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The community of Atchison welcomed new investors this summer, when Colorado natives Mike and Nora McCory opened up a new ice cream parlor: Lickity Split. A New Local Business Located on Commercial Street - across from the...
Every Tuesdays in Atchison, KS the Fox Theater has a special for students: just $5 to see a movie.  Travis Grossman enters checks in visitors. Photo by Catherine Tighe.
The third annual Muddy River Music Festival was hosted in Atchison on Sept. 14, drawing crowds from many surrounding towns. One of the many bands that performed was Under...
After a defeat of a kickball game, I was extremely upset about the loss but everyone else seemed to not to bummed by it. I’d notice they would be happily go off and play some...
The Riverhouse Restaurant officially opened for business on July 15. The casual, chef-inspired, steakhouse aims to provide the town of Atchison a gathering place to unwind and socialize.   It is located at 101 Commercial St, and operates Thursday through Saturdays from 3 p.m. until 10 p.m. It also provides special happy hour discounts from 3-6 p.m.  In its weeks since opening, the restaurant has featured multiple live music performances...
As morning breaks, fog can be seen gently rolling off the mighty Missouri River and ascending over the bluffs to reveal the historical river town of Atchison. However, fog is not all that veils this...
The Atchison Public Library serves a local destination for relaxing, researching and renting out books and movies. Its services are often used by students and townspeople. One man who frequents the library is...
This semester Benedictine College is offering a one-credit discovery seminar course entitled: “Discovering Atchison: Beyond the BC Bubble.” The Discovery seminar meets every Monday from 4:00-4:50pm. The course has two objectives: to ignite curiosity about the...
An unpredictable game for the Kansas City Chiefs turned out to be a well-fought loss to the Green Bay Packers 31-24, as quarterback Matt Moore started. Filling in for injured MVP Patrick Mahomes,...
Now in the homestretch of election season, political campaigns are firing on all cylinders in the lead up to Election Day. As a part of the “Keep Kansas Great” Tour, Republican candidates made a stop...