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Residents displaced after Friday apartment complex fire »


Hays Post HAYS -At 1:42 p.m. Friday, the Hays Fire Department, assisted by the Hays Police Department and Ellis County EMS, was dispatched to a building fire at 328 W. Ninth. First arriving police officers reported smoke in the building and an injured person outside. On arrival, firefighters found an apartment on fire in a […]

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Remodeling progresses at St. Rose’s Medical Office Building »

This Health Facilities Group architectural drawing depicts the new face of St. Rose.

While the recent razing of the ASB Building on Broadway was obvious to any passerby, the extreme makeover next door won’t be apparent for a few months yet. The Medical Office Building (MOB) is being remodeled to house what will be called St. Rose Health Center; the name change from St. Rose Ambulatory & Surgery […]

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Cop Shop (12/18) »


Barton County Sheriff’s Office Service Log (12/18) Non Injury Accident At 7:14 a.m. Josh Keil at NW 210 Road & NW 100 Avenue reported an accident with a deer. Injury Accident At 7:30 a.m. Renea Suppes at 3 NW 90 Road reported a two-vehicle accident. Male complaining of chest pain. Non Injury Accident At 9:48 […]

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Barton County Sheriff’s Booking Activity (12/18) »


BOOKED: Jose Santana of Great Bend on two Great Bend Municipal Court warrants for failure to appear, bond set at $2,000.00 C/S. BOOKED: Baldomer Areniva-Armendariz of Lyons on Great Bend Municipal case for serve sentence. BOOKED: Laura Williams on Rush County hold for other jurisdiction, bond is set at $25,000.00 C/S. BOOKED: Tangi Prewitt on […]

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Kan. inmate charged with rape and sexual battery »


HUTCHINSON, Kan. — A Hutchinson Correctional Facility inmate, being held for crimes in Pawnee and Johnson County, was formally charged on Thursday in connection with a July 2014 attack on a prison contract worker. Steven Stumpner, 28, was charged with rape and aggravated sexual battery. The state alleges he forced a contract worker for the […]

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Indictment: KHP found 26 lbs. of meth hidden in spare tire »


KANSAS CITY, Kan. – A California man was indicted Thursday on a federal charge of transporting approximately 26 pounds of methamphetamine hidden in a spare tire, U.S. Attorney Barry Grissom said. Armondo Medina Gomez, 29, North Hollywood, Calif., is charged with one count of possession with intent to distribute methamphetamine. A criminal complaint filed in […]

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Friday Weather »

Warmer weather returns by Saturday, with highs in the 40s

Friday Areas of fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 43. South southwest wind 5 to 7 mph. Friday Night Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. South southwest wind around 8 mph. Saturday Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. South southwest wind around 8 mph. Saturday Night Mostly cloudy, with […]

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June Jaunt festivities to be featured on Kansas Magazine »

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June Jaunt will be entering its fourth year in 2015. The festival involving cities along K-96 Highway has continued to grow. The weekend affair includes crafts, food, and entertainment. The 4th Annual event will be getting more publicity this year as it will be featured on the cover of the Kansas Magazine in January. Great Bend […]

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American AgCredit officially welcomed into Great Bend community »

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Back on March 6th American AgCredit had a groundbreaking ceremony to kick off construction of the new office in Great Bend at 10th and Patton Road. The new regional building is completely done and operational. Thursday morning, the official ribbon cutting took place where Building Committee member Jerold Harris felt their new location in Great Bend […]

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