About Us

Locally owned The Galena Sentinel-Times is the official city newspaper for Galena, Kansas, Weir, Kansas, Galena USD #499, Riverton USD #404,  covering local and area news in Southeastern Kansas since October 16, 1880.

Established as the REPUBLICAN Oct. 16, 1880

Established as the TIMES Sept. 14, 1894

Single Copy: 75 cents

Annual Subscriptions:

Cherokee County: $33.00 per year

Outside Cherokee County: $42.00 per year.

Published every Wednesday.

For a subscriptions call 620-783-5034.

Fax: 620-783-1388

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The Sentinel Times

511 S. Main St.

Galena, KS 66739


Monday – Tuesday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m; Wednesday – Friday 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

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