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Kevin Rippe was born in Marysville and moved to Smith Center at the age of 1, then graduated from Smith Center High School in 1995. He graduated from Cloud County Community College in 1997, and joined the staff of KKAN/KQMA radio in Phillipsburg a year later. Since June of 2011 Kevin has been with us here at Your Country KNDY. You can hear Kevin on daily news reports, as well as calling area high school football and basketball. Kevin lives in Marysville with his wife Melissa, and 4 children Brennen, Jacob, Bailee, and Joshua.

Washington County Commissioners Minutes 2-25-2013


The Board of Washington County Commission met in regular session on Monday, February 25, 2013 in the commission room at the Washington County Courthouse.  Present:  Alison Mueller, 1st District Commissioner, Chairman; Roger Otott, Vice Chairman, 2nd District Commissioner; Gary Ouellette, 3rd District Commissioner; and Denae Dimler, County Clerk.   Chairman Mueller called the meeting to order.   Next regular meeting ... Read More »

Annual Pony Express Re-ride to be held June 17-27

Pony Express

The annual Pony Express re-ride will take place June 17-27 with the ride starting in St. Joseph, MO this year going westward to Sacramento, CA. It’s a 10 day, 24 hours a day, non stop event by more than 600 riders and horses over the 1,966 mile stretch of the Pony Express National Historic Trail. The re-ride will of course ... Read More »

Gage County Fair to be held July 24-28


The Gage County Fair will be held July 24-28 this year in Beatrice. Evening entertainment includes Country Singer Justin Moore on July 24 and Gloriana on July 25. Races will be held the evening of July 26 at Beatrice Motor Speedway, with Eve of Destruction on July 27, and late model racing on July 28. Tickets are on sale at ... Read More »

Force elected Co-President of NTCA


Terry Force, president of Blue Valley Telecommunications of Home City, has been elected co-president of the National Telecommunications Cooperative’s 2013 Board of Directors. He was elected at the Rural Telecom Industry Meeting and EXPO held in Lake Buena Vista, FL. He has been on the Blue Valley board of directors since 1990 and has also represented NTCA’s Region 7 on ... Read More »

Marysville Firemen respond to car fire


The Marysville Fire Department responded to a vehicle fire last Monday near 12th and Broadway in Marysville. Jason Brown of Marysville was eastbound on Highway 36 when his vehicle caught fire due to transmission trouble.  He pulled into the Citizens State Bank ATM drive through.  The Ford Explorer was a total loss. No injuries were reported. Read More »

Nemaha County Commissioners Minutes 2-25-2013


UNOFFICIAL MINUTES — These minutes are unofficial until approved by the Board of Commissioners at their next meeting. February 25, 2013 Unofficial The Board of Nemaha County Commissioners met in regular session on Monday, February 25, 2013 in the Commission Room of the Nemaha County Courthouse. The meeting was called to order by Chairman Gary Scoby leading the flag salute. ... Read More »

Marshall County Commissioners Minutes 2-25-2013


February 25, 2013   The Board of Marshall County Commissioners met in regular adjourned session with Robert S. Connell, 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 ... Read More »

KCI cancelling many flights for tonight and tomorrow.


The City of Kansas City, Mo., Aviation Department reports that many flights scheduled for Monday evening and Tuesday morning at Kansas City International Airport have been cancelled due to the region’s incoming snow storm. The Department strongly advises travelers and those picking up/dropping off travelers to check their flight status before coming to the airport. Real-time flight status is available ... Read More »

CMH Foundation to hold First Ever Fundraiser this Saturday


Marysville, KS – CMH Foundation will host its first annual fundraiser, Casino Royale, on Saturday, March 2, 2013 at the Knights of Columbus Hall in Marysville. The event is open to the public and begins at 7 PM. Tickets are $50 per person or $75 per couple and are available at the door. Each person will receive $15,000 in “casino cash” to ... Read More »

No major accidents reported in Marshall County during storm


There were no major accidents reported during the snowstorm Thursday in Marshall County. Two accidents did occur, one just west of Home City on Highway 36, however no major injuries were reported. Marysville reported about 5.5 inches of snow, that after forecasts earlier in the week were thinking we could see upwards of two feet!! Read More »