Dickinson County, KS

Abilene Reflector-Chronicle

Democratic Secretary of State candidate visits Chapman for brief campaign stop

Democratic Secretary of State candidate Jeanna Repass visited Chapman Wednesday night where she addressed the Democratic Party of Dickinson County. She introduced herself and answered a few questions from those present at the meeting. “The thing I want people to take away from this is voter security is and voter...
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Sheriff: Kan. man arrested for burglary from porn store

DICKINSON COUNTY —Law enforcement authorities are investigating a burglary and made an arrest. Just before 10p.m. May 19, sheriff's deputies responded to Lion’s Den, located at 2349 Fair Road in Dickinson County, for a commercial business alarm, according to a social media report. Deputies discovered a man had...
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Man accused of stealing $2,000+ doll from Abilene adult store

ABILENE, Kan. (WIBW) - A Washington Co. man has been arrested after a more than $2,000 doll was stolen from an adult store in Abilene. The Dickinson Co. Sheriff’s Office says just before 10 p.m. on Thursday, May 19, deputies responded to the Lion’s Den Adult Super Store in Abilene at 2349 Fair Rd. after the commercial business alarm sounded.
Abilene Reflector-Chronicle

Boundary line changes alter some filing deadlines

The candidate deadline to file for an elected office in Dickinson County is noon on Wednesday, June 1 -- less than one week away. However, the deadline for some other races has changed to noon on Friday, June 10. Those races include United States House of Representatives, Kansas House of Representatives and the State Board of Education.
Abilene Reflector-Chronicle

Washington County man arrested after burglary at Lion’s Den

A Washington County man has been arrested after a robbery at Lion’s Den which took place May 19. The Dickinson County Sheriff’s Office responded to an alarm at approximately 9:53 p.m. May 19 at Lion’s Den at 2349 Fair Rd. where deputies discovered a white male had entered the occupied business and removed property without permission, valued at more than $2,000.

Dickinson County Jail Booking Activity, May 14-20

Following is recent booking activity for the Dickinson County Jail, as provided by law enforcement. Photos, if provided, are courtesy of Dickinson County Jail. All persons are considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. NAME: ADAMS, PATRICK THOMAS; 20; Chapman. CHARGES REQUESTED: Driving while license cancelled/suspended/revoked. NAME:...

UPDATE: Flood watches issued for next few days

UPDATE 2:36 p.m. Monday: The National Weather Service has issued a flood watch in effect from late Monday night through Wednesday morning that includes Dickinson County. Excessive runoff may result in flooding of rivers, creeks, streams, and other low-lying and flood-prone locations. Creeks and streams may rise out of their banks.