Semi rollover on Highway 31

OSAGE CITY — A semi traveling westbound toward Osage City turned over this morning at about 5 a.m. on Highway 31 after the vehicle’s load shifted proceeding a left hand turn from South Wannamaker Road. Through traffic had to be detoured. The Osage County Sheriff's Office worked on the accident.

“I was not the first one on the scene, the sheriff's office was,” said Sergeant Scott Farmer. “Nobody’s hurt, it was a single occupant rollover.”

According to Laurie Dunn, Sheriff, the road has since been cleared of obstructions.

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Wet weather causes tree damage

Jan OglebyHerald-Chronicle

A combination of heavy rainfall last week and continued winds Saturday caused an elm tree in the Osage City yard of Doris and Gordon Combes to become uprooted. The tree was planted by the Combeses 50 years ago, soon after they completed the building of their home.

Spring is sprung

Tammy Schlingmann/Herald-Chronicle

Between all the rain and wind, a spring-like picture to cheer everyone. These pictures were taken at Grandma’s Garden, Santa Fe Park, Osage City



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