Galena Council rescinds landfill ordinances

Machelle Smith | Galena A special council meeting was held on Wednesday, July 30, to discuss to proposed landfill near Highway 69A and Lostine Road. Mayor Dale Oglesby five statements. 1. ...
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Weston’s reopens six weeks after Baxter Springs tornado

Toni Zibert | Baxter Springs After the April tornado that devastated the town, Baxter Springs is still rebuilding – business by business, home by home. One of the hometown favorites, ...

Cherokee County Unofficial Election Results

Final Unofficial Election Results Cherokee County Kansas 38 0f 38 Precincts   Democrat Governor Paul Davis -543 US Senate Chad Taylor-298 Patrick Wiesner-249 US House of Representatives Margie ...

Vegas Casino Owner Ruffin, Tribe’s Downstream Casino Resort Join Forces to Solve SE Kansas Casino Question

Partnership Would Reopen Camptown Track as a Casino Sooner Rather Than Later (Aug. 4, 2014) – Las Vegas Treasure Island Hotel & Casino and Camptown Greyhound Park owner Phil Ruffin ...

Investigation Underway In Early Morning Shooting Death

On August 4th, 2014, at approximately 12:35 a.m., the Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office emergency dispatch center received a 911 call reporting “shots fired’ in Hallowell, which ...