Much Needed Rain Coming, Afternoon and Overnight Thunderstorms Expected

Rainfall amounts of 0.50 to 1 inch are possible in the next 24 hours. This rainfall is expected to occur along with some thunderstorms. The best chance for showers and thunderstorms will be this evening and into the early morning hours Monday. Scattered showers and thunderstorms will develop late this afternoon and will continue into […]

Saline County Food Establishment and Lodging Inspections, March 10-16, 2018

Food Establishment and Lodging Inspections conducted in Saline County by the Kansas Department of Agriculture’s Division of Food Safety and Lodging from March 10 through March 16, 2018. Food safety and lodging inspections are unannounced, and inspection results represent only those conditions found in the establishment at the time of the inspection. Disclosure: Please remember […]

KWU Debate & Forensics Brings Home Four National Championships

SALINA – Twenty Christian colleges and universities from across the nation gathered at Azusa Pacific University in Azusa, CA, on March 8–10 to celebrate their Christian heritage and compete in a national debate and individual event competition. Kansas Wesleyan University brought home four national championships from the three-day National Christian College Forensics Invitational (NCCFI). The […]

Governor Declares Drought Emergency, Warnings and Watches for All 105 Kansas Counties

TOPEKA – Today Governor Jeff Colyer, MD issued Drought Declarations for Kansas counties with Executive Order 18-11 at a press conference with Secretary of Agriculture Jackie McClaskey and Kansas Water Office Director Tracy Streeter. The declaration includes all 105 counties either in an emergency, warning or watch status. “The entire State of Kansas has been […]

Kansas State Polytechnic Expands its Small Drone Training to Denver

SALINA – Kansas State University’s Polytechnic Campus is again taking its unmanned aircraft systems, also known as drones, expertise on the road, offering its Part 107 preparation course April 27-29 in the Denver area. The course is designed to prepare professionals for the Federal Aviation Administration’s written exam, which is required for anyone wanting to […]