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Marysville City Council Meeting Notes

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The Marysville City Council met Monday. A public hearing on the 2014 budget was held. A motion by Carla Grund to accept her alternate to the published budget was seconded, and resulted in a 4-4 tie with Grund, Todd Frye, Vicki Gross and Dennis Schroller for the alternate. Mayor Bill Phillipi broke the tie with a no vote. Following public ... Read More »

Gage County Considers Outsourcing Prisoners

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Gage County is considering outsourcing prisoners to jail facilities in neighboring counties. That discussion followed budget request increases on top of $120,000 annually which was previously set aside for improvements to the jail in Beatrice. Gage County voters rejected a new 85 bed, $11.4 million dollar facility in 2009. That proposal was prompted by a report from the Nebraska Fire ... Read More »

CMH Sponsors 3rd Annual Loss of a Child Memory Service

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Marysville, KS – Community Memorial Healthcare (CMH) Grief Support Group for Loss of a Child is hosting its 3rd Annual Memory Service for those families who have experienced the loss of a child of any age. The Memory Service will be held Sunday, September 29, 2013 at 2:00 PM at St. Gregory’s Church Hall, 1310 Carolina, in Marysville. Parents, family ... Read More »

Liz & Allison Manley Recognized By The Red Cross

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The Kansas Capitol Area Chapter of the American Red Cross will recognize Liz and Allison Manley of Marysville with a Certificate of Extraordinary Personal Action for their part in rescuing four year old Myles Didde earlier this summer in a Kansas City, Missouri swimming pool. Liz and Allison Manley are Red Cross certified lifeguards who work at the Marysville City ... Read More »

Two Injured In Accident South of Beatrice

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Two people were injured Thursday morning in a two vehicle accident just south of Beatrice. Alex D. Morse of Blue Springs collided with Ann Marie Flanagan at about 9:40 am in the 2100 block of South Sixth Street. Flanagan had slowed allowing a truck to turn, Morse struck her from behind. Alex Morse was transported to Beatrice Community Hospital, and ... Read More »

KCC Meeting On Clean Line Energy Monday In Seneca

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Petitions against a proposed power line that would cross Washington, Marshall, and Nemaha counties will be presented, along with public comments, Monday evening in Seneca. The event is the first of four scheduled meetings in the state hosted by the Kansas Corporation Commission, which will decide if an application by Clean Line Energy Partners should be approved. The proposal would ... Read More »

Vandals Strike Valley Heights High School Vocational Building

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Vandals reportedly broke into the Valley Heights vocational building at the high school on July 11th. Some $5,000 worth of equipment was reported stolen, including tablets, trimmer, various battery and electric hand tools, plasma cutter and two Nintendo Wii systems. Two males were seen on surveillance video at around 1 a.m. One wore a welding helmet, the other a backwards ... Read More »

Washington County Commission Meets, Discusses Budget & Roads

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The Washington County Commissioners met Monday. The 2014 budget summary was approved for publication, with a public hearing set for Monday, August 19th at 9 a.m. in the courthouse. Detailed budget information is available in the County Clerk’s Office. Wiley Kerr had addressed the group regarding conditions of county roads near Mahaska. After viewing the damage, and looking at options ... Read More »

K-16 Construction Delayed Yet Again Due To Weather

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A rescheduled culvert replacement on Highway K-16 in Pottawatomie County has been rescheduled yet again. Due to the weather, work at milepost 25 between Wheaton and Blaine is slated now for Tuesday. Traffic will be detoured, however no marked detour will be provided. The work Tuesday is scheduled 7:30 am – 3 pm. Read More »

Leadership Marshall County Accepting Applications

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Applications are being accepted for Leadership Marshall County’s next class.  Due to the success of the program’s first two years, the program is expanding and ready to take applications for its third class. “The feedback from the first two classes was overwhelmingly positive,” said Paula Landoll Smith, chairperson for the program’s board of directors.  “It was an easy decision to ... Read More »