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LUBBOCK, Texas – Lubbock-based Plains Cotton Cooperative Association (PCCA) announced total net margins of $23.8 million from fiscal 2015-16 operations. The announcement was made during the cooperative’s 63rd annual meeting of grower-owners in Lubbock. Further cash distributions to PCCA’s gr…

LYONS - “All Things Horse” is the theme for the Horse Fair being held at the Bar K Bar Arena in Lyons on Oct. 8. The hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Designed to be an affordable one day event located in central Kansas, this is proving to be an event not to be missed. There has been a large respon…

The Kansas economy relies on water and for more than a generation, experts have warned that western Kansas' economic resource is vanishing. With Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback putting a focus on the state's dwindling water supply, we continue to delve into the issues surrounding the declining Ogallala Aquifer and how it affects Kansas.
Dead Towns

Kansas has more than 6,000 dead towns. Here are a few of them I traveled to as a Hutchinson News journalist.