Friday Jul 18
Saline County voters to decide jail bond issue
Saline County officials have approved a plan to let voters decide the fate of a $46.5 million bond issue to improve the county jail.
Great Bend Tribune
Kans for Kids earns tax credits
Also receiving tax credits were: Bethany Home Association, Lindsborg, $215,000 The Bethany Home Association's Assaria Community Care Campaign will expand in Saline County with a new Homes Plus care facility that will allow seniors to remain in their community while receiving industry-leading healthcare.
Troubled utility required to hire help after two-week boil water advisory
A troubled water utility near Salina still was struggling to provide safe drinking water as of mid-June despite a rate increase, according to documents filed with the Kansas Corporation Commission.
Across U.S., all politics are local in abortion debate
Shepard fell 16 votes short in last April's election after his opponent was endorsed by Kansans for Life, which sent out postcards backing his rival.
The Garden City Telegram
Weed pressures could smoke some wheat
Some of the crop is ready to harvest in the wake of much rain, but scant stands are competing with broadleaf weeds that could cost farmers at the elevator.