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Hays chamber hosts Eggs & Issues legislative forums »


HAYS AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE The Hays Area Chamber of Commerce will host the first of three Eggs & Issues Legislative Forums on Saturday, February 7 at 8 a.m. at the Ellis County Administrative Center, 718 Main, in the basement conference room. Sponsored by AT&T and Midwest Energy Inc., these forums are a series of […]

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The Forum: Jerry Michaud, DSNWK President »

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NCK Tech announces Dean’s Honor Roll for fall semester »

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NCK Tech is pleased to announce the Dean’s Honor Roll list for the Fall 2014 semester. To qualify for the honor roll, students must achieve a 3.5 – 4.0 GPA. The students, their program of study and hometowns are as follows: Belleville Robin Ward- Practical Nursing Beloit Breanna Sicard – Practical Nursing John Haist – […]

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Cold, rainy, with possible snow Saturday »


Today and tonight will be cloudy and colder with a chance of rain during the day turning to light snow overnight as a cold front moves through. High temperatures will be in the lower 40s while overnight lows will be in the lower 20s. Less than one inch of snow is expected. Sunday will be […]

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BOOK REVIEW: The Martian by Andy Weir »


“The Martian” by Andy Weir Six days ago, astronaut Mark Watney became one of the first men to walk on the surface of Mars. Now, he’s sure he’ll be the first man to die there. But Mark isn’t ready to give up yet. Drawing on his ingenuity, his engineering skills–and a relentless, dogged refusal to […]

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Ellis council to tour city facilities Saturday afternoon »

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City of Ellis ELLIS–The Ellis City Council will meet for a Work Session Saturday, January 31, at 1:00 p.m. for a physical tour of city facilities. Council will gather at City Hall at 1:00 p.m. to start the facility tour at the Municipal Building, then proceed around town ending back at the Fire Department in […]

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Area High School Scoreboard for 1/30 »

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BOYS SCORES Area Scores Western Athletic Conference Hays 60, Dodge City 53 Manhattan 47, Great Bend 36 Mid-Continent Abilene 67, Hays-TMP-Marian 59 Ellis 68, Plainville 62 Hill City 73, Trego 46 Phillipsburg 61, Oakley 57 Stockton 64, Smith Center 56 Central Prairie League Ellinwood 63, Palco 24 Pratt 72, Macksville 39 Victoria 65, LaCrosse 38 […]

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Hays Post News »

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Kansas man hospitalized after semis collide in Rush Co. »


OTIS – A Kansas man was injured in an accident just before 11 a.m. on Friday in Rush County. The Kansas Highway Patrol reported a 1997 Kenworth Semi driven by Kenneth Roach, 75, Great Bend, was southbound on 390th Avenue five miles south of Otis. The truck came to a stop on a bridge attempting […]

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City animal licenses help Fido and Fluffy find home (VIDEO) »


By BECKY KISER Hays Post Pets sometime get lost and wearing a city of Hays pet license makes it easier for Fido to get home in time for dinner. Annual pet licenses are $5 for neutered or spayed cats and dogs; $25 if the pets are not altered. Even if your pet is micro-chipped, the information that is […]

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INSIGHT KANSAS: The Myth of the Monolith »

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Arthur C. Clarke’s sci-fi epic “2001: A Space Odyssey” features an obsidian monolith, a single unified entity that brings change in its wake. The word monolith has been overused in Kansas lately, especially related to Sam Brownback’s takeover of state government since 2010. Last week, we saw the first cracks in monolithic government and that […]

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Dreiling/Schmidt radiation oncology receives accreditation »

HaysMed Dreiling/Schmidt Cancer Institute Radiation Oncology Staff

Hays Medical Center The Radiation Oncology department at HaysMed’s Dreiling/Schmidt Cancer Institute recently received accreditation for its radiation oncology program from the American College of Radiation Oncology. The three-year accreditation, beginning in April, was granted after a rigorous survey by ACRO, which involved a review of the facility and equipment, staffing, processes, patients’ charts and […]

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Provost candidate with Kan. roots focuses on growth, accessibility »

Dr. John Ronnau

By NICK BUDD Hays Post Dr. John Ronnau is a Kansas guy. After he was raised on a hog farm in St. Marys, Ronnau earned his political science degree from Kansas State and also has a graduate and doctorate degree in social work from the University of Kansas. Before starting a career in higher education, […]

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