Ark City, KS
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Humidity: 66% Dew Point: 36°
Clouds: 0% Pressure: 30.2 in
Wind: NNW 6 mph Visability: 9 mi Conditions as of 12:37am
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Today
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Thu
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Fri
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Here's What's Happening

CREEKSTONE WATER USE CONCERNING TO ARK CITY

Expansion of Arkansas City’s beef processing plant is causing concern about water. According to the Cowley Traveler, Creekstone Farms could increase its water usage by as much as 50 percent within the next six months, and that has commissioners concerned. This week, they passed... Read More.

Candidate’s Forum Thursday

The Ark City City Commission Candidates Forum is happening Thursday in the Wright Room, hosted by the Ar City Area Chamber of Commerce and the Winfield Area Chamber of Commerce Legislative Committee. Candidates for three open seats inlcude Scott Rogers, Kanyon Gingher, Travis... Read More.

Cowley College Volleyball Team Dominates In Nebraska

The No. 10-ranked Cowley College volleyball team traveled to Columbus, Nebraska for the Ramada Inn Volleyball Classic. At the tournament, the Lady Tigers played against Northeast, North Platte, Bismarck State, and Southwestern. The Lady Tigers defeated all four teams which moved Cowley to a... Read More.

ARK CITY POLICE SEEK BURGLARS WHO MADE OFF WITH 3 VEHICLES

Arkansas City Police are turning to you for help solving a recent burglary involving the theft of three vehicles from a local business. It happened last Thursday at Bulldog Motors on North Summit Street, where thieves forced entry into the building some time either Wednesday... Read More.

5 SELECTED AS POSSIBLE QUEENS

After four days of online voting, five women were selected by Cowley College students, faculty, staff, and administration as finalists for Queen Alalah LXXXVIII, to be crowned during the annual Coronation at 7:30 p.m. Friday, October 25. Those attending the Queen’s Coronation will vote... Read More.

BARNFEST COMES TO ARK CITY NEXT WEEKEND

The Kansas Barn Alliance is a not-for-profit organized in 2006 to discover, memorialize and preserve the story of rural Kansas, especially barns. Each year, the organization puts on a conference called Barnfest to meet its mission and provide resources for those who are interested... Read More.

2019 National Mandolin Champions

2019 National Mandolin Champions Named at the Walnut Valley Festival… 1st  Place Winner:  R. Wesley Carr of Rochelle, IL; 2nd Place Winner:  Luke Lovejoy of Cloverdale, IN; 3rd Place Winner: Holten Doucette of Waller, TX.

National Hammer Dulcimer Champions Named

The National Hammer Dulcimer Champions Named at the 48th Walnut Valley Festival… 1st Place Winner: Nate Pultorak of Saranac, NY; 2nd Place Winner: Ben Haguewood of Mineral Point, MO; 3rd Place Winner: Fran Mayfield of Spring, TX.

National Flat Pick Guitar Champions

The National Flat Pick Guitar Champions were Named at the 48th  Walnut Valley Festival… 1st  Place Winner:  Allen Shadd of Lake Wylie, SC; 2nd Place Winner:  Sullivan Tuttle of Palo Alto, CA; 3rd Place Winner:  Jason Shaw of Lincoln, NE.

Walnut Valley Old Time Fiddle Champions

The Walnut Valley Old Time Fiddle Champions have been Named… 1st  Place Winner:  Celeste Johnson of Arvada, CO; 2nd Place Winner:  Monte Gaylord of Vinita, OK; 3rd Place Winner: Marina Pendleton of Houston, TX.