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5-14-20 Saline County Update

The Saline County Health Department does not have any additional cases of COVID-19 to report today. Governor Kelly signed Executive Order 20-32, which establishes a new phase to the “Ad Astra: Plan to Reopen Kansas.” The new “1.5” Phase, effective May 18th, 2020, continues reopening efforts while still preserving some … Read more

5-13-20 Saline County Update

The Saline County Health Department does not additional cases of COVID-19 to report today. Saline County has had 27 cases. Out of the total number of cases, four citizens continue to be actively monitored and isolated and there have been two deaths. The rest have met the criteria necessary to … Read more

5-12-20 Travel-Related Quarantine Guidelines

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) will issue regular mandates on travel-related quarantines for international, domestic, and cruise-related travel. People in Kansas are asked to quarantine for a period of 14 days starting from the day they arrive in Kansas. Regularly check … Read more

5-12-20 Saline County Update

The Saline County Health Department has two additional cases of COVID-19 to report today: • Female in her 30’s, associated with a close contact who is isolated. • Female in her 50’s, associated with a close contact who is isolated. Saline County has 27 cases (23 confirmed and 4 probable … Read more

Salina Airport Prepared for the Return of Passengers

Airline, TSA, and Airport Authority staff are ready for the return of passengers to the M.J. Kennedy Air Terminal. Already there has been a slight increase in passengers boarding daily United Express flights to the Denver International Airport. United Express flights flown by SkyWest Airlines operate daily to Denver with … Read more

Saline County Commission

The Saline County Board of County Commissioners met on Tuesday, May 12th. Here are the highlights from the meeting: • Commissioners approved to accept a $58,008 Grant for Coronavirus Emergency Supplemental Funding for the Sheriff’s Office. This money will be used to purchase protective equipment for staff and inmates as … Read more

5-11-20 Saline County Update

The Saline County Health Department does not have any additional cases of COVID-19 to report today. KDHE added two probable cases to Saline County’s numbers today. A reminder, a probable case is defined as a person with: a) presumptive lab evidence (serology test) and has COVID-19 symptoms or directly linked … Read more

Tuesday Night Farmers Market

The Farmers Market is a great place to get fresh air, and take your kids to see splashes of color in the foods they eat. Jeff Cooper has set up a fantastic Farmers Market in the parking lot of Emmanuel 4-Square Church, at 1325 E Cloud. Harvest Farmers Market is … Read more

Marty Bender Nature Area Trail

Marty Bender Nature Area Trail, located at 3028 S Holmes Rd in Saline County, is part of the Land Institute. Boasting 3 miles of winding trail to hike, Marty Bender Nature Area Trail is full of beautiful scenery, wildlife, and gorgeous plant life. Parking is on a rock set lot, … Read more

Salina Public Library

We are eager to add back library services and have been planning how to do so safely. Tomorrow will be the start of Phase 1 in the library’s reopening. This means that book drops will reopen and you can start placing holds on physical items again. Then May 18, you … Read more


Dagney’s Ice Cream is open for business! Come get your favorites that you have been missing! We have made some safety improvements to help with social distancing and have added additional disinfection routines to our already excellent sanitation procedures. Hope to see you soon!

Chuck’s Bar

Chuck’s has reopened and launched their brand new full menu! Come get stuck like the old days!

Salina Falcons, Hawks, & Eagles season will take place! The state of Kansas American Legion Baseball Committee was informed today that they will have to cancel the 2020 Zone & State tournaments. However, Salina Baseball Enterprises will still play the 2020 season as planned, but as an independent with plans … Read more

Salina Community Theatre Sews Over 1,500 Masks

SCT Costume Shop staff and volunteers are PROUD to have made over 1500 masks for our community and patrons- reaching as far as each coast! We continue our efforts and, as a Non-Profit Organization, your donations enable us to continue serving our patrons and be prepared to open our doors … Read more

La Casita

La Casita has reopened for dine-in. They are only able to seat half of the restaurant to observe the 6 foot distance. They will continue to do curbside and call in orders: 785-823-5333 or 785-787-2854 New restaurant hours are: Mon-Thurs 11-9 Fri-Sat. 11-10 Sun 11-9