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Storm Damage Reported In Frankfort; Emergency Management On Scene

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Marshall County Emergency Management on the scene with storm damage in Frankfort. Sheriff Dan Hargraves discouraging traffic, lots of trees, limbs, and power lines down. “It’s a mess,” he says. Widespread wind damage reported throughout town. Power lines and poles down. Roof of city hall blown off. Windows throughout the town were broken either by hail or wind. In Washington ...

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Twin Valley League Volleyball Wrap – Week #3

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Team League Overall Washington County 7-0 12-0 Centralia 6-0 10-1 Valley Heights 5-1 8-3 Axtell 5-2 7-5 Frankfort 5-2 9-3 Troy 4-3 4-3 Linn 3-4 9-4 Clifton-Clyde 2-4 2-4 Hanover 2-4 8-5 Onaga 2-5 7-8 Blue Valley 1-6 1-10 Doniphan West 1-6 3-9 Wetmore 1-7 2-11 Scores from September 16, 2014 Washington County def Blue Valley 25-12, 25-9 Washington County ...

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Twin Valley League Volleyball Wrap-Up – Week #1

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Team League Overall Washington County 3-0 3-0 Valley Heights 2-0 2-0 Frankfort 2-0 2-0 Centralia 2-0 6-1 Linn 2-1 2-1 Clifton-Clyde 1-1 1-1 Troy 1-1 1-1 Axtell 1-1 3-4 Hanover 1-2 1-2 Blue Valley 0-2 0-2 Doniphan West 0-2 0-2 Wetmore 0-2 0-2 Onaga 0-3 0-3 Scores from September 2 Frankfort def Doniphan West 25-12, 25-21 Clifton-Clyde def Doniphan West ...

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Overnight Accident Sends Four Area Youth To Hospitals

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Four Frankfort youth were critically injured shortly before 2 a.m. Sunday morning, a mile and a half east of Home City. A vehicle driven by 18-year-old Cassey D. Farrant of Frankfort was southbound on 18th Road, and failed to stop at U.S. Highway 36, and struck the trailer of a semi hauling meat driven by 59-year-old Gregory W. Morgan of ...

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Road Construction Projects To Impact Area Highways

Traffic is to be detoured on Highway K-99 north of Frankfort beginning this week for a bridge replacement project over the Clear Creek drainage area, five miles north of Frankfort. Crews will begin setting traffic control, which will include a marked detour via Highway K-9 to Highway K-87 to U.S. Highway 36. That will be operational directing traffic for the duration of ...

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Highway K-9 Remains Closed Following Train Derailment

The Kansas Department of Transportation advises that Highway K-9 from Frankfort west remains closed following the train derailment Monday. It is hoped that it will reopen sometime Sunday, weather permitting, as work continues on cleanup and crossing replacement.

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Cleanup Continues On Union Pacific Coal Train Derailment Near Frankfort

Eight to as many as ten cars of a Union Pacific coal train derailed at the west edge of Frankfort Monday morning around 9 a.m. The crossing at the west edge of town, Highway K-9 to Blue Rapids, remains closed as cleanup continues. Tumbleweed Road crossing a mile north of Frankfort is also impacted. The south crossing on Highway K-99 was closed temporarily as the train ...

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Area 1A State Track & Field Results From Wichita

The Kansas State High School Activities Association Track & Field Championships were held this past weekend at Cessna Stadium in Wichita. Below are the area team results from the meet, with complete results available at the following link. [ COMPLETE 1A RESULTS ] 1A GIRLS RESULTS TEAM SCORES 1. Valley Heights, 4. Linn, 14. Baileyville B&B, 15. Centralia, 17. Clifton-Clyde, ...

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Kansas White Way Centennial Car Run Saturday

A celebration commemorating the Centennial Kansas White Way car run is planned Saturday. The auto tour begins simultaneously at 8 a.m. in Concordia from the Brown Grand Opera House, and in Atchison from the county historical society museum, meeting in Frankfort at 2 p.m. for a commemoration ceremony. The event marks a grass root effort in 1914 that covered the same route, then designated as the Kansas ...

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