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On the road again with the Pottawatomie County Commission.

Roads dominated the business at the Monday commission meeting with Jim Jenkins, assistant Public Works Director, reporting several roads were bladed and ... read the rest»

Westmoreland City Council Meeting

The Westmoreland City Council is still pondering a revision to the "dangerous dog" ordinance. A revised copy of ordinance #548 "...prohibiting, keeping, ... read the rest»

Pottawatomie County Commissioners Meeting

Three stretches of road in Pottawatomie County will be receiving some "experimental" treatments this week. The goal is to see how well they rate in durability ... read the rest»

FSA deadlines

Westmoreland--- The deadlines for the USDA, Farm Service Agency (FSA) to accept applications under the Noninsured Crop Disaster Assistance Program (NAP) ... read the rest»


Westmoreland — Connect Pottawatomie County Coalition is working to help smokers quit during the American Cancer Society Great American Smokeout ... read the rest»

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2014 3A Substate Basketball Tournament

News top 5

Southwest Kansas Forage Conference planned for Feb. 17 in Garden City

****This news release from K-State Research and Extension is posted at ... read the rest»

State Treasurer’s Office Announces New Assistant State Treasurer

TOPEKA — The State Treasurer’s Office announced today the promotion of Jennifer Hermann to assistant state treasurer and the resignation of ... read the rest»

Shopping at the Volland Store - a tradition returns!

Volland Store Holiday Mercantile: Rural | Urban December 12-13 11 am to 7 pm 24098 Volland Road, Alma, KS halfway between Alma and Alta Vista on Volland ... read the rest»

4th Annual Kansas Freedom Index Released

Wichita — In advance of the upcoming session Kansas Policy Institute released a new scorecard tracking votes from the 2015 legislative session. ... read the rest»

Kansas Regional Advisory Committee Meeting to be held

The Kansas Regional Advisory Committee will be held on Thursday, December 3, 2015 at 9:30 a.m. in the Westar Professional Development Center, 801 NE Hwy ... read the rest»

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Sports top 5

Dawgs Repeat

Rossville fans went through a season of runaway victories wondering if a challenge was available in class 3A. On Saturday in the state championship game ... read the rest»

Bulldawgs take down Panthers

The number one team in class 3A survived a stiff challenge from St. Mary’s Colgan in Sectional play last Friday night. Rossville used a well balanced ... read the rest»

Win and Advance

The Rossville Bulldawgs completed a fantastic week of play in the first round of the 2015 3A state playoffs. By winning their Bi-District and Regional ... read the rest»

Rossville Wins Shootout

The latest edition of the best rivalry in the state did not disappoint for a half of football last Thursday night. The Silver Lake Eagles came out swinging ... read the rest»

State XC change in awards times

The Smoke Signal received word after press time that the awards times for the State Cross Country Meet on Saturday were sent incorrectly. The race times ... read the rest»
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