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Republicans Have New Leader in Kansas House

Republicans in the Kansas House of Representatives take a comfortable 92-33 majority into the new Kansas legislative session in January. And they will do so with a new leader. This morning, Arlen Siegfried of Olathe was elected the new Majority Leader in the Kansas House defeating Richard Carlson of St. Mary’s 54-36. Siegfried replaces Ray Merrick from Stillwell, who was ... Read More »

KDHE Says Check for CO2 Presence

We’ve had some chilling hints of it, but soon “cold” will be the operative word in most weather forecasts. With that in mind, the Kansas Department of Health and Environment is reminding Kansans about the dangers of carbon monoxide poisoning. Carbon monoxide is a colorless, odorless, gas that is extremely poisonous and can kill in minutes. Carbon Monoxide is found ... Read More »

Marshall County Minutes

December 6, 2010 The Board of Marshall County Commissioners met in regular session with Michael J. Keating, Chairman; Charles R. Loiseau 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 ... Read More »

Brown County Sheriff seeks public’s help to find suspicious person.

The Brown County Sheriff’s office is asking for information from the public on an individual seen inside a stolen car parked along a road in the southern portion of the county. Sheriff John Merchant says the car, a green Volkswagen with Missouri plate’s, was parked in the area of 150th and Sunflower Roads on the east side of the road. ... Read More »

Gage County Sheriff’s Department receives DUI enforcement grant.

The Gage County Sheriff’s Office has been selected to participate in the national D.U.I. “You Drink and Drive, You Lose” campaign.  The grant begins in December and will run until the beginning of January.  The mini-grant is sponsored by the Nebraska Office of Highway Safety.  Numerous full-time, part-time, and reserve deputies will be participating in the grant.  All overtime and ... Read More »

Adam’s Pharmacy burglarized

At approximately 1959 hours on December 5th, 2010, Beatrice Communications received a call from an alarm company that advised an alarm was activated at Lake Crest Pharmacy in Adams.  When deputies arrived, they found that a piece of concrete had been thrown through the front window.  Someone had entered the building and left out the back door.  An inventory of ... Read More »

Washington County Minutes

COMMISSION MINUTES, DECEMBER 6, 2010          The Board of Washington County Commission met in regular session on Monday, December 6, 2010 in the commission room at the Washington County Courthouse.  Present:   Alison Mueller, 1st District Commissioner; Roger Otott, 2nd District Commissioner; Gene Helms, 3rd District Commissioner, and Elizabeth Hiltgen, County Attorney, and Lou Kern, County Clerk. Chairman Helms called the ... Read More »

Chili Cook-off results

Approximately 75 people enjoyed the flavors of eleven chili recipes in the Marysville Chamber of Commerce Chili Cook-off Friday.  The best chili award went to Santa’s Pepper Batch prepared by Melissa Bruna, Inez Hermesch took home the second place award and, Meat your Maker Saint Paul’s Episcopal church was awarded third. The hottest chili award went to Santa’s Pepper batch, ... Read More »

Public meeting held concerning bridge over Highway 8

28 People attended a meeting at the Barneston village fire hall hosted by the Nebraska Department of Roads.  Greg Weinert, Public Hearings Officer from KDOT presented information concerning replacement of the Big Blue River bridge on Highway 8.  Weinert said the primary purpose of the meeting was to gather the public’s input on bridge placement.  KDOT presented two viable options. ... Read More »

Baileyville Sewer District Will Expand

The Nemaha County Commissioners approved a petition for expansion of the Baileyville District.  The district will provide sanitary sewer services to land where a new housing development is being located. The Haug Addition is located east of D road and north of the ball field.  The addition has room for eight to ten homes.  One home has been completed and ... Read More »