Pod One at Barkley Park to be Closed Periodically During Installation of Shade Structures

SALINA – Shade structures are currently being installed at Barkley Park, 1801 Markley Road. According to City of Salina officials, pod one of the dog park will be closed periodically through next week while the installation process is completed. For information about Barkley Park, visit www.salinaanimalservices.com/barkley-park or call 785-309-5765.

Three Prominent Salina Business Persons Selected for 2018 Salina Business Hall of Fame

SALINA – Three prominent Salina business persons have been selected to be inducted into the 2018 class of the Salina Business Hall of Fame. They are: Milton Stiefel, former owner of Stiefel Department Store (Historic Category, 1926-1975) Mel and Marge Bergkamp, founders of Bergkamp, Inc.(Contemporary Category 1976-present) The induction ceremony will be held Wednesday, October […]

McPherson Museum Joins Smithsonian Day

MCPHERSON – On Saturday, September 22, the McPherson Museum will open its doors free of charge to all Museum Day ticket holders as part of Smithsonian magazine’s 14th annual Museum Day, a national celebration of boundless curiosity in which participating museums emulate the free admission policy at the Smithsonian Institution’s Washington DC-based museums. Museum Day […]

Abilene Memorial Health System Volunteer Corps Earns Gold Award for 26th Consecutive Year

ABILENE – The Memorial Health System (MHS) Volunteer Corps was awarded the Gold Award of Excellence for the twenty-sixth consecutive year at the annual joint luncheon for Kansas Hospital Association (KHA) and Hospital Auxiliaries of Kansas (HAK) in September. The Corps must complete 17 requirements to be eligible for the award each year. The goals […]

Dickinson County Roofer Temporarily Banned from Doing Business in Kansas

TOPEKA – A Dickinson County roofer has been temporarily banned by court order from doing business in Kansas while a lawsuit alleging violations of consumer protection laws is pending, Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt said today. Glenn Decker, of Enterprise, who does business as Decker Construction, is temporarily banned from doing business in Kansas. District Judge […]

Kansas Governor Orders Flags Flown at Half-staff in Honor of Slain Sheriff’s Deputy

TOPEKA – In accordance with Executive Order 10-12, Governor Jeff Colyer has ordered flags in Sedgwick County to be flown at half-staff beginning immediately at the request of Sedgwick County officials, until sundown tomorrow, September 18, in honor of Sedgwick County Sheriff’s Deputy Robert Kunze, who was killed in line of duty on Sunday. In […]