HPD Activity Log July 28

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The Hays Police Department responded to 5 animal calls and 5 traffic stops Tuesday, July 28, 2015, according to the HPD Activity Log. Water Use Violation–1000 block Downing Ave, Hays; 1:10 PM Lost Animals ONLY–2700 block Epworth St, Hays; 1:27 PM Water Use Violation–2900 block Barclay Dr, Hays; 2:35 PM Civil Dispute–1000 Reservation Road, Hays; […]

Threat of robbery at Hays bank under investigation

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At 9:34 a.m. Wednesday, the Hays Police Department received an anonymous phone call from a male informing the department that a Hays Sunflower Bank branch, 4720 Roth Ave., was going to be robbed by two males. Officers responded to the call to secure the bank and the area according to Don Scheibler, chief of police […]

New bar in Hays promises to be something different

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By JAMES BELL Hays Post While there are many bar options when it comes to Hays, On the Rocks, 507 W. 7th, isn’t trying to compete with existing bars – it’s trying to be different in almost every way. The bar has been open for over a month and the grill has been open over […]

CASA of the High Plains gets ‘socked’ with donations


CASA of the High Plains Inc. recently received 60 pairs of children’s socks from Bombas, a sock company with a philanthropic mission. These socks will be given to children in the community who are in need. “When children are removed from their homes, they often lose their clothes, especially socks. So, this was a great […]

Partly sunny, cooler Wednesday

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Scattered thunderstorms will be possible today, mainly across southern portions of the forecast area. Otherwise expect mostly cloudy skies south and partly cloudy skies north. Near normal temperatures are expected today through at least the first part of next week. TodayPartly sunny, with a high near 85. North northeast wind 8 to 13 mph becoming […]

Fort Hays State grad named to statewide position in Alaska

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A Fort Hays State University graduate and city manager of Nome, Alaska, has been named to a statewide position. According to Alaska Public Media, Josephine Bahnke, who earned her undergraduate degree in political science from FHSU, has been named director of the state’s Division of Elections. She has served as Nome city manager since 2008. […]