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CMH Breaks Ground on New Hospital Building

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Marysville, KS—Community Memorial Healthcare (CMH) ceremonially broke ground on  November 17th for a replacement hospital that will advance the way healthcare is delivered for decades to come. The $17.3 million, 25-bed critical access hospital is one of the largest projects in county history not just in terms of cost, but in terms of social and economic impact.   A groundbreaking photo ... Read More »

Overbeck Funeral Monday

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The funeral for Washington County Sheriff Bill Overbeck will take place this coming Monday at 10:00-AM at St. John’s Catholic Church in Hanover. The 58-year old Overbeck died Tuesday at his home in Hanover of an illness. Washington County Undersheriff Traci Hattesohl is serving as interim sheriff until a successor is appointed. It is expected that it will take at ... Read More »

Moran Press Conference

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First District Kansas Congressman Jerry Moran spoke at a press conference today in Washington D.C. as a part of a bipartisan group of lawmakers pushing to get the Department of Defense to account for a recent ruling by the World Trade Organization. Moran argues the European Union has illegally subsidized development of Airbus aircraft. Airbus is currently competing with Boeing ... Read More »

Kansas Board of Regents Say Tax

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The higher education system in Kansas has lost $103-million in the current school year which does not end until June 30th. Two members of the Kansas Board of Regents – Dan Lykins and Gary Sherrer, said yesterday that the state needs to consider raising new tax revenues because of its budget problems. The Board of Regents met yesterday with Governor ... Read More »

Stacie Ellenbecker to be Guest for Knowledge @ Noon Program

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“What Is Your “Main Dish” For Dinner?” will be presented by Stacie Ellenbecker, owner of Main Dish, on Tuesday, December 1, at the Marysville City Building. No time to make the main dish for dinner? Having family over for the weekend and don´t want to spend the weekend in the kitchen – but don´t want to eat out every meal. ... Read More »

KHP Participates in Special Thanksgiving Traffic Enforcement

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The Kansas Highway Patrol, along with local law enforcement agencies throughout the state, will be participating in the Kansas Thanksgiving Enforcement Campaign from November 23-29. This Special Traffic Enforcement Program (STEP) is funded by the Kansas Department of Transportation (KDOT) and is intended to minimize traffic-related injuries and fatalities. The Patrol and other agencies will focus on impaired drivers, child ... Read More »

Turkey Fryers Safety Hazard

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As Kansas residents prepare their Thanksgiving Day meals, Kansas State Fire Marshal Dan McLaughlin is urging all families to be careful in the kitchen and to also be extremely cautious if you plan to use a turkey fryer. Turkey fryers are becoming more popular because they greatly reduce the time it takes to cook a turkey compared to conventional ovens. ... Read More »

Weekly Washington County Sheriffs Report

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The following reports were filed with the Washington County Sheriffs Office for the last week. On October 27th 0.10 miles west from Deer Road on K 9. Dennis Burdick, Clyde driving a 2005 Ford truck struck a calf. No injury, damage over $1000.00. On October 27th at K 9 & 1st Road. Mariah Kieffer, Clifton driving a 2002 Saturn collided ... Read More »

Sarah Palin Will Come to Salina

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The Salina Area Chamber of Commerce has done something that late night talk show host David Letterman has not been able to do… schedule former Alaska Governor and Republican Vice-Presidential Candidate Sarah Palin for an appearance. Yesterday afternoon the news broke that Palin would be the guest speaker at the Annual Chamber Banquet in Salina, February 5th. In the past ... Read More »

Youth Pheasant and Quail Season

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The 2009 Youth Pheasant and Quail Hunting Season will be open this coming weekend across the State of Kansas. On Saturday and Sunday, public lands walk-in hunting areas and private lands with permission are all open for young people to get the first chance at the upland birds. According to Mike Nyhoff, Area Manager at the Glen Elder Reservoir Wildlife ... Read More »