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Welcome to Morton County's Official Website It is our mission to provide an accurate and informative site to help you discover Morton County. And to provide citizens with information that will be beneficial to them.

Early Voting Begins March 23rd & Ends noon, April 6th, 2015
You can vote early at the Morton County Clerk's Office during regular business hours.

April 7th, 2015 City & School General Elections Information

The deadline to register to vote is March 17th, 2015.  Early Voting begins March 23rd, 2015.   Click here for the filings for office that have been submitted for the April 7th, 2015 Election and Special Ballot Question.

Legal Battle Brewing over Lesser Prairie Chicken

There will be a Meeting Tuesday, April 7, 2015 at 6:30 p.m in the Point Rock Room located at the Morton County Health Dept., 625 Colorado St., Elkhart, KS.  The Meeting is Free and Open to the Public.  Please Click here for further information.

Draft Final Hazard Mitigation Plan 03/05/15

Please Click Here to View Morton County and Southwest Kansas' Hazard Mitigation Plan

Morton County Commissioners Need Your Help

The Morton County Board of Commissioners are looking for individuals interested in serving on an advisory board.  There are several boards that have positions that need to be filled. Click here to view all the boards the Commissioners make appointments to.  Those hilighted in yellow are vacant positions.  If you are interested please submit a letter of interest to the Morton County Clerk, P.O. Box 1116, Elkhart, KS 67950 or drop it off at the County Clerk's Office.

Morton County Law Enforcement Center Looking for Part-Time

The Morton County LEC is searching for qualified candidates for the position of Dispatcher.  Must be able to work day shifts, night shifts, weekends and holidays.  There will be one part-time position and one full-time position.  Qualified candidates must be at least 18 years of age, possess a valid driver's license, and have no felony or serious misdemeanor convictions.  Please contact the Morton County LEC at 1026 Richards St., Elkhart, KS, for further information and an application. E.O.E.
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Morton County Road Department Accepting Applications

The Morton County Road Department is accepting applications for a General Laborer.  Duties may include manual labor and the safe operation of trucks or heavy equipment.  CDL required.  Full job requirements and applications may be obtained at the Morton County Road Dept. Shop, 580 Co.Rd. 16 (South of Wilburton), Elkhart, KS 67950 E.O.E.
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Morton County Health System Accepting Applications

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It's That Time of Year Again & Flu Season is Just Around The Corner

Where can I get a flu vaccine?

Flu shots will be available at the Morton County Health Department as a walk in.  Flu shots will be $30.  You can do private pay, or Medicare or we can bill insurance companies that are in network* with the health department.  *If you have any questions, you may call the Morton County Health Department at (620) 697-2612.  And at the Morton County Medical Clinic by appointment.

If you have any additional questions about the Flu or would like to visit further about some of the myths attached to the Flu vaccine, please call the nurses at the Morton County Health Department or visit with your physician at the Morton County Medical Clinic.

Morton County Health Department, the physicians of the Morton County Medical Clinic and the Morton County Emergency Medical Services would like to decrease the number of flu cases in the county; please help us by getting your flu shot. Together, our combined efforts are making a positive difference in Morton County!

Brought to you by: Morton County Health Department

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