News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: May 24, 2019

Road Conditions

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Public Service Announcement - Road Conditions 

The Ellis County Public Works Department is advising that due to recent rainfall amounts and future extended weather forecasts depicting additional precipitation, many unpaved Ellis County roads have ...

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Posted on: May 23, 2019

Memorial Day Closure

Memorial Day 2019

Ellis County Offices will be closed in Observance of Memorial Day, Monday, May 27th.

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Posted on: May 17, 2019

Election Filing Deadline

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Election Filing Deadline is Monday, June 3rd at NOON in the Ellis County Clerk's office.

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Posted on: April 26, 2019

41st Street Construction

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Please be advised that beginning Saturday, April 27, 2019, 41st Street (Vineyard Road) east of Home Depot will be closed to through traffic for construction. Construction is expected to be complete by the end of July.

Signs will be in place to direct the t...

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Posted on: August 8, 2017

City of Hays

Downtown Hays

Hays is the county seat of Ellis County and the largest city in northwestern Kansas. It has the amenities you'd expect in a larger city but the charm and friendliness of a small town.

Plenty of cultural events keep residents and visitors busy year around a...

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Posted on: August 8, 2017

City of Ellis

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Ellis is located 16 miles west of Hays on I-70. This historic Kansas Railroad town features museums, parks, several ball diamonds, outdoor basketball courts and a nine hole grass green golf course. Big Creek winds through the community which provides scen...

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Posted on: August 8, 2017

City of Victoria

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Victoria, population 1214 as of the 2010 census, is 11 miles east of Hays on I-70. The town is know for having one of the 8 Wonders of Kansas, Basilica of St. Fidelis, commonly known as The Cathedral of the Plains. 

Victoria is the home of George ...

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Posted on: August 8, 2017

City of Schoenchen

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The city of Schoenchen is located one-half mile west of U.S. Highway 183, and roughly 11 miles south of Hays. The town has a population of 206 as of 2016.  To find out more about this quiet small town check them out at German Capital of Kansas.

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Posted on: August 8, 2017

Other Communities

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Take time to explore the small communities and sites in Ellis County.

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Walker

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