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Partial Solar Eclipse Viewable Today Across The Area

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Back on October 8th, much of North America was able to view a total lunar eclipse, as the earth passed between the moon and the sun. Now it’s the sun’s turn to get in on the action as a partial solar eclipse will occur over much of North America today. A solar eclipse occurs when the moon passes between the ... Read More »

KSHSAA Sub-State Volleyball Brackets Released

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The Kansas State High School Activities Association released the sub-state volleyball tournament bracket for area high schools. CLASS 4A D-I: TOPEKA-HAYDEN – Bobby Taul, Manager (1 Court) Abilene, Ottawa, Topeka-Hayden, Wamego CLASS 4A D-II: CHAPMAN – Clint Merritt, Manager (1 Court) Chapman, Clay Center Community, Holton, St. George-Rock Creek LARNED – Dustin Wilson, Manager (1 Court) Concordia, Hays-Thomas More Prep-Marian, ... Read More »

Washington County Commission Meeting Minutes – Oct. 20th

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The Board of County Commission (BOCC) for Washington County met in regular session on Monday, October 20th, 2014 in the Commission room at the Washington County Courthouse.  Members present:  Alison Mueller, 1st District Commissioner, Chairman; Roger Otott, Vice Chairman, 2nd District Commissioner; and Gary Ouellette, 3rd District Commissioner.  Denae Jueneman, County Clerk, was present to record meeting minutes. The next ... Read More »

Special Meeting Regarding Washington County Health Department Held

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The Board of County Commission (BOCC) for Washington County met in special session on Monday, October 13th, 2014 in the Commission room at the Washington County Courthouse at 6:30 p.m.  Members present:  Alison Mueller, 1st District Commissioner, Chairman; Roger Otott, Vice Chairman, 2nd District Commissioner; and Gary Ouellette, 3rd District Commissioner.  Denae Jueneman, County Clerk, was present to record meeting ... Read More »

City of Washington Reminds Residents About Sewer Maintenance

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The City of Washington would like to remind all property owners and sewer utility customers that the City of Washington is responsible for the sewer main lines. The property owner is responsible for the lateral and the tap. Due to the recent purchase of the sewer camera system for the city’s sewer mains, staff has noticed numerous privately-owned sewer taps ... Read More »

Blue Valley Tele-Communications Acquires Networks Plus of Manhattan

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Home, Kan. – October 20, 2014 – Blue Valley Tele-Communications, Inc. announced this week it has acquired Networks Plus of Manhattan, Kan. The acquisition combines BVTC’s experience and expertise in communications and Information Technology (IT) services, with capabilities, certifications, and technical expertise from the Networks Plus team. This will provide customers access to one of the most powerful IT teams ... Read More »

Marshall County Commission Meeting Minutes – Oct. 20th

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The Board of Marshall County Commissioners met in regular adjourned session with Thomas K. Holle Chairman; Charles R. Loiseau and Robert S. Connell members and Sonya L. Stohs, County Clerk present. The meeting was called to order at 9:00 a.m. The Board opened the meeting with the flag salute. The minutes and agenda were approved as presented upon a motion ... Read More »

Twin Valley League Volleyball Report – Week #7

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Team League Overall Centralia 12-0 32-1 Washington County 11-1 28-3 Axtell 9-3 19-14 Valley Heights 9-3 20-11 Linn 7-5 22-10 Troy 6-6 13-16 Hanover 6-6 15-16 Frankfort 6-6 16-14 Clifton-Clyde 5-7 12-14 Blue Valley 2-10 5-25 Doniphan West 2-10 10-20 Onaga 2-10 9-21 Wetmore 1-11 6-25 Scores from October 14, 2014 *Linn def Axtell 25-22, 25-17 *Linn def Hanover 25-19, ... Read More »