The hospital project in Washington County passed by a 2-1 vote Tuesday. Nearly 50% of the registered voters turned out to vote for the project. 66% voted yes while 33% voted no. As part of the project, the existing hospital will be remodeled into the new clinic and a wing will be added to the west end of the existing facility. The Washington County Commissioners will canvass the election results next Monday at 8:30 a.m. prior to their weekly meeting.
About Kevin Rippe
Kevin Rippe was born in Marysville and moved to Smith Center at the age of 1, then graduated from Smith Center High School in 1995. He graduated from Cloud County Community College in 1997, and joined the staff of KKAN/KQMA radio in Phillipsburg a year later. Since June of 2011 Kevin has been with us here at Your Country KNDY. You can hear Kevin on daily news reports, as well as calling area high school football and basketball. Kevin lives in Marysville with his wife Melissa, and 4 children Brennen, Jacob, Bailee, and Joshua.