Wednesday, 23 January 2019
Login |  Register 
***Closings***    Highland Community College Highland Campus 9 a.m. start Wednesday *** Highland Tech Center - Atchison - All Classes Cancelled, 1/23 ***
 
Find Products or Services in your local community
 
MSC News National Headlines U.S Health Tech Talk World Business Sports Top Headlines
Atchison Salvation Army evacuated, remains closed
01/04/2019

(KAIR)--A problem with the furnace is being blamed for Friday’s late morning evacuation of the Atchison Salvation Army Office, located at 926 Commercial Street.

According to coordinator Kim Bottorff, she and a co-worker mid-week began to experience headaches.

The use of a carbon monoxide detector Friday morning showed high levels of the potentially fatal gas, leading Bottorff to contact the Atchison Fire Department, which led to the shut-down of the office.

According to Bottorff, the office remained closed Friday, and will remain closed into next week, until the furnace is replaced.

Bottorff, in a Facebook post, said the situation is a reminder of the importance of having a carbon monoxide detector in place.

© Many Signals Communications
You will need to be logged in to leave a comment.
Please Login

characters left

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our Terms of Use.



MOST VIEWED STORIES
Identity of vicitm in fatal Brown Co wreck released
Hiawatha woman found competent to stand trial
Updated: Monday wreck claims one life
County hears concerns about proposed wind project
Atchison fire displaces three
Three teens arrested in Denison burglary
Boldridge arraignment set for February
Civic leader, businessman, remembered locally
Woman injured in Nemaha Co wreck
Weather Advisory!
Click Here For All Stories

LATEST STORIES
Hospital financial concerns lead to meeting
Van catches fire after Hiawatha wreck
Energy issues experienced in SE Nebraska
Winter weather slows traffic, closes schools
Woman injured in Nemaha Co wreck
911 text service available in SE Nebraska
Is It Safe to Home Can Ham or Other Cured Meat?
Planting Selection Resources
Hated Grunt Job #1
Civic leader, businessman, remembered locally
Click Here For All Stories

©2019 MSC News
Hiawatha, Ks 66434
EEO Public Report

Powered by Radio Media Group
162.158.79.215