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American Red Cross Offers Lifesaving Skills For Families Planning Water-Related Activities This Summer

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A 2009 Red Cross survey found nearly half of people experience a near-drowning scare during their lifetime Topeka, KS. May 25, 2010 – 2009 survey conducted by the American Red Cross shows the importance of water safety skills, with half of those surveyed saying they have had a near-drowning experience in their lifetime. The survey found that 48 percent reported ... Read More »

Red Cross Survey Finds More than Two-thirds of Americans Experience a Summer Emergency

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Red Cross Survey Finds More than Two-thirds of Americans Experience a Summer Emergency As summer approaches, families can be prepared for emergencies by taking a Red Cross course Topeka, KS, Monday, May 24, 2010— A new Red Cross survey shows that 68 percent of Americans have been involved in some kind of summer emergency, ranging from insect bites, heat stroke ... Read More »

Website Launched To Commemorate Kansas’ 150th Birthday

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TOPEKA, KS—January 29, 2011, marks 150 years of statehood for Kansas. The Kansas 150 Advisory Committee launched a website today for communities across Kansas to become involved. The website, ks150.org, is a portal to events, programs, resources, and agencies that commemorate the anniversary of statehood. “We believe the KS150.org website will be the key to success for the Kansas sesquicentennial ... Read More »

Recovery Act To Help Bring Fiber Internet to Barnes Exchange

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WASHINGTON, March 23, 2010 – Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced the selection of broadband infrastructure projects to give rural residents in 8 states access to improved economic and educational opportunities. Funding for the projects is being provided through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act. “The broadband projects announced today will give rural Americans access to the tools they need ... Read More »

Storm Spotter training course available

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Axtell American Legion will host a storm spotter training course on March 8th.  The course will begin at 7 p.m.   The course is open to anyone who is interested in learning more about storm systems and to those interested in becoming an official National Weather Service Reporter.  For more information about the course contact Marshall County Emergency Management Director Bill ... Read More »