• Norton County Warning Sirens

    Outdoor warning sirens vary in Norton County

    Norton

    • Fires:  1 up-and-down tone for Rural Fire / 2 up-and-down tones for City Fire
    • Tornado: 8 continuous up-and-down tones / All clear: 4 continuous up-and-down tones
    • Weekly siren test every Monday at 6 pm

    Almena

    • Fires: 2 up-and-down tones for City Fire / 3 up-and-down tones for Rural Fire
    • Tornado: 3 minutes of continuous  tones / All clear: 4 up-and-down tones
    • Daily siren tests: 7 am, noon and 6 pm
    • Water shut-off notice: 1 long siren for 1 minute

    Lenora

    • Fires: 5 up-and-down tones for both City and Rural Fires
    • Tornado: 3 minutes of continuous up-and-down tones
    • Weekly siren test: Monday’s at 6 pm

    Norcatur

    Tornado: 2 minutes of continuous tone / All clear: solid whistle for 1 minute

    Weekly test every Monday UNLESS inclement weather

     

     

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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 MatchDay 2021 NEWS RELEASE

    MEDIA RELEASE: Governor Laura Kelly Relocates Tourism to the Kansas Department of Commerce to Spur Economic Growth

    Norton County Community Foundation Awards $2,500 in March Grant Cycle PRESS RELEASE

    Norton County Community Foundation Announces Winter Exhibition in the Gloria A Nelson Cultural Arts Center PRESS RELEASE     

    Norton County Entities Receive $1.3 Million in COVID -Relief Funding PRESS RELEASE

    Norton County Community Foundation Raised Nearly $167,000 December 2020 PRESS RELEASE

    Norton County Hospital Recognized in Statewide Competition PRESS RELEASE