Category: News

Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive

THE U.S. POSTAL SERVICE – Recently sponsored a Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive. A total of 350 pounds of food supplies were collected from Tarkio and Fairfax residents. All food items collected will be donated to the Tarkio/Fairfax/Westboro Food Pantry…

The Community Hospital Auxiliary met April 21, 2016, with 18 members and one guest reciting the Auxiliary Prayer. Roger Steinkruger, Hospital CEO, gave a brief update on recent happenings at the hospital, area clinics, and new programs being offered in…

The 14th Annual Tarkio Rotary Golf Tournament will be played at the Tarkio Golf Club on Tuesday, June 7, 2016. Registration begins at 7:00 a.m. and tee time is 8:00 a.m. Approximately 72 participants are expected to enjoy the friendly…

Rapunzel is coming to Tarkio and your child could be in the spotlight! This Rapunzel story takes you on a frivolous frolic through the French countryside: the ogre’s garden in the mushroom patch while the corn and potato spies report…

Peru State College and its President, Dr. Dan Hanson, under the authority of the Nebraska State College System, granted degrees to 426 graduates on Saturday, May 7, 2016. More than 2,500 people attended the ceremony in the Al Wheeler Athletic…
Ethan Riley receives MFA Award

Each year, MFA awards two seniors from Atchison County with a scholarship of $2,000. This year, Tarkio High School senior, Ethan Riley, and Rock Port, Missouri, senior, Alex Lawrence, were selected. Ethan is the son of Jeff and Rhonda Riley.…