• Eclipse information and viewing safety tips

    This will be the first total solar eclipse visible from anywhere on mainland United States since the total solar eclipse in March 1979.

  • Kansas district cancels school for solar eclipse

    Atchison Public Schools said on Facebook that USD 409 will not hold classes due to increasing numbers of visitors and potential traffic issues.

  • MGN Online

    Small Kansas, Missouri towns prepare for total solar eclipse

    The total solar eclipse will occur Aug. 21, 2017. Small towns like Lathrop, Missouri, are on what is known as the path of totality, a narrow line across Missouri and a corner of Kansas that offers the best and longest views of the eclipse.

  • Solar eclipse 2017: The day the sun disappears is coming

    On August 21, the sun will disappear across America. For a swath of the country, it will look like someone just turned off the sun in the middle of the day.