There are many great sources of information about the Byway. The Great Bend Convention & Visitors Bureau publishes a monthly newsletter. The State of Kansas Tourism office has a lot of information on the byways. https://www.travelks.com/things-to-do/byways-and-highways/byways/wetlands-and-wildlife/. The local newspapers and magazines have several articles about the Byway and the activities and current news that effect the Byway and the Byway Communities. These include the following newspapers: Great Bend Tribune; Hoisington Dispatch; Ellinwood Leader; St. John News; Hutchinson News; Wichita Eagle and the following magazines: Kansas Magazine; Byways of Kansas; AAA Journeys Magazine. Go to the Articles tab to read the recent news. Visit their websites to read more about the Byway and the Byway Communities.
KWEC earns International Star recognition: https://www.gbtribune.com/news/local-news/kwec-earns-international-star-recognition/
Check this out! Midwest Living wrote an article about the Kansas byways: https://www.midwestliving.com/travel/kansas/kansas-scenic-byways/?31a&fbclid=IwAR1_YVq7SLaFIJa7hvrxqU1VJS3PTXNclSiKWGia_pLccVkTNaegJBCCSDE
Limpkin sited a long way from natural habitat
A limpkin was sited at Cheyenne Bottoms, during the Labor Day weekend. This bird's native habitat is Florida down to the Caribbean, Mexico into South America. Read the article in the Great Bend Tribune https://www.gbtribune.com/news/local-news/florida-avian-visitor-creates-excitement-cheyenne-bottoms-birdwatchers/