Thursday, January 17, 2019

Local drivers needed on the American Cancer Society “Road to Recovery”

At some level, we all have been impacted by cancer. It creates a desire to fight back against it for our family, our friends,...

Smith County Commissioners – December 31, 2018

The County Commissioners met in a regular session on December 31, 2018 in the County Commissioners’ Room. Present were Commissioners Tom James, Roger Allen...

Beloit man involved in fatal Jefferson County Landfill incident

On Friday, January 4 a truck-tractor-semi trailer was at Hamm's Landfill north of Lawrence in Jefferson County dumping trash. The truck, driven by 29...

Mankato Rural Fire Dept. receives grant award for personal protective equipment

The Mankato Volunteer Fire Department was one of 70 departments in Kansas that were awarded funding through the Kansas Firefighter Recruitment and Safety Grant...

KDOT announces approved December bids for NW Kansas projects

The Kansas Department of Transportation announces approved bids for state highway construction and maintenance projects in Kansas. The letting took place Dec. 12 in...