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Poster contest aims to Put the Brakes on Fatalities

              Kids ages 5 to 13 in Kansas are encouraged to enter artwork for a statewide poster contest focusing on Put the Brakes on Fatalities Day – a nationwide effort to increase roadway safety and reduce all traffic fatalities. Three statewide winners will receive family packages from the Rolling Hills Wildlife Adventure and the Courtyard by Marriott of Salina, ...

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Home Man Injured In Accident

A Home City man was injured Friday afternoon when the pickup he was driving was struck by a semi.  Dominic, Buster, Schmitz was travelling east on Highway 36 when a semi driven by Scotty D. Blanton, age 21, of Morrison, Tennessee struck the rear of the pickup driven by Schmitz.  The accident occurred on the east edge of Home.  Schmitz ...

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Big Weekend Ahead for Homestead Days

Homestead Days are currently underway in Beatrice.  Angie Bruna, event coordinator said nearly all the area hotels are full.    This year Homestead Days include a family bike riding event, which will be held Friday, features a trip from Chautauqua Park to Riverside Park and back. An extended trip next Sunday will go from Beatrice to Pickrell and back. A ...

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Bicycling Across Kansas

Several hundred bicyclists will travel through the area as a part of the Biking Across Kansas Bicycle Event.  The bicyclists will begin their 475-mile journey on Friday ( June 8th) at the Colorado border and end the trek next Friday, ( June 15th ) at the Missouri River bank in Elwood. Centralia will serve as a rest stop for the ...

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US 77 Closed on Friday

On Friday, May 25 at approximately 7:00 a.m., northbound and southbound US-77 in Marysville will be CLOSED to all traffic for approximately 16 hours that same day for repair work on the rails at the railroad crossing.   Advance message boards will alert drivers to the roadway closure. A marked detour will be provided. Northbound US-77 traffic will detour via ...

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Highway 77 Closed Memorial Day

Highway 77 will be closed on Friday, May 25th from Highway 36 (west of Marysville) to Highway 8 in Nebraska. On Saturday & Sunday, May 26th & 27th Highway 36 will be open with a single lane of traffic. They will be doing repairs on the RR crossing North of Marysville.

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SEN. MORAN TO HOST CONFERENCE CALL FRIDAY

Will Discuss Rural Post Office Announcement   FRIDAY, May 11 at 9:30am CST     What:              U.S. Senator Jerry Moran (R-Kan.) will host a conference call with radio reporters TOMORROW, Friday, May 11, 2012 at 9:30am CST. During the call, Sen. Moran will discuss the U.S. Postal Service’s (USPS) announcement yesterday that it will not close any of the ...

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Runaway Teenager Is Safe

A runaway teenager from rural Onaga has been located.  The Pottawatomie County Sheriff Greg Riat says 14-year-old Corey Troxel was located safe over the weekend, and returned to his residence Sunday evening.  He had been reported missing Friday afternoon.

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14-Year-Old Onaga Runaway Found

A runaway teenager from rural Onaga has been located. The Pottawatomie County Sheriff Greg Riat says 14-year-old Corey Troxel was located safe over the weekend, and returned to his residence Sunday evening. Troxel had left the foster home where he was staying Wednesday evening, reportedly on foot. He had been reported missing Friday afternoon.

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