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ArtoberFestKs Schedule Set For Marysville October 4th

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The Marysville Chamber of Commerce, Marshall County Arts Cooperative, Koester House Foundation, Marysville Main Street & Marysville Public Library have joined forces to present ArtoberFestKs on October 4, 2014 in downtown Marysville, KS from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. ArtoberFestKs is a celebration of the Arts and German heritage, and appeals to all ages.  Activities include an arts & crafts ... Read More »

Twin Valley League Volleyball Report – Week #4

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Team League Overall Washington County 8-0 14-0 Centralia 8-0 19-1 Valley Heights 6-2 10-4 Frankfort 6-3 10-4 Axtell 5-3 8-6 Troy 4-3 7-8 Linn 4-4 14-6 Hanover 3-4 10-10 Clifton-Clyde 3-6 6-8 Onaga 2-6 7-10 Doniphan West 2-7 5-13 Blue Valley 1-7 1-13 Wetmore 1-8 2-13 Scores from September 23, 2014 *Valley Heights def Blue Valley 25-12, 25-18 Centralia def ... Read More »

Fatality Accident Claims Blue Springs Mans’ Life

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A fatality accident early Saturday morning in Gage County claimed the life of 36-year-old Ryan Eugene Young of Blue Springs. He was the lone occupant in a vehicle that went into the ditch, began to roll, and ejected the driver, traveling on B Line at South 94th Road. The accident was reported around 5 a.m. Read More »

Senator Moran Visits Nemaha Valley Community Hospital in Seneca

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United States Senator Jerry Moran Tuesday visited the Nemaha Valley Community Hospital in Seneca to see how federal regulations are affecting operations of the facility. He commented on the need for common sense to prevail when issuing regulations, and emphasized that the Medicare reimbursement is critical to sustaining rural hospitals. Access to affordable health care remains a challenge, according to ... Read More »

Kansas Volleyball Rankings – Week #3

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September 24, 2014, Topeka, KS — The Kansas Volleyball Association is pleased to announce the 2014 Week 3 Volleyball Rankings sponsored by PrepVolleyball.com. Rank – School – Record – Last Week’s Ranking Class 6A 1. Olathe East 13-3 (1) 2. Blue Valley North 9-2 (2) 3. Blue Valley Northwest 10-2 (3) 4. Maize 19-1 (4) 5. Olathe Northwest 12-4 (6) 6. Blue Valley ... Read More »

Sports Ticket: Wendell Barnhouse Interview

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Wendell Barnhouse is a nationally-known and respected columnist who has spent over 20 years covering collegiate athletics. He has reported from 24 Final Fours and more than three dozen bowl games and has written about the Big 12 and its schools since the conference’s beginning. This week he visited The Sports Ticket to chat about Big 12 Conference Football. Listen to ... Read More »

Marysville City Council Meeting Notes

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Efforts to alleviate a rental housing shortage in Marysville stalled again at Monday night’s City Council meeting. Neighboring residents, including several from the Senior Housing duplexes again expressed concerns with traffic, safety, and water drainage issues, which they had raised at previous council and planning commission meetings. With the Watertower Place duplex and Bulldog Apartment complex preliminary and final plats ... Read More »

Marshall County Commission Meeting Minutes – Sept. 22nd

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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 »

Washington County Commission Meeting Minutes – Sept. 22nd

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The Board of County Commission (BOCC) for Washington County met in regular session on Monday, September 22, 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 »