The fall season is a great time to plant trees, and shrubs as well. During the spring, soils are cold and may be so wet that low oxygen levels inhibit root growth. The warm and moist soils normally associated with fall encourage root growth. Fall root growth means the tree or shrub becomes established months […]
KDWPT PRATT – In just a matter of days, ink will be drying on freshly-printed copies of Kansas’ 2018 Upland Bird Hunting Forecast, but if you can’t wait any longer, there’s an electronic version to tide you over. Bird hunters can download a PDF version of this year’s forecast at ksoutdoors.com. How To Download the “2018 […]
Western Athletic Conference Hays (1-2) 28 Garden City (0-3) 35 Dodge City (2-1) 15 Great Bend (2-1) 35 Liberal (1-2) 8 Wichita Southeast (2-0) 14 Mid-Continent League Smith Center (2-1) 21 Plainville (2-1) 10 Central Plains League Ellis (0-3) 44 LaCrosse (2-1) 34 Great West Activities Conference Oakley (2-1) 22 Goodland (0-3) 0 Ulysses (2-1) […]
OFFICE OF SEN. MORAN WASHINGTON– U.S. Senator Jerry Moran (R-Kan.), along with U.S. Senators Todd Young (R-Ind.) and Jim Inhofe (R-Okla.), introduced the Developing Responsible Individuals for a Vibrant Economy (DRIVE-Safe) Act, S. 3352, to address the driver shortage in the trucking and logistics industry, and enhance safety training and job opportunities for young truckers. The apprenticeship program established […]
FHSU University Relations Six alumni of Fort Hays State University will be honored at the Alumni Awards and Recognition Banquet Friday, Sept. 28, during Homecoming celebrations. Three honorees will receive the Alumni Achievement Award, the association’s highest honor, established in 1959 to recognize graduates who have made outstanding and unselfish contributions in service to their […]
Thea Ladell Boeckner of Hays, Kansas, age 63, died Wednesday, September 19, 2018 at Hays Medical Center, Hays, Kansas. She was born January 11, 1955, in Hays, Kansas, to Dean and Marjorie (Loreg) Boeckner. She worked for DSNWK for a number of years and was manager of New Age Services. She was a 1973 graduate […]
Traditionally referred to as “mainline,” many traditional, Protestant churches including Lutheran, Presbyterian, and Methodist are under great stress. Some older Catholic congregations are struggling, too. Many of these congregations are aging, with a startlingly high percentage of members (and pledgers) over 80 years old. Some have already closed their doors. More will soon join them, […]
Sat., September 29, 9 a.m. Hays Medical Center Fitness Trail Take a step toward better health and join the University of Kansas Health System’s FREE and FUN walking program.
September 16, 1941 ~ September 21, 2018 Services are pending with Bateman Funeral Home, Goodland.
July 20, 1955 ~ September 20, 2018 Donations may be made to Multiple Sclerosis Foundation and may be sent to Koons-Russell Funeral Home, 211 N. Main Ave., Goodland KS 67735. Services are pending.
Tevin Jordan “TJ” Freel, 26, passed away on September 19, 2018 at his home in Ness City, Kansas. He was born on April 21, 1992 in Dodge City, Kansas the son of Kevin and Justina Cordova Freel. He was the manager of the car wash in Ness City. He was the “Grillmaster” of the family. […]
At 3:05 p.m. Thursday, city of Hays emergency dispatchers were notified of a structure fire at 2212 E 15th. The Hays Fire Department, assisted by Ellis County Fire Department Company 5, Hays Police Department and Ellis County EMS, was immediately dispatched. Arriving firefighters found the house fully engulfed in flames. Fire crews placed three hose […]
Racing action returns to Rolling Plains Motor Speedway, Hays, Saturday, September 22nd for Northwest Kansas Toys for Tots night with special guest, Mrs. Kansas 2018 Anissa Pfeifer. The night will be full of excitement as it’s also Championship night as the speedway will crown the 5 IMCA class champions plus the Crazy Cruisers champions. General […]