Nebraska community unites to prevent Red Cloud nursing home from permanent closure
Red Cloud, NEB. — After 41 years, a local nursing home is closing due to a shortage of employees and not being able to sustain the care its residents need. Heritage of Red Cloud Nursing Home still has a chance to remain open if the local hospital can take over the home.
Urgent Boil Water Advisory for South Smith County and Athol Residents
The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) has issued a boil water advisory for a part of Smith County Rural Water District No. 1. This advisory affects the public water supply system in Smith County, specifically south of 100 RD and west of L Road, including Athol. The City of Smith Center is not under this advisory.
2-27-24 High School Wrestling Locker Room Chats
Dusty Deines wraps up the 2023-24 season with the head wrestling coaches of Beloit, Osborne and Smith Center. 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.
Minneapolis, February 27 High School 🏀 Game Notice
The Beloit High School basketball team will have a game with Minneapolis High School on February 27, 2024, 19:00:00 CST. ALWAYS WANTED TO DUNK LIKE A TOTAL BADASS, OR DEVELOP ROCK-SOLID WORK ETHIC....
Superior launches scalping screen for large feed sizes
Superior Industries introduced a heavy-duty scalping screen to its lineup of Guardian horizontal screens. According to Superior, the new scalping screen handles a maximum feed size of 18 in. The screen surpasses Superior’s medium-duty predecessor, which maxes out at 14 in. The heavy-duty scalping screen is equipped with a...
Featherlite Adds Transporter Service Center
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Featherlite Trailers, the official trailer of NASCAR, has announced a new strategic partnership with Superior Trailer Solutions as its newest Featherlite Authorized Transporter Service Center. With this partnership, Featherlite is strengthening its commitment to quality service, not just on the track, but also in service...
995: Classic Hits Q-106.7 & 102.5 News, Weather & Sports Update – 2/27/2024
Classic Hits Q-106.7 & 102.5 News, Weather & Sports Update – 2/27/2024. 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.
Beloit Call changes to once a week
The Beloit Call has been a local community newspaper for over 120 years and that is not going to change.As you have read, there is a new owner of The Beloit Call, but we still have the same staff in place. We plan to bring our readers the same local ...
Monty two-time State Champion
Above: Beloit High school sophomore Brogan Monty pins freshman, Huck Seger of Caney in his first round at the 3-2-1A State Championships in the 113 weight division.Right: Brogan Monty with his second pin at State competition over sophomore Alexander Hamel of Hill City.Stan Whitlow courtesy photos ...
Boudroueax places fifth in State Championships
Beloit High School junior Brodie Boudreaux pins sophomore Tyler Hutchinson of Council Grove in his first round of the 3-2-1A State Championships in the 215 weight division. Right: Boudreaux pinsfreshman Radyn Martin of Caney to advance in the semifinals. Stan Whitlow’s courtesy photos ...
Heritage of Red Cloud closing due to staffing shortage
RED CLOUD, Neb. (KSNB) - After servicing Red Cloud for over 40 years, the Heritage of Red Cloud will be closing its doors. The senior care home has been attempting to overcome staffing issues the past three years, but hasn’t been successful with retention. Staffing shortages in rural Nebraska...
Today the gas price is close to $2.74 in Beloit as of 2024-02-26. 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 $3.264, a week ago the price is $3.279 , according to AAA.
The total snowfall Smith County got in January
Stacker compiled data on the snowfall that Smith County, Kansas received in January 2024 using data from the National Centers for Environmental Information
NCAA League Weekly Update
Republic County vs. Valley Heights (Wabaunsee 2A sub-state) Sacred Heart vs. Lincoln (Wabaunsee 2A sub-state) SE of Saline vs. Osage City (SE of Saline 3A sub-state) Ellsworth vs. Nickerson (Hoisington 3A sub-state) Beloit vs. Minneapolis (Riley County 3A sub-state) 2023-2024 NCAA Boys Basketball Standings. NCAA Overall. Team W L W...
Boil Water Advisory rescinded for the city of Gaylord, Smith County
The Kansas Department of Health and Environment has rescinded a boil water advisory for the city of Gaylord public water supply system in Smith County. The advisory was issued because of a line break resulting in a loss of pressure in the system. Failure to maintain adequate pressure may result in a loss of chlorine residuals and bacterial contamination.
New exhibit to provide window to the world that inspired Willa Cather’s writings
LINCOLN — A new permanent exhibit will open March 1 in Red Cloud designed to portray the history of the prairie region that inspired Willa Cather’s life and literature. “Making A Place: A Long History of Red Cloud” will be housed in the recently renovated Farmers and Merchants Bank, which served as the first home in 1962 of what was then known as the Willa Cather Pioneer Memorial.
Mitchell County needed Server purchase of $39,689.43 and K-9 Officer Zed of $16,400
The Mitchell County Commissioners conducted their weekly meeting on Tuesday this week because Monday was the Federal observance of President’s Day. All Commissioners and the County Clerk were present.Jeff Roberg, County IT Director and Tony Perez, Mitchell County Sheriff were present and requested a 10-minute executive session to discuss courthouse ...
Taproot Theatre’s cofounders to star in How to Write a New Book for the Bible
Taproot Theatre is excited to announce the second play in its 2024 Jewell Mainstage Season, Bill Cain’s How to Write a New Book for the Bible. Directed by Taproot’s Associate Artistic Director, Bretteney Beverly and featuring Taproot cofounders Pam Nolte and Scott Nolte, the show opens on March 20th and runs through April 20th.
BJSHS win at Regional KidWind competition
MANHATTAN – On Wednesday, Feb. 22, eight students from Beloit Jr/ Sr High School attended the KidWind Regional Competition in Manhattan, and represented Beloit well.The 8th grade team of Rilee Lundine, Tripp Stillwell, Colby Albert, and Brylee LePon brought home 1st place in the 4th-8th grade division. The 8th grade ...
City of Portis to benefit from EPA water infrastructure upgrade funds
Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced $56,829,000 from President Biden’s Investing in America Agenda for Kansas drinking water and clean water infrastructure upgrades. The funding is part of the over $50 billion investment in water infrastructure upgrades from President Biden’s Bipartisan Infrastructure Law – the largest such...