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Kansas Appellate Judge Passes Away

Flags at the state capitol in Topeka and all court buildings and facilities have been directed to lower flags to half-mast in memory of Kansas Court of Appeals Judge Jerry Elliot who passed away on Monday. The dictum came from Governor Mark Parkinson yesterday afternoon. Judge Elliot had served on the Kansas Court of Appeals since 1987 when he was ...

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Report of car in river brings large emergency response

The Marshall County Sheriff’s Department reported that emergency units responded to a report of a car in the river just off West River Road on Monday afternoon at approximately 5:15 P.M..  A second call was received as units were responding that the car was not in the river and was parked on the side of the road.  The Sheriff’s Department ...

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895 Visitors Tour The Blue Rapids Museum in 2009

When first-time visitor, Clark Brake, signed in at the end of the afternoon on December 31, 2009 at the Blue Rapids Museum, he didn’t know he was making history as the 895th and final visitor of the year. “I was surprised at all there was to see,” stated Brake. Final tabulation from the Blue Rapids Museum shows visitors from 51 ...

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UPDATE: Norris Public Power District Christmas Day Power Outages

As of 2:00 p.m. this afternoon, Norris Public Power District is still experiencing power outages throughout its service territory in Gage, Jefferson, Lancaster, Saline and Thayer Counties. Crews are currently working in the rural areas of Friend, Dorchester, Wilber, Clatonia, DeWitt, Plymouth, Filley, Virginia, Carleton, Bruning, Alexandria and Hebron. There are an estimated 800 customers without power, which is down ...

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Extension Programs On Going Green To Be Presented

On Tuesday, December 1, River Valley Extension FCS Agents Gina Aurand and Patricia Gerhardt will be presenting two programs focused on becoming more environmentally conscious. The first program will be in the River Valley Extension Meeting room in Clay Center (322 Grant Ave.) from 9:30-11:30 a.m. The afternoon program, from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m., will be in the First National ...

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Harvest Begins Locally

The Wednesday-Thursday hot-hot weather made a giant impact on the progress of the fledgling wheat harvest in Kansas. #1… It has jolted the anemic effort going on in the South Central part of the state into high gear and #2… The harvest-perfect weather has tempted more than just a handful of local producers to bring in their first tentative loads ...

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