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Specialty Crop Block Grant Program Open

The Kansas Department of Agriculture is accepting applications for the 2012 Specialty Crop Block Grant program. Funds for the program are awarded to the agency by the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Agricultural Marketing Service. The funds are in turn granted to projects and organizations that promote the competitiveness of specialty crops. In 2012, Kansas will receive $258,363 for the grant ...

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KFB Announces New Director

Kansas Farm Bureau Announces the New Director for the Fifth District. She will represent the northeast/central Farm Bureau District which includes Clay, Cloud, Dickinson, Geary, Marshall, Ottawa, Republic, Riley, Saline and Washington Counties. Stacy Forshee has served on the Young Farmers and Ranchers committee as chair.  She also served as a member of the KFB Hay and Forage Advisory Committee.  ...

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Blue Springs Cabin Recieves Renovation FUnding.

The Blue Springs Cabin will receive funding for improvements.   The log cabin was originally built in 1857.  The Gage County Board of Supervisors approved a visitors improvement fund grant to the City of Blue Springs in the amount of $3,092 and will go towards repairs for the cabin located in the city park. Gage County Tourism Director Jim Spangler said ...

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CMH South Plaza Nears Completion

 Community Memorial Healthcare (CMH) South Plaza is expected to open June 1st. The South Plaza building is located at the south end of the CMH campus. When completed, the main entrance will be on the north side. Services in the South Plaza include physical, occupational, and speech therapies, a dialysis clinic, sleep lab, office space for corporate compliance and foundation, ...

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USING THE INTERNET AS A MARKETING TOOL FOR YOUR BUSINESS

 The Marshall County Economic Development Office is partnering with the Washburn University Small Business Development Center to present: USING SOCIAL MEDIA  AND DIGITAL MARKETING TOOLS TO INCREASE YOUR BUSINESS.  Participants will learn about the functions, practices, costs for using FACEBOOK, TWITTER, GOOGLE TOOLS, LOCATION-BASED MARKETING TOOLS AND OTHERS! When – TUESDAY, MAY 15TH Time – 12:03 until 12:57 pm Where ...

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Walmart Text Scam Reported

The Better Business Bureau issued a news release Wednesday to draw attention to a a new type of texting scam called “smishing,” which includes a Walmart gift card scam in Kansas. The bureau said consumers throughout the state have been receiving cell phone text messages claiming they won a free Walmart gift card. The texts instruct you to click on ...

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Red Cross Blood Donation Opportunities

MARSHALL COUNTY 4/16/2012, 12:00 pm- 6:00 pm, Valley Heights High School, 2274 6 Road, Blue Rapids. 4/16/2012, 12:00 pm- 6:00 pm, Axtell KS High School, 504 Pine St, Axtell. NEMAHA COUNTY 4/27/2012, 8:00 am- 2:00 pm, Nemaha Valley HS, 214 N 11th St, Seneca.

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Blue Rapid Czech Festival Hosting Genealogist

Czech Festival April 28 in Blue Rapids will host Jan Wilkes, a genealogist, who will make a presentation at 11:00 am at the Community Center on how to use the features in the free web site www.FamilySearch.org.  Jan will search for information on your ancestors so you have a few weeks to gather some basic information such as names and ...

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Nursing Workshop at SCC Beatrice Campus

SCC to hold nursing workshop on Beatrice Campus Southeast Community College’s Continuing Education Division is sponsoring a nursing workshop later this month on the Beatrice Campus. The workshop, titled “Beatrice Conference: Pharmacy Issues in Infectious Disease,” is scheduled from 9 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. April 25 in the Truman Center on SCC’s Beatrice Campus, 4771 W. Scott Road. Cost is ...

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Marshall County Hosts 52nd Annual Quality Beef Day

The 52nd Annual Quality Beef Day will be held on Saturday, April 14, 2012 at Hedstrom Hall in Marysville, Kansas. Quality Beef Day will start by holding a livestock judging contest open to the public. Registration for the livestock judging contest will begin at 8:30 A.M. Judging will begin at 9:15 A.M.   Following the livestock judging contest, the livestock ...

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