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Community Guide - Community Info and Services

Area Counties

Published 5/2/2012 in Community Guide - Community

Area counties

Finney County

County population: 36,776

County seat: Garden City (pop. 26,658)

Other cities: Holcomb (pop. 2,094)

How to get there: Garden City is located at the intersection of U.S. Highway 50/400 and U.S. Highway 83.

Grant County

County population: 7,829

County seat: Ulysses (pop. 6,161)

Founded: 1888

How to get there: U.S. Highway 160 (east-west) and Kansas Highway 2 ...

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Area museums

Published 5/4/2012 in Community Guide - Community

Name: Stauth Memorial Museum

Hours: Tuesday through Saturday 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. and 1 to 4:30 p.m. Sunday 1:30 to 4:30.

Phone: (620) 846-2527

Address: 111 North Aztec St., Montezuma

Name: Santa Fe Trail Museum

Hours: Open May 1 to Oct. 31, Monday through Saturday 9 to 11 a.m. and 1 to 4 p.m.

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ArtsCenter provides creative venue for local artisans Audio file with this story

Published 5/2/2012 in Community Guide - Community

Mathews creates pieces for display in local art gallery.

By JOSEPH JACKMOVICH

jjackmovich@gctelegram.com

Artists need a community and cooperation to remain active.

For local and regional artists, the ArtsCenter on Main, 318 N. Main St., provides a venue to display their art while providing a c ...

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Finney County building

Published 5/2/2012 in Community Guide - Community

Finney County Fairgrounds

Director: Angie Clark, aclark@finneycounty.org

Address: 209 Lake Ave., Garden City, KS 67846

Phone: (620) 272-3844

Hours: 8 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. Monday through Friday

On the Web: www.finneycounty.org

In addition to the annual Finney County Fair, the fairgrounds play host ...

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Finney County Museum bridges local history Audio file with this story

Published 5/2/2012 in Community Guide - Community

By JOSEPH JACKMOVICH

jjackmovich@gctelegram.com

From mammoths to living history, the Finney County Historical Museum blends the present with the past.

Operated by the Finney County Historical Society, the Finney County Historical Museum, 403 S. Fourth St., is a 19,600-square-foot building with ...

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