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Large vehicle storage facility opens
It was about six months from groundbreaking to the opening of a new large-vehicle storage facility at 1301 N. Portland St. Owner Bill Guilliam said there are several features of CP Rentals that sets it apart from similar facilities.
Thanksgiving Day burglary at Salina gas station convenience store
Early on Thanksgiving Day last week, the Xpress Mart at 1118 N. 9th St. reported a burglary to the Salina Police Department at 3:22 a.m. Surveillance footage showed a suspect wearing a gray hoodie with black pants, gloves and a dark face covering breaking into the business around 1 a.m.
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Thief Steals Token Machine, Cash
Salina Police are looking for a clever crook who crawled through a hole he made when he ripped a money machine off a wall – to steal more cash from inside a business. Police Sergeant Kyle Tonniges tells KSAL News that sometime between 3:30pm and 6pm Monday afternoon, someone tore a money machine the dispenses tokens off the car wash building wall at Casey’s on West Crawford.
13-year-old arrested after trying to kill her parents, police say
SALINA, Kan. (KWCH/Gray News) - Police in Kansas arrested a 13-year-old girl on two counts of attempted first-degree murder. She is accused of trying to kill her parents while they were sleeping. The incident occurred early Saturday morning in Salina, KWCH reports. Police said an in-home surveillance camera showed the...
Body found in Saline County may be missing Kansas man
The Saline County Sheriff's Office is waiting for an autopsy report on a body that was found last week. The autopsy could confirm that the body is that of a missing Kansas man.
Headless buck found over Thanksgiving weekend spurs hunt for poacher
CLAY CO., Kan. (WIBW) - A headless buck found poached over Thanksgiving weekend has spurred the hunt for a poacher near Manchester. Game wardens with the Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks say that on Nov. 25, the Dickinson Co. Game Warden was called to the southern part of Clay Co. - about 2.5 miles northwest of Manchester off Frontier Rd. - with reports of a poached deer.
The Longford Rodeo: A Fusion of Cowboy Heritage and Modern Festivities
Longford, Kansas, may seem like a quiet town for most of the year, but as the summer heat begins to fade, it gears up for its most anticipated event: the Longford Rodeo. Since 1955, this annual PRCA-sanctioned spectacle has been a highlight on the Labor Day weekend calendar, drawing hundreds of enthusiasts eager to indulge in the thrill of cowboy sports. The event is a seamless blend of traditional rodeo competitions and family-oriented entertainment, reflecting the rich history and vibrant community spirit of Longford.
Carlton, Kansas: A Historical Tapestry of American Progress
Carlton, Kansas, established in 1887, is a small town with a story woven into the very fabric of American history. Once a bustling hub for the Missouri Pacific Railroad, Carlton's history is rich with the tales of growth and transformation that defined the era. Leslie Perkins Snow, an early resident and U.S. pension examiner, chronicled the town's evolution through detailed letters to his fiancée, offering a unique glimpse into the life of late 19th-century Kansas. His narratives provide insight into the daily lives and pioneering spirit of Carlton's settlers.
Man Charged in Amber Alert Case
A Kansas man is facing federal charges following an incident at the Fort Riley federal military installation. According to court documents, 24-year-old Jordan Thompson of Galena is charged with two counts of assault with a deadly weapon for allegedly assaulting two people on November 24, 2023, while at Fort Riley in Junction City.
Chapman Irish to return experience to the court
CHAPMAN – Head coach Drew Gruver begins his third season as the Chapman Irish boys basketball leader and he thinks this year’s team will improve on the 2022-2023 season overall record because of the experience the team returns. Gruver expects his starting five to consist of four seniors...
Heritage Homes Association of Abilene 46th 'Homes for the Holidays Tour'
The Heritage Homes Association (HHA) of Abilene is thrilled to announce the 46th annual Homes for the Holidays Tour, scheduled for Saturday, December 2, from 4-8 p.m. and Sunday, December 3, from 1-5 p.m. This cherished event, which has become a tradition since its inception, offers visitors a unique opportunity to explore the rich history and architectural diversity of Abilene's homes, featuring five exceptional residences and the historic St. John’s Episcopal Church.
Arrest made after Accidental Shooting
A Salina man tells police he was hit by gunfire in a drive by shooting – then recants his story and is arrested. Police Sergeant Kyle Tonniges tells KSAL News that officers interviewed 19-year-old Isaiah Grajales at the hospital regarding a gunshot wound to his right thigh. Police say...
Salina Teen Facing Drug Charges
A Salina teen is facing a number of drug related charges after he allegedly fired a pistol into the air. According to Police Sergeant Kyle Tonniges, officers were sent to the 700 block of Fairdale just after midnight on Thursday. Police say a fight in a parking lot may have sparked the gunshot – and a group of people then ran from the scene.
Emporia man arrested in Council Grove on suspicion of drug distribution near school
The Morris County Drug Enforcement Unit says it has arrested an Emporia man on suspicion of distributing drugs near a school. The arrest happened Thursday night as part of a traffic stop in the 1000 block of East Main in Council Grove, about two blocks east of Council Grove Elementary School. A news release says 36-year-old John Salazar was arrested on suspicion of possessing methamphetamine with intent to distribute the drug within 1,000 feet of a school, as well as possession of drug paraphernalia and possesison of marijuana.
Taste the Smoke: Salina's Top 3 BBQ Outlets Worth Your Time
In this article, we explore three tantalizing barbecue spots in Salina. Have you had the chance to savor the flavors at any of these places? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below.
Kansas Wildlife and Parks Respond to Call of Poached Deer
On their Facebook page, the Kansas Wildlife and Parks – Game Wardens page shared that on November 25th, The Dickinson County Game Warden responded to a call about a poached deer. The deer, found in southern Clay County about 2 1/2 miles Northwest of Manchester just off Frontier Road, was a headless buck that appeared to have been shot with a rifle.
Manhattan woman sent to hospital after semi-truck collides with SUV
SOLOMON, Kan. (WIBW) - A Manhattan woman was taken to an Abilene hospital after her SUV was rear-ended by a semi-truck on I-70 near Solomon. The Kansas Highway Patrol Crash Log indicates that around 8 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 24, emergency crews were called to the area of mile marker 267.3 on westbound I-70 - about 1 mile east of Solomon - with reports of a 2-vehicle collision.
Local Traffic Alert: Storm Drainage Infrastructure Construction to Begin on SW 6th Street
Construction on the storm drainage infrastructure is anticipated to begin the week of November 27, 2023, between SW 6th and the Union Pacific Railroad, weather permitting. A timeline for construction to the roadway will be released soon. During road construction, traffic will be reduced to a single lane each direction; K-15 will not be closed. Continue to follow the Community Engagement KDOT CCLIP Project Page for more information and updates.Visit here for more details.
Saline County Sheriff’s Notes 11-27-23
No one was injured after a vehicle fire on Saturday evening. Deputies report the owner of a 2004 Ford Ranger was sitting in the vehicle warming it up in the parking lot at Stryten Energy in the 400 block of E. Berg Road. A fire started under the truck and a crew from Salina Fire Department arrived before the vehicle was destroyed. No one was hurt.