The investigation into an illegal narcotics distribution ring in Norton led to two arrests and the seizure of four-and-a-half pounds of meth, about 50 Fentanyl tablets, marijuana, $700 in cash and the vehicle transporting the illegal drugs.
Jason Leigh Cavender, 44, is charged with electronic solicitation of a child at least 14, but younger than 16, promoting obscenity to a minor, possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia.
The Ford County Sheriff’s Office said the Kansas Bureau of Investigation and the sheriff’s office are investigating after a man was found dead Wednesday morning (Jan. 20) in a grain car near the city of Wright, in Ford County.
As the COVID-19 vaccine arrives in Kansas, rural healthcare workers are looking forward to adding another form of COVID-19 prevention to help their community, prevention they’re hoping will help to put the pandemic behind them.
U.S. Senator Jerry Moran returned to Kansas on Monday (Nov. 23) where he met with Kansas State University agriculture researchers at a Saline County farm. They discussed how researchers and farmers can work together to solve two of the world’s biggest problems: global food security and environmental sustainability.