Two Vehicle Accident at Crawford and Broadway

Monday afternoon accident (Photo courtesy of Amy Sutton)

First responders were sent to the intersection of Crawford and Broadway just after 2:15 p.m. Monday afternoon to the scene of a two vehicle accident. Initial reports indicated that at least one person may be injured. This is the second accident at this intersection within the last three days. On Saturday afternoon, emergency crews responded […]

School Speed Limits to Resume August 11th

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Area schools resume classes on August 11th, and the enforcement of the reduced speed school zones in Salina will resume on the same date. Drivers are encouraged to be additionally aware of children, school buses, the school zones around schools, and the reduced speed limits. Kansas law states that when a school bus stop arm […]

Back To School Information for USD 305

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Tuesday, August 11 ushers in the beginning of the 2015-2016 school year for Salina USD 305 students, except grades 7, 8, 10, 11, and 12. Elementary Schools Elementary students will attend a full day on August 11. Regular school hours are 8:30 a.m.- 3:25 p.m. for all elementary schools. Morning kindergarten students attend 8:30 – […]

First Thursday Art Rush – August 6th


WHAT: First Thursday Art Rush – an evening of art, shopping, food, and fun! WHEN: Thursday, August 6, 2015 WHERE: Lee District in historic downtown Salina, area businesses, galleries, restaurants, and specialty shops. SMOKY HILL MUSEUM The Challenges of Civil War Disability, 5:30 – 6:30 pm Museum Store and Gallery Open Late, until 7:00 pm 211 […]

Closed Salina Business Burglarized


Salina Police are investigating the burglary of a closed business. According to Capt. Mike Sweeney, someone forced open an overhead door on the west side of a building at 537 N. Santa Fe, sometime between 8:30 a.m. July 30th and 6:00 p.m. July 31st. The building was previously home to LTR Engineering Company. Several items […]

Salina Crime Report – Monday, August 3rd


Salina Police say someone took a 26″ Grant Roam II men’s bicycle from a detached garage at 915 W. Prescott, sometime between 4:00 p.m. July 30th and 2:00 p.m. July 31st. According to Capt. Mike Sweeney, there were no signs of forced entry to the garage. The value of the stolen bicycle has been placed […]

Kansas Teen Loses $1,000 in Craigslist Scam


A Langdon, Kansas teenager looking to move to Salina reports that she was victim of an online scam. The 18-year-old told Salina Police that she responded to a Craigslist ad for a home for rent at 1431 Kiowa that she was interested in moving into. She contacted the individual that placed the ad and was […]