KDOT to contribute $8 million in operations savings to state budget reduction

The Kansas Department of Transportation’s $8 million contribution to the state budget reductions announced today will come from savings in the agency’s fiscal year 2015 operations ...

Commissioners address Landfill application

M. Smith | Columbus Jim Zulecky from SEK Tourism came before the commissioners to ask them to reconsider the lawsuit against Kansas Crossing Casino. Commissioner Richard Hilderbrand ...

Columbus Council reviews complaints on code violation on Ordinance 1343

Courtesy of Jordan Zabel-Cherokee County News-Advocate Columbus, Kan. – Several residents spoke up against the city’s new policy for issuing citations for code violations without ...

Baxter Springs Council to look at flooding issues on Sunset Circle

M. Smith | Baxter Springs Mr. Tom Frick came before the Baxter Springs city council to request that something be done about the flooding around Sunset Circle when there is a rain. Mr. ...

Letter, Lift and Grow Trees

Melissa Sanders | Galena The Galena City council meeting began at 6pm Monday July 20, 2015, starting with the Pledge of Allegiance to the American Flag. All members were present except ...