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The Hays Fire Department will be inspecting fire hydrants and flushing water mains on April 1 at Canterbury Drive to Commerce between 22nd to 27th streets. This is part of a coordinated effort by the city of Hays to inspect all fire hydrants in the city and flush all water mains annually. Inspecting fire hydrants […]
WASHINGTON – On April 8 and 9, Congressman Tim Huelskamp, R-Kan., will host six town halls in Kansas’s Big First district. The schedule is: April 8th What: Lincoln County Town Hall (#278) When: Wednesday, April 8th, 9:30 a.m. Where: Sunrise Café, 109 W. Lincoln Ave, Lincoln What: Ottawa County Town Hall (#279) When: Wednesday, April […]
Warm temperatures in the upper 80s are expected Wednesday along with a chance for thunderstorms in the afternoon. Today Sunny, with a high near 80. North wind 6 to 13 mph becoming south southeast in the afternoon. Tonight Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. South wind 10 to 13 mph. Wednesday A 30 percent […]
March 27 Motor Vehicle Accident, 4100 Hall St, 2:30 a.m. Criminal Transport, Wakeeney, 7:02 a.m. Criminal Transport, Stockton, 7:08 a.m. Criminal Transport, Dodge City, 8:19 a.m. Criminal Transport, Stockton, 9:27 a.m. Civil Transport, Russell/Ellis County Line, 10:28 a.m. Motor Vehicle Accident, 900 block 210th Ave, 1:00 a.m. Criminal Transport, Wakeeney, 2:11 p.m. Civil Transport, Larned, […]
Hays Public Library – Wednesday, April 1, 2015 · 1205 Main Street Hays, KS · 6:00pm-7:00pm · Children’s Department · Bunny Story time, Easter Egg Hunt, and a special visit from the Easter Bunny · For more information call 785-625-5916 Kiwanis Annual Easter Egg Hunt- Saturday, April 4, 2015 · FHSU Memorial Union · 600 […]
From the Kansas Highway Patrol OAKLEY — On March 29 at approximately 6:59 p.m., a Kansas Highway Patrol trooper performed a traffic stop on a Ford Windstar minivan with Oklahoma tags on U.S. 40 highway, in front of Mittens Truck Stop at Oakley, for speeding. While being placed under arrest for a felony warrant, the […]
By KARI BLURTON Hays Post Thanks to a partnership between Dillons Food Stores, Wichita-based KAKE-TV and Ellis County Emergency Management, residents can receive free severe weather prep from 3 to 7 p.m. Tuesday in the parking lot of Dillons, 1902 Vine. Longtime KAKE meteorologist Jay Prater will answer questions and program weather radios while staff […]
TMP-Marian Both the Thomas More Prep-Marian high school and junior high school teams marked “first ever” accomplishments at the Kansas Scholastic Chess Association (KSCA) state tournament held this month at Wichita’s North High School. For the first time ever, TMP-Marian has achieved state champion status, claiming the first place plaque in the state’s 4A division. […]
FHSU University Relations About 1,500 high school students from 60 schools will display their art in Fort Hays State University’s 41st annual High School Art Exhibition from 10 a.m. to noon on Wednesday, April 8, in the Gross Memorial Coliseum Arena. Admission is free. The Department of Art and Design will host the event.
One person was injured in an accident just after 10:30 a.m. on Monday in Ellis County. The Kansas Highway Patrol reported a 2011 Dodge Ram truck driven by Mark D. Brackney, 48, Hays, was northbound on Commerce Parkway at Interstate 70. A 2005 Hyundai Elantra driven by Samuel S. Long, 24, Roanoke, Va., stopped at […]
The American Democracy Project and the Center for Civic Leadership will be screening “Inequality for All,” featuring for U.S. Labor Secretary Robert Reich, at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at Fort Hays State University’s Memorial Union in the Stouffer Lounge. A discussion follows at 8 p.m. Click HERE for more from Tiger Media Network.
Every now and again, a little phrase mesmerizes lawmakers. This year, that phrase appears to be “consultant study on efficiency in government.” The idea: Kansas is probably spending money on programs or assigning similar duties to different agencies or requiring certain reports or fees or something just because, well, that’s how we’ve always done it […]
The Hays Police Department responded to 7 animal calls and 15 traffic stops Friday, March 27, 2015, according to the HPD Activity Log. Disturbance – Noise–300 block E 7th St, Hays; 12:08 AM Probation/Parole Violation–200 block E 14th St, Hays; 1:54 AM Driving Under the Influence–7th and Ash, Hays; 2:04 AM Aggravated Battery–3600 block Vine […]