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Resolution to Close Bern School

NOTICE is hereby given that a proposal has been made by a resolution of the Unified School District (U.S.D.) #113 Board of Education to improve the school system for U.S.D. #113 by closing the school building for grades PreK-12 at the Bern Attendance Center and for those students to attend Sabetha Elementary School, Sabetha Middle School and Sabetha High School. ... Read More »

Two Teens Injured In Accident

A Blue Springs and a Wymore teen were injured in a one vehicle accident Monday.  The driver, Shaylee D. Crawford, 16, of Wymore and passenger Shelby L. Baehr, 16, of Blue Springs, were traveling north on S. 36th Road in an SUV. The vehicle left the roadway, entered the ditch and struck a tree. Air bags deployed, seatbelts were in ... Read More »

Beatrice Woman Injured In Accident

A Beatrice women was injured in a one vehicle accident on Monday morning.  The Gage County Sheriff’s Office reports the accident occurred just south of Wymore on Highway 77.  A pickup driven by Krista Camron age 19 of Beatrice was traveling southbound on US Highway 77 when the pickup hit a patch of snow causing her to lose control. The ... Read More »

Nemaha County Commissioner’s Minutes

  Nemaha County Commissioners met in regular session on Monday, January 30, 2012 in the Commission Room of the Nemaha County Courthouse. The meeting was called to order by Chairman Mark Wessel leading the flag salute. Present also were Commissioners Gary Scoby and Tim Burdiek, Road and Bridge Supervisor Dennis Ronnebaum and Office Manager Janet Linden, and County Clerk Mary ... Read More »

Washington County Commission Minutes, February 13, 2012

The Board of Washington County Commission met in regular session on Monday, February 13, 2012 in the commission room at the Washington County Courthouse.  Present: Alison Mueller, 1st District Commissioner, Chairman; Roger Otott, 2nd District Commissioner; Gene Helms, 3rd District Commissioner; Elizabeth Hiltgen, County Attorney and Lou Kern, County Clerk.      Chairman Mueller called the meeting to order.   ... Read More »

Marysville Ambulance Informs Council it Will Not Renew Contract

February 13, 2012   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 ... Read More »

GOP Caucuses Scheduled

The Kansas Republican Presidential Caucuses will be held March 10th. Kansas residents must be registered as a Republican by February 17th to participate in the Caucus. The Kansas Caucus is the first statewide caucus or primary after Super Tuesday, March 6th. Ron Paul, Rick Santorum, Newt Gingrich, and Mitt Romney are included in the candidate field for the Kansas Caucus. ... Read More »

Kansas’s Lead Sales Representative To Headline MCPG Meeting

Kansas Lead International Sales Representative will be the featured speaker at the Marshall County Partnership For Growth annual meeting on February 23. John Watson.  Watson is the Director of the Trade Development Division, Kansas Department of Commerce. He is responsible for overseeing the division’s trade team who assist Kansas companies in ex-porting their products and directs the state’s recruitment of ... Read More »

600 Attend Concert

Approximately 600 people attended a free concert by the Topeka Symphony Orchestra on Sunday.  The Orchestra performed at the Marysville High School Auditorium and was sponsored by the Marshall County Arts Cooperative.  The performance focused on music written by Mozart and included Nicholas Ciraldo, a classical guitarist. Read More »

Axtell Scholars Place 4th

The Axtell High School Scholars Bowl Team for placed 4th at 1A-DII State in Natoma, KS on Friday.  The team includes Austin Schmitz, Jordan Heinen, Tricia Schmitz, David Detweiler, Laura Heiman, and Shane Torrey. Read More »