Habitat for Humanity is accepting applications for families in need of affordable housing offered through the non-profit organization. With hopes of starting the next building project in the summer of 2014, interested families should submit an application as soon as possible, said Rachel Mawhirter, chairman of the local Habitat board.
A medical fundraiser for Mike Ney will be held from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on Sunday at the St. John's Catholic Parish Center, 122 E. 5th Street in Hoisington. A freewill donation will be accepted. The menu will be ham, potatoes, vegetable, coleslaw, dessert and a drink.
Marty Radke from Radke Implement, Inc. of Russel, attended Kubota Tractor Corporation's 2013 National Dealer Meeting in Memphis, Tenn., joining more than 1,000 Kubota dealers from across the country for an exclusive first look at the latest Kubota product introductions and innovations.
Want to see something majestic this season? The Kansas Wetlands Education Center, in association with Fort Hays State University, will host free crane driving tours starting at 5:30 p.m. on Oct. 27 and 29 in the Cheyenne Bottoms wetland.
This week's Chamber of Commerce Coffee will be hosted by Haz-Mat Response, 3730 Railroad Ave., at 9:30 a.m., Thursday. Host will be AJ Chrest with greeters Lana Dietz and Karmi Green. Coffee, refreshments and door prizes will be available.