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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.

3 chances to give blood in Marshall County next week


There will be three opportunities to give blood next week in Marshall County. On Monday, November 26th you can give blood from noon to 6 p.m. at the American Legion Hall in Marysville. On Tuesday, November 27th you can give blood from noon to 6 p.m. at Valley Heights High School, and on Wednesday, November 28th from noon to 6 ... Read More »

9th Annual Lighted Horse Parade Saturday in Barnes


The 9th annual Lighted Horse Parade is this Saturday, November 24th at 7 p.m. in Barnes. A soup supper will be held from 5-6:30 p.m. at the Barnes Firehouse. For more information, call 763-4310. All downtown businesses will be open during the evening’s activities. Read More »

Washington County Commissioner Minutes 11-19-2012


COMMISSION MINUTES, NOVEMBER 19, 2012  The Board of Washington County Commissioners met in regular session on Monday, November 19, 2012 in the commission room at the Washington County Courthouse.  Present:  Alison Mueller, 1st District Commissioner, Chairman; Roger Otott, Vice Chairman 2nd District Commissioner; Gene Helms, 3rd District Commissioner; Elizabeth Hiltgen, County Attorney and Kathy Fritz, Deputy Clerk. The board met ... Read More »

Marshall County Commissioner Minutes 11-19-2012


November 19, 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 were approved as presented ... Read More »

Hollenberg Pony Express Having Christmas Open House Dec. 1st

Pony Express

The Kansas Historic Society has announced that the Hollenberg Pony Express Station State Historic Site, just northeast of Hanover, will host a Christmas Open House on Saturday December 1st from 6-8 p.m. Activities will include Christmas tree decorating, caroling, popping corn over a wood stove, and Santa and Mrs. Clause will visit at 7 p.m.  The event is being sponsored ... Read More »

Holiday Travel Tips


The Marysville Police Department, and many other police agencies across the state of Kansas and the Kansas Highway Patrol will be participating in the Kansas Thanksgiving Traffic Enforcement Campaign now thru Sunday November 25th. A grant from the Kansas Department of Transportation will underwrite overtime traffic enforcement that especially targets impaired drivers along with vehicle occupants who are not properly ... Read More »

Nemaha County Commissioners Minutes 11-19-2012


UNOFFICIAL MINUTES — These minutes are unofficial until approved by the Board of Commissioners at their next meeting. November 19, 2012 Unofficial The Board of Nemaha County Commissioners met in regular session on Monday, November 19, 2012 in the Commission Room of the Nemaha County Courthouse. The meeting was called to order by Chairman Mark Wessel leading the flag salute. ... Read More »

Wheaton Man Arrested For Discharge of a Firearm


Brian S. Thiemann, age 39 of Wheaton, was arrested Wednesday evening by the Nemaha County Sheriff’s Office for the offense of Criminal Discharge of a firearm.  The investigation is ongoing.  According to the Nemaha County Sheriff’s Office, Thiemann was released on bond Thursday evening.   Read More »

Fire Destroys Rural Filley Home


Fire destroyed the home of a rural Filley family early Thursday morning.  Tim Cowell, his wife and his two teenaged daughters were able to escape without any injuries.  It happened around 1:30 Thursday morning and is believed to have started in the garage, spreading to the attic and basement.  Firefighters thought they had it under control, not knowing that it ... Read More »

Marysville Jr-Sr High Nominated To National Register of Historic Places

Marysville High School Bulldogs

The Marysville Junior and Senior High School Complex has been nominated for placement on the National Register of Historic Places.  The stadium and playing field were constructed in 1937 while the high school was built in 1939, both part of the Works Progress Administration.  The Junior High was built 30 years after the high school in 1967 and then they ... Read More »