The first article is about a house fire in Peabody, Kansas. The second article is about the city of Valley Center, Kansas adopting a policy that allows its fire hydrants to be decorated. Below is a picture of firefighter Les Gordon testing a hydrant during the summer of 2016. The SMFD tests the hydrants each year and color codes them based upon performance.
This page is maintained by the Administrative Staff at City Hall in St. Mary, KS.