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Landoll Corporation Named Business Of The Year; Marysville Chamber Site Of The Year

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Landoll Corporation was named business of the year, and the Marysville Chamber of Commerce/Marshall County Visitors Center named Site of the Year by RSVP of Northeast Kansas at their annual recognition banquet in Marysville April 8. RSVP volunteers assist the chamber and visitors center, with volunteers filling in for Secretary Brenda Staggenborg. RSVP also assists Marshall County tourism annually with tourism brochure ... Read More »

Marshall County Commission Votes To Purchase Waterville Lumberyard

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Marshall County Commissioners met Monday, and voted to purchase the former Waterville Lumberyard, including most of four lots south of the Post Office, for $25,000. Commissioners later in the meeting met with the Public Works Director to discuss possible plans for demolition and reconstruction at the site. The Sheriff advised that he is advertising for a corrections officer, and when ... Read More »

Marshall County Commission Meeting Minutes – April 14

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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 upon a motion ... Read More »

Marysville City Council Meeting Notes

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The Marysville City Council met Monday. Chickens and tennis again dominated much of the discussion. Residents for and against an ordinance proposed which would allow keeping and raising chickens within the city limits spoke. An idea floated to allow a one year trial was brought forward. At the end, the ordinance failed on a 3-4 vote. Council expressed disappointment with ... Read More »

Fire Destroys Residence In Blue Springs

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A fire in Blue Springs early Monday afternoon destroyed a residence at 121 West Irving. The house had been damaged by fire twice in December, initially with what was believed to be an electrical fire December 15 that rekindled overnight. Origin of this week’s fire at the unoccupied residence was not determined. Read More »

Celebrate World Red Cross Day By Donating Blood

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OMAHA, Neb. (April 15, 2014) — World Red Cross Day is a time to recognize worldwide efforts to advocate for the relief of human suffering, whether from disease, disaster, war or famine. The American Red Cross encourages eligible individuals to support these humanitarian efforts by making an appointment to donate lifesaving blood this May. The need is constant, and all ... Read More »

National Public Safety Telecommunications Week Honors Dispatchers

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This week, April 13-19, is National Public Safety Telecommunications Week, a week designated to honor those who perform dispatching duties for law enforcement. The week is sponsored by the Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials International (APCO). Celebrated annually, the week honors the thousands of men and women who answer emergency calls; dispatch emergency professionals and equipment; and render life-saving assistance ... Read More »

Washington County Commission Meeting Minutes – April 14

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These minutes are unofficial until approved by the Washington County Board of Commissioners at their next meeting. Prepared by Kathy Fritz, Deputy County Clerk. The Board of County Commission for Washington County met in regular session on Monday, April 14, 2014 in the commission room at the Washington County Courthouse. Members present: Alison Mueller, 1st District Commissioner, Chairman; Roger Otott, ... Read More »

Czech Festival Coming Up In Blue Rapids

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The 3rd Czech Festival sponsored by the Blue Rapids Historical Society will be held Saturday, April 26 from 9:00-5:00 at the Community Center and the Museum. Museum co-curators, Nancy Nolte and Pat Osborne, have loaded this year’s Festival with educational opportunities. Starting at 9:00 a.m. at the Museum, #36 Public Square, will be a power point presentation by Jan Wilkes ... Read More »