Printing issues delay Wednesday Tribune
The Great Bend Tribune could not be printed Tuesday night and therefore no papers were delivered Wednesday, Publisher Judy Duryee announced. Subscribers can access the full electronic version of Wednesday’s Tribune online at and the printed version will be delivered along with the Friday paper.
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Golden Belt supports amendment
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The proposed amendment to the Kansas Constitution failed statewide, but a majority of Barton County residents voted in favor of the Value Them Both Amendment. Preliminary totals from Tuesday’s election results show 4,022 “yes” votes – 55% – compared to 3,275 “no” votes.

In Pawnee County, 50.4% of voters were in favor of the amendment.

At 11 p.m. Tuesday, with more than 90% of the votes counted statewide, 39.8% voted “yes” (318,282 votes) and 60.2% voted “no” (480,901 votes).