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Hilmar Cheese Plant To Open This Fall

The Hilmar Cheese plant in Dodge City is set to begin production by the end of the year, according to Director of Site Development...

Proposed bill would impact deer hunting in Barton, rest of Kansas

"If we lose our reputation as a trophy white-tail deer state, the value for every one of those landowners goes down." That was the...

Don’t trash the ashes

Recycle today for a better garden tomorrow The phrase “waste not, want not” goes back to a time when the essentials of life were difficult...


A Gathering for Gardeners

A day filled with free gardening information for homeowners and gardeners has been scheduled for Saturday, March 9th . The Hutchinson Horticulture Club organizes and...


NOTORIOUS is now on exhibit at the Rice County Historical Society. This engaging exhibit explores a selection of so-called notorious figures from Kansas' past,...

K-State health specialist urges routine blood pressure checks

It may sometimes seem that getting your blood pressure checked at the doctor’s office is a trivial task, perhaps only a necessary prelude to...



Monarch butterflies just took a big hit. Midwesterners may see few of them this year

Celia Llopis-Jepsen Kansas New Service Butterfly enthusiasts in the eastern half of North America will have to look harder this spring and summer to spot the winged migrants that have become...

Topeka Angler Sets New Kansas Record for Crappie

Topeka resident, Bobby Parkhurst, was fishing at Pottawatomie State Fishing Lake No. 2 when the catch-of-a-lifetime came into contact with his lure. Little did...

Free Deer Tags May Cost More Than We Think

All Kansas sportsmen should be very concerned about a new bill that has been introduced in our legislature. House Bill 2079 states that the...


By Roots Rated on Oct. 15, 2022 When it comes to hiking, Kansas should be on every outdoor lovers’ list. It’s the ideal place for day hikers or...