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Beatrice School Board selects new Superintendent


The Beatrice Public Schools Board of Education has selected Pat Nauroth to be their new Superintendent at a special meeting held Tuesday night.  He’s currently the assistant superintendent at South Sioux City Schools, where he has been for 25 years and has verbally committed to a two year contract with a $155,000 annual salary plus benefits.  He will begin his ... Read More »

Washington County Fair board set for 2013


Washington County Fair Board had their annual meeting last Tuesday.  Elected as officers this year are: President is Bill Keesecker, Vice President is Les Gauby, Secretary is Todd Lindquist, Treasurer is Kathy Richter and At-Large Members are Randy Hiestermann and Tim Klipp.  The Washington County Fair will be held July 16-21 with the theme being “Piecing it together in the ... Read More »

Wymore Water Project underway


The Wymore Rural Water Project has begun with construction of the water tower, which is located about 2 miles East of Wymore.  The $4.2 million project will cover 130 miles and supply water to more than 200 people.  Once the tower is completed, which is expected to be the end of this week, workers will start laying pipe to the ... Read More »

Changes made at Blue Valley Tele-Communications

Recent changes have been made at Blue Valley Telecommunications in a letter sent out to it’s customers late last week.  The BVTC Board of Directors said that at a special board meeting on July 31, they determined that the best interests of the company would be served with a change in administration.  At that time, the board voted to terminate ... Read More »

July 2012 hottest month on record

July 2012 marked the hottest month on record for the contiguous United States.  Drought expanded to cover nearly 63 percent of the lower 48 while wildfires consumed 2 million acres.   According to NOAA scientists, the average temperature was 77.6 degrees, 3.3 degrees above the 20th Century average.  The previous warmest July for the nation was July 1936 when the average ... Read More »

Washington County Commissioners Minutes 7-30-12

COMMISSION MINUTES, July 26, 2012, Meeting with the Washington City Council     Commission members Alison Mueller, Roger Otott and Gene Helms, David Willbrant, Public Works Administrator and Lou Kern,CountyClerk, attended the special meeting of the Washington City Council called forJuly 26, 2012at5:00 P.M.at theWashingtonCity Hall.  Council members attending were Ryan Kern, Council President; Gene Martin, Justin Cordry, Meyler Gibbs ... Read More »

Live Stream: Big 12 Football Media Days From Dallas

Big 12 Conference

Your Country KNDY in cooperation with the Big 12 Digital Network will have live wall-to-wall streaming coverage of the 2012 Big 12 Conference Football Media Days from Dallas, Texas. You will be able to view the press conferences’ for each member school, along with select players over two days.  Streaming will begin shortly before 9:00 a.m. each day, and last ... Read More »

Washington County Commissioners’ Report

COMMISSION MINUTES, July 16, 2012           The Board of Washington County Commission met in regular session on Monday, July 16, 2012 in the commission room at the Washington County Courthouse.  Present: Alison Mueller, 1st District Commissioner, Chairman; Roger Otott, Vice Chairman, 2nd District Commissioner; Gene Helms, 3rd District Commissioner, Elizabeth Hiltgen, County Attorney and Lou Kern, County Clerk.    Chairman ... Read More »

Marshall County Fair Schedule

Thursday, July 12 9:00 am Horse Show Halter Events Equestrian Events Costume Class Trail Class Rain date for everything except halter events is July 30 Break for heat of the day 5:00 pm — Horse Speed Events Friday, July 13 4:00 – 8:00 pm — All 4-H and Open entries accepted 6:00 pm — All Beef, Sheep, and Swine are ... Read More »


    Several major happenings have kept Kansas Highway Patrol troopers busy the last few weeks. The annual Country Stampede music festival kept troopers busy June 21-24. The July 4th holiday period also kept Patrol personnel busy with traffic, as well as helping motorists in the heat wave that has been present the last few weeks.   During the Country ... Read More »