Oglesby presents Landfill application to Commission

Machelle Smith | Columbus Senator Jacob LaTurner came before the commission to update them on the happenings in Topeka. Galena Mayor Dale Oglesby came before the Cherokee County Commissioners ...

County Commission approvesSolid Waste Management Committee recommendations

Machelle Smith | Columbus Kristen Seal, noxious weed, came before the commission to request that they sign the annual report. Commissioner Richard Hilderbrand asked Gene Langerot, lot ...

Letter to the Editor – Krista Pierce

Monday, March 16, 2015 Letter to the Editor: It’s Time to Put an End to the Landfill Today I witnessed one of the most disgusting displays of greed and disdain for public well-being ...

One on One with Brian Jordan

Melissa Sanders | Galena According to The Topeka Capitol Journal on January 2, 2015, Kansas is number seven in the nation for people moving out of the state. The 2000 Kansas census ...

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, ...