Some of the most common and dangerous emergency situations occur at home. Precautionary measures can make homes as safe as possible, but accidents can still happen.
TOPEKA (AP) — Four nurses at a rural health department in Kansas are refusing to administer any COVID-19 vaccines, citing the fast development and production of the shots.
The Morris County Commissioners met on Monday, January 11 , 2021 at 9 a.m. Commissioners Diana Jost, David Fox and Wayne Kohler were present. Bill Kassebaum, County Counselor, was present.
The Council Grove City Council approved spending of $8,100 for two pieces of fire equipment on Tuesday night following a recommendation from the Police and Fire Committee. The equipment is used to operate the jaws of life and will be purchased from Okie Extrication in El Reno, Oklahoma. City Administrator Nick Jones added that he would meet with Chief Chris Blackledge to work on an equipment replacement schedule. The Police and Fire Committee also recommended the appointment of Sean Gooding and Brian Brown as Volunteer Firefighters. The recommendations were approved, with appointment contingent on the pair passing background checks, physicals and drug and alcohol screenings.
TOPEKA (AP) — Abortion opponents are moving with unusual speed to put a proposed anti-abortion amendment to the state constitution on the ballot, fearing a COVID-19 outbreak could thwart them if they delay action even for a few weeks.