Newton grad Brookelynn Entz made her collegiate debut, taking three shots for K-State. Sunday, K-State fell to Oregon 2-0 in Eugene. Marissa Everett scored both goals for the Ducks. Halla Hinriksdottir had three saves in goal for Oregon, 1-1. The goals...
Yesterday
Congressman Ron Estes (R-Kansas ) announced on Friday that he will host town hall meetings in four counties Aug. 24, including one stop in Harvey County. The congressman is expected to be in Newton from 4 to 5 p.m. at the Newton Public Library, 720...
Yesterday
With its colorful, eye-catching exterior, The Thrifty Pickers, a new thrift store located at 202 W. Fifth St. in Newton , is already drawing people in its door. “It's pink,” co-owner Deb Kasper laughed. “We call it the little pink store. At first, we...
Yesterday
Harvey County Circle of Hope is expanding and preparing to launch the first ever Getting Ahead class in Hesston. The class will begin Sept. 19 at Hesston Mennonite Church. If you are interested in volunteering or would like more information about the...
Yesterday
As November draws closer, the Newton school district is in a transitional period in regards to the bond issue that will be placed on the ballot. Not only is USD 373 moving into the campaigning phase concerning the bond, but its relationship with...
8/22/2017
By Patricia Middleton / Newton Kansan / @kansanmiddleton ... Presenters may come from the Kansas Humanities Council's Speakers Bureau or from a conversation with a person they met as they talk to people around the area, Wickiser said. The topics...
8/22/2017
Newton Kansan “Using those tools that we've used in the past, as far as the education, I think we're definitely making strides to get people to not get behind the wheel when under the influence,” said Newton Deputy Chief Craig Dunlavy. While a wealth of...
8/19/2017
In Newton , the partial eclipse will begin just after 11:30 a.m. on Aug. 21, with maximum darkness (nearly 94 percent obscuration) expected around 1:04 p.m., according to nasa.gov. The partial eclipse will then end at approximately 2:32 p.m. Solar...
8/18/2017
While the path of the total solar eclipse — stretching from Salem, Oregon to Charleston, South Carolina — will only cross over a small stretch of Kansas in the most northeastern corner, a partial (and mostly complete) eclipse can still be viewed no...
8/17/2017