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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.

Semi Accident on Highway 77 sends 1 to hospital.

The Kansas Highway Patrol worked a semi accident on Hwy 77 about a tenth of a mile north of hwy 36 Wednesday afternoon. According to the report, the semi was northbound on Hwy 77 when the driver lost control of the truck, entered the east ditch and went down the embankment, striking the creek bed at the base of the ... Read More »

Marysville City Council Minutes

Marysville City Council met Monday.  Ongoing discussion regarding location, platting, and plans for a light industrial park adjacent to the Marysville Airport continued.  Representatives of the cemetery board brought forward questions regarding boundaries.  The issue was tabled, and forwarded for consideration by that board and the Planning Commission. City officials have met with engineers on the Seventh Street corridor improvements.  ... Read More »

Marshall County Commissioners Minutes

The Board of Marshall County Commissioners met in regular adjourned session with Charles R. Loiseau, Chairman; Robert S. Connell and Thomas K. Holle 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 a motion by ... Read More »

Nemaha County Commissioners Minutes

The Board of Nemaha County Commissioners met in regular session on Monday, July 11, 2011 in the Commission Room of the Nemaha County Courthouse.  The meeting was called to order by Chairman Tim Burdiek leading the flag salute.  Present also were Commissioners Mark Wessel and Gary Scoby, Road and Bridge Supervisor Dennis Ronnebaum and Office Manager Janet Linden, and County ... Read More »

Washington County Commissioner Minutes

The Board of Washington County Commission met in regular session on Monday, July 11, 2011 in the commission room at the Washington County Courthouse. Present: Alison Mueller, 1st District Commissioner; Roger Otott, 2nd District Commissioner, Chairman; Gene Helms, 3rd District Commissioner; Elizabeth Hiltgen, County Attorney and Lou Kern, County Clerk. Chairman Otott called the meeting to order. The next regular ... Read More »

Marshall County Fair starts Thursday.

The Marshall County Fair will get things rolling on Thursday with the 4-H Horse Show halter & Equestrian Events and a Costume & Trail Class at 9 a.m. and at 5 p.m. Thursday is the 4-H Horse Speed Events. The Marshall County Fair runs July 14-19. KNDY will be at the Marshall County Fair in Blue Rapids with live reports ... Read More »

Washington County Fair gets underway.

The Washington County Fair really gets rolling Wednesday morning, with events all day long. At 8 a.m. is the 4-H horse show with open class foods judging to follow. At 9 a.m. is the Poultry show, along with Electric and poster judging. At 9:30 is Photography, horticulture, and flower judging along with open class clothing, textiles, and hobbies and crafts. ... Read More »

Marshall County Man arrested for burglaries

Charges were filed Friday against a Beattie man arrested in connection with several burglaries earlier this week. Gregory Bottom Jr. has been charged in two separate cases for the string of incidents that occurred between Tuesday night, July 5, and early Wednesday morning, July 6. In the first case, Bottom was charged with burglary of Twin Valley Developmental Services, Beattie, ... Read More »

RV catches fire in Marysville

Marysville firefighters and emergency responders were called to the scene of an RV on fire on Center Street, near 12th Street Sunday afternoon in Marysville. Marshall County Emergency Management Director Bill Schwindamann said a couple from Oregon, their cat and dog managed to escape unharmed from the fire, which billowed thick black smoke. People in the area said they heard ... Read More »

Odell man killed in accident

A 65-year-old rural Odell man was killed in a single-vehicle rollover accident northwest of Odell, which was discovered early Saturday morning. At about 7:45 a.m. Saturday, an employee of the Norris Public Power District was investigating a power outage in the area of Pine Road and the Odell Blacktop. The employee located a wrecked vehicle in a field along Pine ... Read More »