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Beatrice City Council To Hold Public Hearing Reguarding Annexation

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Beatrice City Council will host a public hearing Monday, August 4th on proposed annexation of several properties on the east side of the city, including Beatrice State Developmental Center, Evergreen Cemetery, and a number of residential properties. The meeting is set for 7 p.m. at the Beatrice City Council meeting. Read More »

Nemaha County Commission To Hold Public Information Meeting

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Nemaha County Commissioners will host a public information meeting Monday, August 4th. An architect representative will be present to talk about the proposed jail construction. The meeting will begin Monday evening at 7 p.m., in the meeting room of the Pioneer Building at 710 Pioneer Street in Seneca. In related business, Commissioners at the July 21st meeting voted to approve ... Read More »

Washington County Relay For Life Saturday

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The Washington County Relay For Life is Saturday evening, August 2nd from 5-11 p.m. at the Washington County High School track. Following a meal for survivors at the Christian Ed Building at 4:15 p.m., opening ceremonies at 5 p.m. will include recognition of survivors and caregivers. The Luminaire Ceremony is planned at 9 p.m. Survivors, participants, or donors may contact ... Read More »

Marysville City Council Meeting Notes

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The Marysville City Council met Monday. An amended budget presented by Carla Grund at the council workshop was adopted for publication, with a final vote planned August 11th. The mill levy proposed is 67.464, a decrease of 7.306 mills. The original proposal would have decreased the levy 1.202 mills. During discussion the Mayor read several comments concerning the long term ... Read More »

Marysville City Council Meeting Notes

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The Marysville City Council met Monday, and unanimously approved a $93,000 bid to renovate and reseal the six tennis courts in the Marysville City Park. Discussion included council members report on a visit to inspect the companies work on two different courts in Lincoln. Carla Grund and Vicki Gross came back impressed. The work includes a five year warranty, which ... Read More »

Stolen Vehicles Recovered Near Beatrice

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Authorities recovered two vehicles stolen late Saturday or early Sunday from a storage building at Twin Rivers Chrysler Dodge in Beatrice. A pickup taken was found at Chautauqua Park, and a car was found abandoned a mile west of Beatrice on a minimum maintenance road, stuck in the mud. Neither had apparently been driven far, but significant damage was reported ... Read More »

USD 113 Prairie Hills School Board Meeting Notes

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USD 113 Prairie Hills School Board met Monday, and voted to put a capital outlay tax, not to exceed 8 mills, on the November ballot. The continuous and permanent levy would allow the district greater flexibility in how outlay funds are used, a provision which was included in recent school finance legislation. A protest petition initiated by Jim Scoby and ... Read More »

Nemaha County Commission Meeting Notes

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Nemaha County Commissioners met Monday. Diana Younghans, Senior Services/Public Transit Director reported on a possible grant that could fund establishment of a senior center in Seneca. Clarification regarding a state law concerning taxation of property destroyed by a natural disaster was discussed. A resident affected by this situation would complete and submit an application to the Board of Commissioners for ... Read More »

Marysville Woman Airlifted After Accident Near Beatrice

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A Marysville woman, Susan McHenry, 52, was injured Sunday, and airlifted to a Lincoln hospital after she was injured when her vehicle apparently crossed the center line, and struck an oncoming semi on U.S. Highway 77 south of Beatrice. Ricky Webb, 49, of Booneville, Missouri had swerved to the shoulder, but could not avoid the collision. He, and a passenger in the truck ... Read More »