Severe Thunderstorm Watch in Effect for Lincoln, Russell and Ottawa Counties

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 192 IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1100 PM CDT FOR THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS KANSAS COUNTIES INCLUDED ARE: CHEYENNE CLOUD DECATUR ELLIS FINNEY FORD GOVE GRAHAM GRANT GRAY GREELEY HAMILTON HASKELL HODGEMAN JEWELL KEARNY LANE LINCOLN LOGAN MEADE MITCHELL MORTON NESS NORTON OSBORNE OTTAWA PHILLIPS RAWLINS REPUBLIC ROOKS RUSH RUSSELL SCOTT SEWARD SHERIDAN SHERMAN […]

Governor Colyer Orders Flags to be Flown at Half-staff in Honor of Fallen Deputies

TOPEKA – In accordance with Executive Order 10-12, Kansas Governor Jeff Colyer has ordered flags to be flown at half-staff state-wide from sun-up until sun-down on Thursday, June 21, 2018 in honor of Wyandotte County Sheriff’s Deputies Theresa “TK” King and Patrick Rohrer who were killed in the line of duty last week. “These two […]

City of McPherson Now Accepting Housing Rehabilitation Applications

MCPHERSON – The City of McPherson is currently accepting applications for a housing rehabilitation project designed to benefit low- to moderate-income families. The project utilizes a $300,000 federal grant designated for specific home improvements. This is the second grant awarded to the City through the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program. The 2016 grant resulted […]

United Way 2-1-1 of Kansas Service Launches Texting Option to Help Connect More People to Needed Human Services

SALINA – “Who you gonna call?” is now also “Who you gonna text?” when you want to find, emergency shelter, food assistance, rent assistance, elder care, youth programming, and much more. United Way has launched a new texting option for its 2-1-1 information line for people looking for help in Kansas. United Way 2-1-1 of […]

Concordia Police Officer Killed in Ottawa County Motorcycle Crash, Salina Man Charged With Murder

OTTAWA COUNTY – Authorities say an off-duty Concordia police officer was killed in a motorcycle crash in Ottawa County Monday afternoon caused by a pedestrian that is now facing second-degree murder charges in connection with the incident. According to the Kansas Highway Patrol, Marc Alan Henry, 48, was riding his 2005 Harley Davidson FLH series […]

KSU Polytechnic Campus Adds Graduate Certificate in UAS Information Assurance to Online Offerings

SALINA – Kansas State University Polytechnic Campus is expanding its program options with a new offering for individuals interested in cyber-security of unmanned aircraft systems. A graduate certificate in unmanned aircraft systems information assurance is being launched in fall 2018. The certificate provides working professionals and graduate students an educational foundation in an industry important […]