Daytime highs approaching 76 under mainly clear skies
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Partly cloudy skies with a chance for scattered thunderstorms
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High temperatures reach up to 83 under partly cloudy skies with a chance for scattered storms early
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Here's What's Happening

Money goes out to criminal justice organizations

Governor Laura Kelly, on behalf of the Kansas Criminal Justice Coordinating Council (KCJCC), today announced that more than $2 million will be awarded to Kansas criminal justice organizations as part of the 2022 grant awards for the Federal Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant... Read More.

Snoopy the Musical coming up

From the Winfield Viking Theatre Department: Tickets are selling quickly so don’t wait too long! SNOOPY the Musical show dates: November 19 and 20 at 7:30 pm and November 21 at 2:00 pm. We’ll have some special guests at our Sunday matinee! All Winfield... Read More.

Chamber taking items for the time capsule

Arkansas City Area Chamber of Commerce is Accepting items for the Time Capsule — Special 150th Celebration time capsule rededication and closing ceremony will be at 1:00 PM Friday, October 29th. Location is on the front lawn of City Hall. This will be the... Read More.

Deadline approaching for Kansas programs

For Kansas farmers and ranchers interested in enrolling in the Conservation Stewardship Program (CSP) or the Environmental Quality Incentives Program (EQIP), the deadline to submit initial paperwork has been set for Nov. 19. Administered by the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Natural Resources Conservation Service... Read More.

Main Street Program expanding

Governor Laura Kelly today announced plans to expand the Kansas Main Street Program by up to three additional communities this Winter. Originally launched in 1985, Kansas Main Street has helped dozens of mostly rural communities work toward ensuring the viability of their downtown districts.... Read More.

Change coming to area codes

The Kansas Corporation Commission says Kansans that live in area codes 785 or 620 will be required to use 10-digit dialing when making local calls beginning on Sunday, October 24. At that time, local calls dialed with only seven digits will not go through,... Read More.

Cowley College wants stakeholder input

As Cowley College approaches its 100th year serving students and its communities, the College extends an invitation for individuals to participate in a stakeholder survey for the 2022-2025 strategic plan. The information provided to Cowley College will be used to shape both the focus... Read More.

More details about Community Night Out

The Winfield Police Department’s annual Community Night Out event will play host to a showing of the 1985 film “The Goonies” at the Island Park Performance Venue, as well as a hot dog dinner this Friday evening. Grilled hot dogs will be served at... Read More.

USD 470 school board candidate forum is tonight

USD 470 School Board Candidate Forum is coming up tonight. It is set for Wednesday, October 20th, at 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. 400 West Madison, Arkansas City, KS. This is a public event where you can ask potential USD 470 board members questions... Read More.