Story and photo by Clarke Davis Andy Dinger and his father, Ed, have formed a partnership to launch a new restaurant and bar in Valley Falls. Humm Dingers opened Memorial Day weekend behind the liquor store on K-4 highway, the same location as former Weekenders. Starting off, hours will be 6 a.m. to midnight with […]
Story and photo by Dennis Sharkey A center place on Nortonville’s Main Street that has been dormant for years is now live and vibrant. The Main Street Restaurant opened for business in February after five months of renovation according to owner Sam Kearney who runs the business with his fiancee Tina Stark. Kearney said the […]
Story and photo by Clarke Davis JNR Rural Internet & PC Repair has opened its doors on Broadway in Valley Falls, promising full service in the digital age. They invited the public to a get-acquainted open house April 15 The company is an Internet service provider furnishing wireless broadband service at Oskaloosa, Lakeshore Estates, Valley […]
For the last five years Oskaloosans have got used to the smell of barbecue smoke coming from the back of Stinky’s Bar and Grill but the air is clear now that Chunkie Dunkers BBQ has moved out of town.
Three brothers from Winchester have taken on the bad economy and prevailed.
by Dennis Sharkey When Dailey Ag owners Mike and Nancy Dailey purchased the old Oskaloosa Cooperative on U.S. 59 Highway they didn’t plan on a retail operation. “We’ve been farming for years and we’ve thought about buying it for a place for fertilizer,” Mike said. “As we were fixing it up we decided to open […]
Stephanie Spencer, rural Meriden, has joined the staff at the Paul Heinen & Associates accounting firm in Valley Falls.
On Saturday Hops Bar and Grill in Nortonville celebrated their grand opening.
Saturday marked the grand opening of the McLouth Apple Market, formerly known as Hometown Foods, and the first day of a new beginning for the community and the store’s employees.
Don and Maxine Bryant hold a couple bottles of their wine while sitting in the Garden Room in their bed and breakfast inn at Jefferson Hill Vineyard and Guest House near McLouth. The Bryants were the first in the state of Kansas to have both a winery and a bread and breakfast inn. Story by […]