HUTCHINSON, Kan. – Hospice & HomeCare of Reno County’s annual Remember Me Tree campaign is underway through December 31st. Trees are on display at Dillons Market Place on E. 30th and First National Bank in Downtown Hutchinson. The Remember Me Tree is a nice way... Read More.
HUTCHINSON, Kan. - Hutchinson Public Schools has received full accreditation from the Kansas Department of Education based on their work in the areas of social-emotional growth, kindergarten readiness, individual plans of study, graduation rate, and postsecondary success. On September 30, 2022, USD 308 hosted an... Read More.
HUTCHINSON, Kan. – Hutch Rec’s Director of Sports, Randy Carter, will be retiring on Dec. 31, 2022. Carter began his career with Hutch Rec in November 2007 as the agency’s Sports Coordinator. He moved into the Director of Sports position in January 2016. During his... Read More.
By Pat Melgares, K-State Research & Extension MANHATTAN, Kan. – In Kansas, agriculture is the top economic activity, to the tune of $64 billion annually, and more than 250,000 jobs. The state is a national leader in producing wheat, grain sorghum and beef. “However,” said Rebecca... Read More.
By Ariana Figueroa, Kansas Reflector WASHINGTON — The Department of Education announced it is extending the pandemic-era pause on federal student loan repayments until June 30 while legal challenges to the administration’s student debt relief program are fought over in the courts. The agency said Tuesday... Read More.
By Glenn Brunkow, Pottawatomie County Farmer and Rancher MANHATTAN, Kan. - The annual meeting of Kansas Farm Bureau (KFB) in Manhattan is coming the first weekend of December. I truly look forward to this meeting every year, and this one is no different. However, this... Read More.
HUTCHINSON, Kan. – Fire Crews from both the Hutchinson and Buhler Fire Departments were called to a structure fire early Monday morning in the 900 block of N. Obee Rd. According to Hutchinson Fire Chief Steven Beer, the first arriving units encountered heavy fire coming... Read More.
HARVEY COUNTY, Kan. – One person has died, and another injured following a wrong-way accident in Harvey County Sunday morning. According to the Kansas Highway Patrol, just after midnight a Nissan Altima, driven by Jeremey Sagerty, 45, of Wichita, was traveling north in the southbound... Read More.
MARION COUNTY, Kan. – A Marion County teenager died Saturday night after an ATV he was riding crashed about two miles southeast of Marion. The Kansas Highway Patrol reports that Seth Mader, 16, of Hillsboro, was found after he failed to negotiate a curve on... Read More.
HUTCHINSON, Kan. – The Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber of Commerce is accepting entries for the 2022 Shop Local Giveaway. Here's what you need to know. Eat, drink, and shop locally anywhere throughout Reno County, and submit a copy of your receipt(s) online. Each receipt turned in... Read More.
MARION COUNTY, Kan. – A Friday afternoon accident in Marion County has claimed the life of three people. According to the Kansas Highway Patrol, the accident occurred around 1:30 p.m. on US Highway 56, west of Marion. Charlotte Cole, 53, of Moundridge, was driving north... Read More.
By Tim Carpenter, Kansas Reflector TOPEKA — Physicians and public health researchers anticipate a surge in COVID-19 infection during the holiday months would complicate the medical response to rising prevalence of flu and a tricky influenza virus. The trifecta of COVID-19, flu and respiratory syncytial virus,... Read More.