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Randolph Resident Wins 5,000 Bucks – Now Trying for Truck

TOPEKA, KAN. – According to Melody Pfaff, she enjoys playing Bonus Crossword instant scratch tickets and scratch tickets that have a second-chance drawing. Last month, when she saw the $5 Truck & Bucks game, she decided to purchase four tickets. On the very last ticket she scratched, the Randolph resident revealed a $5,000 cash prize. “I took my tickets home ... Read More »

Anhydrous Ammonia Leaks Causes Evacuation in Home, Kansas

An anhydrous ammonia leak from a portable 1,000-gallon fertilizer tank caused evacuation of approximately 20 homes in Home City Wednesday afternoon. A Sheriff’s report revealed a valve broke on a portable tank behind Lewis Seed and Fertilizer. Employees from Lewis Seed called 9-1-1. According to William Schwindamann, Marshall County Emergency Management Director, the tank was being worked on when the ... Read More »

Marshall County Fire Trucks Respond to a Call of a Vehicle on Fire

Marshall County Fire Chief Dave Richardson reported that fire units responded to 1010 North Street in Marysville for a report of a car on fire.  Upon arrival they located a small fire in the engine compartment of an SUV.  The fire was caused by leaves next to a heater core.  Chief Richardson reported the damage to the car was minimal. Read More »

Basketball Tournament to Benefit Two Local Families

The annual Baileyville Benefit Basketball Tournament will be held this weekend at the B & B High School gym. Proceeds from this year’s event will be shared by the family of the late Bob Hasenkamp, and Owners of the Total Look Travis and April Kramer which was destroyed by fire last December. Basketball games begin Saturday morning at 9 o’clock ... Read More »

Hanover Principal Resigns

The USD 223 school board accepted the resignation of Hanover principal Val Converse Wednesday night.   Longtime Linn woods teacher Arlis Wurtz also tendered his resignation. Read More »

Anhydrous Leak Repaired – Evacution Order Rescinded

Citizens in the town of Home were evacuated at approximately 3:00 p.m. due to an Anhydrous Leak. According to William Schwindamann, Marshall County Emergency Management Director, a portable anhydrous tank was being worked on when a leak developed.  The tank was located in the southeast area of town.  Blue Valley Telecommunications served as an evacuation point for those in Home ... Read More »

Nemaha County School District Board Minutes

REGULAR MEETING Unified School District #451 Board of Education January 12, 2011           The regular meeting of the U.S.D. #451 Board of Education was called to order Wednesday, January 12, 2011 by President Dale Sudbeck at 7:30 p.m. Alan Schmitz, Steve Sudbeck, Nick Holthaus, Jim Dalinghaus, and Martin Haug answered roll call.   John Haug was absent.  Also attending ... Read More »

Washington County Sheriff’s Report

On 020811 James Kier, Washington was arrested on pending charges of Domestic Battery. Kier was held at the Washington County jail until his release on bond. A report will be forwarded to the county attorney. On 020811 on Yukon Boulevard ½ mile south of Hanover Avenue, Robert Jay Holle, Hanover driving a 2008 GMC truck registered to Midwest Products, Hanover ... Read More »

Man Accused of Shooting Marshall County Deputy Appears in Court

The man accused of shooting a Marshall County Deputy appeared in Marshall County Court on Monday.  Stephen Macomber was bound over for trial here Monday after a preliminary hearing.  In Marshall County Macomber is charged with attempted murder, aggravated assault of a law enforcement officer, aggravated battery of a law enforcement officer, possession of a firearm by a felon, aggravated ... Read More »