Finney County Newswire

Finney County Newswire

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

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  1. One dead, two injured in Finney County shooting Posted atRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Hays Daily News

    The Finney County Sheriff's Office is investigating two shootings that left one person dead and two others wounded, and as of mid-afternoon Sunday, deputies had taken two suspects into custody and were trying to determine if the incidents were related. The two incidents happened sometime between late Saturday night and early Sunday morning, according to the sheriff's office, which has yet to release a specific timeline for the incidents.

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  2. What's the brand?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 29 | Abilene Reflector-Chronicle

    ... of projects. She showed board members work that's been done for places like Liberal, Newton, Neodesha and Finney County and some pieces its done for Kansas State University. When looking at a logo redesign it's important that everyone has the ...

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  3. Harvest slows down due to rainRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 28 | Great Bend Tribune

    ... poor, 31 poor, 38 fair, 14 good, and 2 excellent. Chris Wagner, vice president of grain at Garden City Coop in Finney County, reported that harvest began on June 12. The rain set them back about five days to a week. He said they are only about 20 to ...

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  4. 2018 Kansas Wheat Harvest Report: Day 11Read the original story

    Thursday Jun 28 | Milling Journal

    ... and well ahead of 32 for the five-year average. Chris Wagner , vice president of grain at Garden City Co-op in Finney County, reported that harvest began on June 12. He said they are only about 20 to 25 percent harvested, and they don't expect to be ...

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  5. Kansas wheat harvest resumes after rain delaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 28 | World-Grain

    ... field office said in its June 25 weekly update. Chris Wagner, vice-president of grain at Garden City Co-op in Finney county, said harvest began in the area on June 12 but then was delayed five to seven days by rain. Only about 25% of the crop was ...

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  6. State of Kansas, Appellee, v. Joey Lauro Terrazas-Garcia, Appellant.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2018 | FindLaw

    ... no error, we affirm. On April 14, 2014, Terrazas-Garcia pled no contest to possession of methamphetamine in Finney County case No. 14CR59 (first 2014 drug case). Upon his plea, the district court found Terrazas-Garcia guilty. On July 28, 2014, ...

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  7. Man gets three months in jail for his 5th DUI convictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2018 | The Hutchinson News, Hutchinson Kansas

    The sentence by District Judge Trish Rose was a departure from a recommendation under a plea agreement in the case – that the man serves just 48 hours in jail.

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  8. Two injured in Finney County crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2018 | The Hutchinson News, Hutchinson Kansas

    GARDEN CITY – Two people were injured Monday afternoon when a vehicle attempted to pass another car on a rural Finney County highway as it turned left and the two collided.

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  9. Barricaded in hotel room with SWAT outside, police said he tried to cut through wallsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2018 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... after police started negotiations, Roth surrendered and was arrested, the release said. He was booked into the Finney County Jail on suspicion of theft, interference with a law enforcement officer, falsely reporting a crime, criminal damage and ...

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  10. One killed in 2-vehicle crash Monday in Garden CityRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2018 | The Capital-Journal

    One person was killed and another person was injured in a two-vehicle crash Monday afternoon in Finney County in southwest Kansas, authorities said. The crash was reported at 4:47 p.m. at the intersection of US-50 highway and VFW Road in Garden City.

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  11. Kansas man who died after pickup crash didn't stop at stop sign, highway patrol saysRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2018 | The Wichita Eagle

    John C. Allen, 76, of Sharon Springs, was driving a 1995 Ford F-350 southbound on VFW road at U.S. 50 in Finney County at around 4:45 p.m. Monday when he failed to stop at a stop sign, a Kansas Highway Patrol crash report states . A 2000 Chevy pickup eastbound on U.S. 50 crashed into the passenger side of Allen's F-350.

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  12. Drought cuts wheat yields in southwest Kansas, northwest OklahomaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2018 | Reuters

    Yield potential for hard red winter wheat in southwest Kansas and northwestern Oklahoma is roughly half that of a year ago as exceptional drought conditions take a toll on the crop, scouts on an annual tour said on Wednesday. Crop scouts Linda Mutch , Rafael Peruzzo and Justin Gilpin survey wheat fields during a Wheat Quality Council tour near Manhattan, Kansas, U.S., May 1, 2018.

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  13. Ex-Michigan State player accused of rape arrested in KansasRead the original story

    Apr 19, 2018 | Washington Times

    ... kles. His Michigan lawyer, Brent Leder, declined to comment on the new arrest. Robertson remains in custody in Finney County, Kansas.

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  14. Walking projects get a bounce in their stepRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2018 | The Hutchinson News, Hutchinson Kansas

    ... announced grant recipients Monday. Harvey County Health Department, Barton County Health Department, and the Finney County Health Coalition were among the 10 recipients and also among the projects receiving the maximum grant amount, according to ...

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  15. Doll starts campaign with OrmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2018 | The Hutchinson News, Hutchinson Kansas

    Independent gubernatorial hopeful Greg Orman, Lenexa, and his running mate, State Sen. John Doll, Garden City, both visited the Finney County Clerk's office in Garden City Wednesday, where Doll formally changed his political party affiliation from Republican to unaffiliated.

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  16. Kansas lawmaker leaving Republican Party to join Orman's independent campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2018 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... on Tuesday informed Senate Republican leadership of his decision in a letter that states he will travel to Finney County to change his party registration to unaffiliated. Doll said he would still like to caucus with the Republicans if Senate ...

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  17. Kansas Supreme Court hears case of first KHP trooper to be...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2018 | The Capital-Journal

    The only Kansas Highway Patrol Trooper reinstated after termination, Sage Hill, is also the only trooper to be involuntarily reassigned to a new post in at least 40 years. Whether that transfer - from Cherokee County in the southeast across the state to Finney County in the southwest - amounted to retaliation for successfully appealing his termination or simply a matter of filling a need in the sparsely patrolled southwest was the subject of oral arguments before the Kansas Supreme Court on Tuesday.

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  18. House committee finds heavy demand for imposition of online sales taxRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2018 | Hays Daily News

    ... retailers with software "cookies" in Kansas to collect and remit sales tax. Lona Duall, president of the Finney County Economic Development Corp., said the internet helped rural Kansas maintain population by connecting people to the world. "The time ...

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  19. Kansas House committee finds heavy demand for imposition of online sales taxRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2018 | The Capital-Journal

    ... with software “cookies” in Kansas to collect and remit sales tax. Lona Duall, president of the Finney County Economic Development Corp., said the internet helped rural Kansas maintain population by connecting people to the world. ...

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  20. Dropped cell phone causes semi crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2018 | The Hutchinson News, Hutchinson Kansas

    A semi driver was injured Thursday when he ran off the road in Finney County while attempting to retrieve his dropped cell phone, the Kansas Highway Patrol reported.

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