Kenwood Cove Aquatic Center Will Not Open for 2020 Summer

SALINA – Salina’s Kenwood Cove will not open in 2020 due to concerns over the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. On Monday, Salina City Commissioners decided to suspend the opening of the Kenwood Cove Aquatic Center for the 2020 Summer. Salina Parks and Recreation Director Chris Cotten discussed several different alternative options to have Kenwood Cove partially … Read more

All Kansas Schools Recommended to Close for One Week

TOPEKA – Kansas officials are recommending schools close for one week due to concerns surrounding COVID-19. Gov. Laura Kelly announced the Kansas Department of Education made the decision to pause the schools year for one week, but emphasized the decision is up to the district. She suspects all schools will take the recommendation seriously. Many … Read more

Mayor Mike Hoppock had a great start to his day, as he was invited to be a special guest at Meadowlark Elementary School…

Mayor Mike Hoppock had a great start to his day, as he was invited to be a special guest at Meadowlark Elementary School for Government Month! Mayor Hoppock helped students better understand how measures are passed by holding a mock commission meeting that involved five students voting on whether or not they would have pizza … Read more

Mayor Mike Hoppock had a great start to his day, as he was invited to be a special guest at Meadowlark Ridge Elementary …

Mayor Mike Hoppock had a great start to his day, as he was invited to be a special guest at Meadowlark Ridge Elementary School for Government Month! Mayor Hoppock helped students better understand how measures are passed by holding a mock commission meeting that involved five students voting on whether or not they would have … Read more

Interested citizens are invited to attend the next meeting of the 2020 Census – Complete Count Committee. The Complete C…

Interested citizens are invited to attend the next meeting of the 2020 Census – Complete Count Committee. The Complete Count Committee (CCC) is a volunteer committee established by the local governing body (City Commission) charged with developing and implementing a plan of action to inform and engage the public about the 2020 Census in order … Read more

Among the many exciting arts and cultural events on First Friday, February 7, Salina Arts & Humanities will facilitate t…

Among the many exciting arts and cultural events on First Friday, February 7, Salina Arts & Humanities will facilitate two visiting artist performances at the Salina Art Center (150 S. Santa Fe Ave.). The performances will complement current SAC exhibitions “Shattering the Void” and “Mother Tongue.” Between 5:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. on Friday, February … Read more

Today, Vice-Mayor Melissa Hodges visited Mrs. Hill’s 3rd grade class at Heusner Elementary School to celebrate #WorldRea…

Today, Vice-Mayor Melissa Hodges visited Mrs. Hill’s 3rd grade class at Heusner Elementary School to celebrate #WorldReadAloudDay! Vice-Mayor Hodges read a book to the students and also talked with them about local government. The students are currently learning about government and enjoyed her visit very much! #HeusnerPride #USD305 #LocalGovernment #Salina Source

The City of Salina seeks public feedback about City boards, commissions and committees through a new online survey. The …

The City of Salina seeks public feedback about City boards, commissions and committees through a new online survey. The six question survey asks questions about participation and communication preferences pertaining to vacancies. Individuals who would like to complete the survey should visithttps://www.surveymonkey.com/r/3BRCP9C, and select the link located within the Featured Items section. The survey will … Read more

First Friday Night Live programming for February 7, 2020 is scheduled as follows. Events are listed chronologically, to …

First Friday Night Live programming for February 7, 2020 is scheduled as follows. Events are listed chronologically, to encourage patrons to visit as many locations as possible. For more details, please contact specific event organizers or hosts. William Counter | Exhibition 11:00 am – 9:00 pm | Salina Country Club | 2101 E Country Club … Read more

To commemorate National Fair Housing Month and the 52nd Anniversary of the Fair Housing Act, the City of Salina Communit…

To commemorate National Fair Housing Month and the 52nd Anniversary of the Fair Housing Act, the City of Salina Community Relations Division will hold their Annual Fair Housing Seminar Friday, March 27 from 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. at Tony’s Pizza Events Center, 800 The Midway. The purpose of the seminar is to educate tenants, landlords, property … Read more