“Life is what happens when you’re busy making other plans.” – A lot of people, including John Lennon. I have found the above statement to be pristinely true. Whether it’s planning for your next job, planning the future of your relationship or even planning to catch a movie, “Life” is the stuff that happens between […]
Having grown up in Ohio, a state seemingly filled with deer in every nook and cranny, I always took for granted that deer and deer hunting seasons had always existed. I have since learned that is not the case, but in fact modern deer hunting seasons in many states are relatively young and are tributes […]
FHSU University Relations and Marketing Angie Babbit, communications director for Monarch Watch, a cooperative network of students, teachers, volunteers and researchers dedicated to the study of the Monarch butterfly, will give a presentation at a Fort Hays State University Science Café on Monarch butterflies at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 1, at Gella’s Diner & Lb. […]
A slow warming trend can be expected through the week. Today Snow, mainly before 10am. High near 33. Northwest wind 6 to 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible. Tonight Mostly clear, with a low around 20. West wind around 11 mph. TuesdaySunny, with a […]
Hays Police Department The Hays Police Department will be conducting Special Situation Response Team training Monday, Nov. 30, between the hours of 12:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. at 204 W. 6th St., Hays. Police officers will be training with special tactical equipment. This training is being done with great care and safety. You may see law […]
Ellis County Commission Ellis County commissioners will meet in an executive session tomorrow, Tuesday, Dec. 1, at 8 a.m. in the Ellis County Administrative Center. The purpose of the special meeting concerns non-elected personnel.
FHSU University Relations and Marketing The Science and Mathematics Education Institute at Fort Hays State University invites the Hays community to step back in time by attending the Plymouth Schoolhouse Open House from 3:30 to 5 p.m., on Monday, Nov. 30. Ann Noble, Kansas Academy of Mathematics and Science program specialist, said most people don’t […]
Submitted by State Rep. Travis Couture-Lovelady, R-Palco Advancing our constitutional right to keep and bear arms has been a focal point of my time as a member of the Kansas House of Representatives. From serving as Vice Chairman of the Federal & State Affairs committee to carrying the bill on the House Floor that gave […]
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KDWPT GREAT BEND–Join the staff of the Kansas Wetlands Education Center (KWEC), 592 NE K-156, Great Bend, in celebrating the Christmas season with a Holiday Open House on Sat., Dec. 5, 10 a.m.-noon. While the kids decorate gingerbread birdhouses and make bird feeders, adults can take advantage of specials in the gift shop, enter a […]
TREGO COUNTY – One person was injured in an accident just after 8a.m. on Sunday in Trego County. The Kansas Highway Patrol reported a 2006 Chevy Uplander driven by James R. Barnett, 72, Yukon, OK., was eastbound on Interstate 70 just west of Ellis. The vehicle crossed the white fog line, entered the ditch sideways […]
Stay active Simply walking for 15-20 minutes every day can help maintain muscle tone, keep joints working properly, and break up long periods of inactivity. Take advantage of your favorite gym or go walk in the mall. Traveling during the winter and holidays creates long periods of static sitting. Maintain proper posture while sitting and […]
From 4 to 7 p.m. Dec. 12, Santa will be making a special stop at the Hays Regional Airport to visit with area children. Because the forecast isn’t looking so good for snow, he has called on his personal pilot to help him make it to his appointments for that day. One of Santa’s special […]