• Located on popular U.S. Hwy 36, Norton has become known for its amazing hunting, fishing, beautiful sunsets and warm-hearted people. With first rate lodging, family restaurants, unique shops and fun-filled events, we invite you to visit and explore the inviting destination we call home. As part of the Northwest Kansas Travel Council, we invite you to visit our Northwest Region! CLICK HERE for our Ultimate Guide!

  • The Norton Area Chamber of Commerce works to effectively serve our community by promoting diverse economic growth, prosperity, and enhanced quality of life. Your Chamber is committed to being a connector of leaders and influencers, a catalyst for business growth, and a champion for stronger communities. Keep up to date with our latest Newsletter.

  • Norton City/County Economic Development is aggressive in its efforts to advance our community. Strategic Plan goals include business retention, expansion and development, housing, and youth retention. Norton is a great place to live, raise a family, and achieve professional dreams. Click the logo for our latest relocation guide!

  • Norton Area Chamber of Commerce Welcomes You!

    Established in 1905, the Norton Area Chamber of Commerce has diligently worked to advance a strong business climate and vibrant economy by maintaining strong community values. Today, our continued success is woven into a collaborative team of professionals which include the Norton County Community Foundation, Travel & Tourism, Norton City/County Economic Development, local Education and Business leaders, Norton County Arts Council, and outstanding volunteers.

    Located on the multi-state transportation corridor of U.S. Highway 36, we are a business and manufacturing hub of Northwest Kansas. Visit Norton City/County Municipal Airport, tour our historic museums, galleries, and Remington statues complimented by unique downtown shopping and restaurant destinations. Tour our communities of Lenora, Almena, Edmond and Clayton to complete your visit to Norton County! If you are looking for a Kansas town that is innovative and puts our community first-remember that you can make a difference here! When business thrives, our community prospers. Welcome home!

     

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  • Norton Highlights

    Sept. 2017: TRAVELING KANSAS is a local production from Smoky Hills Public Television that highlights communities, people and attractions across the state. This episode explores the past and present with a spotlight on the restoration of several historic buildings in Norton and the economic development efforts throughout the county.

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    Norton County Arts Council Updates! Click Here...


     

  • Member Spotlight

    NORTON COUNTY MAGAZINE (Est. 2011) Covering the people, life, history and commerce of Norton County! The Magazine is published quarterly.  Thanks to great sponsors, the Norton County Magazine is free to Norton County residents in zip codes 67622, 67645, 67653 and 67654 as well as nearby community 67647. If you live in these zip code areas and are not receiving your issue, let us know.  To subscribe, send your name, mailing address and email address to Norton County Magazine, PO Box 163, Norton, KS 67654 with your check made payable to Frontier Community Foundation. The rate is $24 per year for 4 issues. Carolyn Applegate, Editor.  Contact Information:  (785) 877-3968

     

     

     

     

     

  • News Releases

  • Norton Christian Church Launches Volunteer Delivery Program SEE PRESS RELEASE

    Norton County Community Foundation Launches Emergency Grant Funding Program In Response to COVID-19 PRESS RELEASE HERE

    U.S. Department of Labor Publishes Guidance Explaining Paid Sick Leave and Expanded Family and Medical Leave Under the Families First Coronavirus Response Act. CLICK HERE FOR WEBSITE.

    COVID-19 Prairie Land Electric Cooperative Press Release Regarding Services PRESS RELEASE

    Small Business Association (SBA) Disaster Assistance-Read more about what to do to apply for assistance if your business is effected by COVID 19 HERE!

    Download the SBA Disaster Assistance Letter by CLICKING HERE.

    Download the ECONOMIC INJURY WORKSHEET HERE.

    State Street is Vying for $25K Cash Prize in National Contest Recognizing America's Main Streets CLICK HERE for Press Release   CLICK HERE to VOTE

    Norton County Community Foundation Announces Match Day 2020 Details. Click HERE for Details!

    Click here for the latest issue of the Lenora Meridian