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Parade, fireworks on tap for Veterans Day activities

Veterans Day falls on Sunday, Nov. 11, and there are several things going on in Garden City this weekend to commemorate the holiday. On Saturday, Harry H Renick American Legion Post No. 9 is holding the annual Veterans Day parade at 10 a.m. on Main Street in Downtown Garden City. […]

Saturday Museum program to focus on state’s land and future

Evening at Finney County Museum one of four linked to documentary about walking across Kansas Kansas native Patrick Ross will share his experiences of walking across Kansas last year during a presentation and moderated discussion sponsored by Humanities Kansas at 7 p.m. Saturday (Nov. 10) at Finney County Historical Museum, […]

GCCC Meats Team earns National Reserve Champions

The Garden City Community College Meats Judging Team, coached by Dr. Clint Alexander, finished their fall Meat Judging season with a very successful event on Oct. 28 in Friona, Texas. The team finished as Reserve National Champions and was also recognized as the High Team in Lamb Judging, winning the […]

YMCA 2018 Corporate Cup Challenge winners announced

After more than three weeks full of games and competitions, the Corporate Cup Challenge named its 2018 small and large division champions. In the large division, USD 457 won the championship with 705.7 points, holding on to their title from 2017. The City of Garden City came in second with […]

Immigration writing workshop Sunday at Finney County Museum

Humanities Kansas and the Finney County Historical Society are jointly sponsoring a workshop to help people write their family stories of immigration to Kansas. The session from 1 to 3 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 21 in the Finney County Historical Museum’s meeting room is part of a statewide project entitled […]

Diversity breakfast, multicultural summit set for Oct. 11

Registration is open for the 2018 Diversity Breakfast and Multicultural Summit on October 11 at the Clarion Inn in Garden City. The breakfast, organized by the City of Garden City’s Cultural Relations Board and Multicultural Planning Committee, will celebrate the diverse culture of Somalia. Registration will begin at 7:30 a.m. […]

Historic cemetery tours SOLD OUT

** UPDATE FROM EARLIER VERSION ** All tickets have been sold for the Finney County Historical Society’s annual walking tour of Valley View Cemetery on Oct. 11-13. ​The Finney County Historical Museum has started a waiting list for tickets, in case any become available due to cancellations.  In addition, those […]

Garden City’s annual fall cleanup begins Monday

Garden City’s annual two-week fall cleanup kicks off Monday, providing residents an opportunity to get rid of the clutter hanging around their homes and property. The free pick-up is for residential areas only, not businesses. The cleanup starts Monday, Oct. 1, and continues through Friday, Oct. 12, with the city […]