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  1. Coach Slaymaker back on sideline at Chase CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | The Bulletin

    Ron Slaymaker, former men's basketball coach and member of the Emporia State Hall of Fame, is back on the sidelines coaching, but not at Emporia State. Slaymaker is now the head girls' basketball coach at Chase County High School.


  2. Symphony in the Flint Hills to be at Tallgrass PrairieRead the original story

    Nov 13, 2014 | Manhattan Mercury

    The 10th annual Symphony in the Flint Hills will be held at the Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve in Chase County on June 13...


  3. Tallgrass Prairie Preserve to host 2015 Symphony of the HillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | The Capital-Journal

    The popular Symphony in the Flint Hills will return in 2015 to where it began - the Tallgrass Prairie Natural Preserve north of Strong City in Chase County, concert organizers announced Wednesday. The 10th anniversary concert on June 13 will mark the first time the open-air event featuring the Kansas City Symphony will be presented in the same place twice, organizers said.


  4. Symphony in the Flint Hills to return to Chase County for 10th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | The Wichita Eagle

    The Symphony in the Flint Hills will mark its 10th anniversary in 2015 by returning to the place where the first concert was held - the Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve in Chase County, it was announced Wednesday at the preserve. Tickets will go on sale at 10 a.m. March 7 at or by phone at 816-471-0400 .


  5. In Focus 11/10/14Read the original story

    Nov 10, 2014 | KMAN-AM Manhattan

    On today's In Focus, Cathy was joined by Dr. Laurie Beard, Clinical Professor/Equine Internal Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, Kansas State University; Manhattan Parks and Recreation Director, Eddie Eastes; Community Relations Director, Angie Sutton; and Chair of the Chase County Country Christmas Event in Cottonwood Falls, Sharone Clute.


  6. Oiler volleyball team claims third at stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | Great Bend Tribune

    ... went into the tourney with a 37-1 record and ranked number on in class 2A. The pool play results were: versus Chase County, 25-18, 25-18 versus Wabaunsee, 14-25, 25-20, 16-25 versus Smith Center, 25-19, 25-18 In the semi-final, the result was: ...


  7. Harshmans preserve historic Clover Cliff RanchRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Hillsboro Star-Journal

    When Warren and Susan Harshman purchased Clover Cliff Ranch in Chase County from the Jim and Joan Donahue Estate in February, they became the fourth owners of the nearly 4,000-acre ranch.


  8. Emma Chase Cafe in Cottonwood Falls to close; new restaurant likely to take its placeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... Emma "was a beautiful, old-fashioned name" and that Chase sounded vaguely historical since the cafe is in Chase County. "When I took over, a friend suggested I become Emma Chase," she says. Smith says she decided to play the character "because ...


  9. Middle class Americans give more to charity as wealthy cut backRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | Business Journal

    ... 006 percentage of 3.36 percent. Kansans gave a total of about $1.7 billion to charity in 2012, the report says. Chase County was the state's most generous county.


  10. Northeast Kansas happeningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2014 | The Capital-Journal

    ... Express' new CD, "Sky & Water, Wind & Grass," will be at 7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 13, on the lawn of the Chase County Courthouse in Cottonwood Falls. Cost: $8 gratuity. Information: (620) 794-6225. SMOOTH HARMONIES - The Mighty Echoes, an a cappella ...


  11. Eagles fall short in 'sloppy' openerRead the original story

    Sep 5, 2014 |

    ... no doubt in my mind we will get better." POMONA - West Franklin got off to a slow start Friday evening against Chase County. The Falcons fell 36-21 in their season opener at home. In new West Franklin head football coach Kevin Coker's debut, the ...


  12. Gov. Sam Brownback names Caleb Stegall to Supreme CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2014 | The Wichita Eagle

    Before becoming the governor's chief counsel, Stegall had worked under former Attorney General Phill Kline and as counsel for the influential conservative group Americans for Prosperity, which was founded by the Koch family.


  13. Brownback names Stegall to Kansas Supreme CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2014 | The Capital-Journal

    Gov. Sam Brownback selected on Friday recent state Court of Appeals Judge Caleb Stegall from among three finalists for a vacancy on the Kansas Supreme Court.


  14. Tallgrass Express releases new CDRead the original story

    Aug 25, 2014 | The Capital-Journal

    ... other area photographers. Tallgrass Express will have a CD debut concert at 7 p.m. Sept. 13 on the lawn of the Chase County Courthouse in Cottonwood Falls. Admission is a suggested $8 gratuity.


  15. Chautauqua coming to Cottonwood FallsRead the original story

    Aug 10, 2014 | The Capital-Journal

    To celebrate the 100th anniversary of the concrete bridge over the Cottonwood River, the Chase County Historical Society is coordinating a Chautauqua Friday through Sunday in a big tent south of the river bridge in Cottonwood Falls.


  16. New way of burning could benefit Flint Hills ranchers and ease impact on communities, says researcherRead the original story

    Aug 9, 2014 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... a break. Pat Sauble at age 93 still raises cattle in the Flint Hills on the Sauble ranch near Cedar Point, in Chase County. Ranchers in the Flint Hills view with suspicion any attempt by city or federal officials to curb their annual grassland ...


  17. Train catches fire in Chase CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2014 | KAKE

    The sheriff's office said it happened around 4:30 p.m., about a half mile west of Strong City. If you are looking for that perfect birthday gift, this is the one stop shopping place where you will find many ... Read More


  18. Cottonwood Falls celebration features authors, artists, musiciansRead the original story

    Aug 2, 2014 | The Capital-Journal

    ... - Barbara Moore Robinson, author of "Flint Hills Farm Girl," will have a book signing from 2 to 3 p.m. at the Chase County Historical Society Museum and Library, 301 Broadway. - Annie Wilson, the official Flint Hills balladeer, will perform folk ...


  19. Turnpike overlook would be welcome additionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2014 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... being considered by the Kansas Turnpike Authority in conjunction with improvements planned near milepost 111 in Chase County. That's the point along I-35 with on and off ramps that serve cattle ranchers. If approved by the KTA board, the overlook ...


  20. Kansas preserve could house Yellowstone bisonRead the original story

    Jul 2, 2014 | The Capital-Journal

    The Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve in Chase County was one of 20 possible sites included in a Department of Interior report discussing a future home for the Yellowstone bison.