16 Vins / 10 Civil Process / 22 Court Cases / 8 911 Hang-ups – Friendly Reminder - if you give your child an older phone just for them to “play” on, 911 is still active.
Traffic Stops: 36 Citations & 38 Warnings from the Wallace County S.O. / 4 Citations from KHP
For security and privacy reasons, our monthly report includes less than 10% of actual calls received.
Any questions or comments, please contact the Sheriff’s Office.
LIVESTOCK OWNERS: Please notify the Sheriff’s Office if you have livestock on pastures or any crop fields. We are having to contact the landowners in order to find out who the cattle belong to. Thank you!!!
During Tornado Season, the first Wednesday of each month, there will be a tornado siren drill at 10:00 a.m.
NOTE: All parties arrested are innocent until proven guilty
8-1 S.S. Ambulance transported from S.S. to Tribune
8-2 Welfare check in S.S.
8-2 Traffic hazard on Hwy 27, MM 152
8-2 Traffic complaint eastbound, west of S.S. on Hwy 40
8-3 S.S. Ambulance and S.S. Fire paged out for a single roll-over accident on Hwy 27, MM 141
8-4 Report of a dog bite in S.S.
8-4 Traffic complaint westbound from Weskan on Hwy 40
8-4 2 goats were located on Road 26 & Deer Draw Road. Livestock owner was notified
8-5 Fuel theft reported in Wallace County
8-5 One male party arrested for DUI
8-5 Report of a citation from another state that was not their vehicle plate
8-6 Motorist assist on a locked vehicle with keys in vehicle
8-6 Suspicious activity reported in S.S.
8-7 Motorist assist on Hwy 40, MM 19
8-8 Road debris, KDOT was notified to remove dead carcass off the road
8-8 Report of a scam from Home Depot
8-8 S.S. Ambulance and S.S. Fire paged out for two-vehicle accident on Hwy 27, between MM 128 and 129
8-8 Two businesses in S.S. reported property damage
8-9 S.S. Ambulance paged out
8-10 S.S. Ambulance paged out
8-10 Report of a transient in S.S.; male party was transported to the KS/CO state line
8-11 Traffic complaint about a semi parked on a side street in the city limits of S.S.
8-12 Report of a wildlife animal deceased by a transformer on Road 20.
8-12 Report of suspicious parties walking around town and in people’s yards.
8-13 Report of some livestock missing; livestock owner found them
8-13 Motorist assist at the 27/40 Store in S.S.
8-13 S.S. Ambulance paged out
8-14 Motorist assist on Hwy 40, MM 31
8-14 S.S. Ambulance paged out
8-16 Traffic complaint/hazard on Hwy 27, MM 150
8-16 Traffic complaint eastbound on Hwy 40, MM 8
8-16 Report of suspicious activity near the corner of 3rd and Gardner St in S.S.
8-17 Several control burns were called in
8-17 Police report taken for on-line shopping order and items that were sent were incorrect
8-18 Transported transient from Wallace to Cheyenne Wells
8-18 Report of a family of rattlesnakes at the S.S. Cemetery; mother rattlesnake and babies removed
8-18 One male party arrested for illegal drugs
8-19 S.S. Ambulance transported from Greeley County Long Term Care to Denver Hospital
8-19 Report of livestock out on Outpost Road, north of Weskan; livestock owner was notified
8-21 Report of a male party threatening people in S.S.
8-21 Report of property damage to a home in S.S.
8-22 Vehicle broke down at the 27/40 Store in S.S.
8-22 S.S. Ambulance paged out
8-22 Received a go-cart complaint
8-22 Civil stand-by in S.S.
8-22 Traffic complaint on Main St. in S.S.
8-23 S.S. Ambulance paged out
8-23 Livestock caught up in some wire; livestock owner was notified
8-23 S.S. Ambulance paged out
8-23 Traffic complaint from the KS/CO state line, eastbound
8-24 Livestock reported out on Hwy 27 and Killdeer Rd; livestock owner was notified
8-24 Agency assist with a mental health patient in Wallace County
8-24 S.S. Ambulance paged out
8-24 Report of a male party walking west of S.S. on Hwy 40
8-25 Report of same male party walking east of S.S. on Hwy 40; male party was taken to Cheyenne Wells
8-26 Report of livestock out on Hwy 27, north of the S.S. Cemetery; livestock owner was notified
8-26 Eviction notice served to parties in S.S.
8-26 Report of a transient on Hwy 27, MM 141 headed north
8-26 Motorist assist on Hwy 27, S.S. Cemetery
8-26 Report of a criminal threat in S.S.
8-26 Report of livestock out on Hwy 40, just west of S.S.; several livestock owners were notified
8-27 Suspicious party at the 27/40 Store in S.S.
8-27 Livestock reported out again on Hwy 40, just west of S.S.; livestock owner was notified
8-27 Report of a hawk possibly injured in S.S.
8-27 Report of livestock out on Road 26, 3 miles north of Wallace; livestock owners were notified
8-27 Female party arrested in Riley County on our warrant
8-28 Livestock reported missing near Wallace/Greeley County line
8-28 Game warden responded to the hawk situation in S.S.
8-28 Transient male party on bicycle reported in S.S.
8-28 S.S. Ambulance paged out
8-29 Livestock located at the Wallace/Greeley County line; livestock owner was notified
8-29 S.S. Ambulance paged out
8-30 Report of livestock out on Hwy 27, MM 148; livestock owner was notified
8-30 Road debris removal on Hwy 40, MM 15
8-31 One female party was transported to the Wallace County Jail
Snapshots from 2022 Weskan Days
On Saturday, October 1, 2022, the Hansen Museum is celebrating 50 years of bringing art and culture to the people of Northwest Kansas with an afternoon celebration. The party starts with a nostalgic presentation by Hansen Museum Board Member, Debra Berg at 2:00 p.m. in... [More]
The Kansas Department of Transportation’s Charge Up Kansas NEVI Plan has been approved and is set to receive $39.5 million total over the next five years under the National Electric Vehicle Infrastructure (NEVI) Formula Program. The plan provides KDOT federal funds to help... [More]
Hi! My name is Charlotte and I’m going to tell you all about 6th Grade. 6th Grade has been tough, and it’s been good at times, but other times it's bad. Sometimes it’s so fun, like when we played trash basketball and how we are doing a virtual escape room on... [More]
Have you ever seen one of those quote boards? It’s usually a frame that includes white letters you push into recessed horizontal tracks to create phrases. I’ve seen these boards announcing births, advertising sales, and used as home décor. One time, while Black... [More]
The True Crime Exhibit incorporates evidence, artifacts and information showing how local and area law enforcement officers solved the crime spree of the Fleagle Gang, bank robbers and murderers of the 1920s who were once as widely known as Baby Face Nelson, John Dillinger, Bonnie... [More]
Dotsero-- to music fans worldwide, this name translates to “a no- nonsense thrill ride of energy and excitement”, a band full of life, energy, and spontaneity, who will perform for WPAA’s second program of the season. The five-member band, originating in Denver,... [More]
Mrs. Hennick accepted the flag which was provided by Senator Jerry Moran’s office. This flag flew over the State Capitol in May. The students also received goody bags with a pencil, flag pin, and a booklet on how to properly care for the flag. Pictured... [More]
Michele Howell appeared in Wallace County District Court on Wednesday, April 7th in person via zoom meeting. Her court appointed attorney Justin Barrett, Colby opted not to appear with his client for her first appearance. Wallace County Attorney Charles Moser appeared on... [More]
Jake Wilson Margheim appeared in Wallace County District Court on November 12th, 2020 for sentencing in case number 17 CR 33. Margheim had been charged with 1 count of unlawful possession with intent to distribute marijuana, a level 4 drug felony, on January 28, 2017. Margheim... [More]
Elmer Nelson of Lamar, CO was fined $93 plus court costs on 9/3/2020 - cited driving 73 mph in a 55 mph zone on 1/18/1994 by WACOSO. Kathleen Brammer of Grain Valley, MO was fined $69 plus court costs on 9/10/20250 – cited driving 79 mph in a 65 mph zone on 10/05/2018 by... [More]
Case number 2020-SC-2 D Walker Concrete, LLC vs Jory Parks. On June 15th, 2020 (plaintiff) D Walker Concrete LLC filed claim against (defendant) Jory Parks, DBA Heartcross Ranch Designs LLC in the amount of $1150.25 for concrete delivered, plus $15 for sheriff service and $67.50... [More]
Rolando Gonzales appeared in Wallace County District Court on January 12, 2020 for sentencing in case number 2019-CR-10 with court appointed attorney Christopher Rohr of Colby, Kans. On February 13, 2019, Gonzales had been found guilty of count 1 Possession of a Controlled Substance,... [More]
Skyler Jacob Adams Urban, Goodland Kans, transporting an open container, purchase/possession/comume by minor. Deferred adjudication, 12 months. Court Costs $108. William M Dysart, Jr., Weatherford, Okla, driving 82 mph in a 65 mph zone, Fined $87, court cost $108. Shane... [More]
Rene Trevino appeared in Wallace County District Court on October 2, 2019 for sentencing in case number 2019 CR 12. Trevino had been charged with 1 Count Domestic Battery, a Class B, Person Misdemeanor on September 7, 2019. He appeared in court with court-appointed... [More]
Catherine Elizabeth Capra, Pleasant Hill, Mo, driving 78 mph in a 65 mph zone, deferred, court costs $108. Justin Blake Meyer, St. Francis, Kans, liquor purchased by minor, nolo contendre, fined $200, court costs $239. Transporting an open container, guilty plea, fined $200.... [More]
The Fort Wallace Museum has just completed a big weekend of activities, which in spite of small challenges, was a success. Our 2022 History Exposition and Outdoor Education Days had the theme of “Communication Along the Smoky Hill Trail, “ and brought in local historians... [More]
Don’t miss this weekend’s History Exposition and Outdoor Education Day “Communication Along the Smoky Hill Trail!” On Friday and Saturday, the grounds will be filled with demonstrations of telegraphy, oxen, printing press, bugle calls, Cheyenne Ledger... [More]
Our big History Exposition and Outdoor Education Days are approaching on Friday, Sept. 9 and Saturday, Sept. 10! This year’s theme is “Communication Along the Smoky Hill Trail,” with exhibits on telegraph, telephone, military communication, bugle calls, Plains... [More]
We hope you have marked your calendars for the upcoming History Exposition and Outdoor Education Days at the Fort Wallace Museum, coming up Friday, Sept. 9 and Saturday, Sept. 10! Our grounds will be filled with demonstrators exploring “Communication Along the Smoky Hill... [More]
We are excited about our upcoming History Exposition and Outdoor Education Days for 2022! With this year’s theme of “Communication Along the Smoky Hill Trail,” we are offering a different twist to our demonstrations and guests. Our two-day event (Friday Sept... [More]
The Museum was filled with activity the week of July 5-8 as we hosted 15 local youth for our first History Day Camp! Six professional educators, led by FWMA Board Member Brenda Tropf, led exploration by 15 4th-8th Graders as we learned about the Robidoux and Madigan General Stores,... [More]
The summer travel season is rolling along at the Fort WALLACE Museum! In spite of high gas prices, people are indeed traveling along Highway 40, including international travelers from such locations as Germany, Australia, and the Netherlands. Our History Day Camp for grades... [More]
Memorial Day Weekend 2022 approaches and that means that things are about to get busy in Wallace! The 68th Fort Wallace Rodeo will have its Saturday performance on May 28th at 7 pm MDT at the Rodeo Grounds just east of Wallace. The Sunday performance is at a special time - 5... [More]
15 Years Ago (2007) The Strand Theater was showing “Rush Hour 3” starring Jackie Chan, Chris Tucker, and Max von Sydow. The following movie was “No Reservations” starring Catherine Zeta-Jones and Aaron Eckhart. Twenty-five members of the Wallace County... [More]
20 Years Ago (2002) The Strand Theater was showing “xXx” starring Vin Diesel, Marton Csokas and Samuel L. Jackson. The following movie was “Blue Crush” starring Kate Bosworth, Matthew Davis, and Michelle Rodriguez. The children of Roy & Dot Mangold... [More]
25 Years Ago (1997) The Strand Theater was showing “Cop Land” starring Sylvester Stallone, Harvey Keitel, Ray Liotta, and Robert De Niro. The following movie was “Picture Perfect” starring Jennifer Aniston, Olympia Dukakis and Kevin Bacon. Coyote... [More]
30 Years Ago (1992) The Strand Theater was showing “Batman Returns” starring Michael Keaton, Danny DeVito, Michelle Pfeiffer, and Christopher Walken. The following movie was “Honey, I Blew Up the Kid” starring Rick Moranis and Marcia Strassman. The... [More]
15 Years Ago (2007) The Fort Wallace Museum invited the public to come visit their new display on September 2. Floris & the late Viola Weiser donated an extensive collection of Indian artifacts. The Strand Theater was showing “I Now Pronounce You Chuck & Larry”... [More]
20 Years Ago (2002) The Strand Theater was showing “Stuart Little 2” featuring the voices of Michael J. Fox, Geena Davis, and Hugh Laurie. The following movie was “Austin Powers in Goldmember” starring Mike Myers, Beyonce, and Vern Troyer. At the... [More]
25 Years Ago (1997) The Strand Theater was showing “Out to Sea” starring Jack Lemmon, Walter Matthau, and Dyan Cannon. The following movie was “Men in Black” starring Will Smith and Tommy Lee Jones. Dry Creek was running at almost full capacity after... [More]
30 Years Ago (1992) The Strand Theater was showing “Universal Soldier” starring Jean-Claude Van Damme, Dolph Lundgren, and Ally Walker. The following movie was “Sister Act” starring Whoopi Goldberg, Maggie Smith, Harvey Keitel, and Kathy Najimy. ... [More]
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