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Telephone Scams come to our area.

Seneca Police Chief Brent Schulte says the Pamida store in Seneca reported that someone is calling customers of the Pamida Pharmacy and identifying themselves as a Pamida representative that is verifying customer information. Pamida is not conducting any type of telephone verification and believe this to be a scam to obtain personal information on individuals. Schulte reminds residents not to give out ... Read More »

Red Cross seeking Northeast Kansas volunteers

The Red Cross of Northeast Kansas is seeking volunteers to help provide Red Cross Services to the Northeast Kansas Area.  According to Red Cross Regional Marketing Director Deb Tucker the Northeast Red Cross Chapter serves 16 counties and currently has over 300 volunteers.  Volunteers can be trained for local, state, national or international response to a wide range of emergency ... Read More »

Economy Continues to Lag in Rural Areas

When the recession first hit, states with economies largely dependent upon agriculture seemed to be only marginally affected as opposed to states with large urban populations. Nearly two years into the recession though, rural areas in middle America are being hit particularly hard by what is expected to be a deeper dip into the recession for the region. This information ... Read More »

Baby Boomers & Obesity

One would think Americans would be the healthiest people in the universe with all of the information available to us about how to stay healthy. After all, we’re bombarded with polished pitchman selling everything from exercise machines to miracle weight loss programs. The reality however, is quite the opposite. A recent study from the Trust for America’s Health, raises new ... Read More »

USDA to Send FSA Offices Info on Livestock Loss

The local Farm Services Agencies are anxiously awaiting information from the Department of Agriculture in regard to helping producers who have recently sustained livestock losses due to adverse weather. Apparently the USDA has approved a program under the FSA Farm Program but that information has not yet made it to the local FSA Farm Program offices. Jim Peroutek from the ... Read More »