NWester: 100 years later, Almena school still making the grade
If only these walls could talk. Almena Grade School, part of Northern Valley USD 212 in Almena that includes Long Island, recently had a 100th-anniversary celebration of the current building, which is situated on a corner not far from Main Street in Almena. Locals simply call the school and the...
Washington state man takes plea deal in Furnas County fatal crash
BEAVER CITY, Neb. (KSNB) - A Washington state man has taken a plea deal in connection with a fatal crash near Beaver City that happened nearly a year ago. Furnas County District Court records show 29-year-old Kyiaz Ulanov has pleaded no contest to two counts of felony motor vehicle homicide. Willful reckless driving charges and violating a stop sign infraction have been dropped in the case.
STORM WATCH: Rainy conditions and potential thunderstorms on Long Island
The News 12 Storm Watch Team says to expect rain and possible thunderstorms today.
Today the gas price is close to $2.93 in Phillipsburg as of 2024-03-04. Find the available 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 Monday is $3.352, a week ago the price is $3.264 , according to AAA.
Bluejay Rewind: Norton Girls Basketball vs. Holcomb (3A Sub-State Semifinals) – 3/1/2024
Bluejay Rewind: Norton Girls Basketball vs. Holcomb (3A Sub-State Semifinals) – 3/1/2024. Sunflower State Radio is the digital platform for Dierking Communications, Inc. serving Kansas from our broadcast studios in Marysville, Glen Elder, and Norton, Kansas. KNDY AM & FM Marysville; KDNS-FM & KZDY-FM Glen Elder; KQNK AM & FM Norton.
Ban of Open Burning In Norton County Issued
The Board of Norton County Commissioners on Thursday issued a burn ban for the entire county until further notice. The official notice of the burning pan is listed below.
New Age Industrial Promotes Scott Schrum to Assistant National Sales Manager for Material Handling Division
Norton, KS – February 26, 2024 — New Age Industrial is pleased to announce the promotion of Scott Schrum to Assistant National Sales Manager of the Material Handling Division. Scott is a driven business leader with over 30 years of success driving growth through effective sales and management strategies. He holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree with a minor in Economics obtained from the University of Kansas.
Bluejay Rewind: Norton Boys Basketball vs. Cimarron (3A Sub-State Qtr Finals) – 2/26/2024
Bluejay Rewind: Norton Boys Basketball vs. Cimarron (3A Sub-State Qtr Finals) – 2/26/2024. Sunflower State Radio is the digital platform for Dierking Communications, Inc. serving Kansas from our broadcast studios in Marysville, Glen Elder, and Norton, Kansas. KNDY AM & FM Marysville; KDNS-FM & KZDY-FM Glen Elder; KQNK AM & FM Norton.
Bridge construction starting on K-9 in Phillips County
The first of two bridge projects along K-9 in Phillips County is expected to start the week of March 4. The Kansas Department of Transportation project will replace the bridge over Wolf Creek, located approximately 3.5 miles east of Logan. A shoofly detour will be constructed first that will carry traffic around the work zone while the new structure is being built.
Columbus couple accused of beating, hurling racial slurs at teens in Harlan County
ALMA, Neb. (KOLN) - A Columbus couple is facing multiple child abuse charges out of Harlan County in southern Nebraska. Court records show Nancy Tieman, 71, and Keith Tieman, 73, each are charged with four counts of child abuse. Each charge is a class IIIA felony. Arrest affidavits for the...
Norton, February 27 High School 🏀 Game Notice
The Southwestern Heights High School basketball team will have a game with Norton Community High School on February 27, 2024, 18:00:00 CST. ALWAYS WANTED TO DUNK LIKE A TOTAL BADASS, OR DEVELOP ROCK-SOLID WORK ETHIC....
Two Rivers district reports two Nebraska adult influenza deaths
SIGNS & SYMPTOMS – Common symptoms of the flu often — but not always — include fever as well as aching muscles, chills, and sweats. WHEN TO SEE A DOCTOR – Most people who get the flu can treat themselves at home and often don't need to see a healthcare professional. If you have emergency symptoms of the flu, get medical care right away.
Logan-Palco concludes regular season and hosts first round of substate
With a score on the fast break, junior Ryan Prewo closes out the first quarter against Oberlin with a 14-9 lead. The Logan-Palco Trojans finished their regular season by hosting Decatur Community at Palco. Both JV teams were able to play two quarters, with the girls losing 16-31 and the boys capturing the 25-19 win.
🚧 Traffic Alert: Weekday Lane Closures on M-21 in West Michigan
The time displayed is local to the original X account in West Michigan. Travelers in West Michigan should prepare for traffic delays as lane closures are set to take place this week on M-21 (Fulton Street). The affected segment is from Forest Hill Avenue/Crahen Avenue to Grand River Drive, with restrictions occurring between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. from Tuesday through Friday. Motorists may want to seek alternative routes or allow extra travel time to navigate the area during these times. These closures are necessary to accommodate road work operations. Planning ahead can help ensure a smoother commute.
Stamford teacher's children book inspired by Black history
Yvette Cole participated in a book reading at the Harry Bennet Branch of Ferguson Library in Stamford Saturday.
Bridge construction on K-9 in Phillips County begins in March
The Kansas Department of Transportation says work will begin soon on bridge construction in Phillips County.
Growing Yak in Kansas: A New Kind of Protein
The only thing I knew about Yak, until I started Shop Kansas Farms, was that it was some kind of hairy animal that roamed the Himalayas and were a part of Mongolian and Tibetan culture. Also, I cannot hear that word without the 1959 song from The Coasters ringing in my ears, “Yakety Yak, don’t talk back.”
Museum News (February 26, 2024)
Mrs. Julie Peterson-Shea and several of her art students stop to pose in front of Phillipsburg’s display in the 47th Annual High School Art Show during their field trip to the Hansen Museum in Logan. Decorating barns dates back to Colonial days when colonists painted folk art patterns on...
Oxford woman sentenced for conspiracy to distribute meth and fentanyl in Kearney
LINCOLN — United States Attorney Susan Lehr announced that Samantha Miller, 31, of Oxford, Nebraska, was sentenced February 16, 2024 in federal court in Lincoln, Nebraska, for conspiracy to distribute methamphetamine and fentanyl. Senior United States District Court Judge John M. Gerrard sentenced Miller to 60 months’ imprisonment. There...
Beaver City man charged with terroristic threats and causing car damage worth thousands
FURNAS COUNTY, Neb — A Beaver City man has been charged with causing thousands of dollars to a vehicle and threatening to burn down a house. Ethan Geise, 28, is charged in Furnas County Court with terroristic threats and criminal mischief ($1,500 to $4,999). According to an arrest warrant...