A missing 5-year-old Rose Hill child was found in Tonkawa Thursday evening following a search by both the Kansas Bureau of Investigation and the Oklahoma Highway Patrol. An Amber Alert was issued Thursday when it was reported an unidentified male subject and the child’s biological... Read More.
Work will start soon on surfacing of a 10-mile section of U.S. 77 in Cowley County. According to the Kansas Department of Transportation, the project involves what’s known as an ultrathin bonded asphalt surfacing. It will be applied to U.S. 77 from the Winfield north... Read More.
On the heels of her triumphant headlining return to the iconic Stagecoach Festival, 8-time GRAMMY® Award winner and 3-time ACM Entertainer of the Year, Carrie Underwood, announces her new arena tour, The Denim & Rhinestones Tour. The tour will be coming to BOK Center... Read More.
Leadership Cowley County and Southwestern College are teaming up to provide a workshop for the public to hone their leadership skills. The workshop, scheduled for Saturday, June 11, from 8:30 a.m. through noon, will be led by Dr. Ross Peterson-Veatch of Southwestern using the “Immunity... Read More.
Cowley College Board of Trustees member Christopher Swan has resigned. According to notes from the board's Monday meeting released by the college Tuesday, the board accepted Swan's resignation and approved the clerk to publish official notice of a trustee vacancy. Swan was selected by the board... Read More.
Just make it click, the Ark City Police Department says. "The instant you buckle up before driving or riding in the front seat of a car or truck, you cut your risk of a fatal injury in a crash nearly in half," the ACPD said... Read More.
A small section of road on Cowley 17, also known as 85th Road or the Old Highway between Winfield and Ark City, will be closed all day Tuesday. According to Cowley County Public Works Monday morning, work will be on a stretch 4 tenths of... Read More.
KanPak was announced Thursday as the winner of the 2021 Governor’s Award of Excellence, the top award given to a business by the state. The Ark City-based company was celebrated at the inaugural "To the Stars: Celebrating Kansas Businesses" banquet in Topeka,... Read More.
Republican Rep. Ron Estes, who represents Cowley County and much of south central Kansas in the U.S. House of Representatives, voted against the latest weapons and support bill for Ukraine Tuesday. Estes joined just 57 others in Congress to vote against the $40 billion aid... Read More.
Masterbuilders for the 2021-2022 academic year at Southwestern College in Winfield were named during Honors Convocation recently, according to a news release from SC Tuesday. The honor of Masterbuilder is given to graduating seniors who best typify the spirit of Southwestern, the college said. The Student... Read More.
The Cowley County Sheriff’s Office has released the names of the four individuals who were found with gunshot wounds at the 7 Clans Gasino north of Newkirk early in the morning on May 3. According to a news release... Read More.