Giant van Gogh Painting shortly after sunrise

Film crew shoots footage of Giant van Gogh Painting

  Many people passing by Goodland’s Giant van Gogh Painting in early November 2018 saw a film crew shooting footage of it. The crew came from Evo Films, a Los Angeles-based creative content studio. A few weeks before the crew arrived, Evo Films Producer Josiah Bultema called the Sherman County Convention and Visitors Bureau office.…

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Sherman County CVB Director elected I-70 Association President

    Price elected as Kansas I-70 Association President for fourth consecutive term Sherman County Convention & Visitors Bureau Executive Director Donna Price was elected President of Kansas I-70 Association Nov. 24. The association elected its 2019 officers at a meeting in Junction City at Kansas Tourism Conference. Price’s 2019 term will be her fourth…

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Attacking the Glass Ceiling: The first woman to run for Congress

Mrs. Murphy considers an historic run for Congress Eva Morley Murphy of Goodland opened a letter addressed to her husband, prominent attorney E.F. Murphy. Mr. Murphy was out of town, so she decided to answer the letter herself. The consequences were historic. Answering the letter led directly to her candidacy for Congress for the Sixth…


Sherman County CVB wins first place in contest

  CVB brings home a trophy for the fourth consecutive year Sherman County Convention & Visitors Bureau placed first in the Travel Industry Association of Kansas (TIAK) 2018 Marketing Contest. The bureau won in the Visitors Guide (Designed In-House) contest category, in the Small Budget division. The bureau staff has brought home at least one…


CVB publishes fourth brochure in 2018

The Ultimate Guide to Northwest Kansas is Sherman County Convention & Visitors Bureau’s fourth 2018 publication Members of Northwest Kansas Travel Council, Inc., picked up The Ultimate Guide to Northwest Kansas Sept. 25 at a meeting in Crazy R’s Bar and Grill, Goodland. Sherman County Convention & Visitors Bureau staff had completed a press check…


“Climate and Energy Central” exhibit begins at High Plains Museum

  The High Plains Museum is hosting the traveling exhibit “Climate and Energy Central” from the Kauffman Museum, which is brought to the museum by the Sherman County Community Foundation. This traveling exhibition features Kansas scientists who are working together to address the grand challenges of renewable energy and potential climate change. Their research is…


Big Kansas Road Trip ideas are forming

  Big Kansas Road Trip is coming to Sherman County May 2-5, 2019 An enthusiastic crowd of 50 composed of people from Cheyenne, Sherman and Wallace counties attended the first public meeting for the 2019 Big Kansas Road Trip (BKRT).  The meeting, held in Goodland Sept. 18, was designed to inform businesses, organizations and community…


Historical society to hold fundraising events

You can help restore the United Telephone Building and maintain the Ennis-Handy House by donating to Sherman County Historical Society. In order to gather funds, the Society is holding three fundraisers this fall. Historical Society Garden Party Sept. 13 The Historical Society will host a Garden Party Thursday, Sept. 13. The event begins at 6…