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Walk-in clinic patients redirected to Hays Family Med

Hays Medical Center announced Monday afternoon patients of the Convenient Care Walk-In Clinic are temporarily being redirected to Hays Family Medicine, 2509 Canterbury. The change is expected to continue through Tuesday due to HVAC maintenance issues, said Shae Veach, vice president of regional oper

HAYS DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-15 19:58:35

Icy roads sent vehicles sliding

With snow blowing across the highways early Monday, the Barton County Sheriff's Office and Great Bend Police Department responded to several non-injury crashes and vehicles that went off the road. Non-injury crashes were reported to the BCSO at 4:54 a.m. on K-96 near Albert, and at 5:38 a.m. in the

GREAT BEND TRIBUNE - 2018-01-16 21:07:00

School board discusses approaches to future bond proposal

With two new members in place, the Hays USD 489 school board once again took up discussion of how and when to approach a third bond for improvements to the district. Board members agreed with Superintendent John Thissen's suggestion to limit the discussion to approximately a half hour. Talk included

HAYS DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-16 06:01:00

Hoisington Chamber Annual Awards announced at banquet

HOISINGTON - On Saturday, Jan. 13, the 61st Annual Banquet and Awards Program was held at the Knights of Columbus in Hoisington. Karen Van Brimmer of the Hoisington Dispatch announced the Citizen of the Year, Richard Neidhart for his service to the community, volunteering for the Knights of Columbu

GREAT BEND TRIBUNE - 2018-01-17 01:02:00

Increasing awareness key to preventing human trafficking

Human trafficking is the second-biggest crime enterprise in the world according to the United Nations, but it doesn't look like what people might expect. That was one of the facts Hays High School students learned last week in an awareness campaign organized by seniors Kaitlyn Schaben and Lisa Schoe


Church acquires new land for cemetery growth

St. Joseph Catholic Church has announced plans to begin developing a new cemetery outside of Hays in the near future. The church has acquired 30 acres of land located on 230th Ave., one-half mile south of Spring Hill Road, approximately a 4-mile drive from the church's location at 201 W. 13th, accor


Woodmansee talks trafficking at Hoisington High

HOISINGTON - In observance of Human Trafficking Awareness month, students at Hoisington High School missed their regular seventh period class Thursday afternoon for an assembly presented by Marissa Woodmansee, Juvenile Services Director for the 20th Judicial District concerning Human Trafficking. Sh


Kansas State University awards semester honors to more than 4,000 students

MANHATTAN - A record 4,044 Kansas State University students have earned semester honors for their academic performance in the fall 2017 semester. Students earning a grade point average for the semester of 3.75 or above on at least 12 credit hours receive semester honors along with commendations from


Missing Pittsburgh Man Found Dead In W.Va.

GLEN JEAN, W.Va. (KDKA) - A Pittsburgh man who went missing while visiting the New River Gorge National River in West Virginia was found dead Tuesday. The National Park Service says 56-year-old George Gross, of Pittsburgh, had told family members he was planning to hike in or around the West Virgini

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-01-16 17:48:05

Steelers sign 7 players to new contracts after season ends

The Steelers are now in offseason mode, following their playoff elimination at the hands of the Jacksonville Jaguars, and they got started on Monday by signing seven players to new contracts. Tight end Xavier Grimble and long snapper Kameron Canaday each signed a one-year contract extension. Both we

WTAE.COM - 2018-01-16 13:38:00

Pittsburgh's Action Weather forecast: Snow to taper off as temperatures drop

Temperatures will be in the single digits to kick off Wednesday, with mostly cloudy skies and a few flurries. A slow warm-up and dry conditions will finish out the work week. Tuesday: Scattered snow, cold. Temperatures near 20. Tuesday night: Mostly cloudy, cold. Low 6. Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, flu

WTAE.COM - 2018-01-16 18:32:00

Pittsburgh Mayor Pledges Better Snow Removal Response

PITTSBURGH, PA - If you've been slipping and sliding around town since Friday night's big snowfall, you have plenty of company. The city's slow response to removing snow from city streets has drawn vociferous criticism and on Tuesday Mayor Bill Peduto pledged changes in the wake of the numerous comp

PATCH - 2018-01-16 20:00:35

Meet Marita Garrett, the woman in charge - Wilkinsburg's new mayor

At just 31 years old, she's Wilkinsburg's new mayor A group of residents, concerned about their Wilkinsburg community, said enough is enough. Fed up with the school district, school taxes, elected officials, and the borough's negative perception, they put a call out online and on social media for an

NEW PITTSBURGH COURIER - 2018-01-16 19:54:17

Penn Hills couple pleads guilty to starving disabled man to death

In November 2015, Penn Hills police responded to a 911 call from Pamela McNeal and Adam Haynes' home on Saint Rose Place. When they went inside, they found 54-year-old David Fuhrman dead in bed. In court Tuesday, McNeal and Haynes pleaded guilty to third-degree murder. According to the criminal comp

WPXI - 2018-01-16 23:41:24

Moldy school room alarms Wilkinsburg officials, parents

A room at a Wilkinsburg school was covered in mold. But top school officials did not know about it until Action News Investigates told them. Officials said students are not at risk, but some parents said they are angry that they had to learn about the mold from Action News Investigates. Pictures s

WTAE.COM - 2018-01-16 23:14:00

List of closed state roads in Crawford County updated by PennDOT

The following state roads in the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation's northwest region are closed to through traffic due to flooding and flood damage. Crawford County Route 322 is closed from Route 6 in the City of Meadville to Franklin Pike in West Mead Township Route 2040 (Spring Street)

MEADVILLE TRIBUNE - 2018-01-16 21:17:00

DeWitt Best Buy guard threatened with knife during PlayStation robbery; suspect arrested

DEWITT, N.Y. -- A Cortland man was determined to leave the Best Buy in DeWitt with a PlayStation 4 game console this weekend, police said. But when a security guard tried to stop Adam Underwood from leaving the store at 3401 Erie Boulevard E. without paying for the PlayStation 4, DeWitt police say U

SYRACUSE.COM - 2018-01-16 03:28:54

12 News goes inside the Binghamton Zoo for a winter update

BINGHAMTON (WBNG) -- During the winter time safety is top of mind. That includes at the Binghamton Zoo. There, leaders are not only making sure to keep their animals safe, but the staff as well. Some of the animals couldn't be happier with the cold climate, while others prefer the comfort of the wa

WBNG-TV - 2018-01-16 23:07:00

Blaze Pizza coming to the Vestal Parkway

VESTAL (WBNG) -- A pizza chain is set to call the Vestal Parkway home in 2018. A spokesperson with California-based Blaze Pizza confirmed to 12 News Tuesday a location is scheduled to open at 3714 Vestal Parkway East. That location used to be home to a McDonald's restaurant. The spokesperson says mi

WBNG-TV - 2018-01-16 22:46:00

School closed at Port Dickinson Elementary due to water main break

(WBNG) -- There will be no school on Tuesday (1/16) at Port Dickinson Elementary due to a water main break in the village. Chenango Valley Central School District Superintendent Dr. David Gill tweeted the following on Monday night: "There will be no school at Port Dickinson Elementary @CVCSDWarriors

WBNG-TV - 2018-01-16 04:15:00