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Washington County Commission Meeting Minutes – May 19

The Board of County Commission for Washington County met in regular session on Monday, May 12, 2014 in the commission room at the Washington County Courthouse.  Members present:  Roger Otott, Vice Chairman, 2nd District Commissioner; and Gary Ouellette, 3rd District Commissioner.  Denae Dimler, County Clerk, was present to record meeting minutes.  Alison Mueller, 1st District Commissioner, Chairman, was absent. Next ...

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National Public Safety Telecommunications Week Honors Dispatchers

This week, April 13-19, is National Public Safety Telecommunications Week, a week designated to honor those who perform dispatching duties for law enforcement. The week is sponsored by the Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials International (APCO). Celebrated annually, the week honors the thousands of men and women who answer emergency calls; dispatch emergency professionals and equipment; and render life-saving assistance ...

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Fatality Accident Reported Near Onaga Sunday

One man is dead and another is injured in a head-on accident Sunday near Onaga. The Pottawatomie County Sheriff’s Office reports the accident occurred on Kansas Highway 16 one mile east of Lincoln Road. Names haven’t been released in relation to the accident, but multiple people were taken to the Onaga Hospital. The Onaga Fire Department, Pottawatomie County Sheriff’s Office ...

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Linn Recycling Trailer Fire Ruled Arson

Washington County authorities are asking the public for any details related to a fire at the recycling trailer in Linn on March 24th. The Kansas Fire Marshall, after an investigation, determined the fire was intentionally set. The incident occurred at approximately 5:00 p.m. on Monday, March 24th. The trailer is located in an empty lot between Jack’s Food Mart and ...

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Two Cell Phone Towers Collapse Near Blaine; Two Reported Dead

Please see our updated story at http://www.kndyradio.com/2014/03/25/update-two-dead-in-communications-tower-collapse-near-blaine/  Two cellular towers collapsed near Rock Creek Road and Highway K-16 in Pottawatomie County this morning near the community of Blaine. Pottawatomie County Fire Supervisor Bruce Brazzle told KMAN Radio that four individuals were working at the tower site, with two on the tower at the time of the collapse. Both of those workers ...

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Target Announces 70 Million People Now Affected By Data Breach

MINNEAPOLIS — January 10, 2014 – Target today announced updates on its continuing investigation into the recent data breach and its expected fourth quarter financial performance. As part of Target’s ongoing forensic investigation, it has been determined that certain guest information — separate from the payment card data previously disclosed — was taken during the data breach. This theft is not ...

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Westar Energy Alerts Customers About Fraudulent Calls

Topeka, Kan., Dec. 4, 2013 — Westar Energy reminds customers to be on the alert for fraudulent callers claiming to be Westar Energy employees. Several customers have contacted Westar Energy’s Customer Relations Center after receiving suspicious calls. In most cases, the caller claims to be a Westar Energy customer service representative and tries to get the customer to provide credit ...

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Consumer Alert: InsureKS.org Website Adds Price Information, Help Locator

TOPEKA, Kan. — In an effort to help Kansans who are struggling to find health insurance coverage information on the federal marketplace website, the Kansas Insurance Department’s www.insureKS.org website has new features about Kansas plans, prices and assistance. “Kansans going to the site can now get a close estimate on what plans, tax credits and rates they can qualify for ...

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