Trego County Newswire

Trego County Newswire

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

Results 1 - 20 of 106 in Trego County, KS

  1. Panthers place sixthRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 30 | Blade-Empire

    ... were beaten 8-7 (8-6) by Trinity Catholic in the first round. Walters and McCall beat Central Plains 8-5 and Trego County 8-6 and then fell 8-5 to Ellsworth. Arista Bombardier was eighth in number one singles for Concordia. She was beaten 8-0 by ...

    Comment?

  2. Sharlene Kay Wendler 1...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 23 | Great Bend Tribune

    ... in a loving home by Della and Swede Martin, along with brother Terry Lee and Lana. Sharlene was a graduate of Trego County High School Class of 1959. She loved school and was very active with all of her classmates. She showed enthusiastic team ...

    Comment?

  3. City discusses boxcar move Aug 17 atRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2017 | Hays Daily News

    ... get something done as soon as possible. "I would not have been as concerned had we not had (the hail storm in) Trego County a week ago," she said. "It is concerning. I just wish we would hurry and figure it out and offer whatever service we can." ...

    Comment?

  4. Trego Manor will be closedRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2017 | Hays Daily News

    Following months of concern about the facility's financial situation and fines for health inspection violations, Trego County Manor will be closing in approximately 30 days. The decision was made official Tuesday evening during a joint meeting of the manor's board of directors and the Trego County Commission.

    Comment?

  5. WaKeeney residents ride out fast-moving, damaging stormRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2017 | Hays Daily News

    A fast-moving system prompted severe thunderstorm warnings early Thursday afternoon for Gove and Trego counties, and shortly after that, a tornado warning for Trego. As the storm progressed, large hail began to fall with strong winds and heavy rain, sending residents and travelers alike scurrying for shelter.

    Comment?

  6. Storm damage assessed in WaKeeney areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2017 | The Capital-Journal

    Trego County authorities are tallying the damage after a storm carrying large hail damaged homes and businesses throughout the county. Emergency Management Director Kathleen Fabrizius says softball-sized hail hit the county Thursday afternoon, overturning vehicles, downing power lines and causing accidents across the county.

    Comment?

  7. Storm leaves destruction throughout Trego CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2017 | Hays Daily News

    A severe thunderstorm with large hail, heavy rains and strong winds passed through Trego County late Thursday afternoon, leaving broken windows and structural damage throughout the area. The Kansas Highway Patrol reported a fatality crash on Interstate 70 just west of U.S. Highway 283 at approximately 4:30 p.m., but it's not clear if the three-vehicle crash was caused by the storm.

    Comment?

  8. Woman killed in three-vehicle crash on I-70Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | The Wichita Eagle

    An Oklahoma woman was killed in a three-vehicle collision on I-70 in Trego County Thursday afternoon, authorities said. All three vehicles were heading west on I-70 near the exit for U.S. 283 when a Buick rear-ended a Suzuki SX4 in the passing lane shortly before 4:30 p.m., according to the Kansas Highway Patrol.

    Comment?

  9. Martha Martin 1931 - 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2017 | Great Bend Tribune

    Martha Martin, 86, of WaKeeney, passed away Aug. 1, 2017, at Trego County Lemke Memorial Hospital Long Term Care, WaKeeney.

    Comment?

  10. Nemechek denied paroleRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2017 | Hays Daily News

    Convicted murderer Francis Donald Nemechek has been denied parole and will not be eligible for consideration of release for another 10 years. The Trego County Attorney's Office received word of the decision Thursday from the Kansas Prisoner Review Board.

    Comment?

  11. New county appraiser says life in Marion is an adventureRead the original story

    Aug 2, 2017 | Hillsboro Star-Journal

    ... Lisa Reeder, life in Marion is a new adventure. She worked for almost 23 years in an appraiser's office in Trego County, where she was born and raised on a farm south of Ogallala. "This is the first time I've lived anywhere but Trego County," ...

    Comment?

  12. Appraiser says life here is an adventureRead the original story

    Aug 2, 2017 | Marion County Record

    ... Lisa Reeder, life in Marion is a new adventure. She worked for almost 23 years in an appraiser's office in Trego County, where she was born and raised on a farm south of Ogallala. "This is the first time I've lived anywhere but Trego County," ...

    Comment?

  13. Couple has high hopes for high tunnel in agricultural futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2017 | Hays Daily News

    On a small farmstead southeast of Collyer, a young farm couple is beginning an experiment they hope could direct the future of farming in Kansas. The Parkers neither grew up on farms, nor did they expect to wind up farming, but on a quarter section or so of Trego County land they call Royal Carriage Ranch, they are using organic methods to grow cash crops of produce and will be able to do so nearly year-round with the use of a high tunnel.

    Comment?

  14. Crash in fog sends 2 to WaKeeney hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2017 | Hays Daily News

    ... , both of Cullman, Ala., were injured. Comer and her passenger, Terry A. Comer, 49, Lamar, Colo., were taken to Trego County-Lemke Memorial Hospital with possible injuries, according to the KHP.

    Comment?

  15. Midwest Energy selects Parke as next GMRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2017 | Hays Daily News

    ... the knowledge and skills needed to serve our customers well in a rapidly changing industry." Parke, a native of Trego County, graduated from Trego Community High School and earned both bachelor's and master's of science degrees in agricultural ...

    Comment?

  16. Great Bend man injured in Trego County crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2017 | Hays Daily News

    Mark L. Kitch, 60, was driving a 2015 Ford F350 north on U.S. Highway 283 approximately 5 miles south of WaKeeney at 10:30 a.m. when the left front tire blew out, causing Kitch to lose control of the vehicle, according to the Kansas Highway Patrol.

    Comment?

  17. WaKeeney police chief makes first appearance in courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2017 | Hays Daily News

    ... intimidation of a witness or victim, a class B misdemeanor, stem from Eberle allegedly making a phone call to Trego County Emergency Management Director Kathleen Fabrizius, trying to persuade her to lie in a statement to the Trego County Sheriff ...

    Comment?

  18. Ellis FFA treats harvest crewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2017 | Hays Daily News

    ... They got rolling on harvest Wednesday after finishing planting milo. The team then set off west and south into Trego County in search of more crews, ending up at the Riga elevator just before 11 a.m. They shared the treats and drinks with the staff ...

    Comment?

  19. Driver arrested after high-speed chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | Hays Daily News

    A high-speed chase that began just inside Trego County continued into the outer edges of Hays before the driver finally was apprehended Monday night. At approximately 8:08 p.m., a Kansas Highway Patrol trooper was watching for a driver suspected of being involved in an officer-involved shooting in Sherman County.

    Comment?

  20. Heavy rains, hail pound regionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2017 | Hays Daily News

    Flooding of Van Doren's Pond stretches far past the pond area after a severe storm with heavy rain passed through Hays on Thursday, June 15, 2017. Flooding of Lincoln Draw near 23rd Street in Hays after a severe storm with heavy rains passed through the area Thursday, June 15, 2017.

    Comment?