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Reminder from State Fire Marshal: “Change your clocks, change your batteries” could save your loved ones’ lives

TOPEKA (March 5, 2015) — State Fire Marshal Doug Jorgensen and his staff remind all Kansans this Sunday, March 8, is the day to “Change Your Clocks, Change Your Batteries.” ...
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Pie In your face for CMN

sentineltimes.com | Sentinel Times Melissa Sanders|Galena Friday afternoon, the Casey’s in Galena continued their Children’s Miracle Network fundraising efforts, by throwing pies. ...

Commissioners Approve Refinancing the Jail Bond

Machelle Smith | Columbus Mr. Paul Adams came before the Cherokee County commission he said that he had purchased a piece of property at the delinquent tax sale. He said that it was ...

Trash Trucks, Transfers and Tires discussed at Council

Melissa Sanders/Galena The Galena City Council meeting came to order at 6pm as usual. Mayor Oglesby, councilman Lance Nichols and councilwoman Tabitha Ryan absent. The council confirmed ...

Kansas Route 66 Historic District approved

The Kansas Historic Sites Board of Review approved the nomination of the Kansas Route 66 Historic District, north of Baxter Springs to the National Register of Historic Places. The ...