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K-99 in Wamego to be closed Wednesday thru Friday


EXPECT DELAYS! All lanes of K-99 in Wamego in Pottawatomie County will be CLOSED for a Union Pacific railroad crossing replacement project beginning at 6:00 a.m. on Wednesday, January 9 and reopening to all traffic at 6:00 p.m. on Friday, January 11, weather permitting. (This was originally scheduled for December 20-21, 2012 but was canceled due to winter weather.) A ... Read More »

Filing deadline quickly approaching


Filing deadline for the April city and school election is coming up soon. If you want to file to run for city council or school board, you must have your application in by noon January 22nd. If a primary election is necessary, it will be held February 26th and the General Election would be April 2nd. Voter registration deadline for ... Read More »

Seneca City Administrator turns in resignation…. again


Seneca City Administrator Tami Haverkamp has turned in her resignation, effective January 29th.  It’s the second time she’s turned in her resignation. She first submitted a letter of resignation in July to be effective the end of November, but withdrew that in August and the city council voted to continue her contract and give her an additional $350 a month ... Read More »

Lease Arrangements workshop coming up soon


Developing lease arrangements on pasture or cropland can be difficult, especially in today’s unpredictable markets and weather.  Workshops will be offered on January 15th at the American Legion in Concordia from 1:00 p.m.-3:30 p.m. and January 16th at the Kloppenberg Center in Hanover from 10:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Read More »

Winter Ranch Management Seminar coming up soon


The K-State Winter Ranch Management Seminar is held annually by broadcasting speakers to multiple locations across Kansas at the same time.  This year it will be held January 8th with nine different locations, the closest ones to RVED being held at the Manhattan campus and the Astra Bank in Belleville, KS.  This year’s topics will be Protection and Restoration of ... Read More »

Marysville Chamber Annual Banquet January 12


The Marysville Chamber of Commerce Annual Meeting will be held Saturday, January 12th, beginning at 6 p.m. with Social Hour, followed by the meal at 7, at the Marysville American Legion.  The main course of the meal will be your choice of brisket and chicken breast.  A short meeting will follow the meal, followed by the entertainment.  The theme for ... Read More »

Rep. Heulskamp looses Ag Committee seat


U.S. Representative Tim Heulskamp has lost his seat on the House Ag committee.  A group of about 30 House Republican leaders met in private and they decided to take matters into their own hands and make an example of 4 conservatives who didn’t vote consistently with House Speaker John Boehner and his allies.  If the decision stands, the U.S. House ... Read More »

New State Income Tax Rules


As the end of the 2011 rapidly approaches, the Kansas Department of Revenue has begun posting information concerning the changes in state income tax laws that take effect January 1st. The state of Kansas has sent out mailers to 160,000 businesses to inform them about the new tax law and how it applies to them. State Revenue Department Spokesperson Jeannine ... Read More »

Home City Post Office Hours Set


In an update to our story about area post offices having shortened hours, the proposed hours at Home City Post Office were 8 to 10 a.m., however they have now been set  for 9 to 11 a.m. Monday thru Friday.  Elaine Roever, Postmaster-relief at Home City, said they had received a letter from the U.S. Postal Service late last week ... Read More »

Senator Moran accepting applications for internships


Senator Jerry Moran is accepting applications for internships to work in his Washington D.C., Topeka, Wichita, Hays, and Pittsburg offices for the spring 2013 term.  Congressional internships are open to qualified undergraduate and graduate students, along with recent graduates, who have an interest in public service and have achieved academic success.  Applications are due by Friday, November 2nd and the ... Read More »