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Man pulled from grain bin Wednesday back at work Thursday

The man who was rescued from a grain bin at Valley View Milling, located north of Seneca, Wednesday afternoon, was back on the job Thursday already.

Mark Haverkamp, who is also chairman of Valley View Milling, wanted to thank all the responders who came to help rescue him.

The call came in about 12:40 Wednesday afternoon and he was brought out around 3:20 Wednesday afternoon, and life flighted to a hospital for treatment and released Wednesday night. Several emergency personnel responded to the scene, including Seneca and Bern Fire Departments, Nemaha County Sheriff’s Office, the Kansas Highway Patrol, and Seneca EMS.

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.