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1A State Volleyball Court A (Watch LIVE) »

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1A Division II 10:00am    Fowler vs Logan (Semi-Final) 11:30am     Fowler/Logan vs Axtell/Wallace County (Championship) 1A Division I 2:00pm      Goessel vs Hoxie (Semi-Final) 3:30pm      Goessel/Hoxie vs Centralia/Waverly (Championship)

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1A State Volleyball Court B (Watch LIVE) »

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1A Division II 10:00am    Axtell vs Wallace County (Semi-Final) 11:30am    Axtell/Wallace County vs Fowler/Logan (Consolation) 1A Division I 2:00pm    Centralia vs Waverly (Semi-Final) 3:30pm    Centralia/Waverly vs Goessel/Hoxie (Consolation)

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First week of alley cleanup completed »

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Hays Public Works Department Day 5 Alley Cleanup is now complete, the weather has been kind and progress has been commendable. The map available on the City’s website shows the progress thus far. Crews will only make one pass through the City and will not return to an area to pick up additional items. As in […]

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FHSU business students honored at fall conference »

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FHSU University Relations Brittany Ballou, a Hastings, Neb., senior at Fort Hays State University, received a $500 scholarship from the Kansas Business Education Association’s Board of Directors at the association’s fall convention. Two FHSU business education alumni were also recognized: Jessica Thompson, Overland Park , as the Rookie Teacher of the Year, and Shanna Zimmerman, […]

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Hays Community Acoustic Jam session Today »


The monthly Hays Community Acoustic Jam session will be held today from 2-4 p.m at the Hays Arts Center Annex, 1010 Main in Downtown Hays. The sessions are held on the first Saturday of each month. The local acoustic jam is a fun place for people of all skill levels to play acoustical instruments (guitars, […]

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Mild and breezy Saturday »


A warming trend can be expected over the weekend period. Southerly winds will increase into the 25 to around 30 mph by the early afternoon today as a trough of low pressure at the surface deepens along the lee of the Rockies. Temperatures are expected to be warmer today with highs reaching into the 50s. […]

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Candy and cockroaches at Sternberg Museum Spooktacular »

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By BECKY KISER Hays Post Trick or treating at the Sternberg Museum of Natural History combines the best of Halloween traditions–candy, costumes (even on some of the exhibit animals), fun, a spooky atmosphere–with a little bit of natural history education lurking around every corner. The annual Spooktacular is a free event sponsored by the museum, […]

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HPD: Drunk drivers can make for scary streets Halloween night »

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By KARI BLURTON Hays Post The Hays Police Department is giving a advice to ensure Halloween night does not become someone’s nightmare. “What is particularly dangerous about this night is that you have a an increase in pedestrian traffic with children out trick-or-treating and an increase in drinking by adults celebrating Halloween, making for a […]

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‘We are going to win,’ Brownback says on Clean Sweep stop in Hays »

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By NICK BUDD Hays Post It seemed fitting that Gov. Sam Brownback began his remarks in Hays on Tuesday with the Royals. The Royals recently took the World Series to a seventh game and, now, Brownback and his Republican colleagues are in their own form of a Game 7 with the election Tuesday. “(The Royals) […]

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Fire diverts I-70 traffic at bypass »


Eastbound traffic on Interstate 70 was being diverted onto the bypass due to a fire as of just before 2 p.m. Friday. Reports from the scene indicate a vehicle fire. Check Hays Post for details of the incident as they become available.

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Hands in the air, KNEA protests at GOP Clean Sweep tour in Hays »

KNEA protest GOP Clean Sweep Tour

By KARI BLURTON Hays Post When the GOP Clean Sweep bus tour rolled into Hays on Thursday morning blaring the hit song “Happy,” it was met with around 30 unhappy protestors from the Kansas National Education Association. The tour bus was carrying Gov. Sam Brownback and several other state Republican candidates to a rally at Thirsty’s Brew Club and […]

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HPD offers tips for a happy and safe Halloween »

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Hays Police Department Halloween is fast approaching, and soon our streets will be full of ghosts and goblins. The Hays Police Department would like to offer the following safety tips for parents, children and drivers, which will help to make Halloween a safe event for all. Adults Welcome trick-or-treaters with your porch lights and any […]

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ECMA schedules annual Thanksgiving Day Feast »

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The Ellis County Ministerial Alliance annual Thanksgiving Day Feast is scheduled to begin at noon Nov. 27 at Rose Garden Banquet Hall, 2350 E. Eighth. Pam Burgardt and the Rose Garden Steak Haus staff have, for the last seven years, provided the meal for the day. Since 2007, a partnership of cooperating Ellis County churches […]

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