Dads make a difference and dads are really important. Studies have consistently demonstrated that fathers – whether they live with their children or not, matter in the lives of their kids.
TOPEKA – Veterans Memorial Lake in Great Bend was one of three lakes in Kansas under a warning for toxic blue-green algae, the Kansas Department of Health and Environment reported Thursday afternoon.
What kind of an impression is Great Bend leaving upon newcomers. It doesn't take them long to site unsightly properties.
The Great Bend Police Department has added four new officers.
Members of the Great Bend City Council Monday night congratulated Golden Belt Humane Society officials for what they termed marked improvements in how it handles animals and the public.
It was a case of being in the right place at the right time.
Rain failed to dampen the spirits of Relay for Life of Barton County participants during an abbreviated cancer-fighting event chased indoors by pending Thunderstorms Friday night.
On Wednesday, the Kansas Department of Health and Environment reported the first case of west Nile virus in Kansas for 2015. The individual that tested positive is an adult from Lincoln County, that's not all that far from here.
When the 2015 Relay for Life of Barton County begins Friday night, it will be kind of a big deal. It will mark the 20th anniversary of the annual cancer-fighting event.
Tax issues, both property and vehicular, were highlights of Barton County Administrator Richard Boeckman's bi-weekly service update to the County Commission Monday morning.
Barton County is crisscrossed with 389 miles of paved roads, ranking it fourth among the 105 counties in state in terms of asphalt blacktops.
It is summer and its is warm. Folks are headed to pools and lakes for a dip to cool down.
What started out as a berm for target shooting and an old farmhouse for Barton County Sheriff's Office training has evolved into a multi-use site utilized by law enforcement agencies around the state.
As today draws to a close, the fourth-annual June Jaunt will be wrapping up as well.
MANHATTAN – Nationally, there seems to be an on-going softening in farm values, However, that may not be the story closer to home.
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Artemis needs a home.
Barton County Engineer Clark Rusco met recently with Barton County Road and Bridge, Kansas Department of Transportation and Federal Highway Administration representatives to review damages ...
The process to select locations for the new train-truck shipping hubs in Kansas has reached the end of the line, and that line ends in ...
It took a team effort, but the 2015 sand and seal operations were done as of Friday, Barton County Road and Bridge Director Dale Phillips ...
Noting on-going shortcomings in the Barton County Treasurer's Office that have foisted more responsibility onto other departments, the County Commission Monday morning approved a ...
It is a problem much bigger than many of us realize.
In an ironic twist, the myriad agencies in Barton County that help the needy are themselves in need.
TOPEKA - State labor officials are pinning an ongoing upward unemployment trend in part on a dwindling labor pool, according to the jobless report released by ...
After the dust, and water, settled Thursday afternoon, who won the United Way of Central Kansas water balloon fight between the Unified School District 428 ...
Finally, finally, the fog has lifted and news about officials in Washington, D.C. tackling matters of national import is emerging. The Agricultural Marketing Service ...
When Julie Bugner Smith took over the helm of the United Way of Central Kansas in 2011, Barton County employees gave $1,600 to the ...
More details are emerging about the circumstances surrounding last Friday's standoff suspect Chris Solida, his alleged shooting of his wife, and the fate of ...
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