Saturday’s high school basketball playoffs scores, stats and recaps (March 2)
Campus 46, Derby 45 OT — Kaason Thomas hit the game-winner with nine seconds to go for Campus. Cheney 57, Collegiate 47 — Jackson Voth had a game-high 18 points, all in the second half, for Cheney. Circle 61, Scott City 30. Conway Springs 43, Remington 32. Cunningham...
Suspected Thief Caught on Camera
Salina Police are seeking tips in a case involving a suspected thief who was caught on camera. The crime is the latest Salina Crime Stoppers crime of the week. According to police, on Saturday, February 17th, a subject reported they were shopping at Marshall’s retail store on S. 9th Street between approximately 2:30 PM and 4:15PM. As the subject was leaving the business they noticed their Hobo wallet missing. The wallet contained U.S. currency, identification, and multiple bank cards.
Junction City animal shelter fights for more space, facility upgrades
JUNCTION CITY (KSNT) – Advocates for a local animal shelter are making their voices heard in an effort to bring about quality of life changes for animals in Junction City. The Junction City Commission is set to hear arguments for the construction of a new Junction City animal shelter this month. Those who are listed […]
Geary County Booking Photos March 1
Recent Booking Activity for the Geary County Detention Center. All persons included in this post are innocent of crimes until proven guilty in a court of law. Bonds have been posted. Photos are unavailable. Sean Hall, Outside warrant, arrested 02/29. Recent Booking Activity for the Geary County Detention Center. All...
Two injured, one in critical condition following crash south of Gypsum
SALINE COUNTY, Kan. (KWCH) - Two people are injured and one is in critical condition after a crash Saturday afternoon in Saline County. Saline County dispatch confirmed that the accident happened shortly after 3:15 p.m. about a mile and a half south east of Gypsum. According to dispatch, one truck left the road for reasons that are still unknown and hit a culvert.
Prison for Salina woman who shot at police from grocery store
SEDGWICK COUNTY —A woman who shot at a police officer inside an east Wichita grocery store has been sentenced. District Judge Jeffrey Syrios sentenced 34-year-old Danielle Robinson, of Salina, to just more than 16-years in prison, according to the Sedgwick County District Attorney's office. On October 4, 2021, Robinson...
Stocton Timbrook would connect on six made three pointers
Abilene senior Stocton Timbrook would connect on six made three pointers in the opening Sub-State game against Chapman. Timbrook would finish the game with a game high 20 points. Brad Anderson.
Cowboys Headed Back to State for 3rd Time in 4 Years!
ABILENE: The Abilene Cowboys punched their ticket to the 4A State Tournament for the third time in four seasons Saturday night in front of a capacity crowd at Abilene High School. Abilene entered the game as the #4 seed, Pratt was the #5 seed in the 4A West bracket. Cowboy Head Coach, Erik Graefe in his fourth season has taken the team to State three times. Abilene lost in the first round of Sub-State last year.
SPD arrests Abilene resident who fled with handcuffs from hospital in Salina
Early Saturday morning, Salina Police Department officers reported to the Pilot Travel Center on North Ninth Street for an Abilene resident lying unconscious outside the business. Around 8:30 a.m., Saturday, Feb. 24, SPD officers found 24-year-old Dylan Wade Woodcox asleep outside the travel center. Officers transported Woodcox to Salina Regional...
Abilene, March 02 High School 🏀 Game Notice
The Pratt High School basketball team will have a game with Abilene High School on March 02, 2024, 17:00:01 CST. ALWAYS WANTED TO DUNK LIKE A TOTAL BADASS, OR DEVELOP ROCK-SOLID WORK ETHIC....
SPD: Teen Arrested after Kicking Cop
A Salina corrections officer flags down a cop for help with a violent teenager. Police Captain Jim Feldman tells KSAL News that around 3:40pm Tuesday afternoon, an officer on patrol swung into action to help in the 900 block of Hancock. Two Community Corrections officers were attempting to make contact...
Southeast of Saline, Sacred Heart boys basketball teams advance
The basketball season lives on for the Sacred Heart and Southeast of Saline boys basketball teams. The Sacred Heart Knights defeated Bennington 52-45 Saturday night in a Class 2A sub-state championship at Wabaunsee. Southeast of Saline’s Trojans downed Santa Fe Trail 57-51 in a Class 3A sub-state championship at SES.
Memorial to be unveiled in Junction City remembers 83 fallen Kansans
JUNCTION CITY, Kan. (WIBW) - A new memorial will be unveiled in Junction City, which will remember 83 fallen Kansans who sacrificed their lives in Iraq and Afghanistan. American Legion Riders shared in a news release that a memorial honoring the 83 men and women from Kansas who passed away while defending Americans’ freedoms in Iraq and Afghanistan will be unveiled in a ceremony at 3 p.m. on May 19 in Heritage Park located at 101 W. 6th St. in Junction City, Kan.
The gas price fluctuate between $2.89 and $2.99 in Junction City as of 2024-03-02. Find the cheapest station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Saturday is $3.338, a week ago the price is $3.264 , according to AAA.
Semi crash shuts US 77 down south of Junction City
UPDATE 12:03 p.m.: US 77 has been reopened for traffic. UPDATE 7:05 a.m.: The Geary County Sheriff’s Office is asking commuters to use J Hill Road to Skiddy Road to Skiddy West back to US 77. JUNCTION CITY (KSNT) – Geary County Emergency Management (GCEM) is currently working the scene of an overturned semi crash […]
New nonstop flight from Salina to Denver starts April 2
SALINA, Kan. (KWCH) - United Express will add a new nonstop service from the Salina Regional Airport to the Denver International Airport on April 2. The flight will be operated by SkyWest Airlines. The new flight offers connections to 78 domestic city pairs and over 160 connecting domestic flights. In...
Abilene wrestlers earn five state medals
Members of the Abilene wrestling team earned five state medals at the 4A State Wrestling Championships held last weekend in Salina. In all twelve individuals qualified for the state tournament including eight boys and four girls. The Cowboys team put together a good effort as they finished once again in...
UPDATED: Evacuation notice rescinded for grass fire in Saline County
An evacuation notice was rescinded for all those within two miles of Hohneck and Watkins Roads, according to Saline County emergency officials. Fire crews are working a large grass fire roughly 5-7 miles northwest of Salina, according to the National Weather Service. The fire that started on the south side...
Four new classes added to career pathway at high school
Beginning next school year, students at Abilene High School will have four new Career and Technical Education Pathway classes to choose from. With a unanimous vote the school board approved the addition of Introduction to Agriscience — Production, Agricultural Mechanics, Crop and Range Management, and Pharmacy Technician courses at its Feb. 12 board meeting.
Abilene and Smoky Valley Railroad announce expanded schedule for 2024
The Abilene and Smoky Valley Railroad has announced its most ambitious operating schedule in the railroad’s 31-year history. The regular 2024 schedule will open on April 10, with some dinner trains and excursions scheduled during the KSU/KU Spring Breaks in March. A&SV President and General Manager Ross Boelling said...