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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 »

Rollover Accident Leaves One Man Injured

DATE: 2-13-11 @ 0230 hours LOCATION: Wolf Creek bridge on S 162nd Rd just north of Plum Road OFFENSE: One vehicle rollover CASE: 2011-0719 Gage County Communications received a call of a one vehicle rollover accident. Steven Withers, 41 of Liberty, reported that he had swerved to miss a deer and crashed into the guard railing over Wolf Creek Bridge ... Read More »

Diller Teen Injured in Accident

DATE: February 12, 2011 @ 1545 hours LOCATION: Perry and May Street, Odell, Nebraska OFFENSE: Two Vehicle Injury Accident CASE: 2011-0710 On Saturday, February 12, 2011, the Gage County Sheriff’s Office, Odell Fire and Rescue, and Beatrice Rescue responded to a two vehicle injury accident which occurred at the intersection of Perry and May Streets in Odell. A 2005 GMC ... Read More »

PORK QUALITY ASSURANCE TRAINING SET

University of Nebraska Extension in Gage County has scheduled a Pork Quality Assurance Level III training session for Thursday, February 24, 2011 starting at 1:00 pm at the Extension Office Meeting Room in Beatrice. All pork producers needing to update there certification are welcome. The class fee is $25.00 (payable at the door). Producers in Northeast Kansas and Southeast Nebraska ... Read More »

Marshall County Commissioners’ Minutes February 14, 2011

The Board of Marshall County Commissioners met in regular adjourned session with Charles R. Loiseau, Chairman; Robert S. Connell and Thomas K. Holle 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 »

Washington County COMMISSION MINUTES, FEBRUARY 14, 2011

  The Board of Washington County Commission met in regular session on Monday, February 14, 2011 in the commission room at the Washington County Courthouse. Present: Alison Mueller, 1st District Commissioner; Roger Otott, 2nd District Commissioner, Chairman; Gene Helms, 3rd District Commissioner; Elizabeth Hiltgen, County Attorney and Lou Kern, County Clerk Chairman Otott called the meeting to order. Next regular ... Read More »

Changes in State Fire Code

The Kansas Fire Marshall’s Office announced this week revisions that have been made to the Kansas Fire Prevention Code. Kansas Fire Marshall Doug Jorgensen said the revisions outline various building and fire code requirements for new and existing facilities in the State of Kansas. Jorgensen is suggesting all Kansas industries review the revised regulations to ensure compliance with current Kansas ... Read More »

Local Groups Gathering Items for Hospitalized Veterans

Veterans seeking treatment at the two Kansas Veterans’ Administration Hospitals often arrive without items they later find essential.  The cost of these items are not covered by the VA. Items being collected include: Men’s blue jeans Men’s tennis shoes Small luggage, totes and duffle bags envelopes postage stamps To donate any of these items you may drop them off in Frankfort at: ... Read More »

Hassler has No Comment on Firing

Washington City Administrator Kurt Hassler was terminated by the Washington City Council during a special meeting on Thursday. Hassler was hired by the city of Washington in June of 2008. According to the meeting minutes the council returned to open session after two executive sessions lasting approximately 35 minutes. Justin Cordry immediately made a motion to terminate of employment of ... Read More »

Washington City Council Terminates City Administrator Kurt Hassler

Washington City Administrator Kurt Hassler was terminated by the Washington City Council during a special meeting on Thursday. According to the meeting minutes the council returned to open session after two executive sessions lasting approximately 35 minutes. Justin Cordry immediately made a motion to terminate of employment of Kurt Hassler as city administrator effective immediately. The motion was seconded by ... Read More »