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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 8-6-12

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COMMISSION MINUTES, August 6, 2012           The Board of Washington County Commission met in regular session on Monday, August 6, 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 Lou Kern, County Clerk.    Chairman ... Read More »

Marshall and Washington County Polling places

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The Primary elections are Tuesday for the State of Kansas. Polls will be open from 7 am to 7 pm and something new this year, don’t forget to bring photo ID with you to vote. All Washington County voters will vote at the courthouse in Washington. Marshall County voters will vote at the following locations.   Marshall County Polling Places ... Read More »

Injury accident in Nemaha County

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An accident occured just after midnight Sunday morning on 144th Road in Nemaha County. According to the Sheriff’s report, Ethan Morrow, 23, of Seneca was westbound on 144th Road when he went left of center and struck a bridge railing. Morrow and his passenger, Kali Haug, 17 and also of Seneca were taken to the Seneca Hospital by ambulance, their ... Read More »

Marysville City Council discusses new pool options

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The Marysville City Council held a special meeting Monday night and discussed in length the new pool. Kevin Maclalay presented pool layouts. The council then discussed options on paying for the pool and it was decided to increase the sales tax by .6% and to put a sunset clause on the ordinance. This will be put on the November ballots ... Read More »

West Nile Virus confirmed in Jefferson County

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A mosquito carrying the West Nile Virus has been confirmed in Jefferson County. A spokes person with Public Health Solutions says this shouldn’t be made into a crisis, but is just a reminder to take precautions with mosquitos. Peak season for mosquitos is August and September but with the dry weather this year, that may be unpredictable. Public Health Solutions ... Read More »

Washington County Commissioners Minutes 7-30-12

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COMMISSION MINUTES, July 26, 2012, Meeting with the Washington City Council     Commission members Alison Mueller, Roger Otott and Gene Helms, David Willbrant, Public Works Administrator and Lou Kern,CountyClerk, attended the special meeting of the Washington City Council called forJuly 26, 2012at5:00 P.M.at theWashingtonCity Hall.  Council members attending were Ryan Kern, Council President; Gene Martin, Justin Cordry, Meyler Gibbs ... Read More »

Marshall County Commissioners Minutes 7-30-12

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July 30, 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,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 ... Read More »

“Curtains!” presented by MACT over the weekend.

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The Marysville Area Community Theatre presented the play “Curtains”with  4performances this past weekend at the Marysville High School Auditorium.  Good sized crowds were on hand each evening enjoying the humor and trying to figure out whodunit.   Wayne Kruse was the director.  MACT gave away a half hog Sunday afternoon.  Winners were Randy and Sherry Brown and Barb Baker.  The next ... Read More »

KHP Trooper/Washington County Grad arrested

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A Washington County High School graduate was recently charged with eight felonies related to sexual contact with children between 14 and 16.  Domingo Cardenas, age 39, and a Kansas Highway Patrol Trooper in Rush County in western Kansas was charged, which included rape, aggravated criminal sodomy and six felony counts of aggravated indecent liberties.  These incidents occurred last year and ... Read More »

Seneca City Administrator Resigns

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Seneca City Administrator Tami Haverkamp has submitted her letter of resignation effective November 30th.  She has accepted a part time job as Executive Director of the Nemaha County STEP Foundation.  Haverkamp says it has become hard to juggle her schedule with a young family and her duties as City Administrator.  She began her job as City Administrator in March 2008. Read More »