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City releases employee salaries

The City of Junction City has released public information about its 2019 employee salaries upon request from The Junction City Union. Read more

No injuries reported after semi fire shuts down traffic on I-70 Saturday night

A semi truck on fire Saturday night around 10 p.m. near mile marker 316 shut down all lanes of traffic temporarily in the eastbound lane of… Read more

Candidates file for county offices in upcoming election

Monday was the last day for most candidates to file for local office. Read more



Blue Jays prepare for season opener with steady practice

Like other baseball teams in the county, the Junction City Senior American Legion baseball team has been hard at work preparing for their d… Read more


Area youth baseball teams prepare to play ball

Sounds of baseball bats pinging echoed in North Park this week as baseball teams from Junction City got their season underway with their fi… Read more


Archers close out season virtually, finish first

The KS National Archery in the Schools Program (NASP) Annual State Tournament was scheduled for April 3 and 4 in Hutchinson, at the State F… Read more


JC Union gains new Managing Editor

You have been missed, Junction City. Read more

From the publisher: Congress to consider pro-newspaper measure

Here’s a real bell-ringer: There’s something encouraging going on in Congress. Read more

New season for this newspaper editor

The time has come. Read more


Obituary: Dennis Lee Baer

Dennis Lee Baer passed away at his residence in Junction City, on May 29, 2020 at the age of 70. Read more

Obituary: Patricia M. Wild

Patricia M. Wild, 93, of Junction City, died Sunday, May 24, 2020 at Via Christi Village in Manhattan. Read more

Obituary: Mary Alice Berry-Oesterhaus

Mary Alice Berry-Oesterhaus, 90, Topeka, KS,  formerly of Dwight, KS, passed away on Monday, May 25, 2020, at Aldersgate Village in Topeka.… Read more


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