• Norton County Warning Sirens

    Outdoor warning sirens vary in Norton County


    • 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


    • 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


    • 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


    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.

    Watch Here

  • Member Spotlight

    GARDEN GATE ETC. Fall is in the air and Mum's the word! They have a beautiful selection of garden hearty Mums in all sizes and colors. Find your perfect fall gift or decor for your home, porch, or office at Garden Gate Etc! They are also the only custom framing option available in Norton County for art, prints, posters and mats. They specialize in silk floral arrangements, fresh house plants and up-cycled furniture plus fun candy bouquets, memorial items, wind chimes, and unique gifts.

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  • News Releases

  • Norton County Photo Contest Announced
    Norton Area Chamber of Commerce / Travel & Tourism, Norton County Magazine, and Norton City/County Economic Development are sponsoring an official
    Photo Contest. (click for the application) We are seeking photos that illustrate the lifestyle, beauty and assets of Norton County.

    For the Lenora Meridian News Click Here!