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Area Resident has Direct Connection to Joplin

David McCune, Grandson of George McCune – Marshall County Economic Development Director, is one of hundreds of people affected by the tornado that destroyed or damaged as much as 50 percent of Joplin, Missouri. George McCune said his grandson is a freshman at a college in Joplin. George said David was home in Topeka when the tornado hit Joplin but ... Read More »

Red Cross Emergency Trailer will be Based in Marysville

During Red Cross Month in March, the Red Cross is promoting an event in the American Red Cross-Kansas Capital Area Chapter region. With a gift from the Wal-Mart Foundation, the Red Cross purchased two new disaster relief trailers that will store essential supplies for disaster victims who will be sheltered. Wal-Mart provided the American Red Cross with a $25,500 State ... Read More »

Marshall County Unemployment Highest in KNDY Listening Area

Marshall County has the highest unemployment rate in the KNDY listening area with 5.5 percent according to the Kansas Department of Labor’s Report on January Unemployment. Washington County reported 5.0 percent unemployment and Nemaha County reported an area low of 4.1 percent unemployment. The State of Kansas January 2011 unemployment rate in Kansas was 7.4 percent, up from 6.4 in ... Read More »

Area State Basketball Tournament Schedules & Matchups

The 2011 KSHSAA State High School Basketball Tournament brackets have been set, and here is the schedule for KNDY area teams as they prepare for tournament action this week. 2A Boys: #5 Washington Co. (19-3) vs. #4 Syracuse (21-2) – 4:45 PM Wednesday at Bramlage Coliseum in Manhattan. 1A DII Girls: #8 Bern (10-12) vs. #1 Argonia (23-0) – 6:30 ... Read More »

Fifty Area Residents to Sing “Season of Wonders”

 The Marshall County Community Choir, under the direction of Maybelle Circle, will perform Joseph Martin’s Christmas cantata, “Season of Wonders: Celebrating the Miracle of Christmas.”  The choir will give two performances:  one on Saturday, December 4, at 6:30 p.m. at the Waterville Opera House and the other at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, December 5, at the Memorial Presbyterian Church, Marysville. ... Read More »

Jerry Moran “Listening Tour” Coming To Frankfort Nov. 19

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Jerry Moran will visit Marshall County this Friday, November 19, 2010 during his annual Listening Tour. Moran is visiting communities in each of the 69 counties of the First Congressional District and will be in Frankfort on Friday to hear from local residents. Moran will meet with residents at First National Bank, located at 124 N. ... Read More »

Area Election Preview from KNDY News

Voters Tuesday will choose national, state, and local candidates.  Polls for the general election will be open 7 am to 7 pm. A one cent sales tax increase for the city of Marysville that would fund a proposed new swimming pool, park and tennis court improvements, and provide for construction of a new fire station will be on the ballot.  ... Read More »

Area Prep Football Scoreboard – Fri. Oct. 8

NCKL: Abilene 27 – Marysville 21 Clay Center 32 – Wamego 7 Concordia 38 – Chapman 14 TVL – 8 man Axtell 55 – Kickapoo Nation 0 (ended at the half) Baileyville 31 – Hanover 28 OT Hope 42 – Linn 20 Frankfort 54 – Bern 8 Southern Cloud 46 – Blue Valley 0 Clifton-Clyde 38 – Wakefield 16 TVL ... Read More »

Area Football Scores – Sept. 3

Twin Valley League 8-Man Football Axtell 50, Blue Valley 0 Baileyville B&B 78, Cair Paravel 16 Clifton-Clyde 45, Linn 0 Hanover 40, Pike Valley 2 Lewiston, NE 49, Bern 0 Southern Cloud 26, Frankfort 0 Twin Valley League 11-Man Football Centralia 14, Riley County 13 Valley  Heights 12, Onaga 8 Washington County 36, Republic County 6 North Central Kansas League ... Read More »

Pools open

As schools start in the area, pools will be closing.  The Marysville city pool’s last day will be Sunday, August 15th.  Blue Rapids city pool will also close Sunday, August 15th and Waterville City Pool will end their season on Sunday August 22nd. Read More »