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 ...

Riverton Schools to pursue bond proposal

Feb 2, 2015 – The Riverton School District is in the final stages of a process that will bring much needed facility improvements as well as safety and security enhancements to the ...

Lottery Receives Four Manager Applications for SE Zone

TOPEKA, KAN. – The Kansas Lottery has received four applications to manage state-owned and -operated casino gaming in the Southeast Kansas Gaming Zone, which includes Crawford and ...

Landfill Issue Hits “9th Inning Technicality”

Staff Reports The Cherokee County’s Solid Waste Management Program ultimately ended up being the stumbling block for a proposed Galena Sanitary landfill. After nearly seven months ...