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Home City Post Office Hours Set

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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

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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 »

Big 12 Announces Big Monday Broadcast Schedule

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The Big 12 Conference on Wednesday announced the 2013 schedule for ESPN’s “Big Monday” broadcasts. The Kansas Jayhawks will appear 4 times this season, with Kansas State appearing twice, including the heated Sunflower State Showdown on February 11th in Lawrence. Date – Game(s), Time (CT) January 14 – Baylor at KANSAS,  8 p.m. January 21 – Oklahoma State at Baylor, ... Read More »

Washington County Commission Minutes

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           COMMISSION MINUTES, January 30, 2012            The Board of Washington County Commission met in regular session on Monday, January 30, 2012 in the commission room at the Washington County Courthouse.  Present: Alison Mueller, 1st District Commissioner, Chairman; Roger Otott, 2nd District Commissioner; Gene Helms, 3rd District Commissioner; and Lou Kern, County Clerk.   Absent: Elizabeth Hiltgen, County Attorney, who ... Read More »

USD #113 Schedules Special Board Meeting

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The Board of Education for USD #113 will be holding a special board meeting on Monday, January 30,  beginning at 7:00 PM in the Sabetha Middle School Auditorium.  A presentation will be made to include board requested financial and statistical information as it pertains to USD #113. The board has been working on a plan to ensure a strong academic ... Read More »

Gang-rape Victim Arrested

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The reported victim of a gang rape has been arrested for lying about the incident.  27-year-old Jennifer Valenta was arraigned Monday for charges of perjury, tampering with evidence, false reporting, prostitution and other charges.   In November of 2011, Valenta originally told authorities that Elliot Hawkins of Wymore offered to pay her $300 in exchange for sexual acts. According to ... Read More »

Washington County Commissioners’ Meeting Minutes

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           COMMISSION MINUTES, January 23, 2012            The Board of Washington County Commission met in regular session on Monday, January 23, 2012 in the commission room at the Washington County Courthouse.  Present: Alison Mueller, 1st District Commissioner, Chairman; Roger Otott, 2nd District Commissioner; Gene Helms, 3rd District Commissioner; and Lou Kern, County Clerk.   Absent: Elizabeth Hiltgen, County Attorney, who ... Read More »

AG Profitability Conference Slated For January 24

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Having a profitable farm and ranch  operation can be difficult in the 21st Century.  Farmers and ranchers face many challenges such as volatility in the grain and livestock markets, increases in production costs, a new Farm Bill, and changes in the global economy. To help farmers and ranchers have a better understanding of these challenges, the Marshall County Extension Service ... Read More »

Washington COMMISSION MINUTES, January 9, 2012

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                     The Board of Washington County Commission met in regular session on Monday, January 9, 2012 in the commission room at the Washington County Courthouse.  Present: Alison Mueller, 1st District Commissioner; Roger Otott, 2nd District Commissioner, Chairman; Gene Helms, 3rd District Commissioner, and Lou Kern, County Clerk.   Absent: Elizabeth Hiltgen, County Attorney, who is on maternity leave.   Chairman ... Read More »

Congressman Huelskamp Visits Marshall and Washington Counties

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Congressman Tim Huelskamp will visit Marshall County on Monday, January 9th.  In a press release The Kansas First District Congressman said he is continuing a tradition by visiting each of the District’s 69 counties every year. The Congressman will hold a town hall meeting in Marshall County from 2 to 3 P.M. at the Wagon Wheel Café at 703 Broadway.  ... Read More »