First positive case of COVID-19 confirmed in Barton County
The Barton County Health Department reported the first confirmed positive case of coronavirus disease 19 (COVID-19) in Barton County. Testing was confirmed on Monday, March 30 at 11 a.m.
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Possible injury in Pawnee County crash

Kathy R. Tankersley, 53, Larned, was taken to Pawnee Valley Community Hospital in Larned Saturday after a two-vehicle crash in Pawnee County.
Kansas Highway Patrol reports a semitrailer and the car driven by Tankersley were both westbound on K-156 about 10 miles west of Larned at 10:10 a.m. Tankersley was attempting to turn left when the truck driven by John Thomas Shekelton Jr. of New Hampton, Iowa, attempted to pass.
Shelelton was not injured; Tankersley sustained a possible injury and was transported to the hospital by private vehicle.