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Proponents and Opponents voice concerns

Machelle Smith | Galena Several people were in attendance at the public hearing held at the Cherokee County Commission meeting on Monday. Carl Hayes, solid waste management committee, ...

City purchases Bucket truck

Melissa Sanders/Galena Galena regular city council took place beginning at 6:00 p.m. sharp, Monday March 16, 2015. Absent members were Ashley Qualls, Josh Reed and Tabitha Ryan, however, ...

Council donates to Cal Ripkin Baseball League

Courtsey of the Cherokee County News-Advocate COLUMBUS – Anticipation for summer is sweeping Columbus. As winter’s final hold begins to slip into memory, the City of Columbus has ...

One Casino Manager Applicant Withdraws Application for Southeast Kansas Gaming Zone

TOPEKA, KAN. – SE Kansas Casino Partners, LLC has notified the Kansas Lottery it is withdrawing its application for the Lottery Gaming Facility Manager in the Southeast Kansas Gaming ...
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Jury Convicts Wininger of Sex Crimes

sentineltimes.com | Sentinel Times The jury trial of Edmond “Ed” Wininger Sr., 56, of Galena concluded just before noon on Thursday at the Cherokee County Courthouse in Columbus. After ...