Galena mayor talks about the oldest mining town in southeast Kansas

As we head into a new decade, it’s always good to look aback at the past one and see how far we’ve come. In Galena, Kansas, the last ten years are proof that with the right people and the right mindset, a small town on Route 66 can come a long, long way.

KOAM’s Jesse Irwin learned more from Mayor Lance Nichols on a walk around the oldest mining town in southeast Kansas.