McPherson, Kan. - McPherson Public Schools has announced that the Board of Education will hold a Special Board Meeting as a Community Work Session on August 8, 2022, from 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM in the McPherson High School Commons Area. A second meeting will... Read More.
Cattle producers continue their work addressing discrepancies in the cattle markets. Two years ago members of the National Cattlemen’s Beef Association debated cattle market issues for more than 7 hours. President Don Schiefelbein of Minnesota says those conversations have come a long way. “The... Read More.
2023 Farm Bill discussions are heating up and Ethan Lane, Vice President of Government Affairs with NCBA says funding for programs will be flat at best. “Or probably a reduced funding environment, more likely,” he says. “There’s going to be some real hard looks... Read More.
Hutchinson, Kan. – The Hutchinson Fire Department (HFD) responded Sunday afternoon to a reported structure fire at 4901 N. Monroe St. First arriving crews found a residential home with heavy smoke showing from the rear. They were able to perform an... Read More.
HUTCHINSON – Hutchinson Fire Department (HFD) responded to a reported structure fire Tuesday evening in the 400 block of E. 6th Ave. First arriving crews encountered a residential home at 400 E. 6th Ave. with fire showing from the front of the structure. Crews took... Read More.
NEWTON – Construction work on Newton's main north-south thoroughfare is set to begin next week. The project will include mill and overlay on K-15 from the U.S. 50 interchange north to the BNSF Railway crossing at Fourth Street, plus some full-depth pavement repairs and ADA... Read More.
McPherson, Kan. — An improvement project is underway at the intersection of the U.S. Highway 81 Bypass and Kansas Avenue (U.S. Highway 56). The project, which is being managed by the Kansas Department of Transportation, is a result of McPherson receiving funds from... Read More.
NEWTON - Work will resume next week on the ramp from westbound U.S. 50 to southbound I-135 at Newton. During the work, from 7 a.m. Tuesday, July 5, to 7 p.m. Friday, July 8, traffic on the ramp will be narrowed and controlled by... Read More.
HUTCHINSON – Starting on June 27th, 2022, the City of Hutchinson Public Works Traffic Division will be moving the traffic signal pole on the northeast corner of 11th and Monroe. This work is being done as part of the reconstruction of 11th Ave. to... Read More.
NEWTON - Work will continue next week on the ramp from westbound U.S. 50 to southbound I-135 at Newton. During the work, from 7 a.m. Monday, June 27, to 7 p.m. Friday, July 1, traffic on the ramp will be narrowed and controlled by flaggers... Read More.
MCPHERSON COUNTY - APAC will begin work to resurface I-135 from the McPherson/Saline Co. line to the I-70/I-135 interchange on Monday, June 20. Work will begin in the northbound lanes with lane closures and intermittent milling from MP/SA County line continuing north to the Centennial... Read More.
By Julia Debes, Kansas Wheat This is day 3 of the Kansas Wheat Harvest Reports, brought to you by the Kansas Wheat Commission, Kansas Association of Wheat Growers and the Kansas Grain and Feed Association. Kansas wheat producers are in the cab and cutting now across... Read More.