Let Eagle Communications take you to Paw Patrol LIVE in Topeka on Wednesday, Nov. 30. You can win four tickets to the show so everyone in your family can enjoy. You can expect singing, dancing, clapping, and joining in — Paw Patrol needs YOU to be a part of the show! To enter for a chance […]
By Jim McLean Editor’s note: Reporters from the Topeka Capital-Journal and KHI News Service collaborated for a six-month exploration of how the state’s legal system deals with people with mental illness. This is the first in a four-part series. America has a long history of criminalizing mental illness. Well into the 20th century, courts, not clinicians, committed […]
Wanda Pfannenstiel, age 65, of WaKeeney passed away Monday, October 24, 2016 at her home. Schmitt Funeral Home, WaKeeney, is assisting the family with arrangements.
SALINE COUNTY – Law enforcement authorities in Saline County including the State Fire Marshal are investigating suspects in connection with an alleged arson fire. Travis Novak, 23, and Justin Beetch, 24, both of Salina are in custody in connection with the August 4, fire that destroyed thousands of dollars in farm equipment and over 700 […]
Hays, Kansas – Gladys Marie Brungardt, age 81, died Sunday, October 23, 2016, at Hays Medical Center Hays, Kansas. She was born August 20, 1935, in Hays, Kansas to Gerald and Agnes (Wolf) Leiker. She married Vitus Brungardt on August 25, 1977, at Hutchinson, Kansas. He died April 28, 2014. She was a waitress for […]
HARPER COUNTY – A pair of earthquakes shook portions of Kansas early Monday morning. Just after 8:25 a.m., a 3.5 magnitude quake hit approximately 11 miles northeast of Anthony, Kansas, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. A few minutes later at 8:50 a.m., a 2.5 magnitude quake was reported near the same area approximately 10 […]
Herman Henry Fellhoelter Jr. passed away on Friday, October 21, 2016 at his home in Plainville, Kansas at the age of 86. He was born March 29, 1930 in Angelus, Kansas to Herman J. and Odella (Comeau) Fellhoelter, Sr. He graduated from the 8th grade and joined the workforce to help support his family. He […]
(April 5, 1944 – October 22, 2016) Funeral Service: Wednesday, October 26th at 10:00 a.m. at the funeral home in Oberlin with Pastor Gordon Pettibone officiating Visitation: Tuesday from 8 a.m.-8 p.m. and Wednesday after 8 a.m. Burial: Oberlin Cemetery Memorial Fund: Ronald McDougal Memorial Fund
Donna M. Bradley, 90, Hays, died Sunday, October 23, 2016 at the Hays Good Samaritan Society. Funeral arrangements are pending and will be announced by Hays Memorial Chapel Funeral Home.
Jeralyn M. Merritt, 73, of Linn, KS, and formerly of Hays, KS, died October 22, 2016 at the Linn Nursing Home. Visitation will be Monday, October 24, from 4 to 8 p.m. at Ward Funeral Home in Linn. The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. A funeral service will be held at […]
ELLIS COUNTY – Advanced voting begins today in Ellis County and will continue until noon on Nov. 7. Registered voters can vote in advance at the Ellis County Administration Center located at 718 Main, Hays. Office hours are 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. To vote, you must bring your voter I.D. Ellis County Clerk and […]
The Hays Police Department responded to 26 traffic stops and 7 animal calls Fri., Oct. 21, 2016, according to the HPD Activity Log. Suspicious Activity–1500 block Marjorie Dr, Hays; 12 AM; 12:20 AM Suspicious Activity–1900 block Eisenhower Rd, Hays; 1 AM; 1:07 AM Disturbance – General–100 block W 7th St, Hays; 2 AM Assist – […]
Submitted A fundraising quilt show and raffle will be held Sat., Oct. 29, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., in Ellis with proceeds going toward rejuvenation of the Ellis Knights of Columbus Hall, 1013 Washington Street. Admission is five dollars which includes a light luncheon. The raffle quilt, featuring pictures of Ellis past, is being made and donated […]