Total cases in Kansas
(as of June 1)
10,011
Total cases in Harvey County
(as of June 1)
15
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11 hours ago

Harvey County Parks

A cell phone was found at East Park over the weekend. The phone still has power as of today. If you lost your phone this weekend please give us a call at 316-283-5420 to identify the phone or send a p.m. ... See moreSee less

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Helen Hinz anyone have a way to get in touch with TJ? Think he could be his?

14 hours ago

Harvey County

The Harvey County Commission will hold its regular meeting Tuesday at 9 a.m. at the Courthouse, as well as its annual budget hearings on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. With the increase in mass gathering guidance, these meetings are once again open for you to attend in-person if you'd like.

These meetings will also still be broadcast over Zoom. You can listen and view the meetings through the resources below.

Meeting ID: 408 180 699

By phone: 1 301 715 8592

Online: zoom.us/j/408180699

Tuesday meeting and budget agenda: harveycounty.civicweb.net/Portal/MeetingInformation.aspx?Org=Cal&Id=174

Wednesday budget agenda: harveycounty.civicweb.net/Portal/MeetingInformation.aspx?Org=Cal&Id=233

Thursday budget agenda: harveycounty.civicweb.net/Portal/MeetingInformation.aspx?Org=Cal&Id=234
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2020 Primary Election - Phyllis Ranfeld, Republican, filed as a candidate for Richland Township Treasurer. ... See moreSee less

2020 Primary Election - Mark Klaassen, Republican, filed as a candidate for Newton Township Trustee. ... See moreSee less

2020 Primary Election - Raymond Neufeld, Republican, filed as a candidate for Garden Township Treasurer. ... See moreSee less

2020 Primary Election - Harlan D. Foraker, Republican, filed as a candidate for Lake Township Trustee. ... See moreSee less

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YEAH STAND!!Burrton STAND is so excited to partner with theBarn to spread some positivity! Support local business, get some delish food, and receive a positive message! Who knows? You might win a gift card... ... See moreSee less

YEAH STAND!!

Can you believe it's JUNE?

If you need to get your child's vaccinations up to date, we're available.

Call for an appointment... 316-283-1637
We are closed from noon -1:00, Monday - Friday.
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3 days ago

Harvey County

Heads up for Walton residents and visitors. Harvey County Road and Bridge will start some road work Monday on Main Street between Woodlawn Road and the school, and eventually on toward Third Street.

We will be recompacting the road, getting it ready for a bituminous seal in the near future. The road will be closed at points during the project, but residents will still be able to get to their homes.
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Heads up for Walton residents and visitors. Harvey County Road and Bridge will start some road work Monday on Main Street between Woodlawn Road and the school, and eventually on toward Third Street.

We will be recompacting the road, getting it ready for a bituminous seal in the near future. The road will be closed at points during the project, but residents will still be able to get to their homes.

4 days ago

Harvey County

Update on COVID-19 in Kansas from Kansas Department of Health and Environment Secretary Dr. Lee Norman.

🔸 The KDHE has recorded 9,719 COVID-19 cases in the state to date, an increase of 382 since Wednesday.
🔸 There have been 15 cases in Harvey County. There are no active cases.
🔸 There have been 94,780 tests conducted in the state. There have been 697 tests administered for Harvey County.

Governor Laura Kelly
Tune in live at 2 p.m. to watch as Kansas Department of Health and Environment Secretary Lee Norman holds a press briefing to give updates on COVID-19 in Kansas.
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4 days ago

Harvey County

Latest look at candidates filed for county and township offices for the upcoming election. Filing deadline is June 1 at noon!One more reminder that the candidate filing deadline is Monday, June 1 at noon. That is also the last day to change your party affiliation for the August primary.

Here's an update on who has filed for county and township offices to date.

If you're interested in becoming a candidate, or to see who has filed for federal, state, county, township and precinct offices, visit our website: www.hvcoksvote.com/candidate-information

The primary election is Aug. 4. The general election will be held Nov. 3.
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Latest look at candidates filed for county and township offices for the upcoming election. Filing deadline is June 1 at noon!

Next up in our Know Your Deputy series is Brandon Moon, a sergeant for the Harvey County Detention Center. Moon is originally from Valley Center. He's been working for Harvey County for just about six years now. You also may have seen him around working part-time for the Halstead Police Department ... or spotted him at a fishing hole around the area in his free time.

Sheriff Chad Gay talks to Brandon about where Brandon found his interest in law enforcement (0:55), what he's looking toward for the future (2:36), and his hobbies (3:42).
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Brandon was there to help hesston, when the shooting at excel happened!!!! he was one of the first responders, so proud of him.

Interesting to hear the different backgrounds of those in law enforcement. Nice to get to know you a bit, Sergeant Moon.

Aunt Sheila is very proud of you.

Thank you for your service

Outstanding Brandon be seeing you real soon

Proud of you Brandon!

Proud of You Cuz Brandon!!!

Good reminders to wash hands, wear a mask while out, keep your distance from others.

Be sure to WAVE HI to your friends!Updated on May 27: More than 1.6 million COVID-19 cases have been reported in the United States, with 30 states reporting more than 10,000 cases. To help slow the spread:
-Wash hands often
-Stay 6 feet away from others when you are out and avoid groups
-Wear a cloth face covering if you are able
-Frequently clean and disinfect surfaces
-Stay home if you are sick
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Good reminders to wash hands, wear a mask while out, keep your distance from others.  

Be sure to WAVE HI to your friends!

Look at that! Good job Newton! #bcbskspathways #kdhecdrr #healthyks ... See moreSee less

Look at that!  Good job Newton! #bcbskspathways #kdhecdrr #healthyks

The West Park Bait Shop is open for the season! Come by and see us to stock up on supplies before you head out.

Our hours are subject to change, including some extended hours for holiday weekends, but we'll typically be open at these times:

🎣 Su: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
🐟 M: 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
🎣 Tu: Closed
🐟 W: Closed
🎣 Th: 2 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
🐟 F: 1 p.m. to 10 p.m.
🎣 Sa: 8 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Good luck out there!
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The West Park Bait Shop is open for the season! Come by and see us to stock up on supplies before you head out.

Our hours are subject to change, including some extended hours for holiday weekends, but well typically be open at these times:

🎣 Su: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
🐟 M: 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
🎣 Tu: Closed
🐟 W: Closed
🎣 Th: 2 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
🐟 F: 1 p.m. to 10 p.m.
🎣 Sa: 8 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Good luck out there!

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Does the bait shop have minnows? And what kinda fish was stocked?

Any catfish being caught?

Stock 900+ pounds last Friday. So yes.

Josh Tucker

Stephen Melton

Health Ministries Clinic, Inc.Health Ministries Clinic is offering tele-visits! This means that certain types of appointments are available over video from the comfort of your own home!

To prepare for your tele-visit, download the Healow app and use the HMC unique code to gain access to your records.

The portal can be accessed on your smart phone or computer and can be used to:

1. participate in tele-visits
2. request appointments
3. directly message your provider

Call 316-283-6103 today if you need assistance setting up your patient portal account!

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Commissioners vote to keep County in Phase Two of reopening plan

2020/05/27

(Updated May 26)The Harvey County Commission voted at a special...

Commission approves Harvey County Health Reopening Plan

2020/05/1

(Updated May 26)The Harvey County Commission approved the Harvey County...

County announces death determined probable for COVID-19

2020/04/14

The Harvey County Health Department has announced that the Kansas...

County confirms first COVID-19 case

2020/03/27

The Harvey County Health Department announced its first presumptive-positive case...

Community resources available during COVID-19

2020/03/20

(Updated May 22, 2020)Novel coronavirus, or COVID-19, has required an...

Frequently Asked Questions About Coronavirus (COVID-19)

2020/03/20

Novel coronavirus, or COVID-19, is a new virus that causes...

County operation changes for COVID-19 prevention, online tools available

2020/03/17

(Updated May 29, 2020)Harvey County has implemented several operational changes...

Information on coronavirus (COVID-19)

2020/03/3

(Updated June 1, 2020)Novel coronavirus, or COVID-19, is a respiratory...

Appraiser's Office mails annual valuation notices

2020/02/29

Valuation notices have been mailed from the Harvey County Appraiser's...

Welcome to Harvey County

Nearly 35,000 residents call Harvey County home. The county landscape pairs picturesque country living with vibrant downtown shopping centers. Harvey County serves the cities of Burrton, Halstead, Hesston, Newton, North Newton, Sedgwick, and Walton, as well as 15 townships.

Harvey County is home to a bustling airport and train service, innovative economic leaders, sprawling parks, and welcoming school districts. Food and entertainment opportunities abound, with even more amenities within a short driving distance to our friendly neighboring counties.

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