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Nebraska State Patrol does not raise money using phone calls

The Nebraska State Patrol is warning Nebraska citizens that they do not use phone solicitors to raise money.  This announcement came after reports of phone calls being received said they were raising money for the Patrol.  In a news release the Patrol said it does not solicit the public for money. The patrol does say that the nonprofit State Troopers ... Read More »

Jake Carlson injury update – Thanks to Washington County News

The Washington County News “Talked to some Valley Heights fans tonight and found out Jake Carlson is doing well, even walking without crutches after severely dislocating his knee during a Valley Heights vs. Centralia football game. Extra precaution was taken with the injury as Carlson was life-flighted from the field to a hospital. Glad to hear he is doing well.” Read More »

Marshall County Commissioners’ minutes

October 18, 2010 The Board of Marshall County Commissioners met in regular adjourned session with Michael J. Keating, Chairman; Charles R. Loiseau and Thomas K. Holle 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 ... Read More »

Washington County Commissioners’ minutes.

COMMISSION MINUTES, OCTOBER 18, 2010 The Board of Washington County Commissioners met in regular session on Monday, October 18, 2010 in the commission room at the Washington County Courthouse.  Present:  Alison Mueller, 1st District Commissioner, Roger Otott, 2nd District Commissioner; Gene Helms, 3rd District Commissioner, and Lou Kern, County Clerk.  Absent:  Elizabeth Hiltgen, County Attorney, due to trial matters. Chairman ... Read More »

KHP Press release for KU/KState Football Game

The matchup between two Kansas schools is expected to bring extra traffic to the Turnpike this Thursday, Oct. 14, and will bring extra fans to Lawrence. The annual Sunflower Showdown between the University of Kansas Jayhawks and the Kansas State University Wildcats will be the 100th consecutive meeting between the two teams, and each year this game brings fans for ... Read More »

Kansas Farmers Can Grow Their Communities One Donation at a Time

I am writing you on behalf of Monsanto Fund and wanted to share a great opportunity for your state with you.  Below you will find information on the Monsanto Fund’s America’s Farmers Grow CommunitiesSM program, which wants to donate $2,500 to 81 counties in Kansas, which adds up to $202,500 to the state in February 2011.  We would love it ... Read More »

Two arrested for salvage yard theft

Two Fairbury men were arrested Monday after attempting to sell stolen equipment.  Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office received information related to a possible burglary at the salvage yard at approximately 5:30 p.m. on Monday.  Officers were given information about a person trying to sell two trucks and two John Deere tractors to the Dorchester salvage yard.  The items were an exact ... Read More »

USD 451 Board of Education minutes

REGULAR MEETING Unified School District #451 Board of Education October 11, 2010         The regular meeting of the U.S.D. #451 Board of Education was called to order Monday, October 11, 2010 by President Dale Sudbeck at 7:30 p.m. Alan Schmitz, Steve Sudbeck, Nick Holthaus, Jim Dalinghaus, John Haug and Martin Haug answered roll call.  Also attending were Jerry Turner, ... Read More »

Text message bank card scam reported

On Saturday October 9th 2010, the Gage County Sheriff’s Office was made aware of a possible scam that was taking place in Gage County.   Several people received a text message in reference to their bank card being ‘deactivated.”  The text is requesting they call a number to re-activate the card.  The Gage County Sheriff’s Office wants to remind people to ... Read More »

Washington County Sheriff’s report

On 092710 on 3rd Road at King Road Brent Lehman Linn driving a 2009 Chevrolet struck deer.  Damage estimated at more than $1,000.00, no injuries were reported.  On 093010 on North Street at Church Street in Hanover Mary Strnad, Hanover driving a 2008 Toyota and James Bennett, Hanover driving a 1994 Oldsmobile arrived at intersection at the same time.  Bennett ... Read More »