Category: Salina News

Citizen Boards’ Volunteers Needed

The City of Salina is currently accepting expression of interest forms for vacancies that currently or will soon exist on the following citizen boards, commissions and committees: Accessibility Advisory Board Youth Member Board of Zoning Appeals Youth Member Building Advisory Board Youth Member Business Improvement District Design Review Property Owner within the Business Improvement District […]

Professional Puppet Company To Present Residency at Salina Elementary Schools

SALINA – Professional puppet company Eulenspiegel will present a multi-day residency at several Salina elementary schools October 13, 17 and 18. The troupe’s visit is made possible through the Arts Infusion Program of Salina Arts & Humanities. The teaching artists will perform a show entitled “Uncle Rabbit’s Adventures” or “Las Adventuras de Tio Conejo,” a […]

Earthquake Reported in Saline County

SALINE COUNTY – Officials with the United States Geological Survey say a small earthquake occurred in Saline County at about 3:25 p.m. Tuesday. According to the USGS website,, the tremor registered a magnitude 2.5 on the Richter Scale. The earthquake’s epicenter was located approximately 12 miles south-southeast of Salina near the intersection of Cunningham […]

Salina Fire Department Encourages Citizens to Develop and Practice a Home Escape Plan

Fire Prevention Week is October 8-14, and the Salina Fire Department is working in coordination with the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) to better educate the public about the critical importance of developing and practicing a home escape plan by reinforcing this year’s theme “Every Second Counts: Plan 2 Ways Out!” In support of Fire […]

Section of Old 40 Highway Reopened

SALINE COUNTY – A section of a Saline County has been reopened following the completion of a road work project. Old 40 Highway,from State Street to North Street, was reopened late Monday afternoon following completion of the replacement of the deteriorated four-barrel reinforced concrete box (RCB) drainage structure located 0.4 mile southwest of North Street […]