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, ...

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 ...

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 ...