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Washington County Commission Minutes

COMMISSION MINUTES, May 29, 2012            The Board of Washington County Commission met in regular session on Tuesday, May 29, 2012 in the commission room at the Washington County Courthouse.  Present: Alison Mueller, 1st District Commissioner, Chairman; Roger Otott, 2nd District Commissioner; Gene Helms, 3rd District Commissioner, Elizabeth Hiltgen, County Attorney, and Lou Kern, County Clerk.      Chairman ...

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Schmitz to Represent Blue Valley Tele-Communications in D.C.

  Audrey Schmitz, Axtell has been selected to represent Blue Valley Tele-Communications in Washington D.C. at the annual Foundation for Rural Service (FRS) Youth Tour this June. Schmitz will spend three full days in the Nation’s Capital learning about not only the history of this great country, but also of the laws, regulations, and restrictions encompassing rural telecommunications cooperatives.   ...

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One killed in Three Vehicle Accident Monday Evening

A Texas Man was killed in a three vehicle accident on Monday evening at approximately 7:30.  The Kansas State Patrol report states that Curtis Dewayne Hall, age 46, of Live Oak, Texas was killed in a three vehicle accident that occurred on Highway 77 one mile west and one-half mile North of Marysville.   According to the official State Patrol ...

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Memorial Day Remembered

Area Residents will show their appreciation to Veterans at local Memorial Day Services.  Memorial Day was first observed on May 30, 1868, when flowers were placed on the graves of Union and Confederate soldiers at Arlington National Cemetery.  It is now celebrated in almost every State on the last Monday in May after Congress passed the National Holiday Act of ...

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US 77 Closed on Friday

On Friday, May 25 at approximately 7:00 a.m., northbound and southbound US-77 in Marysville will be CLOSED to all traffic for approximately 16 hours that same day for repair work on the rails at the railroad crossing.   Advance message boards will alert drivers to the roadway closure. A marked detour will be provided. Northbound US-77 traffic will detour via ...

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Rhythm and Blues Added to Weekend’s Festivities

 Mainstreet to Perform for Street Dance   Plans are underway for Blues, Brews, and BBQ – an outdoor concert and street dance held in conjunction with the Chamber of Commerce’s Poker Run and Friday Night Cruisin’ and Marysville Main Street’s Big Blue BBQ Championship.  The event begins at 8:00 p.m. and will be held in the parking lot at the ...

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Pottawatomie Co. Sheriff Looking For Missing Juvenile

The Pottawatomie County Sheriff is looking for information on the whereabouts of a missing Emmett, KS juvenile who is possibly a runaway. The juvenile, Savanna D. Kochaniek is a 15 year old white female with red hair and blue eye. She is 5’5″ tall and weights approximately 100 lbs. The Pottawatomie County Sheriff’s office would like anybody with information on her whereabouts ...

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Seneca Man Seriously Injured in Single Vehicle Accident.

The Kansas Highway Patrol says 27-year-old Patrick James Wahl was injured in a single-vehicle accident on U.S. 24 Highway in Pottawatomie County Tuesday morning.   Wahl was traveling east when his Chevy Impala struck the barrier wall in a construction zone about 1 ½ miles east of St. Marys.  Wahl was transported to Stormont Vail Regional Health Center in Topeka ...

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