies that will be held later this year."
Monday, December 21, 2009
CONCORDIA – The Dane G. Hansen Foundation recently established a $100,000 medical scholarship fund with Cloud County Community College’s Nursing Department.
TOPEKA – The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) is reporting that a Person Under Investigation (PUI) from Douglas County who was being tested for the novel (new) 2019 coronavirus is not infected with the virus. Negative results were received today after testing was performed at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).