Today
69°
Highs around 69 under clear skies
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7:52am   6:31pm
Tonight
38°
Clear skies and quiet with a low of 38
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7:52am   6:31pm
Sunday
57°
High of 57 under clear skies
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6:53am   5:30pm

Here's What's Happening

Trade Boards Set Meeting Schedules

Tuesday night marked the first of at least 21 joint meetings of three area trades boards to discuss, modify and implement the 2015 International Code Cycle. The City of Arkansas City’s Building Trades Board, in conjunction with its fellow advisory boards in Wellington and... Read More.

Wheat Tribute To Wheat Farmers

Kansas wheat farmers work hard each year to grow the nation’s largest supply of high quality hard red winter wheat. Kansas Wheat would like to take this opportunity at the end of the year, to thank all who contribute to the success of... Read More.
https://www.myunionstate.com/

Wheat Tribute To Wheat Farmers

Kansas wheat farmers work hard each year to grow the nation’s largest supply of high quality hard red winter wheat. Kansas Wheat would like to take this opportunity at the end of the year, to thank all who contribute to the success of... Read More.

Cowley Weather Warning Issued

The National Weather Service in Wichita has upgraded Cowley County into a Winter Storm Warning until 6PM today. The weather service warns that ice accumulations may exceed one-quarter of an inch between the Kansas Turnpike and the Flint Hills. Snow and sleet accumulations are... Read More.
https://plumberbobs.com/

Hospital Bemoans Penalty

More than 750 hospitals in this country, are being penalized under the Hospital-Acquired Conditions Reduction Program... and more than half of those hospitals are being penalized for the second year in a row. Locally, the news is especially frustrating for South Central Kansas Medical... Read More.
https://www.myunionstate.com/

Cowley Commissioners Eye Insurance Issues

The Cowley County Commission met this week, when, according to the Ark City Traveler, they learned more about some previous problems with the county’s employee health insurance. Michah Boulanger is a broker for the county between county employees and insurance companies. He is employed... Read More.
https://www.myunionstate.com/

Ark City Parks & Facilities To Get New Truck

The Arkansas City Commissioners this week, approved the purchase of a new truck. The purchase of the one-ton truck was approved by a 4-1 vote. This truck will be used by the parks department, which is currently using an older truck that is starting... Read More.

Flood Warning!

The National Weather Service in Wichita has issued a Flood Warning for the Arkansas River in Cowley and Sumner counties until 11:08PM tomorrow night . Cowley County Emergency Management warns that minor flooding is forecast for Arkansas City, where the Arkansas River is... Read More.