Terri with a zebra at the horse hotel

Slide on Inn to a horse hotel

  Zebras are not an animal normally found in Sherman County. But sometimes out of the ordinary appears. Madison Shambaugh, also known as Mustang Maddy, stopped at Slideoninn Horse Hotel west of Edson for a night. Shambaugh trains and gentles mustangs. The zebra came from a petting zoo in Indiana. Terri Anderson, Slide on Inn’s…

Three counties gain scenic byway prize

The three Land and Sky Scenic Byway counties got a big prize June 2. That day, Kansas Department of Transportation Secretary Mike King signed a designation resolution. It turned the northern 88 miles of Highway 27 into the 12th Kansas byway. “We are excited to extend the byway program into Northwest Kansas,” King said. The…

Land and Sky Scenic Byway designation letterhead

State designates Land and Sky Scenic Byway

  The entire text of Kansas Department of Transportation’s press release appears below. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 6, 2016 Land and Sky Scenic Byway officially designated in Northwest Kansas The Kansas Byways Program will soon grow by one with the addition of the newly designated Land and Sky Scenic Byway in Northwest Kansas. Land and…

Enjoy horseplay July 4 at Great Western Cattle Drive

Return to 1882 horseplay at Great Western Cattle Drive Enjoy authentic 1882 horseplay with the cowboys as they celebrate 106 years of America on July 4 in northeast Sherman County. The Second Annual Commemorative Great Western Cattle Drive will roll at historic Homestead Ranch 19 miles northeast of Goodland, Kansas at 4 p.m. Mountain Time.…