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3 hrs ago | Great Bend Tribune
A joint venture between two leading cancer-care providers will result in an expansion and re-design at Heartland Cancer Center in Great Bend, officials with both entities said.
10 hrs ago | Great Bend Tribune
Barton County Engineer Clark Rusco has met with Bartlett Grain Company officials over how traffic to and from the new grain-handling facility will impact U.S. 56, which runs along the north edge of the site, the Barton County Commission learned Monday morning.
The Great Bend Recreation Commission will host a USTA Adult Open Tennis Tournament on Saturday and Sunday, July 26-27.
Dan Dan the Magic Man can stretch a piece of chewing gum about 12 feet and make a live rabbit appear in an empty cage.
Barton Community College's Shafer Art Gallery will host a pageant performance of "The Miraculous Apparitions of the Virgin Mary," Friday, Aug. 1 at 7 p.m. Actors from the Prince of Peace Catholic church will portray the popular Mexican story of the Virgin Mary's miraculous appearance to Juan Diego in 1531.
Each week we'll take a step back into the history of Great Bend through the eyes of reporters past.
Three bidders have had a peek inside the old opera house building at Forest and Williams, all eying the possibility of razing the beleaguered structure.
Gwen G. Schroeder, 72, died July 20, in Great Bend. Born Oct. 15, 1941, in Great Bend, she was the daughter of H. Martin and Bernice Lucille Glenn.
Monday, volunteers were on hand at the St. Rose Auditorium for the day-long 'Battle of the Badges' blood drive that has become an annual tradition in Great Bend.
Christopher James Thomas, 48, died July 20, at Great Bend Regional Hospital. Born June 8, 1966, in Junction City, he was the son of Timothy and Carol Thomas.
In other action Monday morning, the Barton County Commission: Accepted a bid from L&M Contractors Inc. of Great Bend of $266,598 for the West Barton County Road flood control ditch bridge approach rehabilitation.
Two residents of Great Bend were injured after a wreck at 10 a.m. on Friday in Stafford County.
Marie L. Sisk, 103, died July 16 at her home in Great Bend. She was born April 15, 1911 at Little River, the daughter of John Edward and Sissa Olander.
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Updated: Thu Jul 24, 2014 01:32 pm
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