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125 W Spring St, Lincoln, KS – $37,500

Looking to buy a home but you don’t need a huge house? This one is for you. This is a smaller ranch home. It has what you need, 2 bedrooms, 1 full bath, an eat-in kitchen, and a full unfinished basement. With a little paint, you can make it your own. There is an attached …

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Registered Nurses Day & Night

Lincoln County Hospital has immediate openings for Registered Nurses, day and night full-time. Apply online at LincolnCountyHospital.net or call 785-524-4403.

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Senior Center Site Manager

Are you outgoing, enthusiastic, and willing to host seniors and volunteers to coordinate and serve meals and file required reports? Five hours a day M-F. Applications available at Lincoln Fellowship Meals, 116 W. Lincoln Ave., Lincoln, KS 67455 or send a resume to NC-FH AAA, 401 Houston St., Manhattan, KS 66502-6135. For questions call 1-800-432-2703 …

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215 N. 2nd St Lincoln, KS – $65,000 (FSBO)

This updated home is ready for your family to move in! Located in a safe and friendly neighborhood close to the schools, hospital, and the beautiful limestone courthouse square. Huge corner lot and space to enjoy the backyard and playhouse. The home features a cute front porch, as well as a back deck and there …

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Commercial Development Opportunities – Lincoln, KS – FREE

Free commercial properties in Lincoln County, Kansas

Both the City of Lincoln and the Lincoln County Commission have commercial properties available at no cost to businesses who would like to start up or expand. The properties vary in size from approx. 3-40 acres and are either developed (with utilities to the site) or undeveloped (without utilities to the site). Businesses must submit …

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Office – Studio – Airbnb – Business Opportunity – 208 E North Street – Lincoln, KS – $41,000

208 E North St in Lincoln, KS for sale

This well-kept property is an excellent choice for a small business such as an office, photo studio or daycare facility. It could also be redesigned for a small home or an Airbnb. The open concept of the building leaves a new owner many options. A new roof and storm door were added in 2017. The …

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721 N. 4th St., Lincoln, KS – $144,500

721 N. 4th St in Lincoln, KS plenty of space for a growing family

The space in this house just goes on and on! This wood-frame home built in 1995 has 4 bedrooms and 3 full baths on the main level, with the possibility of 3 non-forming bedrooms in the basement and a 3/4 bath. A wood-burning fireplace graces the family room so you can stay warm while reading …

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120 E. Bowland Ave, Lincoln, KS – $225,000

You will be in awe when you enter this large, spacious home. Two small slender stained glass windows and original knotty pine wood floors, paneling, woodwork, and open stairway will catch your eye as you enter this home. There is a dining room, living room w/gas fireplace, rec room w/gas fireplace and pool table, 3/4 …

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219 W Yauger St Lincoln, KS – $65,000

This one just feels like home! Updated 1 1/2 story home with three bedrooms, one on the main level and two on the upper; two 3/4 baths (no tubs); central heat and air; laundry area; a single car and two-car garage (both detached). There’s a large backyard for the kids to play or the dogs …

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317 N. 6th St., Lincoln, KS – $68,500

317 N. 6th St., Lincoln, KS – $68,500

Ranch home with 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, and double car attached garage. The second bathroom, partial basement, and solar panels were added after the owners purchased the home in 1983. The Sentricon System installed by World Pest Control in Sylvan Grove protects the property from termites. The kitchen appliances including the washer and dryer will …

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UNDER CONTRACT – 119 E Center St, Lincoln, KS – $125,000

Gorgeous 3 bedroom home located in Lincoln, Ks! This home has been impeccably maintained. It offers an open area for the dining and living room, a large pantry is always a plus! You’ll love the kitchen island which is excellent for entertaining & family gatherings. Do you enjoy sitting outdoors? This home features a large …

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The Fitzwater Ranch Private Waterfowl Lake – $1,400,000

The Fitzwater Ranch private waterfowl lake is truly a rare treasure of the Smoky Hills of North Central Kansas. This 35-acre private lake situated on 320 +/- acres offers recreational opportunities for every season of the year but truly shines brightest during the heart of waterfowl season. The lake is stocked with fish and is …

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Cabins – RV – Acreage at Wilson Lake | Hell Creek Cabins – $825,000

Modern cabins and million-dollar views overlooking Kansas’ Clearest Lake! 4 Cabins | 15 +/- Acres | Waterfront Views | RV Hook-Ups 197 E Shoreline Rd, Sylvan Grove, KS Unique opportunity to own rare Wilson Lake property and acreage with incredible views, modern cabins and RV hook-ups. The property is easily accessible off Hwy 232 and …

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Part-Time Recycle Center

Lincoln County logo

The Recycle Center Employee will be responsible for various job responsibilities including: sorting, bailing and loading recyclables, loading and unloading recycling trailers and assisting with unloading of vehicles on recycling days.  Knowledge of recycling materials and equipment preferred.  The ability to operate a forklift, pallet jack and bailer is preferred. This employee should have the …

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Technology and Marketing Coordinator

Vista Business Group (VBG)

Vista Business Group (VBG) was founded in 2010 with a mission of providing investment banking and valuation advisory services to lower middle market companies. VBG is currently searching for a Technology and Marketing Coordinator.   The Marketing Coordinator will plan and execute all marketing initiatives for the company. This position is responsible for ensuring and maintaining …

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Acquisitions Specialist

Vista Business Group (VBG)

Vista Business Group (VBG) was founded in 2010 with a mission of investment banking and valuation advisory services to lower middle market companies. VBG is currently searching for an Acquisitions Specialist with a desire to work in an entrepreneurial and growth-oriented organization. This position will have the opportunity to gain extensive M&A experience and work …

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Bus Driver

Sylvan-Lucas Unified School USD 299

Bus driver needed for USD 299, Sylvan-Lucas for school year 2020-21. If interested please contact Jude Stecklein at 785-526-7175.

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PENDING – 215 W. North St., Lincoln, KS – $10,000

LOOKING FOR A PROJECT? Have I got a deal for you! The bathroom had a fire and will need completely redone; all electrical will need to be replaced; the entire house will need to be rewired. Water heater replaced within last 5 years; Metal roof on house and garage is 15 years old; the drive …

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Lincoln Rec Assistant Director (Administrator)

Lincoln Rec Assistant Director (Administrator) The Lincoln Recreation Commission is looking for an assistant director in charge of the administrative side of the Rec. The position is part-time, but hours will fluctuate with the sports seasons. The Assistant Rec Director (Administrator) is responsible for the administrative side of the Lincoln Recreation Commission. Office hours will …

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Historic Limestone Buildings & Bridges

Lincoln County, Kansas, has been the Post Rock Capital of Kansas since 1989. Greenhorn fencepost limestone beds provided the building material for much of the development of Lincoln County from the 1870’s to the 1920’s. Original Lincoln County settlers’ stone masonry skills and architecture knowledge are still evident today, as their work has stood the …

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South Fork Spillman Creek Double-Arch Bridge

The unique double-arched limestone bridge is located nine miles norht of Sylvan Grove on Highway 181 at the south fork of Spillman Creek and was placed on the Register of Historic Kansas Places in 2004. This 1908 greenhorn fencepost limestone structure was saved by local historians after it was abandoned by the Kansas Department of …

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Lincoln County Courthouse

The current Lincoln County Courthouse was constructed after the original 1873 stone building, built by Myron D. Green, was completely destroyed by fire on the night of December 7, 1898. Three architects were considered for the new courthouse and after examining their plans, C.W. Squires of Emporia was employed. Squires estimated the construction would cost …

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Lincoln Carnegie Library

Lincoln Carnegie Library

Built in 1914, The Lincoln Carnegie Library is one of 59 libraries built in Kansas by philanthropist Andrew Carnegie. Today, it is just one of 25 still in use for that purpose. The beautiful post rock limestone building was expanded in 2008-09, with a modern elevator, reading room, Kansas/Lincoln County room, and meeting room. New …

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Evangelical Lutheran School

Evangelical Lutheran School in Sylvan Grove

The Evangelical Lutheran School is located on the east edge of Sylvan Grove, directly north of the Bethlehem Lutheran Church. The two-and-a-half-story building reflects the Prairie School style of architecture and is constructed of native limestone, a common material in this area during the late 19th and early 20th centuries. The school is associated with …

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Danske Evangelical Lutheran Church

The Denmark Evangelical Lutheran Church was built from greenhorn fencepost limestone quarried by hand in 1878. Sunday services are still held here. The bell tower and south entry were added in 1901. The Lutheran cross, carved of native limestone, first stood on the roof over the doorway. In 1901 when the tower and entry were …

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Kyne House Museum

Built by Lincoln resident Timothy Kyne in 1885, the Kyne House is furnished entirely with furniture and other decor from that era. One of the first limestone houses built in the county, the Kyne House is listed on the Kansas Registry of Historic Places and is part of the Lincoln County Historical Museum Complex. Address: …

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Cummins Block Building – Post Rock Scout Museum & Crispin’s Drug Store Museum

Advocacy award

The Cummins Block is individually listed in the National Register of Historic Places. It is an excellent example of a two-story commercial building of native limestone with dominant round-arched window openings and a bracketed stone cornice. Address: 161 E. Lincoln Ave, LincolnListed in the National Register of Historic Places: 03-24-2000Architecture Classification: Late Victorian: Italianate See …

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Dietary Cook

Lincoln County Hospital is hiring for a Dietary Cook. This position is full-time with excellent benefits and morning & afternoon shifts. LCH is looking for a dependable, self-motivated team player. Fill out an application online at LincolnCountyHospital.net or call 785-524-4403.

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Foreman

Deep Creek Construction, L.L.C. is an underground utility contractor that primarily installs water systems for small towns and rural water districts in the western half of Kansas. Spring and summer projects are being scheduled now. We have the following positions open and will fill in the next 30-60 days: Laborers – position includes manual labor …

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2020 #LiveLincoln County Photo Contest Winners

Congratulations to our 2020 #LiveLincolnCounty Photo Contest winners Allison Johnson and Sarah Esposito! See all the winners…

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UNDER CONTRACT – 255 N 70th Rd, Wilson, KS 67490 – $450,000

Beautiful 1880’s homestead with tons of character and history. Large whitetails, turkey, ducks, pheasants, quail, prairie chickens, and predators. There is a small sand/gravel pit, well-maintained paths and windbreaks, lots of old machinery, silo, seasonal stream, limestone rock, and wind turbine. A mix of old and new here. The property is almost frozen in time. …

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PENDING – 1717 E. Kiowa Dr., Lincoln, KS – $105,000

A 4.2-acre mol tract of land in the NW/4 14-12-8, Lincoln County, Kansas, the exact legal to be determined by a survey. The farmhouse is a two-story home with three bedrooms, possibly more, one full bath, and a partial basement; the kitchen has solid oak cabinets. Improvements: New roof and gutters in 2020, new Everlast …

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2020 #LiveLincolnCounty Photo Contest

2020 #LiveLincolnCounty Photo Contest

The 2020 #LiveLincolnCounty photo contest is now open! Submit your entries before Sunday, Nov 22 at https://www.livelincolncounty.com/photocontest/

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Covid-19 Resident Survey Results

An anonymous survey conducted at the beginning of May 2020 yielded 271 responses from Lincoln County, Kansas, residents. See those results below.                                 View the results of the similar survey of Lincoln County businesses  

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History of the Methodist Church in Lincoln County

The Lincoln United Methodist church got its start in Lincoln county the same year the county was founded, and is also celebrating its Sesquicentennial in 2020. With the beautiful stained glass windows recently restored, here’s a look at its history. (Photo by Kris Heinze)

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Covid-19 Business Survey Results

An anonymous survey conducted at the end of April 2020 yielded 76 responses from our local Lincoln County, Kansas, businesses including agricultural producers. See those results below.     View the results of the similar survey of Lincoln County residents

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Resources for businesses

For Businesses Loans from the US Small Business Administration (SBA) Various programs designed to provide businesses with immediate relief to help mitigate the impact of COVID-19 pandemic.  Loans are to help small businesses, small agricultural cooperatives and most private nonprofit organizations with working capital and debt service immediately and over the next 6 months. Programs …

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Lincoln has good taste with MarCon Pies!

Mary Ann and Craig Stertz renovated a building in downtown Lincoln to house the famous MarCon pies previously in Washington, KS.

Mary Ann and Craig Stertz renovated a building in downtown Lincoln, KS, to house the famous MarCon pies previously made in Washington, KS. (Photo by Kris Heinze)

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Hungry Hunter open again in Lincoln

Hungry Hunter restaurant Lincoln, Kansas

Bob Berthelson reopened the Hungry Hunter restaurant in November in Lincoln, at 116 S. 5th St, bringing back the menu loved far and wide for over 20 years.

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Sesquicentennial (150th anniversary) of Lincoln County, Kansas

Lincoln County is having a year-long celebration (January-December 2020) for the Sesquicentennial (150th anniversary)! On October 6, 1870, Lincoln County was officially recognized by the State of Kansas, divided into townships, and temporary leadership was established prior to a first vote. Every area organization, business, etc. is encouraged to plan a special something to incorporate …

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Lincoln County Sesquicentennial ideas

Sesquicentennial ideas and possibilities are listed below: VFW – Planning activities on both Memorial Day and Veteran’s Day (weekend before)  Lincoln County Historical Society/Museum   Revamped/enhanced homestead exhibit   Sunday programs (once a month) on a variety of topics  Website will have virtual tour of historic sites   New signage at historic sites around the county with QR codes that …

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Ag Equipment Technician

Lincoln Farm Supply in Lincoln, KS logo

Lincoln Farm Supply is looking for an Ag Equipment Technician. We can use a mechanic’s helper, and we can work with vo-tech students, online and in-class training available. This individual must possess a valid driver’s license and be able to obtain a medical card. Drug tests may be required on a random basis or at …

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#LiveLincolnCounty Photo Contest Winners

2019 #LiveLincolnCounty photo contest People's Choice winner, a rainbow over a blacktop road in Lincoln County, Kansas, by Allison Johnson

The Lincoln County Economic Development Foundation (LCEDF) hosted the first #LiveLincolnCounty Photo Contest in 2019, and accepted over 130 photo submissions from local amateur photographers. The purpose of the contest was to positively promote quality of life in Lincoln County, Kansas. Announcing the 2019 #LiveLincolnCounty Photo Contest winners. (Photo by one of our locals – Allison Johnson)

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Returning vacant and dilapidated properties back into productive use

Title image of falling down stone block building with title "Dealing with Dilapidated properties"

Lincoln County is a wonderful place to live and do business but we know we aren’t perfect.  We struggle with vacant and dilapidated properties like so many other communities around the state and country.  Nearly 25 percent of all our housing units are vacant, a number that has been creeping up for quite some time.  …

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Remote-work jobs in computer science, professional fields or support services*

rural and remote

The Rural & Remote program connects Lincoln County residents with remote-work jobs ensuring those who want to live a rural lifestyle can still advance in their careers.

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Barb Hollis recognized for 50 years at Lincoln County Hospital

In July, Lincoln County Hospital recognized long-time radiology technician Barb Hollis for 50 years of service to the Lincoln County Hospital with a reception in the cafeteria. Administrator Steve Granzow presented Hollis a framed certificate commemorating the event, as well as a pin to recognize her years of service to the Lincoln County Hospital. Hollis …

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Seirer’s Clothing celebrating 35 years in business in downtown Lincoln

This July, Seirer’s Clothing will celebrate its milestone 35th birthday by treating customers to a huge birthday sale. (Photo courtesy of Seirer’s Clothing)

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Incubating a business, not just eggs

Prairie Land Gamebirds recently expanded its business with a new hatchery. David, who runs the business with his son Ryan Wacker, said it has been positive to not rely on another entity to provide chicks to them. (Photo courtesy of David Wacker)

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Lincoln County students compete at the second annual Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge

Lincoln County 2019 Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge winners. Lincoln High School students Libby Huskey and Cassie Aleshire received first place. Sylvan-Lucas Unified High School student Aundrea Haberer took home second, while runners up included Delaney Herold, Taegen Walter, Bailey Evans and Kylie Rahmeier of SLUHS, and LHS student Aubry Donley.

The event, which was March 5, 2019, challenged local high school students to develop a sustainable business idea. A panel of judges, including local business owners and bankers, scored projects. Pictured are the winners of this year’s event. (Photo courtesy of Kelly Larson, Lincoln County Economic Development Director)

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