August 5 Press Release

There are 19 new positive COVID-19 cases in Saline County that have been identified since the Monday, August 3 report. The total for the county is now 367, with 92 cases that are actively being monitored by the Health Department, 270 that have recovered, and a total of 5 deaths. … Read more

County Commission Meeting

The Saline County Board of County Commissioners met on Tuesday, August 4th. Here are the highlights from the meeting: • Commissioners approved to accept a $132,000 Community Development Block Grant to be used for grants or loans for for-profit businesses. The County had applied for these funds back in May … Read more

Run For The Hills

CALLING ALL RUNNERS, WALKERS & COUCH POTATOES! It’s time to take to the streets, the trails, or even your own neighborhood to participate in Rolling Hills Zoo’s First Ever Virtual Run for the Hills 5K & Fun Run! You heard that right! While our typical, onsite Run for the Hills … Read more

Back 2 School at Rolling Hills Zoo

presents… SATURDAY, AUGUST 8th HALF-PRICE ADMISSION for EVERYONE! Bring the whole family for a FUN day at the Zoo before the kids head back to school, THIS SATURDAY! Come on out and join the party and have a BLAST! This year’s Back to School Blast features . . . • … Read more

The Thanksgiving Play Auditions

SCT AUDITIONS! THE THANKSGIVING PLAY By Larissa FastHorse Directed by Chaz Coberly Performances Dates: October 16 – November 1, 2020 PARTS: 2 Adult Females & 2 Adult Males Please visit our website audition page for more information: Auditions Please visit this link for show and character information: Good intentions … Read more


ILLUMINATE Our Summer contemporary dance show, ILLUMINATE, will feature the works of area choreographers and their unique interpretation of the journey from dark to light; finding hope in the midst of chaos. Experience the beauty on August 7 and 8 at 7:30 PM. To Purchase Tickets: Call 785 827 3033 … Read more

It’s Race Time!

Only a couple days away from another STACKED NCRA event including the Late Models, Pro Modifieds, Modifieds, Stock Cars, Mod Lites, and Sport Compacts! That’s right SIX divisions! All for the price of $10 adult admission with kids under 16 FREE! Join us this Saturday night for a show you … Read more

On The Pot Second Saturday

Hey Party Peeps! This Saturday is Second Saturday!! That means story time!!! This month we are painting an AWESOME donut bank!! Head on over to to get signed up! We will get your paint kit ready for you and give you a call once you’re all signed up, then … Read more

Salina Liberty Golf Tournament

Get your TEAM together for our Annual Salina Liberty Golf Tournament! ALL proceeds go to pregame/halftime participants. Are you a Business or Individual who would like to be a hole sponsor? Questions call Dan Kieborz 785-493-1801 or message us!

Salina Police Department Again Receives Accreditation

The Salina Police Department (SPD) has been continuously accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies (CALEA) since 1996. The SPD is proud to be one of 729 nationally accredited agencies, and one of only 11 agencies in Kansas to bare that distinction. CALEA accreditation increases community advocacy, … Read more

Sacred Heart School Start Date

Salina Catholic Schools are opening August 19th with regular Monday-Friday hours for our students! Please call the Development Office at 785-825-4011 if you have any questions. We welcome students of all faiths!

Warmer Today

Temperatures will be several degrees warmer than yesterday over much of the region. Forecast high temperatures range from the upper 80s near the Missouri border, to the upper 90s around Great Bend and Medicine Lodge.

Fall Temps Are Over

Summer returns this weekend. Forecast high temperatures range from 95 to 100 both days. Heat indices will range from 100 to 105 Saturday afternoon.