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Marysville Community Foundation Jump Starts Fundraising Efforts


The Marysville Community Foundation jump started fundraising and awareness efforts, hosting a Chamber of Commerce Mixer Wednesday evening. Recently established, the foundation goal is to support programs and projects that enhance the quality of life for Marysville residents today, and into the future. Contributions will be invested through the Manhattan Community Foundation, which will serve as investment manager, and earnings ...

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Beatrice Authorities Explore Future Options For Solid Waste Disposal Facility

Officials expect the Beatrice Solid Waste Disposal Facility south of Beatrice on West Locust Road will be filled within a decade. Considering up to a five year time frame for implementing an alternative, a meeting was held recently with engineers to consider options. The first would be expansion of the current site, estimated to cost $3.5 million, with an eight year life. Second ...

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Marshall County Population Falls Significantly

Marshall County had the second largest population decline in the Northeast Kansas over the last 10 years at 7.7 percent. The new federal census figures show that 77 of Kansas’ 105 counties lost residents over the past decade.  Marshall County has decreased from approximately 16,000 residents in the 1960’s to 10,117 residents in 2010. Nemaha County population fell by 5 ...

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