Trespassing on CCC campus reason for Parson warrant

  The Colby Police Department has confirmed that they have taken 22-year-old Brandon Parson into custody.   According to Chief Ron Alexander, Parson is being held on outstanding warrants ... Continue Reading →

New study shows positive relationship between physical fitness and academic test scores among Kansas Students

The Kansas State Department of Education and Kansas Department of Health and Environment today announced the results of a new study funded by the Kansas Health Foundation that indicate, ... Continue Reading →

School closings and delays

  As of 6:30 am CST/5:30 am MST, here are reported 2 hour delays and school closings for Jan. 31:   2 hour delays: USD 110 Thunder Ridge, USD 275 Triplains, USD 316 Golden Plains, ... Continue Reading →

Colby Police arrest Parson after pursuit

  The Colby Police Department has confirmed that they have taken 22-year-old Brian Parson into custody.   According to Chief Ron Alexander, authorities received a call from residents ... Continue Reading →

Heavy snow system moving into Tri-State area overnight

  A storm system is predicted to move into the area this evening bringing significant amounts of snowfall to portions of northwest Kansas, southwest Nebraska, and eastern Colorado.    Compacted ... Continue Reading →

Kobach: “Kansas is in a position to push back,” resist Federal Government

  Kansas Secretary of State  Kris Kobach spoke on the campus of Northwest Tech on Jan. 29. Curtis Duncan spoke with Secretary Kobach on some pressing issues in Western Kansas, including ... Continue Reading →

**UPDATE** Colby PD issues formal statement on ongoing search

  “On two different occasions during the afternoon hours of Jan. 29, 2014, the Colby Police Department, assisted by the Kansas Highway Patrol and Thomas County Sheriff’s Department, ... Continue Reading →

Colby PD: ‘Suspect not in custody, not believed to be armed and dangerous’

  Authorities in Colby spent yesterday afternoon and evening looking for a man who has misdemeanors warrants out for his arrest.    The suspect was described as a male wearing a ... Continue Reading →

House praised for approving Farm Bill funding to help save working farm and ranch lands

  One of the nation’s leading conservation groups, the Land Trust Alliance, praised the U.S. House of Representatives today for approving a Farm Bill conference report, 251-166, ... Continue Reading →

Buffalo Bill Center in Oakley hosts western KS students

Approximately 530 students from western Kansas attended Kansas history day at the Buffalo Bill visitor center in Oakley. View This Source Continue Reading →