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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.

Marysville City Council Notes 12-10-2012

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The City of Marysville Intangibles Tax, which was repealed in the November General Election, will go into effect in 2014, the Marysville City Council voted Monday night.  Therefore, 2013 intangible tax returns will have to be filed.  To replace the lost revenue from the intangibles tax, property taxes will increase, which the ballot said the intangibles tax could be replaced ... Read More »

SKF USA in Seneca to consolidate with North Carolina Facility

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SKF USA in Seneca announced plans earlier this week to transfer the manufacture of industrial seal products from Franklin, North Carolina to it’s production facility in Seneca.  $2.4 million will be invested to upgrade the Seneca facility and the consolidation will take about 18 months.  28 employees will lose their job in North Carolina.  The Seneca plant currently employs 150 ... Read More »

Marshall County Commissioners Minutes 12-10-2012

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December 10, 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, 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 ... Read More »

Nemaha County Sheriff’s Office warns of a scam

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The Nemaha County Sheriff’s office is warning everyone of a scam which involves the victim receiving a text message on their phone stating their Debit Card has been cancelled and that they need to call the number provided to fix the problem.  When the victim calls the number, they are asked to give their debit card number in an attempt ... Read More »

Meeting to discuss next phase of Seneca Main Street Project

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There will be a meeting regarding the next phase of the Seneca Main Street Project from 6th to 10th Street.  The meeting will be at the Seneca Library Community Room Wednesday at 5 p.m.  The public is encouraged to attend.  The first phase of the project, which included reconstruction of three blocks of Seneca’s brick Main Street from 3rd to ... Read More »

Sabetha teen still on the run

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UPDATE: Kristina Richey was located on 12/10/12 in Oregon unharmed.A Sabetha teen, missing since Friday evening, and listed as a runaway, is still on the run.  Authorities continue to search for 16 year old Kristina Richey, who’s car was found at an outlet mall in Nebraska City, NE on Friday.  She told friends she was meeting a truck driver and ... Read More »

Two ag producer seminars coming up

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The River Valley Extension District will have a series of seminars, workshops, and schools to provide education on a wide variety of topics of interest to agricultural producers. The first program will be “Cost Saving Tips for Winter Cattle Feeding” coming up this Thursday, December 13th at the Linn American Legion. The program will start at 5:15 p.m. with registration. ... Read More »

Koester House Museum to have open house Sunday

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The Koester House Museum will have an open house this Sunday from 1-6 p.m.  It’ll be a chance to drop by and see the decorated bird cages, join in caroling and enjoy a cup of hot cider or punch and cookies.  You’re encouraged to stop by before or after the Marshall County Community Choir performance at the First Christian Church, ... Read More »

Semi spills liquid nitrogen in wreck

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A semi lost control on a curve north of Marysville on Highway 77 and ended up on it’s side Monday afternoon, spilling liquid nitrogen and causing the highway to be shut down for part of the night.  Randy Keith of Kentucky was the driver and he was taken by ambulance to Community Memorial Healthcare.  According to the report, the semi ... Read More »

Marshall County Property tax deadline is Dec. 20

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Marshall County’s property tax deadline for the first half of 2012 is due December 20th.  County Treasurer Linda Weber says about $8.1 million total is due for the first half and so far only about one-fourth of it has been collected, at just over $2 million. Read More »