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Drought conditions worsen as temperatures stay near triple digits

heat wave

It’s been a hot and dry spring and summer. Crops are severely damaged and grass for cattle is in short supply. It began with a winter that brought one 2-inch snow and started to warm early. April 2 was a 90-degree day and there was a string of 80s in March. Temperatures in the 90s […]

August 2nd, 2012 | Posted in Uncategorized | Read More »

4-Her’s get ready as fair time approaches in Jefferson County

Siblings Sammi, Dallas, and Colby Clark, Valley Falls, smile with their dairy goat, Princess Sophia. Dallas will be showing Miss Sophia at the upcoming 4-H fair.

The Clark family, Valley Falls, keeps busy with the many 4-H projects their children are involved with.

August 2nd, 2012 | Posted in Uncategorized | Read More »

Valley Falls City Hall construction expected to exceed cost limit

Projected cost overruns on the new city office at Valley Falls has the mayor and council wondering if they will be moving into an unfinished building.

July 23rd, 2012 | Posted in Uncategorized | Read More »

Fire hydrant problems continue to be discussed in Valley Falls

Another discussion about fire hydrants topped the Valley Falls City Council agenda

by Clarke Davis Another discussion about fire hydrants topped the Valley Falls City Council agenda June 20. Visitors included Fire District 11 board Chairman Jason Nellis, member Bill Klenklen and Fire Chief John Gordon. They wanted an update on the progress toward getting a fire hydrant in the industrial tract on the south edge of […]

July 3rd, 2012 | Posted in Uncategorized | Read More »

Valley Falls officers to be armed with Tasers

Police department requests for Tasers and backseat cages for the patrol cars were center stage when the Valley Falls City Council met June 6.

June 21st, 2012 | Posted in Uncategorized | Read More »

Speed limit reduction request goes to KDOT secretary

Valley Falls city officials have met personally with the Secretary of Transportation in an effort to slow the K-4 highway traffic through the city.

June 19th, 2012 | Posted in Uncategorized | Read More »

Lack of speed limit on highway, new limit on Sycamore irk people in Valley Falls

A 30-minute city council meeting was held May 16 in Valley Falls with council President Lucy Thomas presiding in the absence of Mayor Charles Stutesman.

May 28th, 2012 | Posted in Uncategorized | Read More »

Valley Falls city fire hydrants in working order

Daryl Courter

There are 42 fire hydrants in the city of Valley Falls and they all work.

April 29th, 2012 | Posted in Uncategorized | Read More »

Improving downtown Valley Falls part of council discussion

Improving the downtown business district was part of the discussion when the Valley Falls city council met March 21.

April 8th, 2012 | Posted in Uncategorized | Read More »

Ramp will provide better access to Valley Falls pool for handicapped

Valley Falls will improve access to its swimming pool this year by adding a ramp to better serve the handicapped.

March 19th, 2012 | Posted in Uncategorized | Read More »

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