The Great Bend Recreation Commission will be hosting a free Stop N Learn program at the Senior Center (2005 Kansas Ave.) titled, “Chronic Pain and Dizziness” on Friday, November 22nd at 1:00 p.m. Chronic pain is personal and the therapists at St. Rose are trained in tailoring the treatment to your needs. A multitude of factors can […]
Tonight A chance of rain and snow before 11pm, then a chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 29. North northeast wind 8 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. Friday Snow likely, mainly before 11am. Cloudy, with a high near 34. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light north northeast in […]
By COLE REIF Great Bend Post With a change from the Kansas Legislature this past session, local governments across the state now have the option of deciding if they want elected officials to take office between Dec. 1 to the second Monday of January following the general election. In the past, elected officials had to wait […]
Tiffany Willinger, 51 of Larned, and Kimberly Willinger, 49 of Larned, appeared Thursday morning before Pawnee County Magistrate Judge Julie Cowell in connection with an ongoing cruelty to animal investigation by the Pawnee County Sheriff’s Department. Mr. Willinger is charged with: (1) Cruelty to Animals done without malicious intent, to wit: shot pit bull puppy […]
By COLE REIF Great Bend Post The sound system at Great Bend Fire Station 1 has become non-reliable with the current system failing. The firefighters can hear the tone come across the speakers for an emergency but are unable to understand the dispatch on the radio. Looking for a replacement, the Great Bend Fire Department […]
By COLE REIF Great Bend Post In 2014, there was talk among the Hoisington City Council to implement a city sales tax in Hoisington to help fund a new pool. At the time, Hoisington was going through another major leak that was difficult to identify and kept the pool closed for half of the summer. […]
Barton County Departments are asked to submit a monthly activity report of statistical information or a summary of services. It will be presented to the Commission as a means of reaching the public and keeping citizens aware of the duties and services completed. (submitted Nov. 18, 2019) Barry McManaman, County Engineer L&M Contractors is […]
Barton County Sheriff’s Office Incident Log (11/20) Convulsions / Seizures At 1:13 a.m. convulsions/seizures were reported at 364 W. K-4 Highway in Hoisington. At 10:50 p.m. convulsions/seizures were reported at 81 SW 10 Avenue.
BOOKED: Jeremy Raybern of Great Bend on Saline County Municipal Court warrant for probation violation x4, no bond. RELEASED: Neal Orlandus Jr. on El Paso County (Colorado) Court warrant for contempt of court, failure to comply, after El Paso County declined extradition.