Bonuses allow child care center to fully staff

SALINA – With bonuses from the Hansen Foundation and funding from other sources, the Salina Child Care Association improved the wages they were offering to a competitive level. The center […]

New books excite Salina children

SALINA – When an order of new books arrived, preschool children were particularly excited by a book called No, David! The lead teacher gathered the children around and read the […]

Santa’s reindeer get their own barn

WAKEENEY – A reindeer barn installed behind Santa’s house has added to the festive atmosphere in the Christmas City of the High Plains. The red barn with two reindeer painted […]

The Garage brings car enthusiasts to Salina

SALINA – Since The Garage opened in Salina on Feb. 15, the automotive museum has had more than 10,000 visitors, not including the nearly 2,000 members who visit regularly. Nearly […]

CCCC child care center increases capacity

CONCORDIA – Remodeling and expansion have increased the capacity of the Children’s Learning Center on the campus of Cloud County Community College so that more children from the community can […]

Child care capacity doubles in Lincoln County

LINCOLN – The development of a Child Care Startup Grant program in Lincoln County resulted in two new child care facilities opening within six months. Prior to the grant program, […]

Children learning to share with new books

BELOIT – With a plentiful supply of books on hand, teachers have worried less about wear and tear and allowed children at the Mitchell County Early Learning Center a more […]

Bonuses help with morale at child care center

BELOIT – Three teachers at the Mitchell County Early Learning Center used part of their longevity bonus to purchase fun additional items for their classes, such as butterfly larvae, water […]

New books a hit at Little Paws Daycare

SELDEN – New books always make reading more fun at the Little Paws Daycare. Grant funding for new books helps ensure that a fresh supply of stories is available. Providers […]