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 ...

A Public Hearing is scheduled for updates to Counties Solid Waste Management Plan

Machelle Smith | Columbus There will be a public hearing held on Monday, March 16, 2015 at 9:30 a.m. in the large courtroom at the Cherokee County Courthouse, to discuss the proposed ...

Columbus to raise prices at the pool this summer

Columbus, Kan. – While the appropriate weather is still a ways off, the Columbus City Council is making preparations for the 2015 pool season. Applications for lifeguards will ...

Op-Ed: Charges Leveled Against Newspaper

By David Nelson, Publisher I have never been so disappointed in so many people in all the years that I’ve owned the Galena Sentinel-Times and from those I thought I knew. I happen ...

Weir Council appoints new Fire Chief Jamie Curtis

Weir – Southeast Elementary Principal Tammie Hall came to the Weir Council meeting to update the council on the construction of the safe room at the elementary school. Hall said ...