Barton County Newswire

Barton County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Barton County, KS.

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  1. Unopposed candidates eager to serveRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Great Bend Tribune

    ... of Women Voters of Great Bend on Tuesday night at the Crest Theater. Today's article covers candidates for Barton County offices who are unopposed. Six unopposed candidates for Barton County elected positions introduced themselves this past week at ...

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  2. Program helps residents - beat the heat'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Great Bend Tribune

    ... Facebook page will continue to provide updates about this program and the heat wave, Hogg said. Also watch the Barton County page as well as the area city pages and United Way of Central Kansas for heat wave related information and resources. Other ...

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  3. Audit on commission agenda Monday morningRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Great Bend Tribune

    The Barton County Commission will meet at 9 a.m. Monday at the Barton County Courthouse, 1400 Main in Great Bend.

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  4. State Senate candidates weigh inRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Great Bend Tribune

    ... covers the Kansas Senate race for District 33. The series will conclude Sunday with candidates for several Barton County offices who are unopposed. Two Republicans and one Democrat are seeking election to the 33rd District of the Kansas Senate this ...

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  5. Godmothers help women of all agesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Great Bend Tribune

    ... The nonprofit organization began in 2013. "The purpose was to improve the health and wellbeing of women in Barton County," Barfield said. This is done with grants to meet critical needs. There is an advisory board that relies on partner ...

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  6. Ellinwood Library awarded 3-D printerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Great Bend Tribune

    ... one Ditto Pro Tinkerine 3-D printer to each service area, and Ellinwood was chosen as the recipient for Barton County, Holmes said. Julie Blakeslee, technical and public services librarian attended preliminary training, and has recruited a group of ...

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  7. Local officials learn from massive wilfireRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Great Bend Tribune

    When the Barton County Local Emergency Planning Committee, sponsored by Barton County Emergency Management, met July 12 for its third quarterly meeting of 2016, members got a lesson in how to plan for and cope with a wildfire disaster.

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  8. Street Stroll, movie and sidewalk sale on ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Great Bend Tribune

    ... stores are involved this year and that's over 10 more than last year. The city hosted an outdoor movie at the Barton County Fair on July 6, showing "Hook." There were about 50 people in attendance and city officials overall for the first year of the ...

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  9. USD 428 admin salariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Great Bend Tribune

    ... salary prior to the 1 percent raise was $134,000. Reed, Brad, Superintendent, $135,340 Gerdes, Christie, Barton County Cooperative of Special Services director, $95,976 Thexton, Khris, Asst. Superintendent of Business and Operations, $95,976 Popp, ...

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  10. Making an impressionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Great Bend Tribune

    ... Women Voters of Great Bend Public Forum Tuesday night at the Crest Theater in Great Bend. This part covers the Barton County Commission District 2 race. Candidates for Barton County Commission, county offices, Kansas House of Representatives and ...

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  11. Great Bend passenger seriously hurt when SUV overturnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | The Hutchinson News, Hutchinson Kansas

    A man was seriously injured late Monday when the SUV he was riding in overturned in Barton County.

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  12. Commission authorizes stop sign for danger...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Great Bend Tribune

    A Beaver resident called County Engineer Barry McManaman with concerns about an uncontrolled intersection two miles south and one mile east of the small, northeastern Barton County community.

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  13. Two men injured in vehicle accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Great Bend Tribune

    Two Great Bend men were injured in an accident at 11:30 p.m. on Monday in Barton County.

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  14. Carter to continue as board presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Great Bend Tribune

    ... allowance for cell phones/date increase from $40 to $60. In discussing the budget timeline, it was noted that Barton County did not meet the July 1 deadline to supply assessed valuations. Aug. 15 is the planned date for the district budget hearing; ...

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  15. Accident leads to drug arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Great Bend Tribune

    ... pursuit. Jerome Sisk Jr., Great Bend, was arrested in the 1500 block of 11th St. He was booked into the Barton County Jail on charges of felony flee and elude, obstruction and possession of methamphetamine. He also had an outstanding Sedgwick County ...

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  16. Prairie Godmothers to host - Build-A-Bag Be...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Great Bend Tribune

    ... "Women Helping Women." Attendees are invited to build gift bags that will be given to senior citizens in Barton County. To participate, bring the following items: stationary, nail care products, slip resistant socks and an insulated tumbler. Gift ...

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  17. After Harvest Festival ParadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | Great Bend Tribune

    ... 16, had more than 80 entries. Winners in the All Around category were the American Legion Flags, first, and Barton County Historical Society, second. Golden Belt Humane Society won the prize in the Most Original category. Best of Theme: "Service ...

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  18. Festival celebrates 'Service Above Self'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | Great Bend Tribune

    ... City to build a splash pad on the west side of the municipal swimming pool. "We will be the first community in Barton County to construct a free splash pad," he said. The project will provide hours of safe water fun while advancing fitness. Youths ...

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  19. Candidates to square off at LWV forumRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Great Bend Tribune

    ... the intermission or after the forum. Candidates participating in the forum will be: Running unopposed are: Barton County Commission- Don Davis 3rd district; Barton County Attorney - Amy Schartz Mellor; Barton County Register of Deeds - Pam Wornkey; ...

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  20. Commission, council to meet MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Great Bend Tribune

    The Barton County Commission will meet at 9 a.m. Monday at the Barton County Courthouse, 1400 Main in Great Bend.

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