The Kansas Department of Transportation is scheduled to begin an asphalt construction project in Pawnee County Thursday morning. Work will be done on the surface of U.S. 183, between the intersection with U.S. 56 and the intersection with K-156 Highway.
Thursday, June 9 - First State Bank and Trust will celebrate its 115th anniversary with a customer appreciation hamburger feed from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. on the north side of the bank. The Dixie Land Band will perform.
Larned Police Dept. Monday, June 6 Officers investigated a probation violation in the 400 block of Wichita at 4:17 p.m. Officers responded to a driving complaint at Broadway and 14rth at 6:07 p.m. An animal control officer responded to the 1200 block of W. 8th at 7:44 p.m. Sunday, June 5 Officers investigated a battery report in the 300 block of Fry at 5:26 a.m. Officers investigated a theft at Carroll and First at 6:42 ...
LARNED - The regular monthly meeting of the Welcome Inn Leisure Center Inc. was called to order at 12:45 p.m. June 1 by President Charles Wonsetler.
A recent Newsweek/Daily Beast survey found that the majority of Americans are growing increasingly angry with the circus act taking place in Washington. And how could they not be?
Timothy James Chapek, 24, was charged with burglary after he broke into a house in Portland, Ore., and took a shower.
Dear Editor, Pray for the peace of Jerusalem - Psalm 122: 6. Pray also for Prime Minister Natanyahu and that God will give him the wisdom he needs in making the many important decisions he must make in governing God's chosen people in the land of Israel today. The UN this September intends to unilaterally and officially proclaim a Palestinian State. This involves giving them the West Bank (Judea and Samaria) and East Jerusalem, making ...
Dear Editor, I would like to give a great big thank you to the Great Bend paramedics, Fire Department and Police Department. Also, a thank you to the fireman from South Dakota who stopped to help. You saved my life when I had an insulin reaction on my way home on June 4. I will be forever in your debt. Thank you, again. Theresa Stanley, Great Bend
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Adam Lind hit a grand slam and Jayson Nix added a three-run homer to power the Toronto Blue Jays to a 9-8 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Wednesday night.
BOSTON (AP) - Just three days after the Bruins staggered back to Boston, they've barged right back into the Stanley Cup finals with two brilliant blowout wins.
NEW YORK (AP) - Whether they are meeting in secret locations or in the middle of Times Square at rush hour, talks between NFL owners and players are a good sign.
Ninth Annual Great Bend Firefighters Run for MDA June 4 results MEN 5K run Overall winner - Don Chaver, 18:08. 0-19 1. Christian Garcia, 18:08; 2. Wyatt Beckman, 18:28; 3. Kyle Schauvliege, 19:13. 20-29 1. Tim Seybert, 20:29; 2. Alex Moyer, 21:35; 3. Ben King, 25:16. 30-39 1. Kyle Stiner, 24:46. Over 50 1. Russel King, 26:01. 10K run Overall winner - Kole Stiner, 42:07. 20-29 1. Nick Taylor, 1:13:10. 30-39 1. Eric Kaiser, 58:03. ...
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - Eric Crouch is giving pro football yet another try. The 2001 Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback from Nebraska is among 70 players participating in a minicamp this week for his hometown Omaha Nighthawks of the United Football League. Crouch was a 2002 third-round NFL draft choice of the St. Louis Rams. The Rams projected him as a receiver, and he walked out of training camp and announced his retirement after not being given ...
HOISINGTON - Band member Austin McHenry (sophomore, percussion) was selected to perform in the high school District KMEA Honor Band on Saturday, Dec. 7 at Dodge City High School.
Dorothy "Dot" Burt, 97, died Nov. 15 at Dillon Living Center, Hutchinson. She was born August 19, 1916, in Navarre, the daughter of Harvey Gamon and Emma (Rhodes) Wingerd. Dorothy graduated from Chapman High School 1934 and then Emporia State College in 1939, where she was a member of the Alpha Sigma Alpha.
Matt Hiss of Hiss Sherman Wealth Management announced he will donate half of his commissions to charity during the "Take Care of Your Loved Ones and Community" insurance drive. Hiss said he hopes the drive will become an annual event that supports local charities, while helping individuals take care of their family's financial future.
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USD 428 Board of Education will meet at noon on Thursday at Great Bend High School, 2027 Morton. Items on the agenda include GBHS FBLA planned initiative presentation and order change for roof edge flashing detail at GBMS. GBHS Principal Tim Friess and other staff members will share information regarding the academic programs and the school improvement efforts at GBHS.
Massachusetts Democrat Barry Greenfield is pushing for legislation to allow police to enter your home unannounced, without warrant, and take your guns.
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