HUTCHINSON, Kan. – In a move coming somewhat earlier than in the past, Reno County Commissioners Tuesday authorized the purchase of three 2023 Ford Interceptor SUVs for the Sheriff's Office from Midwest Ford. The purchase comes at a total cost of just over $128,000. Automotive... Read More.
By Lucky Kidd, Ad Astra Radio HUTCHINSON, Kan. – Reno County Commissioners Tuesday approved a consent agreement with the Kansas Department of Health and Environment to address ongoing nitrate issues in Rural Water District 101 in the Yoder area. The water district has been out... Read More.
By Lucky Kidd, Ad Astra Radio MCPHERSON, Kan. – McPherson County Commissioners have tabled any action on setting a bond for the installation of fencing along the Meadowlark Trail between McPherson and Lindsborg until January 23rd. The issue centers on how much of a bond Central... Read More.
By Lucky Kidd, Ad Astra Radio RENO COUNTY – Reno County Commissioners Tuesday gave their support to an application being prepared by IdeaTek for expansion of fiber internet services to at least 600 homes in rural Reno County. IdeaTek general counsel and director of broadband advocacy... Read More.
By Lucky Kidd, Ad Astra Radio MCPHERSON - McPherson City Commissioners Tuesday set a September 20th show cause hearing on 918 South Elm, which has been in a deteriorating condition for at least 16 years. The home currently has a severely cracked foundation, is missing... Read More.
By Lucky Kidd, Ad Astra Radio HUTCHINSON - With Commissioner Ron Sellers opposing, design-build services for the new Sheriff's Shooting Range were approved by Reno County Commissioners Tuesday along with a change in the county purchasing policy to make... Read More.
By Lucky Kidd, Ad Astra Radio McPherson, Kan. - As recommended by McPherson Water Park staff, the McPherson City Commission this morning approved the curtailment of hours for the Water Park starting Friday. Park hours will... Read More.
By Lucky Kidd, Ad Astra Radio McPherson, Kan. - A number of purchases were approved by McPherson City Commissioners Tuesday, including a number for the Fire Department. This includes spending just over $8,100 for the purchase of a large diameter hose that connects... Read More.
By Lucky Kidd, Ad Astra Radio HUTCHINSON - Reno County Commissioners have reached agreement on projects to be funded from the just over $12 million of The American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) funds the County will receive. Each Commissioner went through the list of projects... Read More.