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Blue Rapids Museum To Host Smithsonian Traveling Exhibit

The Kansas Humanities Council approved a grant in the amount of $1,410 to the Blue Rapids Museum to enable them to be a partner site for the Smithsonian Institution’s traveling exhibition, The Way We Worked. The Humanities Council is proud that museums, historical societies, and public libraries will take the lead in continuing the critical conversation about work and working ...

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11-28-11 Washington County Commissioners Minutes

COMMISSION MINUTES, November 28, 2011            The Board of Washington County Commission met in regular session on Monday, November 28, 2011 in the commission room at the Washington County Courthouse.  Present: Alison Mueller, 1st District Commissioner, Vice-Chairman; Roger Otott, 2nd District Commissioner, Chairman; Gene Helms, 3rd District Commissioner; Elizabeth Hiltgen, County Attorney and Lou Kern, County Clerk.    Chairman ...

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11-28-11 Marshall Co. Commissioners Minutes

November 28, 2011 The Board of Marshall County Commissioners met in regular adjourned session with Thomas K. Holle acting Chairman and Robert S. Connell member; and Sonya L. Stohs,County Clerk present. Commissioner Loiseau was absent from the meeting. The meeting was called to order at 9:00 a.m. The Board opened the meeting with the flag salute. The minutes and agenda ...

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USD 115 determining when changes should be made.

Nemaha Central, USD 115 will consider at their December meeting a proposal to close the St. Benedict Elementary facility after the 2013 school year. Meetings with school officials and the public were held, and the board reviewed the initial draft at a recent meeting. Utilization of the B&B Junior/Senior High building in Baileyville is also being explored as an action ...

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Garage fire in Marysville Saturday Morning.

A fire early Saturday morning destroyed a detached garage in the alley in the 200 block of South Eighth Street in Marysville.  Firemen were called to the scene shortly after 7 am, and the structure was completely engulfed in flames.  The multiple car garage was vacant, and is to the north end of the Lincoln Center’s Pathway House.  An adjacent ...

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Marysville Police Participate in Special Enforcement

  Marysville Police Department will be one of dozens of law enforcement agencies participating in a special traffic enforcement program this holiday weekend.  The S.T.E.P. awards grants to participating Kansas law enforcement agencies to increase education and enforcement efforts directed at compliance with Kansas safety belt, child passenger safety, and impaired driving laws. Enforcement is accomplished through funding of four ...

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4th Annual Shop with a Cop Program

It is the 4th annual Gage County Sheriff’s Office “Shop with a Cop” program.  The dates set for this year’s event will be on December 14th and 15th.  Members from the sheriff’s office will once again be taking children from various schools in and around the Gage County area Christmas shopping.  Donations received each year from citizens and businesses go ...

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Nemaha County Board Minutes

    UNOFFICIAL MINUTES — These minutes are unofficial until approved by the Board of Commissioners at their next meeting.   November 21, 2011 Unofficial   The Board of Nemaha County Commissioners met in regular session on Monday, November 21, 2011 in the Commission Room of the Nemaha County Courthouse. The meeting was called to order by Chairman Tim Burdiek ...

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Carroll Sentenced to 30 Days In Jail

Former Marshall County Attorney Brian Carroll has been ordered to serve 30 days in jail prior to be placed on probation on a felony theft conviction. Carroll was sentenced today Tuesday in Marshall County District Court. The case was prosecuted by the Kansas Attorney General’s office. Jeff Wagaman, deputy chief of staff for the Kansas Attorney General’s office, said Carroll ...

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Marshall County Included in FSA Emergency Loan Program

EMERGENCY LOANS AVAILABLE FROM FARM SERVICE AGENCY (FSA) “Farmers in Riley County, who suffered crop or livestock losses due to excessive heat and high winds occurring April 1, 2011 and continuing, may now apply for Farm Service Agency (FSA) emergency loans,” FSA Farm Loan Manager Kay A. McCoy, said today. Marshall and Pottawatomie Counties also became eligible under existing legislation ...

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