FI Finney County, Kansas, was established in 1883. It was created out of Arapahoe, Grant, Kearney, & Sequoyah counties, and named for David Finney, who was the 10th Lieutenant Governor of Kansas. The county seat of Finney County is Garden City, Kansas.
GARDEN CITY - A German, aged about 25 years, John Regier by name, threw himself in front of the east-bound Santa Fe passenger train and was ground to pieces. He was a stranger here, coming from Pueblo about a week ago. He had but $6 on his person when killed. His...read more
Terrible List of Persons Frozen to Death in Southwestern Kansas Men Perish Within a Few Yards Help - Mother and Children Dead KANSAS CITY, Jan. 15 - Specials from Kansas say that the list of casualties resulting from the late blizzard grows alarmingly large. Two...read more