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Storm Spotter Training Classes Announced By National Weather Service

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Every year, the National Weather Service in Topeka presents severe weather safety and information talks which are open to the general public.  Presentations are typically around 90 minutes long, and are given by a meteorologist from our office. The 2015 show will focus on severe storm safety, preparedness, and awareness. Storm structure and accurate identification of important cloud features associated ...

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Washington County Commission Meeting Minutes – Feb. 17th

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The Board of County Commission (BOCC) for Washington County met in regular session on Tuesday, February 17th, 2015 in the Commission room at the Washington County Courthouse.  Members present:  Tim Mueller, 1st District Commissioner; Roger Otott, Chairman, 2nd District Commissioner; and Gary Ouellette, Vice-Chairman, 3rd District Commissioner.  Denae Jueneman, County Clerk, was present to record meeting minutes. The next regular ...

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Wade Talley To Entertain As Part Of Annual Baileyville Benefit Basketball Tournament

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The annual Baileyville Benefit Basketball Tournament will be held this weekend at Nemaha Central High School in Seneca. The annual fundraiser generates tens of thousands of dollars each year, which are contributed toward local residents in need. This year’s beneficiaries include infant Max Hammes, son of David and Tarese Hammes, who has Downs Syndrome, and a congenital heart defect, Graham ...

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Oketo Residents Sent To Hospital In Head-On Collision

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An injury accident was reported Tuesday afternoon a mile south of Oketo on Deer Trail Road shortly before 5 p.m. Jonathon Novak, 45, collided head-on with Shayla Novak, 17. The pair, of Oketo, were transported to Community Memorial Hospital in Marysville.

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Marysville USD 364 Board of Education Meeting Highlights

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Adopted a resolution calling upon the Legislature to pass NO law changing the status of local board of education elections.  Motion carried 7-0. President Club Member Chloe Cudney gave a snap shot of activities that are happening in the classrooms at Marysville High School. Reviewed a budget report, cash balance report, and budget projections. Discussed technology infrastructure and bids from ...

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The Bulldog Report – Feb. 16th, 2015

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Catch this weeks Bulldog Report, where we visit with students at Marysville High School to catch up with what is going on inside the walls of MHS this week. Grace Luebcke and Jake Hill are the hosts of this week’s edition of The Bulldog Report; both are juniors at Marysville High School.  Hear them talk about their projects in Mr. ...

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Marysville USD 364 Approves Phase I Budget Cuts

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The Marysville USD 364 School Board met Wednesday, approving phase one budget cuts, including reduction in classified staff, with reduced hours for remaining classified staff March thru May, and no overtime allowance, restricting travel and purchases, reducing energy consumption, and transferring additional expenses to Capital Outlay. The board discussed cutting days off this year’s calendar, but took no action. Contract ...

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Arson Suspected In Linn Recycling Trailer Fire

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Last Tuesday evening, Linn Fire Department answered a call around 7 p.m. to a fire at the Washington County Recycling Trailer, parked near the grocery store in Linn. Cause of the fire was ruled arson. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Washington County Sheriff at 785-325-2293.

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Rural Beatrice Teen Injured In Beatrice Vehicle Collision

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An injury accident was reported in Beatrice Sunday evening around 6:40 p.m. at Tenth and Lincoln. Drivers of the vehicles were not identified. A 17-year-old rural Beatrice girl was injured, and transported to Beatrice Community Hospital, when she reportedly passed a stop sign, and struck a vehicle driven by a 16-year-old rural Beatrice boy, who was not injured.

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