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USD 113 Candidates Announced.


Prairie Hills School District will host five candidates for the superintendent position over the next week. Each candidate will visit all of the schools in the District.  Candidates will also participate in several meet and greets during their visit. 8:45 AM Meet/Greet Bern HS 10:15 AM Meet/Greet Sumerfield 11:30 AM Meet/Greet Axtell JH/HS 2:00 PM Meet/Greet Wetmore 4:15 PM Meet/Greet ... Read More »

Topeka Symphony Orchestra Performming In Marysville Sunday


The Topeka Symphony Orchestra will perform a free concert, “Mozart and More,” at 2 p.m. Sunday in the Marysville High School auditorium in Marysville. The concert features two selections composed by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, a guitar concerto composed by Richard Harvey and a piece by Maurice Ravel. Guest artist is classical guitarist Nicolas Ciraldo. Sixty percent of the musicians in ... Read More »

Red Cross Blood Drive Scheduled


Red Cross is seeking blood donations.  A blood drive will take place on Thursday, February 16th. 12:30 pm- 6:30 pm, Community Bldg/Legion Hall, 207 5th St, Axtell A second drive will take place on February 24th from 8:00 am- 2:00 pm, Community Building, 1500 Community Drive, Seneca Read More »

Scholar Bowl Teams Qualify for State


On Thursday, February 2 the Axtell Eagles WON the Regional contest hosted at Frankfort and qualified for a bid at State. The 2012 1A – Division II State Scholars Bowl Championships will be held on Saturday, February 11th, at Natoma High School. The Hanover High School scholar bowl team is headed to 1A state after winning their scholar bowl regional ... Read More »

Washington County Sheriff’s Report


On 012012 on West 7th Street just west of C Street Jordan Yungeberg, Washington driving a 1995 Chevrolet turned left into the path of a 2004 Chevrolet driven by Jennifer Hiltgen, Greenleaf.  Damage estimated at more than $1,000.00, no injuries were reported.    On 013112 the Washington & Hanover Fire Departments were dispatched to the 1600 block of 28th Road ... Read More »

Washington County Board Minutes


COMMISSION MINUTES, February 6, 2012            The Board of Washington County Commission met in regular session on Monday, February 6, 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 Kathy Fritz, Deputy County Clerk.    Chairman ... Read More »

Marshall County Board Meeting Minutes


February 6, 2012   The Board of Marshall County Commissioners met in regular session with Thomas K. Holle Chairman; Charles R. Loiseau and Robert S. Connell members; and Sonya L. Stohs,CountyClerkpresent.   The meeting was called to order at9:00 a.m.   The Board opened the meeting with the flag salute.   The minutes and agenda were approved as presented upon ... Read More »

Legislative Forum Scheduled for Marysville


A Legislative Forum with Senator Mark Taddiken and Representative Sharon Schwartz will take place Saturday, February 18, at the Marysville City Hall.  Coffee & Rolls – 8 am, Forum begins promptly at 8:30 am.  The forum is sponsored by: Marysville Chamber of Commerce and AT&T Read More »

Art Exhibit to Open at Lee Dam Center for Fine Art


  “Unmasking Mental Illness” opens February 12   The Marshall County Arts Cooperative is partnering with Pawnee Mental Health Services to bring an art exhibit to the Lee Dam Center for Fine Art.  The exhibit, “Unmasking Mental Illness,” commemorates the mental health organization’s 55th anniversary.   The exhibit includes a display of art from Pawnee’s clients, families, and friends that ... Read More »

Blue Valley Telecommunications Warns Customers of Fraudulent Emails

Blue Valley Telecommunications, Inc.

An important reminder from Blue Valley Tele-Communications… There has been a recent wave of fraudulent emails to our customers, the purpose of which is to elicit personal information for criminal purposes. This is known as ‘phishing’ and is something of which you should be very wary since the emails often appear to be from legitimate sources. Here are some tips ... Read More »