A nursing home worker in Arkansas City has tested positive for COVID-19, and a local hair salon shut down for two weeks due to potential exposure.
Property owners in Cowley County will see a small increase on their next tax bill after Cowley College trustees voted Monday to raise its mill levy to fund building improvements.
Winfield-area legislators and officials are supportive of a Kansas state budget proposal that would set aside almost $10 million to add a nursing home and mental health facility for KDOC inmates to the Winfield Correctional Facility.
Arkansas City will soon be in the market for a new city manager after Nick Hernandez was hired Monday to serve as city manager in Dodge City. His contract there will begin on June 1, 2020.
Several projects are ongoing or will start soon in the City of Winfield, according to a State of the City address by Winfield Mayor Ron Hutto during a Lunch Bites session Thursday at the Winfield Area Chamber of Commerce.
A database of finger and palm prints used by law enforcement and child welfare workers is in danger of failing and needs to be replaced, a Kansas Bureau of Investigation official told lawmakers.