Covering the people, life, history and commerce of Norton County; 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 are not receiving your copy and you live in these zip codes, please contact Carolyn or pick up a copy at the Chamber office.
Articles in the current issue (Spring 2020) include:
- Theraplay Learning Center
- Brooks Motel
- The Jena Jessup Story
- 100 Years of Women's Right to Vote
- Ida Walker 1st Congresswoman in Kansas
- Solar Power at Businesses
- Volunteering: Making Our Community a Better Place
- KDOT Adopt a Highway
- Sheriff's Department, Deputy Update
- Amber Waves of Grain
- Almena Historic Jail
- Farm Bureau Financial, Recycling used markers
- Where Fate Take You, Phil Young
- (Northwest Kansas) Highlights of Sherman County/Goodland
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.
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.
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
Norton County Community Foundation's MatchDay 2020 Raises $60,000 for Participating Funds CLICK HERE for Details
The Perfect Time to Travel Historic Route 36 in an RV PRESS RELEASE
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