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RSVP offering free income tax assistance beginning Feb. 6

Low and moderate income individuals, families and senior citizens can once again receive free assistance in completing and filing their federal, state and local tax returns through RSVP of Northeast Kansas’ Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA). For more than 20 years, RSVP volunteers have assisted residents with low and moderate incomes who need help with their basic tax returns through ...

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Washington County Commissioners Minutes 1-14-2013

COMMISSION MINUTES, January 14, 2013   The Board of Washington County Commission met in regular session on Monday, January 14, 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.  Elizabeth Hiltgen, County Attorney was absent. ...

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America’s Farmers Grow Rural Education wants to give back to the communities

For the second consecutive year, America’s Farmers Grow Rural Education SM, sponsored by the Monsanto Fund, will give Kansas farmers the opportunity to enhance math and science programs in their communities. Now until April 15, 2013, farmers can nominate a local public school district to compete for a merit-based grant of up to $25,000. Administrators of nominated school districts may ...

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Advocate’s Annual Recipe contest deadline is Friday

The Marysville Advocate’s annual recipe contest cookbook will be published in February and they’re looking for your favorite recipes.  However the deadline to submit them is Friday.  Recipes will be judged and finalists will be invited to bring their dish to a tasting luncheon with contest judges.  To enter your recipes, contact JoAnn Shum at the Advocate at 562-2317 or email her at [email protected]  ...

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Future of Baileyville School still up in the air

The USD 115 Nemaha Central Board of Education is seeking input on the Baileyville B&B Jr-Sr High school with the board of education expected to make a decision in March.  The three options they are looking at are, Option 1, having grades pre-Kindergarten thru 5th grade attend the Seneca facility and 6th thru 8th go to Baileyville.  Option 2 is closing the Baileyville ...

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Summerfield School to stay open a few more years

USD 113 Superintendent Bill Orth told the board members Monday night that the Axtell Building Committee is proposing that necessary repairs be made to the Summerfield School building so that it can continue to be used as a school facility, thus postponing the closure of the Summerfield school, for now. Last year, the board voted to close the Summerfield school at the end of ...

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Public Affairs: Wayne Kruse of MCAC

Our guest this weekend is Wayne Kruse, President of the Marshall County Arts Cooperative. He visits with us about the great run they had in 2012 and whats to come in 2013 along with the fundraiser they’re holding this weekend at the Moose Lodge. Public Affairs – Wayne Kruse

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Highway sign replacement to begin soon

On Tuesday, January 22, a highway signing replacement project will begin covering U.S. 36 in Doniphan, Brown, Nemaha, and Marshall Counties, K-87 and K-178 in Nemaha County, and K-120 in Doniphan County. Project work includes the removal and replacement of various highway signing. Work will take place during daylight hours, Monday through Friday, with some occasional Saturday work. The majority ...

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Marshall County Commissioners Minutes 1-14-2013

January 14, 2013   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, CountyClerk 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 ...

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RSVP honoring Martin Luther King, Jr. by collecting eyeglasses

The country celebrates Martin Luther King Day on January 21 this year.  RSVP will honor Dr. King throughout the month of January by collecting eyeglasses the entire month  for the Lions Club. Donating used eye glasses, lenses or frames can change someone’s life. Please consider donating those glasses you are not using in your drawer so that someone else can ...

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