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Heartlabd Cancer Center offers free kits

Heartland Cancer Center (HCC) is offering a possibly life-saving service during three weeks in March, which is Colon Cancer Awareness Month. The service is free of charge.

March 06, 2011 | | Local News

USD 428 Kindergarten Roundup

Dates have been set for USD 428's kindergarten round-up. The event is for children who will be 5 years old on or before Aug, 31 and planning to attend local schools in the fall.

March 06, 2011 | | Local News

Barton Community College will offer a Certified Nurse Aide Course in Lyons

The class will meet from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Mondays and Wednesdays, March 23 through May 2, at Lyons Good Samaritan Center, 1311 S. Douglas, in Lyons. Instructor is Linda Runge.

March 06, 2011 | | Local News

Sterling House residents collecting socks for children

Throughout the month of March, residents of Sterling House Great Bend will be collecting socks for impoverished children of Brazil.

March 02, 2011 | | Local News

Grammy and Emmy winners Mize & Bramhall coming to Back Room

Grammy and Emmy award-winning musicians Bill Mize and Beth Bramhall will be featured in The Back Room of the Barton County Arts Center at 7 p.m. Sunday.

March 02, 2011 | | Local News

BCC Theatre presents "Too Many Sopranos"

The BCC Theatre will present "Too Many Sopranos," a one-act student-directed opera, at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, on the stage of the Barton Community College Fine Arts Auditorium.

March 02, 2011 | | Local News

Zoo news: Animal physicals continue at Brit Spaugh Zoo

Toby, the 5-year-old spotted leopard at Great Bend's Brit Spaugh Zoo, had his annual physical Wednesday, and a visit from local dentist and mayor Dr. Mike Allison.

March 02, 2011 | Susan Thacker | Local News

GBPD detective to share warnings about Facebook

Detective Heather Smith from the Great Bend Police Department will present "Warnings About Facebooking" at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Great Bend Activity Center, 2715 18th St. This free program is open to adults and or youths 11 years of age and older accompanied by an adult.

February 28, 2011 | | Local News

BOCK raises money for hospice patients

The Bikers of Central Kansas raised more than $900 during its annual Chili Challenge to benefit Golden Belt Home Health & Hospice. The money will be used to help the non-profit agency pay for hospice patients' medications.

February 28, 2011 | | Local News

GBHS forensic team brings home 10 medals

The Great Bend High School Forensic Team competed in the Nickerson Forensic Tournament on Saturday, Febr. 26. Eleven students competed and brought home 10 medals. They had four State Speech Championship qualifiers and placed fourth overall in sweepstakes. 29 schools competed at the tournament. The rankings are as follows:

February 28, 2011 | | Local News

Competition sparks BCC auditorium revision

Barton Community College is using star power to help raise money for a renovation project to upgrade its 40-year-old Fine Arts Auditorium. Barton's stars are 10 community members who will compete in a dance competition this spring that will initiate a fund drive and create awareness for the renovation project.

February 26, 2011 | Special to the Tribune | Local News

Library announces March activities

Great Bend Public Library, 1409 Williams St., will have several activities for children in March, starting with the birthday celebration of "Green Eggs and Ham" author Dr. Seuss. There will also be free movies, and four days of scheduled activities during spring break, said Eric Coulbourne, children's librarian.

February 26, 2011 | Susan Thacker | Local News

Some accidents weather-related

The Barton County Sheriff's Office and other area law enforcement agencies responded to several accidents last Thursday when the roads were icy.

February 26, 2011 | Susan Thacker | Local News

Library News

Find Great Bend Public Library on FACEBOOK to see, through postings and photos, library events and updates.

February 25, 2011 | | Local News

Woman rams Sunflower mini-bus

A woman who intentionally drove into an unoccupied Sunflower Diversified Services mini-bus last Saturday may be charged with criminal damage to property, Captain Bob Robinson at the Great Bend Police Department said.

February 24, 2011 | By Tribune staff | Local News

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Three centuries of service

Noting the value longevity of service brings to Barton County, the County Commission Monday morning recognized county employees for five, 10, 15, 20, 25, 30 ...

January 22, 2018 | Dale Hogg | Local News

Groups draw Commissioner Big Game Permits

PRATT - At the Jan. 11 Kansas Wildlife, Parks and Tourism (KWPT) Commission meeting in Milford, seven lucky conservation organizations drew Commissioner Big Game Permits as ...

January 22, 2018 | Tribune Staff | Local News

Rep. Marshall’s Statement on Government Shut-down

WASHINGTON D.C. - Congressman Roger Marshall, M.D. issued the following statement after Senate Democrats voted against the bill to keep our government open and ...

January 20, 2018 | Special to the Tribune | Local News

Spelling Bee winners


January 20, 2018 | Veronica Coons | Local News

Ellinwood K of C soup supper announced

Ellinwood Knights of Columbus will have a soup sampler from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 28, at St. Joseph Parish ...

January 20, 2018 | Tribune Staff | Local News

EduKan Audit on BCC agenda

Esther Lahargoue, chief executive officer of EduKan, will present the online learning consortium's audit report to the Barton Community College Board of Trustees when ...

January 20, 2018 | Tribune Staff | Local News

GB student wins Instagram photo contest

Two of her favorite worlds - social media and photography - recently collided and Molly Kaiser came out a winner. But more than the $20 she won ...

January 20, 2018 | Special to the Tribune | Local News

Driver in 2015 head-on collision faces felony charges

Heather Cash and her mother Candace Lampe, both critically injured in a head-on crash south of Great Bend in 2015, testified Friday in Barton County ...

January 20, 2018 | Susan Thacker | Local News

GBHS student art exhibited at library

Art by Great Bend High School students is on display this month at the Great Bend Public Library.

January 20, 2018 | Tribune Staff | Local News

KWEC offers winter kids programs

The Kansas Wetlands Education Center has the cure for the winter blues – nature programs. Kids will make a shadow puppet, investigate feathers, discover backyard birds ...

January 19, 2018 | Dale Hogg | Local News

Barn battle to commence

Pictured is a crew working on the Expo III Arena dirt flat track recently. The Battle in the Barn indoor flat-track motorcycle and go-kart racing ...

January 19, 2018 | Tribune Staff | Local News


The staff and volunteers at Central Kansas CASA say they aren't experts at throwing parties.

January 18, 2018 | Susan Thacker | Local News

Sen. Moran introduces Kansan C.J. Mahoney to Senate Finance Committee

WASHINGTON - U.S. Senator Jerry Moran (R-Kan.) on Wednesday introduced Mr. C.J. Mahoney of Russell, former intern in his office, as the Senate Finance ...

January 18, 2018 | Tribune Staff | Local News

Out of the Morgue

Each week we'll take a step back into the history of Great Bend through the eyes of reporters past. We'll reacquaint you with ...

January 18, 2018 | Veronica Coons | Local News

Historical society taking reservations for Annual Meeting

Barton County Historical Society will have its Annual Meeting on Monday, Jan. 22, at the museum. There will be a catered dinner for $13.50 ...

January 17, 2018 | Tribune Staff | Local News

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