Category: Salina News

Salina Police Issue Statement Regarding Dumpster Rummaging at Salvation Army

SALINA – The Salina Police Department issued a statement Friday morning regarding dumpster rummaging at the Salvation Army Thrift Store. According to a media release, the Department has received numerous complaints about clothing and other donated items at the Salvation Army Thrift Store, 157 S. 5th, being stolen and/or strewn about the area. The donated […]

Smoky Hill River Renewal Project Survey Results Now Available Online

SALINA – Survey results from the design charrette held September 26–28, for the area of the Smoky Hill River Renewal Project from north of Iron Avenue (North Channel and Founders Park) and south of the YMCA (South Channel), have been published online at www.salina-ks.gov/riverrenewal. The survey, which was completed by 305 individuals, asked for preferences […]

Fifth Arrest Made from December Most Wanted List

Another arrest has been made from the December Salina’s Most Wanted List. According to the Saline County Sheriff’s Office, Jacob Phillips is now in custody. Phillips, 21, was being sought on arrest warrants for probation violation for possession of methamphetamine and possession of marijuana. His arrest information was not immediately available. This brings the total […]

Red Flag Warning in Effect Through Monday Evening

RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 6 PM CST THIS EVENING FOR EXTREME GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONES 032…033…047…048…049…050…051 AND 067… Effecting the counties of Russell, Lincoln, Barton, Ellsworth, Saline, Rice, McPherson and Reno. The National Weather Service in Wichita has issued a Red Flag Warning for extreme […]

Cold Front to Bring Gusty Winds, Fire Danger Monday; Much Cooler Temperatures Tuesday

A strong cold front will move through the region Monday, with gusty southwesterly winds ahead of the front, and stronger northwest winds behind the front in central Kansas. Strong and gusty northwest winds behind a cold front will result in very high to possibly extreme grassland fire danger on Monday across central Kansas. Meanwhile, isolated […]

Wind Advisories in Effect for Monday

WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 6 PM CST MONDAY… Russell, Lincoln, Barton, Ellsworth, Saline, Rice, McPherson and Reno Counties Including the cities of Russell, Lincoln, Sylvan Grove, Great Bend, Ellsworth, Wilson, Salina, Lyons, Sterling, McPherson, and Hutchinson The National Weather Service in Wichita has issued a Wind Advisory, which is in effect […]