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Former Marysville resident pleads guilty to embezzling more than $500,000

Former Marysville resident, Larry Lord, age 63, pleaded guilty to embezzling more than $500,000 from the commercial construction company, Cheney Construction, Inc. in Manhattan that he worked for from 1995 to 2012. He embezzled the money from the company’s bank account to pay his personal expenses, including credit card debt for him and his wife. In order to cover his ...

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Gage County Fair to be held July 24-28

The Gage County Fair will be held July 24-28 this year in Beatrice. Evening entertainment includes Country Singer Justin Moore on July 24 and Gloriana on July 25. Races will be held the evening of July 26 at Beatrice Motor Speedway, with Eve of Destruction on July 27, and late model racing on July 28. Tickets are on sale at ...

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Rod Stewart elected President of Kansas Association of School Boards

The Vice-President of the Washington County School District, Rod Stewart, was elected President-elect designee by the Kansas Association of School Boards delegate assembly on December 2nd in Topeka. Stewart will serve as President-elect starting July 1 and take the office of President of the Association on July 1, 2014. He has served on many committees for the association, including the ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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Live Stream: Big 12 Football Media Days From Dallas

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 ...

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