Nesting – located at 135 N. Franklin Ave. in downtown Colby, is open to the public Tuesday – Saturday 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Customers are strongly encouraged to wear face masks and utilize hand sanitizer upon entering the store. Disposable filters and reusable face masks sized for toddlers up to adults are available for sale in the store and online at www.shopnesting.com. Additionally, customers are encouraged to take advantage of online shopping, virtual tours, curbside pickup and free Colby delivery as often as possible. Paying in advance with credit, debit, checks and exact cash is especially appreciative when possible. For questions and to schedule a virtual shopping appointment, contact Nesting Owner Christina Beringer.
Palace Drugstore – We are OPEN to the public as of 5/18/2020! Please be aware of the following:
*Masks are REQUIRED to come in the store. We will have some available for $1 once our shipment arrives.
*Please practice social distancing while shopping or waiting for service.
*Curbside service is still available by request.
Swartz Vet – As of 5/7/2020 In order to follow the regulations, set forth due to COVID-19, Swartz Vet will still be taking the following temporary measures: Clients will not be allowed to enter our lobby. Please call the clinic when you arrive at 785-460-1078 and we will have a staff member assist you. If your animal has an appointment, a Tech will come get your animal. You are welcome to stay in your car or drop off. During this challenging time, Swartz Vet will still be providing full services for you and your pets. Thank you for your understanding and please stay safe.
Nex-Tech Wireless – at 1933 S Range. Ave Suite 1 in Colby is now open to walk-in traffic. Please limit visits to one customer per account and follow social distancing guides. If you are not comfortable going into the store please call 785-269-8000 for assistance.
Pioneer Memorial Library – Opened May 11, 2020. Please enter at the SOUTH entrance only – this is handicap enabled. MASKS are required. Use hand sanitizer after you enter. There will be a limited number of patrons allowed to avoid overcrowding. Social distancing is expected inside the library. Computer use is 30 minutes per person per day. Computer use for children/youth under 15 years of age requires an adult/parent. Reading magazines and newspapers allowed in the main part of the library. Curbside delivery is still being offered. Call the library or reserve your books online. For questions or to reserve items call the library at 785-460-4470 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Dr. Sam Funk Optometry – YES WE ARE OPEN! Doors will still be locked by knock or call 785-462-3348 when you arrive and a staff member will assist you. Hours are still Monday – Friday 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. As we still have to follow social distancing guidelines, please note that we may have to ask you to come back at a set appointment time if you come for adjustment or repairs. Each patient will be screened and asked TO WEAR A MASK during your visit. We do have some available during your visit if you do not have one. We apologize for any inconvenience but want to ensure the safety and health for you and our staff. We are happy to see our patients again! – Dr. Funk and staff
Vision Source of Colby – Update effective 5/18/20 — We’re very happy to be seeing our patients again as of last Monday! Our doors are open but just a reminder that everyone who enters our office will need to wear a mask or face covering and will have their temperature checked. At this time we are utilizing curbside waiting so please give us a call at 785-462-8231 when you’re outside the office so we can assist you. Thank you and please know that your assistance allows us to be open and caring for our patients.
The Sports Shoppe – Good News! Opening May 4th. Hours are Monday – Friday 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. and closed on Sunday.
Dillons – Store hours are 7 a.m. – 10 p.m. Every day. Designated hours for 60+ seniors or high risk individuals as per CDC are Monday through Thursday from 7 a.m. – 8 a.m.
Heartland Christian School – Heartland School offers new-student discount Heartland Christian School is taking enrollments. New families that enroll by May 25 will receive a 20 percent discount. Contact the school for information at (785) 460-6419.
Northwest Kansas Decorating Center – OPEN, however we ask that you call ahead at 785-462-6441 or 785-443-1214. Our hours will remain the same during the week: Monday-Friday 8:00am-5:30pm (closed from noon-1). During this time, Saturdays will be by scheduled appointments only.
Bickner Electric – OPEN during this COVID-19 epidemic. However we have
temporarily changed our hours they are as follows: Mon- Fri 9am to 11:45
am and then open again at 1:15pm to 5:00 pm. If you need services please
still call the shop at 785-462-6692 as normal, if you are needing parts
please call the shop and tell us what you need and we will do our best
to get the items for you and bring outside for you as our doors are
going to be locked to limit further exposure to us and to you! Thanks so
much for understanding and stay safe and healthy!
Colby Glass Company – Open, following “STAY SAFE” guidelines. Hours 8 a.m. – 12p.m. & 1p.m. – 5p.m. All doors are locked except exterior door on SE corner. This allows customers into airlock. Interior door is locked. Customers are encouraged to call ahead to drop off repair work as well as pick up completed projects. Call 462-2351 or 462-0606. We are following guidelines from KDHE for screening. Service continues using above guidelines and considered on a job by job basis. This policy will remain in effect until State Guidelines change. Thanks for your consideration and help to prevent the spread of this pandemic. Stay safe
Strutt Insurance – appointment only and only if they meet the guidelines set by CDC (which are posted on our door). Hours will be 8am to 5pm. We truly appreciate our customers and look to protect them and ourselves from COVID 19. Our numbers to call are 785-462-6779 or 1-800-279-4806 our email address is email@example.com or they can contact us through struttinsurance.com. Payments can be left inside the front door in the box provided.
Colby Ag Center – Open but lobby closed to public. Curbside delivery on parts. 785-462-6132
Moonlight Gardens– In accordance with the KEFF guidelines, we are declared an “essential” business and are allowed to remain open. Because of the seriousness of this situation we are in, and for the protection of our customers, staff, and families, these are the guidelines we ask our customers to abide by:
– adult shoppers only
– practice the 6′ distance while visiting
– 9:30-10:30 am reserved for senior citizens
Golden Plains Garden Center– OPEN Considered an essential business. Following the guidelines listed below to keep our community, staff and families safe during this time.
-No more that 10 people allowed in the store at one time
-Maintain the 6 ft “Social Distancing” while shopping
-If you have traveled out of state or to the KC or Topeka area,
DO NOT ENTER we will help you from your car.
The gate will be shut, so if you pull up call us at 785-462-7528 and they will assist you and or let you in to shop. Also offering curbside pickup & delivery services.
1. Only medically necessary patients can be seen in the office. This means no maintenance patients are allowed. Please make sure that your visit is medically necessary before you schedule your appointment.
2. We cannot schedule patients with pre-existing lung diseases or other co-morbidities. These are the patients that are at a higher risk of developing complications to the Covid-19 virus and should stay home as much as possible.
3. All patients will be asked a series of questions when scheduling an appointment: Do you have a fever, cough, or shortness of breath and have you traveled anywhere in the last 14 days. It will be determined on a patient to patient basis whether or not your travel will affect our ability to treat you.
4. There are No Walk-In Patients allowed, no exceptions. We must screen you prior to entering the building. We also ask that you show up at your appointment time to avoid any waiting in the waiting room. It is our goal to get you in and out without touching any unnecessary surfaces.
5. Upon arrival your temperature will be taken with a non-contact thermometer and must be below 99.4 degrees Fahrenheit.
New hours are as follows:
Monday: 10:00- 12:00, 2:00-6:00
Tuesday: 10:00- 12:00, 2:00-6:00
Wednesday: In Goodland 8:00- 10:30 (subject to change due to scheduling)
Thursday: 10:00- 12:00, 2:00-6:00
Friday: 10:00- 12:00, 2:00-6:00
Thank you and stay safe!
Thomas County Courthouse – now has a drop box option for conducting business! Drop boxes are located on the south side of the courthouse next to the elevator entrance. Any correspondence dropped off after 4:00 will be processed the following business day. Please do not deposit cash.
Thomas County District Court – Due to the Supreme Court’s Administrative Order 2020-PR-16 imposing statewide judiciary restricted operations due to the COVID-19 emergency, the Thomas County District Court has made available a locked box located on the south side of the courthouse for the public to drop off any court filings. We ask that you please provide your name and phone number with the filings in the event we need to get ahold of you. If you place any information into the locked box between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Monday-Friday, please call 785-460-4540 so we can retrieve and process the information that day.
Any information placed in the locked box after 5:00 p.m. will be processed the next business day. District Court drop box is located on the right.
Thomas County Landfill – customers not allowed in the office, please sign tickets through the window.
Wal-mart– Open Daily 7 a.m. – 8 :30 p.m. Every Tuesday from 6 – 7 a.m. is an hour long senior shopping event for customers 60+
Dollar General – 9 a.m. – 8 p.m. Dollar General is strongly encouraging that the first hour of operations each day be dedicated solely for the shopping needs of senior customers, who are one of the groups most vulnerable to the COVID-19 coronavirus. In keeping with the Company’s mission of Serving Others, Dollar General wants to provide these at-risk customers with the ability to purchase the items they need and want at the beginning of each day to avoid busier and more crowded shopping periods. Other customers are encouraged to plan their shopping trips around this window of time to allow the most susceptible customers in our communities the ability to shop during the first hour that stores are open.
Restaurant/Fast Food Updates
ARBY’S – drive through
B-HIVE – Open! Discontinuing delivery’s but still offering curbside if needed for the next two weeks.
BURGER KING – drive through only
CHINA BUFFET – closed
CITY LIMITS BAR & GRILL – open for Dine In as of 5/4/2020. We look forward to seeing all our friends and want to thank everyone that supported us during these difficult times. Today Monday we will be open from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. – 8 p.m. We will practice social distancing. We will continue to offer deliveries and to go. 785-462-6565.
COLBY BOWL & FUN CENTER – starting 4/6/2020, curbside pickup of menu items as well as daily specials from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. 460-2672
EL DOS DE OROS – Dining area will be open as of 5/4/2020 with the same operating hours every day from 11:00 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. and Friday and Saturday closing at 10:00 p.m. with a limited capacity following guidelines and regulations set by our governor. We will be serving dining and curbside pickup. As for the alcoholic mix drinks you will still be able to order them to take them home until further notice from the Alcoholic Beverage Control. As always thank you for your support. We look forward to serving you with a smile. Thank you.
GAMBINOS PIZZA – drive through only 462-9977
J&B MEAT MARKET – Lobby is re-opened! Call in orders for pick up through drive-through still available and we are following all guidelines to customers and staff safe.
JIMMY JOHNS – Order online for pickup and grab your sandwich on your own terms: delivery, drive through, and curbside pickup. Open from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. during this time. 460-3278
MCDONALDS – drive through
MEADOWLAKE – New hours as of 5/4/2020. Monday – Saturday 4 p.m. – 10 p.m. Sunday kitchen closed. Call Kevan with questions at 785-460-6443
OASIS TRAVEL CENTER – order by phone for curbside delivery 460-0044
PIZZA HUT – open for curbside pickup and delivery from 10:30 a.m. – 10 p.m. everyday. Card payments preferred to allow for contact less transactions. As of 5/4/2020 dining rooms still closed until further notice.
SONIC – car or drive through service
STARBUCKS – OPEN for inside business with curb side delivery still available 460-0042
TACO JOHNS COLBY – Lobby open 7 a.m. – 9 p.m., Drive-thru open 7 a.m. – 10 p.m.
TWISTERS – Re-opened 5/5/2020 for inside dining.
SUBWAY – drive through
VILLAGE INN – temporarily closed (as of 4/19/2020)
WELCOME HOME CAFE – Re-opened 5/5/2020. Hours are 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. and 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. Monday -Saturday 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. on Sunday. Carry-out still available. Phone 785-460-8100. We look forward to serving you again.
WHISTLE STOP CAFE REXFORD – Now serving in our dining room according to regulations.
Due to the state-wide Stay-At-Home order, our office will no longer be open to the public. Please know that we are still available and would love to help you! Please call and leave a message at 785-460-1973, message us on Facebook, or email a staff member (listed below). We are praying for you and we cannot wait to see you all again in the church building! -C3 Staff, firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com
Colby United Methodist Church – Worship Sundays LIVE on KXXX 790 AM www.nwksradio.com or on the Church’s YouTube channel. The office is currently closed but please call and leave a message. If you need something they will return your call.
Trinity Lutheran Church – Message can be heard on KXXX 790 AM on Sunday mornings around 12:15 (noon hour programming). Members are encouraged to view devotions from Lutheran Hour and the Lutheran Hour itself. Also, the Synod’s LMCS.org site has chapel services on file that can be viewed (left side, scroll down about half way). The Elders will be meting on March 31st to discuss what we’re going to do moving forward.
Adams Bank & Trust – lobby closed, drive through open
Farmers Bank & Trust (Colby Location) – Lobby open as of 5/4/2020. Continuing to exercise social distance practices. Please visit our website at farmersbank-trust.com for more details on our electronic options or call us at (785) 460-2251.
Farm Credit of Western Kansas – closed to public, please call and use drop box in the parking lot.
Farmers & Merchants Bank – We are happy to announce our lobby at the downtown location is open once again! Our Dillon’s location is soon to follow, opening May 11. Hours will soon return to normal as well. Our lobby is currently running regular hours 9-3 Monday-Friday. Beginning May 11 our drive-up and Dillon’s location hours will be as follows. Drive-up: 7:30-5:30 Monday-Friday and Saturdays 8-11. Dillon’s Location: 10-7 Monday-Friday and Saturdays 10-3. We are so excited to be able to serve you at all our convenient locations!
Peoples State Bank – Celebrating Beef Month the Month of May by reopening our lobbies! We will continue to encourage social distancing practices in and around our branch locations to continue keeping everyone safe and healthy.
the bank – Lobby re-opened as of 5/26/2020, drive-through still available
Sunflower Bank – lobby limited to 6 people at a time
Western State Bank – lobby closed, drive through open