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Royals Charities surpasses $1.2 million in 2014 funding


Royals Charities, the Royals' charitable foundation, announced funding on Thursday of more than $1.2 million this year to organizations and government entities in the Kansas City area that support children, education, youth baseball/softball and the mi... Read More »

MLB Notebook: Rookie, big bats keep Royals’ hopes alive


The Royals broke out for 10 runs in Game 6, which was more than enough support for rookie starter Yordano Ventura, who tossed seven shoutout innings to help force a decisive Game 7. Read More »

Howser’s daughter is with Kansas City all the way


Play your kind of baseball, Royals -- unrelenting, always ready, and capable. Know we are with you, support you and appreciate you. A lifetime of gratitude extended to our family assures that Kansas City understands and appreciates the quality of what ... Read More »

Royals enjoying robust support from fans


The crowd of 35,114 at the Royals-Giants game Saturday night boosted Kansas City's home attendance to 1,313,636 or an average of 23,458 a game. The overall total is up 82,305 compared to the same 56 home dates in 2013. Read More »

Red Cross Issues Top 4th of July Safety Steps for Travel, Grilling and Fireworks


Topeka, KS, Tuesday, July 1, 2014 — This Fourth of July weekend, many people will be traveling, firing up the backyard grill or enjoying fireworks, and the American Red Cross offers a series of steps everyone can follow to safely enjoy the holiday weekend. “Everyone looks forward to having fun over the Fourth of July, and the Red Cross wants ... Read More »

KDOT Reminder: Political Signs Not Allowed On Highway Right Of Way


It’s a sign of the season – campaigning to support your favorite political candidate. However, if your plans involve placing a political sign, the Kansas Department of Transportation (KDOT) reminds you to make sure it’s not located on highway right of way. By law, all right of way on state highways is to be used exclusively for public highway purposes. ... Read More »

The Wildcats Play Here: AM 1530/FM 106.7 KQNK


Northwest Kansas & Southeast Nebraska listens to the K-State Wildcats right here on Classic Hits KQNK AM 1530/FM 106.7. KANSAS STATE WILDCAT HEADLINES Read More »

Senator Roberts and Staff recognized


U.S. Senator Pat Roberts and his staff received awards for their leadership on issues important to wheat producers from the National Association of Wheat Growers and the Kansas Association of Wheat Growers.  Senator Roberts received the Wheat Advocate Award given annually to members of Congress who have demonstrated support for the wheat industry above and beyond the norm.  Senator Roberts ... Read More »

Domestic Violence Funding


Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt has joined with attorneys general from 46 other states in asking Congress to reauthorize federal programs directed at keeping women and families safe from domestic violence.  The law, known as the Violence Against Women Act, was first passed in 1994. The law was last reauthorized in 2006. In their letter of support, the attorneys general ... Read More »

Committee Election


  Norton County USDA Farm Service Agency Executive Director Carl R Warner, announced that county committee elections are over, the ballots are counted and the results are in.  Ivan Kingham of Norton was elected to represent LAA 2 and Melinda Harting of Norton will serve as the first alternate. Elected county committee members serve a three-year term and are responsible ... Read More »

Business in the Spotlight


THE NORTON CITY COUNTY ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT SALUTES A NORTON COUNTY BUSINESS As THE BUSINESS IN THE SPOTLIGHT EACH MONTH.  THIS MONTH IS DOCTOR LAMONT SHIRK.  Dr. Lamont Shirk started practicing in Norton in July of 1985.  He purchased the dental practice of Dr. Rex Keener who had practiced dentistry in Norton for 35 years.  Dr. Shirk decided he wanted to ... Read More »

Library memberships


Norton Friends of the Library is a non-profit organization dedicated to developing community interest in and support for library services.  The Friends of the Library support the purchase of the bikes for the summer reading program, and help with special programs for the summer reading.  The Friends purchase all the summer reading supplies, the table for the Community Room, games ... Read More »