LARNED - Twenty-two members of the Santa Fe Trail Wet-Dry Routes joined 50 members and guests from the Quivira Chapter and Barton County Historical Society at the Historic Village in Great Bend on July 25 for a presentation "Women Writers on the Santa Fe Trail" presented by Dr. Leo Oliva, a national historic author and speaker.
Doug McNett, director for the Center for Counseling in Great Bend, upset reigning Pawnee County Attorney John Settle, in Tuesday's Republican primary and it wasn't close. McNett had 1,012 votes (65 percent) and Settle settled for 548 votes.
FORT SCOTT – The Larned Indians scored the game-winning run on a seventh-inning error to rally for a 7-6 winners bracket final victory over Doniphan County Friday in the American Legion Class AA State Baseball Tournament.
LARNED - The Pawnee Valley Community Hospital Auxiliary met June 27, 2016 in the PVCH meeting room. Barbara Hammond welcomed the group of 36 members. The Auxiliary prayer was read by all. Ruth Colglazier reported the PVCH Auxilary minutes.