• K-State Research & Extension - Twin Creeks Extension District

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    K-State Research and Extension is a statewide network of educators sharing unbiased, research-based information and expertise on issues important to Kansan's.

    The Twin Creeks Extension District is comprised of Decatur, Norton and Sheridan Counties. K-State Research and Extension programs present useful information related, but not limited to, Agriculture, Family and Consumer Sciences, 4-H Youth Development, Home & Family Life, Business & Economics, and Health & Nutrition. We take programs to schools, gardens, community centers and many more places.

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    Educator - full time
    Category: Education
    K-State Research & Extension SNAP-Ed is searching for a dedicated professional that is passionate about the health of communities in Northwest Kansas. This full-time position will serve and represent limited resource audiences in multiple counties including, but not limited to: Decatur, Norton, Sheridan and Graham Counties.  Responsibilities: coordinate, prepare and deliver curriculum-based ...read more
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    Phone:(785) 877-5755
    Fax:(785) 874-4756
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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

    Valley Hope of Norton (Founded in 1967) With a 50-year legacy of helping thousands of patients and families, Valley Hope is nationally-known as a trusted provider of addiction treatment and recovery support. Founded in Norton in 1967, Valley Hope provides patient-centered, compassionate treatment to people and families impacted by drug and alcohol addiction. Valley Hope’s residential treatment program includes safe, medically-monitored detoxification from drugs and alcohol, healing therapies, addiction education, family care, relapse prevention planning and long-term recovery strategies. If you or someone you know is struggling with drugs or alcohol, get help 24/7 by calling for a free, confidential assessment. Learn more about addiction, treatment and recovery by calling 1-800-544-5101 or visit https://valleyhope.org

     

     

     

     

  • News Releases

  • Click here for the latest issue of the LENORA MERIDIAN 

    NORTON COUNTY COMMUNITY FOUNDATION ANNOUNCES NEW EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR PRESS RELEASE

    PRAIRIE LAND ELECTRIC AWARDED $1.1 ML BASE GRANT PRESS RELEASE

    SBA ECONOMIC INJURY DISASTER LOANS FOR KANSAS SMALL BUSINESS PRESS RELEASE

    NCCF FEBRUARY GRANTS PRESS RELEASE

    KELLER LEOPOLD INSURANCE/ASSURANCE PARTNERS MERGER BECOMES IRON INSURANCE PARTNERS PRESS RELEASE

    AMERICAN PICKERS TO FILM IN KANSAS! PRESS RELEASE

    HUMANITIES KANSAS PRESENTATION EXPLORES KANSAS FOLKTALES NEWS RELEASE

    PRESS RELEASE SCHMIDT FOUNDATION PROJECT PATHWAY: OPTIONS

    K-STATE RESEARCH AND EXTENSION: Announces Eight 'Communities of Excellence' Across State

    NORTON COMMUNITY FOUNDATION:New Field of Interest Fund for Almena

    HOUSING PRESS RELEASE: Norton City/County Economic Development Announces Fresh. New. Norton County Housing Program

    MEDIA RELEASE: Norton County Community Foundation Announces the “Norton County Endowment for the Arts”