Newton Public Library happenings

Newton Public Library 720 N Oak Street Newton, KS 67114 (316) 283-2890 fax: (316) 283-2916 www.newtonplks.org library@newtonplks.org Hours: Mon-Thu 9am-9pm Fri-Sat 9am-6pm Free Technology Classes: Sm...

When and how to plant beets

By Scott Eckert Harvey County Extension agent, horticulture Mom used to slice and pickle beets, and they were so good! Sometimes I think we forget about some vegetables our parents & grandparent...

Cool corn-planting temperatures

By Ryan Flaming Harvey County Extension agent, agriculture and natural resources Plenty of acres of corn were planted late last week in Kansas. Many of the seedbeds were dry on the surface with good ...

South I-135 to be detoured Sunday

Southbound I-135 will be closed Sunday morning at the U.S. 50 and K-15 interchange during repair work on the 24th Street bridge over I-135. The closure will begin at about 8 a.m. Sunday and will last...

Maintain Easter egg safety

By Susan M. Jackson Easter is this weekend. How many eggs will you help color and decorate? How many will you have fun hiding for someone special to find? Easter eggs are a fun tradition for many fam...
Photo by Wendy Nugent/HarveyCountyNOW.com

Fire last week

A man is silhouetted against fire Thursday night near 24th and Meridian during a controlled burn of a pasture field.