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Delta variant fills Kansas hospital beds with COVID patients

TOPEKA — A COVID-19 surge in Kansas fueled by the faster-spreading Delta variant is filling up hospital beds in some areas. Four times as many patients with confirmed COVID-19 infections were hospitalized this week as were hospitalized in early June, according to a survey from the Kansas ...

Douglas County Fair organizers expect record crowds

The public’s pent-up desire to get out and enjoy traditional community events will help fuel attendance at this year’s Douglas County Fair, organizers of the annual event predict. Mike Kelso, a longtime Douglas County Fair Board member, said he has already witnessed the public’s response ...