Ellis County Sheriff’s activity log, Sept. 1

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August 31 Motor Vehicle Accident, Ellis County, 5:33 p.m. September 1 Criminal Transport, Hill City, 5:52 a.m. Drug Offenses, 3000 block New Way, 6:47 a.m. Criminal Transport, Russell, 6:55 a.m. Criminal Transport, Wakeeney, 6:56 a.m. Warrant Service, 100 block West 12th, 8:50 a.m. Warrant Service, 3000 block New Way, 9:38 a.m. Criminal Transport, Graham County, […]

NW Kan. lactation clinic to provide education, support for mothers of newborns

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By JAMES BELL Hays Post QUINTER — On Tuesday, the Gove County Medial Center in Quinter officially opened its new lactation clinic to a crowd of about 50 people, including breastfeeding advocates from the Northwest Kansas Breastfeeding Coalition. “The lactation clinic will provide education and support for infants and breastfeeding mothers including nutritional information, physical […]

Charitable causes announce collaboration for Nov. 21 events

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Hays Area Children’s Center In the true spirit of holiday giving, two charitable causes are pleased to announce they will be combining fundraising efforts. On Saturday, Nov. 21, Hays will play host to both The Emerald Ball, a premier gala for Parkinson’s disease awareness, as well as Bright Lights for Little Tykes holiday auction, a […]

Sewer line repair will limit parking on Main Street

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Beginning Wednesday, there will be no parking allowed on either side of the street on Main Street between Sixth and Seventh streets due to repairs to the sewer line. Cones will be set up to reroute traffic around the construction site. The work should be completed by Friday, Sept. 11. For more information, call the […]

Wednesday the first of six early release days for USD 489

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Hays USD 489 USD 489 will have six early release days for the 2015-2016 school year that will allow teachers to have time for collaboration and professional development. Lunch will be served to students on these days. Students will be dismissed at 1 p.m. on early release days. The following are the scheduled early release […]

HPD Activity Log Sept. 1

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The Hays Police Department responded to 9 traffic stops and 7 animal calls Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2015, according to the HPD Activity Log. Mental Health Call–500 block W 36th St, Hays; 1:26 AM; Burglary/vehicle–600 block E 6th St, Hays; 8/31 10:18 PM; 10:20 PM Criminal Damage to Property–200 block E 6th St, Hays; 8/31 10 […]

City of Hays alters trash collection for Labor Day weekend

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Due to the observance of the Labor Day holiday on Monday, the city of Hays refuse/recycling route collection schedules will be altered as follows: • Monday and Tuesday routes will be collected on Tuesday. • There will be no changes to Wednesday, Thursday or Friday routes. Customers with questions should call (785) 628-7357. It is anticipated […]

Hot, breezy Wednesday

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  Take todays weather and multiply by 5 days. Sounds like a broken record. Wednesday Sunny, with a high near 99. South wind 8 to 18 mph. Wednesday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Breezy, with a south wind 14 to 22 mph. ThursdayMostly sunny, with a high near 96. Breezy, with a […]

Ellis County Sheriff’s activity log, Aug. 31

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August 31 Criminal Transport, Wakeeney, 6:53 a.m. Criminal Transport, El Dorado, 6:58 a.m. Motor Vehicle Accident, 2100 block 130th Avenue, 8:45 a.m. Found or Lost Property, 1800 block Munjor Road, 10:52 a.m. Criminal Transport, Dodge City, 12:42 p.m. Criminal Transport, Wakeeney, 1:18 p.m. Criminal Transport, Wakeeney, 5:41 p.m. Civil Dispute, 1500 block West 27th, 7:35 […]

2 Russell residents arrested after Interstate traffic stop

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SALINA – Law enforcement authorities arrested two Russell residents on drug charges Monday night. Saline County Sheriff Glen Kochanowski said a deputy pulled a 2003 Dodge Stratus over around 11 p.m. near the Interstate 135 junction with Interstate 70 after the driver kept changing lanes. During the stop, the Sheriff’s K-9 indicated there might be […]