There is something to be said about the open plain of Kansas. We have great sunsets! This picture was taken between Lyons and Great Bend.
Pawnee Valley Community Hospital in Larned is a step closer to beginning work on their replacement facility. Matt Heyn is the Administrator for the hospital, said they received preliminary approval this week to break ground on their new facilities from Medicare. The new facilities will be built where the current structures stand. Heyn said Pawnee […]
The results are in on the suspicious objects that were brought in to the Great Bend Police Department Monday afternoon. Wichita’s Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms Unit were brought into Great Bend to investigate an object that GBPD suspected to possibly be an explosive device. Great Bend Police Chief Dean Aikings said the Wichita ATF x-rayed […]
Great Bend Police made an arrest last week in connection to a narcotics violation. At approximately 8:30am Friday, Great Bend Police, assisted by the Kansas Bureau of Investigation, executed a narcotics search warrant at 2607 Gano. Narcotics were found inside the residence. A 27-year-old female was arrested and booked into the Barton County jail for […]
Great Bend Police have made a break in the drive-by shooting case from last Sunday. On August 7th, Great Bend Police were notified of a drive-by shooting at 1200 9th Street, where a man reported an identified person in a maroon car had driven by his residence while he was standing outside and fired a […]
For the 2nd year in a row, the Monsanto Fund is sponsoring the Farmers Grow America Program, where farmers in select counties have the chance to win 2,500 dollars for their favorite community non-profit. Farmers can go to GrowCommunities.com, or call 877-267-3332 to sign up to win. Deborah Patterson is the President of the Monsanto […]
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A Great Bend man was killed in a two-vehicle accident in Rice County after a police chase early that began in Great Bend early Saturday morning. At around 4am Saturday, Great Bend Police Officers attempted to stop a vehicle in the 900 block of (FRY) Frey Street. The driver of the vehicle, 21-year-old Ryan Byers […]
The Kansas Department of Health and Environment has suspended a Great Bend Day Care facility indefinitely. Schloemer Day Care Home at 314 North Washington was issued an emergency order of suspension by KDHE last week after an inspection on August 2nd. Barbara Hersh is the Public Information Officer for KDHE. Barton County Childcare supervisors conducted […]
A 3-vehicle accident detoured traffic from 24th in Washington for nearly an hour Tuesday. At least two people were transported to Great Bend Regional with what is being described as non-life threatening injuries.