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KDOT Selects Marysville Trails Project For Funding

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The Kansas Department of Transportation has selected 18 projects for inclusion in its Transportation Enhancement program for Federal Fiscal Years 2011 and 2012. KDOT received 55 applications from local units of government for funding consideration totaling over $42 million. The applications for Federal Fiscal Year 2011 and 2012 projects were accepted during an application period of August 2009 through December, ... Read More »

Marshall County Commission Meeting – August 9

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The Board of Marshall County Commissioners met in regular adjourned session with Michael J. Keating, Chairman; Charles R. Loiseau and Thomas K. Holle member; 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 »

Heat may endanger lives

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State health officials in Nebraska are warning citizens about the dangers of heat-related illnesses. Temperatures of 90-plus degrees and humidity levels of 40 percent or more put people in the danger zone for heat-related illnesses. This happens when the body’s temperature control system is overloaded.  Nebraska chief medical officer Dr. Joann Schaefer says infants and the elderly are most at ... Read More »

Nemaha Valley school board hold special meeting

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Margie Heinen, Nemaha Valley board president called a special meeting to order Wednesday, August 4, 2010 at 7:30 p.m.      Nemaha Valley superintendent Darrel Kohlman reviewed the timeline for the consolidated agreement. The deadline to submit the agreement to the State Board of Education is August 15, 2010 so the Consolidated Agreement can be on the agenda for the State ... Read More »

Wymore man arrested for assault using a tire iron

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On Thursday a Wymore man was arrested for second degree assault and use of a weapon to commit a felony.  Kenneth Rainey, 34 was arrested by the Wymore Police Department.  According to court documents, Rainey pulled a tire iron from the bed of his pickup and allegedly threatened the victim.   The victim continued walking toward Fifth and H Street. Rainey ... Read More »

Asphalt Pavers not using asphalt

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Republic and Washington County Sheriffs’ Departments are seeking information on a group using the name Asphalt Pavers.  The group is travelling in the area with three dump trucks, a paving machine and a blue pickup.  The men approach homeowners and ask if they can dump leftover asphalt on the driveway.  If they receive permission they then persuade the homeowner to ... Read More »

Wymore will keep ambulance service

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Wymore City Council publically apologized to Gage County Medical Director Dr. Don Rice Wednesday night regarding statements previously made by council members and others.  Rice said Wymore council members made the unflattering statements before receiving all of the information regarding an ambulance contract.  Rice had previously told council members they three choices: Work with him, find a new medical director ... Read More »

Marshall County Relay for Life Friday

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Marshall County  Relay for Life will take place Friday beginning at 6:00 P.M. at the Marysville High School Football Field.  During the relay teams of people camp out at a local high school and take turns walking or running around the track. Each team is asked to have a representative on the track at all times during the event. Many ... Read More »

Marshall and Washington Voters turn out in force

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Voters in Marshall County showed they cared with 30.17% of eligible voters in the county voting.  This far exceeded the estimates by the Kansas Secretary of state who estimated turnout in Kansas to be as low as 19%.  Washington county more than doubled the estimate with 45.% of eligible voters placing their votes at the polling places. Read More »

Wymore Rescue Services must make a decision

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The Wymore mayor and city council hosted an emergency open public meeting last Friday to discuss the immediate future of Wymore Rescue.  Wymore City Council approved an interlocal ambulance contract with Gage County two weeks ago but Gage County Medical Director Dr. Don Rice resigned his position as Wymore’s medical director.  Dr. Rice and Wymore rescue officials disagreed on the quality ... Read More »