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Dodge City outlast Bat Cats

DODGE CITY – Dodge City rallied from a 7-2 deficit to upset the Great Bend Bat Cats 9-8 on a game-ending single in Wednesday's Jayhawk League baseball game.Jake Cruce singled home Carlos Arel...

June 06, 2018 | Jim Misunas | Local Sports

Just giving a heads up

Great Bend City Sanitarian Austin LaViolette was out of his office most of the day Wednesday at the site of an emergency abatement. The property was packed with trash, his Great Bend Public Works ...

June 06, 2018 | Dale Hogg | Local News

OUT OF THE MORGUE

Each week we'll take a step back into the history of Great Bend through the eyes of reporters past. We'll reacquaint you with what went into creating the Great Bend of today, and do our best to upd...

June 06, 2018 | Veronica Coons | Local News

Neighborhood Tiger

Mr. Rogers' Neighborhood of Make-Believe is alive and well at the Public Broadcasting System, now as an animated children's program called "Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood." The show's modern star, 4-y...

June 06, 2018 | Susan Thacker | Local News

OTR for June 6, 2018

Great Bend Fire/EMSFirefighters made four ambulance runs on Tuesday. There were no fires. Great Bend PoliceTheft was reported at Presto-Circle K located at 2337 Washington St.A non-injury crash wa...

June 06, 2018 | Tribune Staff | Local News

City auction set for Friday

June 06, 2018 | Tribune Staff | Local News

Zoo news: Swans disappear from Vets Lake

Three of the Great Bend Brit Spaugh Zoo's young swans are missing from Veterans Memorial Park. Zoo Supervisor Sara Hamlin is asking anyone with information to call the zoo, 620-793-4226. The swans...

June 06, 2018 | Susan Thacker | Local News

Extreme Ice to give all Thursday revenue to Cook family

ELLINWOOD - Ellinwood's Extreme Ice snow cone shop will donate all revenue received today, Thursday, June 7, to the family of Ellinwood Middle and High School principal Mark Cook to help with expen...

June 06, 2018 | Veronica Coons | Local News

Governor likes what he sees in Great Bend

Kansas Gov. Jeff Colyer took a look at Great Bend Wednesday afternoon during a quick visit that included a brief tour and conversations with governmental and business leaders. "It's fun to be her...

June 06, 2018 | Dale Hogg | Local News

Christina Lynn Sanchez 1981 - 2018

Christina Lynn Sanchez, 36, passed away June 2, 2018, in rural Ellsworth County. She was born Aug. 26, 1981, at Beloit, Kan. to Donald Lee and Darcy (Taylor) Mallory. A long time Great Bend residen...

June 06, 2018 | Tribune Staff | Obituaries

Crazy Rudy’s full court press

Last year, as the tightly wound spool of scandal surrounding his administration started to unravel, President Trump reportedly asked a roomful of White House officials rhetorically, "Where's my Roy...

June 06, 2018 | Blair Bess | Columnists

Midterm Tsunami Months Away

June 06, 2018 | Tribune Staff | Editorial Cartoons

The media continues to lie about Trump

The problem with the "fake news" meme is that such fabrications exist in two places - online at sites dedicated to creating falsehoods and mainstream news outlets.The point of documenting the follo...

June 06, 2018 | Rick Jensen | Columnists

Five arrested during drug bust

Ellinwood Police Department executed a narcotics-related search warrant at 6:36 p.m. on Tuesday at 208 West B street, Ellinwood. Arrested at the scene were Tina Creamer, Larry Carpenter, Antonio Br...

June 06, 2018 | Tribune Staff | Local News

Larks outscore Bat Cats 11-6

BY JIM MISUNASjmisunas@gbtribune.com The Great Bend Bat Cats continue to score runs.But the Bat Cats' pitching struggled in an 11-6 Jayhawk League loss to the Hays Larks at Al Burns Field in Tuesd...

June 06, 2018 | Jim Misunas | Local Sports

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