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Accident sends six to hospital

Six people were injured Tuesday when the car they were riding in hit a house.  At approximately 10 p.m. rescue and police units responded to the accident south of the intersection of Center and Mulberry Streets.  According to Beatrice Police the car was traveling northbound on Center Street, lost control on the gravel road and ran into a house located ... Read More »

Fire damages house in Marysville

The Marshall County Fire Department responded to a house fire in Northeast Marysville on Tuesday evening.  According to Fire Chief Richardson three trucks and 28 firefighters responded to 611 North 18th for a report of heavy smoke in the house.  Richardson said when firefighters arrived they found dense smoke on the main floor and flames in the basement.  The cause ... Read More »

Bulldog Band marches to the fair

MHS Band to March at State Fair The MHS Bulldog Marching Band will travel to Hutchinson on Wednesday, September 15th to participate in the 2010 Marching Competition held at the Kansas State Fair. The MHS Band earned Excellent ratings last year, and hope to bring home a Superior rating from the judges, who grade the band’s tone, music, style, and ... Read More »

Marshall County Commissioner Minutes

September 7, 2010 The Board of Marshall County Commissioners met in regular session with Michael J. Keating, Chairman; Charles R. Loiseau and Thomas K. Holle member; 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 ... Read More »

Motorcyclist injured in crash

DATE:  09/02/2010             LOCATION: ½ mile west of S. 134th Road on Hwy 4 TIME:  1830 Hours                OFFENSE:  Single vehicle injury accident CASE:  2010-4179           On Thursday September 2nd 2010, the Gage County Sheriff’s Office, Beatrice Rescue, and the Filley Rural Fire Department responded to a one vehicle accident that occurred approximately ½ mile west of S. 134th Road on Highway ... Read More »

Washington County Sheriff’s report

On 082910 Kim Kimbrough, Clay Center reported that his son had shoplifted from Schoen’s Market in Washington.  Investigation is pending.  On 083010 in the 2400 block of National Road Miriam (Kathy) Simons, Washington driving a 1995 Pontiac struck deer.  Damage estimated at more than $1,000.00, no injuries were reported.  On 083110 the Hanover Fire Department was dispatched to 412 North ... Read More »

KDHE lessens the Centralia Lake warning to an advisory

KDHE has released an update on Centralia City Lake, in Nemaha County.  The KDHE states that levels are improving and the warning has been downgraded to an advisory to allow for boating and fishing at the lake. The advisory continues to discourage all contact with the water for people and pets. KDHE recommends the following precautions be taken: Do not ... Read More »

Plant Spring Bulbs now

Believe it or not, now is the time to prepare for the welcome sight of spring flowering bulbs.  Everyone with an interest in growing bulbs is invited to attend “Planting Spring Flowering Bulbs.”  Meetings will be held in each county across the River Valley Extension District: Belleville: Thursday, September 16, 7:00 p.m., Belleville Library Washington: Wednesday, September 22, 7:00 p.m., ... Read More »

Axtell Eagles celebrate homecoming Friday.

Homecoming for the Axtell Eagles kicks off Friday with a Parade and Pep rally at 2:15 p.m. Friday on Maple Street.  The crowning of the king and queen will take place at the football field beginning at 6:30 p.m..  This year’s homecoming candidates are: Tyler Heiman, Michelle Peschel, Taylor Jesse, Kayla Ludwig, Scott Koch, and Lindsey Smith.  Axtell Eagles will ... Read More »

Kling sentenced to probation

Douglas Kling, Marysville, was convicted in a July jury trial of aggravated escape, burglary and two counts of theft of a vehicle. He appeared Tuesday before District Judge John Weingart for sentencing Despite then county attorney Brian Carroll’s request that Kling be sentenced to 3 years in prison, Weingart sentenced Kling to 24 months of supervised probation with an underlying ... Read More »