Home | KQNK News

KQNK News

KHP Participates In Annual Memorial Day Step Campaign

kansas-highway-patrol-logo.gif

The peak of summer travel across our nation’s highways is about to begin. The Kansas Highway Patrol will be working additional hours from May 18 until May 31. This additional coverage comes thanks to funding from the Kansas Department of Transportation through the STEP (Special Traffic Enforcement Program) campaign, to help motorists reach their destinations safely. “The Patrol is dedicated ...

Read More »

Unofficial City Council Meeting Minutes May 6th

kqnk-300x150-default

NOTE: The following minutes are unofficial until approved at the next regularly scheduled council meeting. May 6, 2015 The Norton City Council met in regular session Wednesday, May 6, 2015, at 5:30 p.m., with Mayor Jim Miller presiding. Council members present were Jerry Jones, Roberta Ryan, Jeff Urban, Chriss McDiffett, Gary Lacy and Ron Briery. Others present were Jon Boxler, ...

Read More »

Patrol Seeking Information On Those Who Tampered With Patrol Vehicles

kansas-highway-patrol-logo.gif

This past weekend, some of our troopers discovered missing or loose lug nuts on their patrol vehicles. On two particular vehicles, all lug nuts were loose or missing on all four of the tires. On one specific vehicle, one tire had two lug nuts totally removed, three were within two turns of coming off, and the other was within a ...

Read More »

City Council Meeting Minutes- April 1, 2015

kqnk-300x150-default

NOTE: The following minutes are unofficial until approved at the next regularly scheduled council meeting. April 1, 2015 The Norton City Council met in regular session Wednesday, April 1, 2015, at 5:30 p.m., with Council President Jerry Jones presiding. Other council members present were Roberta Ryan, Jeff Urban, Chriss McDiffett, Gary Lacy and Ron Briery. Mayor Corns was absent. Others ...

Read More »

UNOFICIAL CITY COUNCIL MINUTES JAN. 21ST

kqnk-300x150-default

NOTE:  The following minutes are unofficial until approved at the next regularly scheduled council meeting.   January 21, 2015   The Norton City Council met in regular session Wednesday, January 21, 2015, at 5:30 p.m., with Mayor David Corns presiding.  Council members present were Jerry Jones, Jeff Urban, Chriss McDiffett, Gary Lacy and Ron Briery.  Roberta Ryan was absent.  Others ...

Read More »

UNOFICIAL CITY COUNCIL MINUTES JAN.7

kqnk-300x150-default

NOTE:  The following minutes are unofficial until approved at the next regularly scheduled council meeting.     January 7, 2015   The Norton City Council met in regular session Wednesday, January 7, 2015, at 5:30 p.m., with Mayor David Corns presiding.  Council members present were Jerry Jones, Roberta Ryan, Jeff Urban, Chriss McDiffett, Gary Lacy and Ron Briery.  Others present ...

Read More »

Norton City Council Minutes Unooficial 11-19-2014

kqnk-300x150-default

NOTE:  The following minutes are unofficial until approved at the next regularly scheduled council meeting.   November 19, 2014   The Norton City Council met in regular session Wednesday, November 19, 2014, at 5:30 p.m., with Mayor David Corns presiding.  Council members present were Jerry Jones, Roberta Ryan, Jeff Urban, Chriss McDiffett, Gary Lacy and Ron Briery.  Others present were ...

Read More »

Board of Education Usd 211 Unoficial Minutes

kqnk-300x150-default

FOLLOWING ARE MINUTES AS ORIGINALLY WRITTEN.  THEY HAVE NOT BEEN APPROVED BY THE BOARD OF EDUCATION. Regular Meeting Board of Education Unified School District #211 November 10, 2014 The regular meeting of the Board of Education, U.S.D. 211, was called to order at 7:30 p.m. by Robert Wyatt, President, at the Alice Tweed Center, 105 E. Waverly, Norton, Kansas.  All ...

Read More »

Dierking Elected Chairman Of The Kansas Association Of Broadcasters

kab.jpg

Bruce Dierking of Marysville was recently elected Chairman of the Kansas Association of Broadcasters at their annual meeting October 18-20 in Wichita. A board member since 2009, he currently serves as Chairman Elect, and last year was Secretary/Treasurer for the organization, which represents 284 member radio and television stations in Kansas. Dierking owns and operates radio stations KNDY/KNDY FM Marysville, ...

Read More »

Unoficial City Council Minutes October 15, 2014

kqnk-300x150-default

NOTE:  The following minutes are unofficial until approved at the next regularly scheduled council meeting.     October 15, 2014   The Norton City Council met in regular session Wednesday, October 15, 2014, at 5:30 p.m., with Mayor David Corns presiding.  Council members present were Jerry Jones, Roberta Ryan, Chriss McDiffett, Gary Lacy and Ron Briery.  Jeff Urban was absent.  ...

Read More »

Kansas Deer-Vehicle Collisions Peak In Mid-November

deer-crossing-graphic.gif

Deer can be spotted near our state’s roadways any time of the year. However, in the fall, motorists should be especially vigilant for deer crossing the highways. Deer breeding season peaks in mid-November, and this marks the period when deer-vehicle collisions are highest. That’s why the Kansas Department of Transportation (KDOT), the Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism (KDWPT), ...

Read More »

Unofficial City Council Minutes Sep. 19, 2014

kqnk-300x150-default

NOTE:  The following minutes are unofficial until approved at the next regularly scheduled council meeting.     September 17, 2014   The Norton City Council met in regular session Wednesday, September 17, 2014, at 5:30 p.m., with Mayor David Corns presiding.  Council members present were Jerry Jones, Roberta Ryan, Jeff Urban, Chriss McDiffett, Gary Lacy and Ron Briery.  Others present ...

Read More »

Drug Take-Back Day Scheduled For September 27th

drugs

TOPEKA – (September 22, 2014) – Law enforcement officers across the state will be collecting unused leftover medications for safe disposal on Saturday, September 27, Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt said today. The collection events are part of a nationwide effort to safely dispose of leftover medications to prevent accidental or intentional misuse. Since the program began in 2010, the ...

Read More »

Unoficial City Council Minutes Sep. 3r, 2014

kqnk-300x150-default

NOTE:  The following minutes are unofficial until approved at the next regularly scheduled council meeting.       September 3, 2014   The Norton City Council met in regular session Wednesday, September 3, 2014, at 5:30 p.m., with Mayor David Corns presiding.  Council members present were Jerry Jones, Roberta Ryan, Chriss McDiffett, Gary Lacy and Ron Briery.  Jeff Urban arrived ...

Read More »