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Alash Throat Singers to perform at SCC-Beatrice, Lincoln High

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Alash, a Tuvan throat-singing ensemble, will be performing at Southeast Community College’s Beatrice Campus on April 18 and at Lincoln High School on April 19. Both performances are intended to be informal demonstrations, primarily for music students. The music departments at both schools are partnering to sponsor the events, which are free. “I’m happy that we’re able to provide such ... Read More »

How To Contact Your Kansas Congressman

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With the possibility of a government shutdown, we have been asked by our listeners to post some contact info so you can voice your concerns or opinions in a civil way to our elected officials. Senators: Jerry Moran | Website Washington: (202) 224-6521 Hays: (785) 628-6401 Pat Roberts | Website Washington: (202) 224-4774 Dodge City: (620) 227-2244 Representatives: Tim Huelskamp, 1st District - Website Washington: (202) ... Read More »

Marshall County Election Results

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Marysville voters elected a new mayor, and for a second time turned down a one percent city sales tax that would have funded a new swimming pool, tennis court improvements, and a new fire station. Bill Phillippi unseated incumbent mayor Bernie Krug.  Phillippi received 58% of the vote, Krug 28%, and tim Jones 12%. The sales tax was defeated by ... Read More »

Washington County Election Results

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In Washington County, just 23% of registered voters turned out, with most races for school boards and city positions largely uncontested. Kenneth Johnson and Dana CeCerle are tied with 67 votes for position three, USD 108 Washington County School Board.  Jill Hoover defeated Rob Baker for position seven with 62% of the ballots. Vic Wilson won Hanover Mayor, with 55% ... Read More »

Death Of Marysville Man Likely Caused By Fall From Train

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The body of a Marysville man found on Saturday in Lincoln likely died from falling from a train while it passed through downtown Lincoln. The Lincoln Journal-Star reports that 22-year-old Brandon Roth was staying at an area motel while building grain bins. According to Lincoln police Captain David Beggs, Roth was out with a group of people drinking, and decided ... Read More »

Body Of Marysville Man Found Along Railroad Tracks In Lincoln

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The body of a man found along railroad tracks at 27th and Leighton streets Saturday Morning in Lincoln is believed to be Brandon Michael Roth, 22, of Marysville. The body was found by railroad officials, who believe he was hit by a train according to Lincoln Police Captain Joe Wright, however specifics of Roth’s death remain unknown. Lincoln Police are ... Read More »

Supreme Court Rules on Republican River

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Kansas will be allowed to reopen a lawsuit against Nebraska over use of the water flowing in the Republican River. That was a decision handed down today by the U.S. Supreme Court. The Court will allow Kansas to file a petition over its allegations that Nebraska used more than its allocated share of water from the river in 2005 and ... Read More »

Marysville Man Arrested for Leaving the Scene of an Accident

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Marysville Police arrested Randall Lewis age 42 of Marysville after he left the scene of an injury accident in Marysville Thursday evening. Sandra Gardner of Marysville was taken to Community Memorial Hospital for minor injuries Thursday evening after the van she was driving was struck by a car at the intersection of 17th and Calhoun. According to Marysville Police Gardner ... Read More »

Meet and Greet USD 115 Candidates

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A Meet and Greet of the Nemaha Central USD 115 school board candidates will be held Sunday from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at Nemaha Valley High School. Seven positions are up for election on the new board that will govern the district that will be formed by the consolidation of the Nemaha Valley and B & B school districts, effective ... Read More »

Police Searching for Wanted Person

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Gage County Law Enforcement is attempting to locate Billy Anthony O’Keefe. O’Keefe is wanted on a felony warrant stemming from an assault. O’Keefe is a 25 year old white male, 6’1” tall, 160 pounds with blue eyes and brown hair. If you have information about the whereabouts of Billy O’Keefe please call Crime Stoppers, 402-228-4343. If the information leads to ... Read More »