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Sunday Weather »

Additional light to perhaps moderate snow will be possible Tonight into Sunday Morning, with up to an inch or 2 of additional accumulation possible. Light freezing drizzle is possible over South Central and Southeast kansas, mainly closer to the Oklahoma border. Roads will be snow-covered and slick for motorists.

Sunday Snow likely, mainly before 10am. Cloudy, with a high near 33. Light and variable wind becoming north 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible. Sunday Night Cloudy, with a low around 19. North northeast wind 5 to 8 mph becoming […]

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Cancellations & Postponements »

Carquest Weather Cancellations

To report a cancellation or postponement.  Please call 620-792-3647.  If no answer, please leave a message.  We will update this list as new information is available. February 28th CANCELLATIONS: Otis-Bison SADD Variety Show: Postponed until March 28th Olmitz Knighs of Columbus: Award Night postponed    

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Area basketball Sub-State Schedule »


Area basketball Sub-State Schedule MONDAY 3A Beloit Sub State – Girls Hoisington (7-13) @ Phillipsburg (11-9) 7pm Ellsworth (5-15) @ Minneapolis (13-7) 7pm Norton (10-11) @ Russell (10-10) 6pm 3A Hesston Sub State – Girls Hillsboro (8-12) @ Sterling (16-4) 7pm Marion (6-14) @ Lyons (17-3) 7pm 2A Central Plains Sub-State – Boys Smith Center […]

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Barton Nursing Partnership with St. Rose Health Center Continues to thrive »


February 25, 2015 Story and Photo by Joe Vinduska Nothing can prepare a student for a career like hands-on experience with real-world equipment.  Barton’s Nursing, Adult Healthcare and Pharmacy Technician programs will all have more opportunities for continued real-world scenarios with the help of a recent, sizable donation of about $140,000 worth of equipment from […]

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Monday Barton County Commission Meeting Agenda »

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BOARD OF BARTON COUNTY COMMISSIONERS Agenda Meeting Monday, March 2, 2015 — 9:00 a.m. Until Close I. OPENING BUSINESS: A. Call Meeting to Order. B. Recitation of the Pledge of Allegiance. C. Consider Approval of the Agenda. D. Minutes of the February 23, 2015, Regular Meeting will not be approved. E. Any citizen wishing to […]

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Pratt woman hospitalized after truck rolls »


STAFFORD – A woman from Pratt was injured in an accident just before 2 p.m. on Friday in Stafford County. The Kansas Highway Patrol reported a 2008 Chevy Silverado driven by Brenda C. Hill, 52, was eastbound in the 500 block of South East 60th Street six miles south and two miles west of Stafford […]

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Barton Community College Foundation to raise money for scholarships and acedemic enhancements »

Gary and Anna Burke

Story by Joe Vinduska Photo by Brandon Steinert The Barton Community College Foundation will kick off its Annual Academic Enrichment Fund Campaign titled “Changing Lives – One Gift at a Time” on March 1.  Lifelong area residents and supporters of the college Gary and Anna Burke will serve as honorary co-chairs for the month-long fundraising […]

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After Hours Cancellations Procedures »

Carquest Weather Cancellations

Due to the weekend weather forecast, Eagle Radio and Great Bend Post would like to inform the public about our after hours cancellations procedures. Please call any and all cancellations or postponements in to Eagle Radio at 620-792-3647.  If no one is here to take your call, please leave a detailed message as to your […]

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Cop Shop (2/26) »


Barton County Sheriff’s Office Service Log (2/26) Unknown Medical At 6:24 p.m. Paul at 245 NE 30 Road reported a teacher told him a male student was throwing up and cannot stop throwing up, possible food poisoning. They are in the science building. Non Injury Accident At 10:51 p.m. Scott St. Clair at NE K-156 […]

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