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Water Conservation Requested In Marysville

The City of Marysville is asking all citizens to conserve water usage due to an issue with the water distribution system. City crews have located and repaired the problem.  The issue was with one of the water towers which is now being restored to full strength.  To aid in the restoration of the tower the city is asking citizens to ... Read More »

Veterans’ Legal Assistance Program on Friday

A Legal Outreach Clinic for Veterans has been scheduled for Friday at the Nemaha Community Building in Seneca.  The clinic will take place from10 a.m. to noon and again from 12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.    The clinic is provided by Kansas Legal Services in conjunction with area Pro Bono Volunteer Attorneys and a representative from the office of the ... Read More »

Man Killed During Pursuit

One man died in a police pursuit of a pickup on Monday.  The pursuit occurred approximately 11:35 p.m. near Pawnee City. The pursuit reached speeds up to 85 miles per hour.  The pursuit ended 0ne-half mile north of Nebraska 4 on 646 Avenue near Humboldt, in Richardson County.  The pickup rolled over stop sticks and the pickup entered a field.  ... Read More »

Washington County Commissioners’ Report

COMMISSION MINUTES, July 16, 2012           The Board of Washington County Commission met in regular session on Monday, July 16, 2012 in the commission room at the Washington County Courthouse.  Present: Alison Mueller, 1st District Commissioner, Chairman; Roger Otott, Vice Chairman, 2nd District Commissioner; Gene Helms, 3rd District Commissioner, Elizabeth Hiltgen, County Attorney and Lou Kern, County Clerk.    Chairman ... Read More »

Marshall County Commissioners’ Minutes

 July 16, 2012   The Board of Marshall County Commissioners met in regular adjourned session with Thomas K. Holle Chairman; and Robert S. Connell members and Sonya L. Stohs, County Clerk present.   Commissioner Loiseau was absent from the meeting.   The meeting was called to order at 9:00 a.m.    The Board opened the meeting with the flag salute. ... Read More »

Washington County Sheriff’s Report

News Release   On 071012 the Hanover Fire Department was dispatched to the Pony Express Truck Stop for the repot of a gas spill.   On 071012 on5th Roadjust west of Indian Road Blade Winter,Cliftondriving a 1995 Jeep hit washboards in roadway and rolled vehicle into ditch.  Damage estimated at more than $1,000.00, no injuries were reported.    On 071112 ... Read More »

Single Vehicle Accident Leaves Baileyville Teen Injured

On Thursday at 8:50 a.m., Gage A. Leishing, 17, Baileyville, was driving eastbound on 168th Road just east of E Road when he lost control of the vehicle and the vehicle overturned. The injured, Gage Leishing and passenger Wesley Leishing were transported to Nemaha Valley Community Hospital by Seneca EMS. Read More »

Two Injured In Head-on Accident

A woman was transported to Beatrice Community Hospital Thursday afternoon after a head-on collision between two cars. A car driven by Patricia Damme, age 50 of Beatrice, was traveling west on Court Street near 16th Street shortly before 12:30 p.m. Damme’s vehicle swerved into a turning lane and collided head-on with a Chevrolet El Camino driven by Willard Waltke, 81.  ... Read More »

Nemaha County Sheriff’s Report

PRESS RELEASE FOR 7-16-2012 NEMAHACOUNTYSHERIFF’S OFFICE 212 N. 6th -Seneca,KS66538   ARRESTS: 1.       Byran L. Thompson, 23,Topekawas arrested on 7-11-2012 by the Seneca PD for the offense of Driving Under the Influence.  Thompson was released on $750 Surety bond on 7-11-2012 with a court date of 8-15-2012 at 9 a.m.   2.       Carmen L. Connor was released on 7-12-2012.   ... Read More »