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Two Local Town Hall Meetings Set For Rep. Huelskamp

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Kansas Representative Tim Huelskamp has announced his fall town hall meeting schedule. He will be in Marysville and Washington on Friday, November 8th. The public is welcome to attend at Landoll Lanes in Marysville 11 a.m. until noon, and the First National Bank Community Room in Washington from 1-2 p.m. on Friday, November 8th. Read More »

Counter Offer Authorized In Sale Of B&B School Facilities in Baileyville

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A counter offer of $400,000 was authorized for sale of the B&B school facilities in Baileyville, after Highland Community College presented a counter of $300,000 to the initial half million dollar asking price established by the school board. Highland is considering opening a regional education center in the property, which would include both gyms, the shop building, and parking lot. ... Read More »

Consumer Alert: InsureKS.org Website Adds Price Information, Help Locator

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TOPEKA, Kan. — In an effort to help Kansans who are struggling to find health insurance coverage information on the federal marketplace website, the Kansas Insurance Department’s www.insureKS.org website has new features about Kansas plans, prices and assistance. “Kansans going to the site can now get a close estimate on what plans, tax credits and rates they can qualify for ... Read More »

Marysville City Council Meeting Notes – Oct. 28

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Marysville City Council met Monday. The grant process for the KDOT Alternative Transportation Program was discussed, with the possibility of applying for a trail connection from Center Street north to Carolina Street. Consensus was to wait until a final decision on efforts by a local group to acquire and renovate the former Union Pacific Depot is determined. Negotiations with the ... Read More »

Healthy Cooking With Holiday Favorites

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Courtesy of Gina Aurand, DEA, Foods & Nutrition at River Valley Extension District While many of us like to think that the Holidays are the times we don’t have to worry about calories, unfortunately many holiday favorites are loaded with extra fats, and calories that most of us don’t need. River Valley Extension District Agent Gina Aurand will be presenting Cooking ... Read More »

Washington County Board of Commissioners Meeting Minutes – Oct. 28

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–These minutes are unofficial until approved by the Washington County Board of Commissioners at their next meeting. Prepared by Denae Dimler, County Clerk. The Board of County Commission for Washington County met in regular session on Monday, October 28, 2013 in the commission room at the Washington County Courthouse. Members present: Alison Mueller, 1st District Commissioner, Chairman; Roger Otott, Vice ... Read More »

Marshall County Board of Commissioners Meeting Minutes – Oct. 28

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The Board of Marshall County Commissioners met in regular adjourned session with Robert S. Connell Chairman; Thomas K. Holle member and Sonya L. Stohs, County Clerk present. Commissioner Charles R. 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 were approved ... Read More »

Work Begins On Wind Farm In Marshall County

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Preliminary work has begun on a wind farm in northeast Marshall County. The $4.5 million project will include 30 turbines, generating 75 megawatts of power. Thirty-two landowners of some 7,300 acres have leased land to the Iowa developer of the Marshall Wind Energy Farm. In lieu of property taxes, which are exempt for ten years by state statute, the developer ... Read More »

Home Destroyed By Fire In Wymore

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A fire early Friday morning around 2 a.m. destroyed a Wymore residence in the 400 block of 5th Street. Brian Pearson, and his 12 year old daughter, who woke to flames in her bedroom, escaped without injury. A Wymore firefighter was taken to Beatrice Community Hospital with a minor hand injury. The fire may have been electrical in nature. Two ... Read More »