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Can you volunteer this week?

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This week is National Volunteer Week and everyone is encouraged to volunteer, whether it’s at school, a nursing home or hospital, cleaning up the city park, working at your local food pantry, or helping out the American Red Cross. The Red Cross volunteers teach first aid, CPR, and swimming lessons, Respond to disasters, support blood drives, and help members of the ... Read More »

Work to begin on K-233 soon

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With a chance of rain and snow here early in the week, the start of the resurfacing project from the U.S. 77/K-233 Junction east to the city limits of Oketo may be put on hold, but was scheduled to begin this week. Work to be done includes a 2 inch asphalt overlay and the addition of 3-foot rock edge wedge shoulders. Drivers ... Read More »

Public Affairs: Elaine Bowers – Topeka Government Update

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This week on KNDY Public Affairs we speak with Representative Elaine Bowers, as she gives us an update on the latest government happenings in Topeka. Bowers is a Republican member of the Kansas Senate, representing the 36th district. She has served since 2013. Prior to her election to the Senate, Bowers was a member of the Kansas House of Representatives, ... Read More »

Inmate Escapes Pottawatomie County Jail

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UPDATE 4/20/2013 – Jon Adrian Getzlaf was captured this morning. No further details are available at this time. Westmoreland, Kan. – The Pottawatomie County Sheriffs Office reports that a man, Jon Adrian Getzlaf, escaped from the Pottawatomie County Jail this morning. Pottawatomie County Dispatch reports that he escaped under a fence outside the jail, and was last seen heading south. Getzlaf ... Read More »

SCC – Milford Campus to host Career Fair Tuesday

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Southeast Community College is hosting a Trades & Industry Career Fair from 10 a.m. to noon April 23 in the Lowell A. Welsh Center on the Milford Campus. Ninety-six companies are scheduled to attend from the following states: Arizona California Colorado Georgia Iowa Kansas Missouri Nebraska North Dakota South Dakota Texas Wisconsin SCC programs involved: Architectural-Engineering Technology Auto Collision Repair ... Read More »

53rd Annual Quality Beef Day Results

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The 53rd Annual Quality Beef Day was held on Saturday, April 13, at Hedstrom Hall in Marysville, Kansas. There were 86 head of livestock exhibited by 45 youth and adults from Kansas and Nebraska.  The livestock were judged by Alan “Eddie” Sunberg of Courtland, Kansas Fifty-two youth and adults participated in the 4-H, FFA, and Adult Livestock Judging Contest. “We ... Read More »

Special Election to be held in Gage County

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The Gage County Board of Supervisors have approved a resolution for a special election in which voters will decide whether or not a $5.64 million bond is needed to resurface 31 miles of Gage County blacktop roads with a special mail-in election on June 11. If voters approve the bond, a maximum of three cents per $100 of valuation would be ... Read More »

Marshall County Commissioners Minutes 4-15-2013

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The Board of Marshall County Commissioners met in regular adjourned session with Robert S. Connell, 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 ... Read More »

Washington County Commissioners Minutes 4-15-2013

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The Board of Washington County Commission met in regular session on Monday, April 15, 2013 in the commission room at the Washington County Courthouse.  Present:   Alison Mueller, 1st District Commissioner, Chairwoman; Roger Otott, Vice Chairman, 2nd District Commissioner; Gary Ouellette, 3rd District Commissioner; and Denae Dimler, County Clerk.   Next regular meeting will be Monday, April 22, 2013 at 8:30 ... Read More »