The Hays Police Department conducted 43 traffic stops and received nine animal calls between Friday morning and Sunday evening, according to the Police Activity Log. Theft: Officers investigated two thefts reported Friday afternoon. The first was reported in the 700 block of Vine Street at 12:23 p.m. The second theft was reported in the 100 […]
The bid for workers compensation insurance for the City of Hays came in 12% higher than the current rate. The city could avoid such a steep increase, however, if the commission agrees to rejoin the Kansas League of Municipalities, which would provide access to the Kansas Municipal Insurance Trust. Commissioner Henry Schwaller says the city […]
The Supreme Court will hear arguments over the Defense of Marriage Act this week. Who should be allowed to get married? We want to read your thoughts in the comment section below.
Thursday night starts the games of the Annual Special Olympics Basketball & Cheerleading Tournament in Hays. You will be able to watch the opening ceremonies live here on HaysPost. Presenting Sponsor, the Kansas State Council of the Knights of Columbus will be featured in the opening ceremonies that are highlighted by the lighting of the […]
For the past eight years, financial adviser Jeff Seibel with Edward Jones in Hays has traveled to Washington D.C. to meet with the state’s Congressional delegation about financial issues. Seibel says the focus is preserving the incentives to save for retirement. Those incentives include tax benefits for IRAs and 401Ks. Seibel says the U.S. is […]
Hazardous Weather Outlook * WINDS… NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH. * RELATIVE HUMIDITY… AS LOW AS 15 PERCENT. * IMPACTS… ANY FIRES THAT ARE IGNITED WILL QUICKLY BECOME OUT OF CONTROL. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS… A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW… OR ARE […]
Kansas has a new Medicaid program. You may have heard of KanCare but may need to know much more. The meetings, originally planned for late February rescheduled due to bad weather. The meetings are planned in Hays today from 1 to 3 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. at Ramada Inn’s Cody conference rooms, 3603 […]
Monday: Sunny, with a high near 54. Breezy, with a northwest wind 13 to 23 mph. Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 24. North northwest wind 6 to 11 mph becoming light and variable in the evening. Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 58. Windy, with a west southwest wind 6 to 11 […]
HAYS, KS – These local students accepted scholarships from Fort Hays State University for the 2013-2014 academic year at a recent Student Recognition Program in Hays. Ellis (67637): Shea Harper, a 2013 Ellis High School graduate, accepted a $700 Fort Hays Bronze Academic Award and a $500 Academic Opportunity Award. She is the daughter of Krista […]
Update: Ellis County Registered Offender Map The registry of offenders is compiled by the Kansas Bureau of Investigation and lists the names, offenses, and addresses of Kansans convicted of certain sexual, violent, and drug crimes. Click on the map for a closer view. The registry includes information about offenders who committed crimes after April 14, […]
A chance for rain will develop by late day as an upper level disturbance moves out of the Rockies and into the plains. The rain may mix with or change over to snow before ending across north central Kansas after midnight. By early Monday morning gusty northwest winds at 20 to 25 mph can be […]
Justice, and a homemade meal, will be served March 23, when local members of Soroptimist International of Hays present their 17th annual dinner theater production, “Big Bad.” Running once only, the production will be Saturday, March 23 beginning at 6:30 p.m. at the TMP-Marian cafeteria, 1701 Hall St., with a homemade spaghetti dinner, including desserts […]
Celebrate Saint Patrick’s Day today at the Hays Public Library. The famous McPherson Bagpipe Band will perform at 2 p.m. in the library’s main floor gallery. The band features 3 bagpipes and 2 drummers. They play Celtic style music. The event is free and open to everyone.