Now that the remains of Father Emil Kapaun have been identified, the Catholic Diocese of Wichita is more hopeful than ever that the Kansas priest and Medal of Honor recipient will one day be declared a saint.
The Honore Adversis Foundation fundraises year round. The foundation focuses on helping officers who get hurt, but it is also there to support any Sedgwick County law enforcement officer when they need it.
In an effort to raise money for a good cause, brave volunteers will jump into icy water’s in Haysville’s Riggs Park Lake. the annual “Haysville Polar Plunge for Special Olympics Kansas” is set for Saturday (Feb. 27).
At a meeting Wednesday (Feb. 24), Sedgwick County announced further progress in local COVID-19 vaccination efforts. The county announced that next week, it likely will move to vaccinating people who are 65 and older.
Monday (Feb. 22) was the first day for eligible Sedgwick County residents to get a COVID-19 vaccine at the old Central Library in downtown Wichita. The Sedgwick County Health Department previously held the vaccination clinic at INTRUST Bank Arena.