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MI Miami County, Kansas, was established in 1855. It was one of Kansas’ original 36 counties, formerly named Lykins County. Miami County was named for the Miami Indians who lived in this area. The county seat of Miami County is Paola, Kansas.
A terrible tornado visited the eastern counties of this State on Saturday last. At Paola, Ottawa, Garnett and other points much damage was done. Our Ottawa correspondent tells what happened there. At Garnett the Catholic church and two houses were blown down...read more
Another of those startling and fearful crimes that periodically horrify almost every law abiding community, took place in the township of Osawatomie, three or four miles from the village, just after dark on Tuesday night last. While walking around his out buildings,...read more
WHITE CLOUD. That’s Us! – We received a letter the other day from a young man in Lykins County, whose acquaintance we formed on our way out here. He says:-- “I have started a store in Miami Village. The country around is filling up very fast, and we have no papers...read more