Dangerously hot Tuesday

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A Heat Advisory has been issued for all of South-Central & Southeast Kansas on Tuesday from noon until 8 PM CDT. Watch your outdoor activities, being sure to take frequent breaks. Watch pets and children. Never them unattended in a vehicle for any duration. TodayA 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Sunny […]

Citizens Boards Volunteers Needed


The City of Salina is currently accepting expression of interest forms for vacancies that currently or will soon exist on the following citizen boards, commissions and committees: Accessibility Advisory Board Animal Control Advisory and Appeals Board Arts and Humanities Commission Board of Zoning Appeals Building Advisory Board Business Improvement District No. 1 Board of Advisors […]

Police Investigate Pair of Reported Robberies

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Salina Police are investigating two reported robberies that occurred early Sunday morning and early Monday morning. A 32-year-old man said he was hit in the face with a pistol and knocked out, while he had been asleep in his vehicle around 3:30 a.m. in the 1800 block of Shady Bend. The victim did not report […]

Man Requires Surgery After Beating

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Salina Police are looking for a known suspect in a aggravated battery that occurred Saturday afternoon. Captain Mike Sweeney said the suspect and a 48-year-old man got into an argument between 12:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m. The victim was hit several times in the face, causing swelling of the face and a cut to the […]

Salina Crime Report – July 27th


A counterfeit $100 bill has been found in the deposit of a Salina business. The bogus bill was discovered Friday in the deposit of Payless Plumbing at Central National Bank, 454 S. Ohio. — Several tools were stolen from a storage container at Harbor Freight Tools, 1808 S. 9th, between Thursday evening and Friday morning. […]

Man Arrested in Connection To March Fire

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A Salina man was arrested Friday on a charge of arson in connection with a fire in late March which destroyed a house in northwest Salina. 48-year-old Jason Wooster is accused of setting fire to the house at 155 N. Broadway, early on March 29th. The damage was estimated at $25,000, and the house has […]